Hector last visited the Shish Mahal (60-68 Park Rd, Glasgow G4 9JF) back in 2010, there was no rush to return to one of Glasgow’s oldest Curry Houses.That evening my meal impressed, my fellow diners did not have such a good experience. .Whilst I had the roast beef on Sunday (see my last post), @ickleperson74 opted for the wild venison loin served with roast parsnip, pickled pear, mashed potato and red wine sauce..Another example of near on perfection from @martinthliveros & co in the kitchen..She absolutely loved this plate of food and allowed me a wee bite so I can confirm it was every bit as good as it looks. We always try each other’s food (especially when in a curry house) and were both very impressed with the other’s choice. The Shish Mahal in Glasgow has been named in Lonely Planet's new book The World's Best Spicy Food, as the best place on earth to eat chicken tikka masala Morgan Freeman *HOLLYWOOD legend Morgan Freeman has eaten in some of the best restaurants in the world. She had tried mine when I had had it on a previous visit and remembered that she’d vowed to get it one time. I count myself as someone who can’t get enough of the spicy stuff and with a rare free weekend at home, to do as I please, I was tempted to head for my excellent local takeaway, The Ashmaan Tandoori and put my feet up. Create New Account. Shish Mahal has a FHIS rating of Pass. A deep orangey/red in colour (contains red wine and tomatoes) with a sprinkling of fresh coriander (which we would always do when making curry at home – mmmmmm! The poppadum arrived alongside some lovely cold pints of Cobra. Thank you for visiting Shish Mahal in Glasgow. SHISH MAHAL is a 5-star rated Caterer on Bark. Shish Mahal: Excellent indian Cuisine - See 554 traveller reviews, 18 candid photos, and great deals for Glasgow, UK, at Tripadvisor. The rice was lovely and the naan was simply perfect; hot, crispy in places, a lovely mild spicy flavour and incredibly moreish! !.Monadh remains in our top 2 or 3 restaurants in Greater Glasgow for good reason. Your email address will not be published. Reserve a table at Shish Mahal, Glasgow on Tripadvisor: See 554 unbiased reviews of Shish Mahal, rated 4 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #371 of 2,216 restaurants in Glasgow. Mrs Glasgowscran’s Lal Pari was, as remembered, just lovely. Cafe Salma – Glasgow – Scotland; Lahori Dhera Grill and Steakhouse – Sheffield – England; Masala Zing – Glasgow – Scotland; Noor Mahal – Glasgow – Scotland; The Khyber – Scotland’s first Afghan Restaurant; Hector’s Curry Recipes. This is all subdued pinks and creamy flashes, containing chunks of chicken and many green and surprisingly hot peppers. Remember to check our new online ordering site to get up to date prices and exclusive special offers, limited to our online customers only! Reserve a table at Shish Mahal, Glasgow on Tripadvisor: See 557 unbiased reviews of Shish Mahal, rated 4 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #367 of 2,221 restaurants in Glasgow. Shish Mahal: Best chicken tikka masala in the universe - See 553 traveller reviews, 18 candid photos, and great deals for Glasgow, UK, at Tripadvisor. Established in 1964, Shish Mahal is globally renowned for being the birthplace of Chicken Tikka Masala – fondly described by many as the UK’s national dish. We do not pre-moderate or monitor readers’ comments appearing on our websites, but we do post-moderate in response to complaints we receive or otherwise when a potential problem comes to our attention. Shish Mahal – Dinner – May 2014 (from the archives) Mrs Glasgowscran informed me on Wednesday last week that she wanted to treat me to a meal somewhere to celebrate some good news in relation to my job (specifically a change thereof). Director of Shish Mahal and grandson of current owner Rashaid Ali, Andleeb Ahmed is a proud fifth-generation member of the world famous family run national treasure. The current rating is on their page on the FSS Website.Allergies, intolerances and dietary requirements: Before ordering, please contact the restaurant directly and ask to speak to a member of staff who can assist if you require information about ingredients and help cater for your needs. If you are dissatisfied with the response provided you can contact IPSO here. If nothing else it's different. Mrs Glasgowscran, like me, hadn’t had the Amrat Mirchi Punjabi Khoya before but was immediately impressed. There are two theories about the origin of Chicken Tikka Masala – one that it was created in Punjab, India by Bangladeshi migrant chefs in the 1960s and one that it was created in Glasgow, Scotland by Ali Ahmed Aslam, the owner and chef at the Shish Mahal restaurant in the west end of Glasgow. There were flavours of spices, coconut, nuts and green chilli, to name but a few. Author Topic: "Shish Mahal" Pakora Recipe (from Haldi) (Read 3120 times) 0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic. We’ll be back before the year is out! It also feels like there is a fair bit of ghee in there adding richness and flavour and probably calories too. Shish Mahal, Glasgow: See 557 unbiased reviews of Shish Mahal, rated 4 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #370 of 2,219 restaurants in Glasgow. Those ads you do see are predominantly from local businesses promoting local services. How refreshing. See more of Shish mahal east kilbride on Facebook. !.Absolutely amazing roast rump of beef at Monadh Kitchen yesterday. Shish Mahal – Dinner – May 2014 (from the archives) Mrs Glasgowscran informed me on Wednesday last week that she wanted to treat me to a meal somewhere to celebrate some good news in relation to my job (specifically a change thereof). Given I’d had the Lal Pari before I wasn’t surprised by its quality of flavour. We use only traditional methods and recipes to maintain the authentic taste and high standard of ingredients. Shish Mahal: Brilliant as usual - See 551 traveller reviews, 18 candid photos, and great deals for Glasgow, UK, at Tripadvisor. We hadn’t been there for roughly 6 months and had been talking about curry earlier in the day so it was a natural reaction. Reserve a table at Shish Mahal, Glasgow on Tripadvisor: See 557 unbiased reviews of Shish Mahal, rated 4 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #370 of 2,224 restaurants in Glasgow. Nowadays, if you order a mixed grill in a Glasgow Indian restaurant, as many Indian families do, you are presented with mountains of kebabs and grilled chicken and chops and tikkas. Some of the customers look like they've been here since the seventies, too. I was expecting something a bit redder, louder, more chemical-looking, possibly even a purple sauce. It's a very simple, no frills, small, 85 page spiral bound book. The place was 75% full at this stage, as you would expect from an Indian institution such as Shish Mahal. 3.5 out of 5 stars. Upon arrival we were greeted by a charming waiter with a friendly smile who led us to our table. It was apparently - or should I say allegedly, as these things can be controversial - invented in the Shish by combining a tin of tomato soup, some cream and a chicken tikka that a customer wearing flares had thought was too dry. Shish Mahal, Glasgow: See 557 unbiased reviews of Shish Mahal, rated 4 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #367 of 2,221 restaurants in Glasgow. Please feel free to browse our new website and place your order online. To this day, I’m yet to try something in the Shish Mahal that I don’t like. The table had been booked for 6pm but we were enjoying a cold pint in the sun outside King Tuts Wah Wah hut so much that we ‘phoned and asked if we could put it back half an hour (in order that we could enjoy a second!). We had a mixed pakora too. - utterly delicious! Shish Mahal: Tasty food - See 553 traveller reviews, 18 candid photos, and great deals for Glasgow, UK, at Tripadvisor. Shish Mahal: Amazing! Served with carrot, parsnip and roasties (swipe to see the crispiest roast potatoes ever!) It was invented in the seventies, after all. Forgot account? Post moderation is undertaken full-time 9am-6pm on weekdays, and on a part-time basis outwith those hours. Découvrez des commentaires utiles de client et des classements de commentaires pour [Shish Mahal Cook Book] [By: Aslam, Ali] [February, 1982] sur Amazon.fr. This is because of the dish I have ordered tonight: chicken tikka masala. Shish Mahal in Glasgow will always be offering great food at affordable prices. Data returned from the Piano 'meterActive/meterExpired' callback event. We hungrily asked for a couple of poppadum with spiced onion and mango chutney to cure our beer munchies whilst we perused the menu. Groups of them. Make sure this account has posts available on instagram.com. There's little to please neophiles at the Shish Mahal. Shish Mahal: Jewel in the West End! So here’s to the Shish Mahal, a long standing pillar of the community in the West End of Glasgow and a glowing example of what a curry house should be. Within one minute we had managed to snap a photo, help ourselves to rice and a tear of naan and spoon out some of the delicious looking curry. Get involved with the news in your community, This website and associated newspapers adhere to the Independent Press Standards Organisation's Editors' Code of Practice. Wide selection of Indian food to have delivered to your door. Mrs Glasgowscran informed me on Wednesday last week that she wanted to treat me to a meal somewhere to celebrate some good news in relation to my job (specifically a change thereof). @ickleperson74 said it was definitely up there with other cracking local curry houses!.Deffo going to try some of their other food soon!.#curry #chickencurry #indian #indianfood #pakistanifood #asiancuisine #spicyfood #spicy #chickentikka #saag #saagpaneer #paradesi #takeaway #delivery #supportlocal #localproduce #bearsden #glasgow #glasgowscran #Glasgowfoodie #scottishfoodblog #scottishbloggers #yum #yummy #delicious #dinner #eatingfortheinsta #f52grams #foodstagram #foodiesofinstagram ... See MoreSee Less. When asked where I wanted to go the first words that came out of my mouth were “the Shish!”. It contains something I haven't seen since tartan stripes were de rigueur on trousers; a tandooried chicken leg. View the full menu from Shish Mahal Restaurant in Glasgow G4 9JF and place your order online. Shish Mahal: Best curry house in Glasgow - See 557 traveller reviews, 19 candid photos, and great deals for Glasgow, UK, at Tripadvisor. Shish Mahal, Glasgow: See 20 unbiased reviews of Shish Mahal, rated 4.5 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #1,078 of 2,225 restaurants in Glasgow. 991 people like this. Check out their profile and get in touch today 8 check-ins. We may then apply our discretion under the user terms to amend or delete comments. This error message is only visible to WordPress admins, Nick’s Italian Kitchen & Bar – Lunch – April 2014, Tinto Tapas Bar (Hyndland) – Lunch – May 2014. Feb 13, 2020 - Shish Mahal Glasgow (The Home of Chicken Tikka Masala!) If you’ve not yet tried it you’d be mad not to go! And there. Please feel free to browse our new website and place your order online. As a subscriber, you are shown 80% less display advertising when reading our articles. Gary63. 4 people found this helpful. Remember to check our new online ordering site to get up to date prices and exclusive special offers, limited to our online customers only! We decided that the shared poppadum was sufficient as a starter as we wanted to attempt to do justice to the main event. The recipes are excellent, simple to follow and allow you to make many of the dishes served up in Glasgow's famous Shish Mahal… Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Shish Mahal Cook Book by Ali Aslam (1982-03-02) at Amazon.com. Sheesh. The staff were only too willing to do this in order to accommodate our lackadaisical approach to the evening. | 21 Curry Houses You Have To Visit Before You Die #ChickenHouses Opens in 40 minutes. It takes a few minutes to work out exactly what it is about the Shish that feels different. .Being spinach-in-curry lovers we opted for the saag paneer and chicken tikka paradesi (ginger, chilli, onions coriander & spinach) and were blown away with the quality of both!.Delicious, authentic flavours with tender tikka chicken and paneer which had no doubt been marinated..Whilst they look very similar they were quite distinct and each very tasty indeed!. Reserve a table at Shish Mahal, Glasgow on Tripadvisor: See 556 unbiased reviews of Shish Mahal, rated 4 of 5 on Tripadvisor and ranked #376 of 2,218 restaurants in Glasgow. That world-famous tikka masala, then? Before long the dishes were brought to the table and salivation became a problem. Community See All. There was a garlic okra poori which was sticky and unctuous and filling, and then we had the mixed grill. 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