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Akbars

Authentic Indian Cuisine

Sheffield

Meadowbank Road, Rotherham, S61 2NF

01709 555 500

Akbar's Sheffield Menu

Starters
  • Seekh Kebabs £3.25 Tender minced lamb with onions, herbs, fresh coriander and green chillies cooked over charcoal.
  • Chicken Tikka £3.75 Boneless chicken marinated in yoghurt, herbs and spices (ginger, garlic, fresh coriander, etc.) cooked over charcoal.
  • Chicken Wings £2.95 Chicken wings spiced in a yoghurt marinade with special spices cooked over charcoal.
  • Liver Tikka £3.45 Chicken liver mixed with special spices including ginger, garlic and fresh coriander cooked slowly under a grill.
  • Keema Samosas £2.80 Lightly spiced minced lamb, onions and sweetcorn wrapped in a thin crispy pastry.
  • Lamb Shami Kebab £3.25 Spiced minced lamb - grilled on tawa.
  • Chicken Pakora £3.40 Spiced chicken pieces deep fried in a spicy batter.
  • Lamb Chops £3.75 Lamb chops marinated in spices and cooked over charcoal grill.
  • Chicken Nambali £3.90 Breast of chicken pieces marinated, grilled and finally garnished with melting cheese. Served with fried onions, peppers, tomatoes and potatoes.
Vegetarian Starters
  • Onion & Potato Bhaji £2.75 Onions & potatoes deep fried in a spicy Indian batter and served in a side salad.
  • Vegetarian Rolls £2.75 Spiced mixed vegetables wrapped in a thin crispy pastry.
  • Mushroom and Potato Pori £3.25 Mushroom and potato cooked with onions, tomatoes & garlic served on a poori (crispy deep fried bread)
  • Akbar's Special Veg Pakora £3.75 Onion, potatoes, mushroom, bhindi and paneer (veg. cheese) spiced and deep fried in a spicy batter. Served with warm salad.
  • Mushroom Pakora £3.25 Mushrooms coated with a spicy batter and deep fried. Served with fresh salad.
  • Paneer Pakora £3.25 Mushrooms coated with a spicy batter and deep fried. Served with fresh salad.
Seafood Starters
  • Masala Fish £3.95 Fish spiced with an exotic masala (special mixed spices).
  • Prawn and Chicken Poori £3.70 Tender prawns and chicken in a rich masala sauce, garnished with coriander served in a poori (crispy fried bread).
  • Fish Pakoras £3.75 Fish cutlets coated in a spicy batter and deep fried, served with a fresh crispy salad.
  • Calamari Special £3.75 Squid cooked and served in Akbars special style.
  • Fish Nambali £3.90 Fish marinated, grilled and finally garnished with melting cheese. Served with fried onions, peppers, tomatoes and potatoes.
  • King Prawn Tikka £6.75 Tender prawns marinated in yoghurt, herbs and spices (ginger, garlic, fresh coriander, etc.) cooked over charcoal.
Vegetarian Specialities
  • Balti Palak Aloo Dhal £7.85 Spinach, potatoes and lentils cooked to a traditional Balti recipe.
  • Vegetable Makhani £7.95 A mild creamy vegetable dish with nuts, in a rich sauce.
  • Bhindi & Tomato Balti £7.95 Okra cooked with ginger, garlic, onions and extra tomatoes, gently cooked together with herbs and spices.
  • Balti Mushroom Paneer £7.85 Mushrooms cooked in a delicate Indian cheese.
  • Vegetable Dupiaza £7.85 A traditional curry prepared with double the amount of fried onions.
  • Vegetable Dansak £7.85 Persian style curry with sweet and sour paste made with pineapples, lentils and sweetcorn.
  • Balti Dhal Tarka £7.25 Lentils cookedin a Balti with fresh ingredients.
  • Balti Palak Aloo & Mushrooms £7.85 A traditional vegetable Balti - potatoes, spinach and mushrooms cooked with selected spices and ginger, garlic, onions and tomatoes, garnished with methi and coriander.
  • Chana & Panir Balti £7.95 Chickpeas and vegetable cheese cooked in a spicy sauce, garnished with coriander.
  • Vegetable Rogan Josh £7.85 A vegetarian dish prepared with tomatoes to create a tangy taste, garnished with fried onions and coriander.
  • Aloo, Gobi & Matter Balti £7.95 Potato and cauliflower, cooked with green peas.
  • Vegetable Biryani £7.95 Mixed vegetables cooked as a rice based dish.
  • Palak & Paneer Balti £7.95 Spinach and Indian cheese, cooked in a spicy sauce, garnished with coriander.
  • Karahi Vegetable £7.95
  • Vegetable Achari Balti £7.85 Mixed vegetables cooked in a tangy and spicy flower.
Old School Favourites
  • Dopiaza £7.55 Traditional curry prepared with onions.
  • Dansak £7.55 Persian style curry with a sweet and sour taste, made with pinapple, lentils and sweetcorn.
  • Korma £7.65 A curry originally for the British Paj in India. A mild and creamy taste (Very Mild).
  • Rogan Josh £7.95 Tender lamb or chicken cooked in a rich sauce using tomatoes garnished with coriander.
  • Madras or Vindaloo £7.55 Choice of two hot dishes cooked with chillies for a taste to be remembered.
Chefs Specialities
  • Lamb Paneer £8.95 Spring lamb cooked with traditional Indian cheese in a rich sauce.
  • Chicken Jalfrezi £8.95 Tender pieces of chicken cooked with herbs, spices and egg.
  • Roshan Lal £8.95 A spicy lamb dish cooked with onions, tomatoes and peppers in a rich sauce, garnished with onions and coriander.
  • Chicken Tikka Masala £9.45 Chicken breast marinated in a yoghurt, herbs and spices, cooked over a charcoal grill and then finally pot roasted with ginger, garlic, onions, tomatoes, with a sprinkling of coriander.
  • Biryani £9.25 Traditional popular Indian rice dish.
  • Makai Ka Sewat £8.95 Tender lamb and chicken cooked with a sweetcorn and fresh lemon segments in a spicy tomato sauce. Garnished with coriander.
  • Akbar-e-Balti £9.95 A mouth watering combination of chicken, lamb, mushroom and potatoes cooked with spices. Garnished with coriander.
  • Balti Lazeez £9.45 A combination of chicken, prawns, lamb and sweetcorn cooked with fresh ingredients and garnished with coriander.
  • Chicken Tikka & Garlic Balti £9.45 Chicken pieces, marinated in yoghurt, herbs and spices - cooked over charcoal and finally roasted in a Balti with a large helping of garlic.
  • Chicken Tikka Makhani £9.95 Mild chicken tikka pieces cooked in a clay oven and pot roasted in a mild spicy sauce made from tomatoes and double cream - all garnished with almonds and cashew nuts (Very Mild).
  • Karahi Fish & Potato £9.95 Fish cooked with crushed onions, tomatoes, garlic and ginger added with baby potatoes and peppers. A special mix of delicate spices cooked to a secret family recipe.
  • King Prawn Special £10.95 King prawn prepared in a subtle sauce of herbs and spices with onions, tomatoes, garlic, ginger and Kashmiri Masala.
  • Seafood Balti £9.95 A mouth watering combination of prawns, fish and king prawns cooked in a subtle sauce of herbs and spices garnished with coriander and lemon. This is probably the best seafood dish in the sub-continent.
  • Chef's Challenge £11.95 Chicken, Lamb keema and potatoes cooked in the famous Akbar's balti sauce served with naan and pilau rice. If one can finish this challenge alone you will qualify for a free dessert.
Special Baltis
  • Chicken & Prawn Special Balti £9.45 Spring chicken cooked with subtle herbs and spices with added prawns and coriander giving it a real aroma.
  • Chicken & Potato Balti £8.45 Tender chicken cooked with baby potatoes, garnished with coriander.
  • Lamb & Potato Balti £8.95 Tender lamb cooked with baby potatoes, garnished with coriander.
  • Chicken & Spinach Balti £8.45 Chicken cooked with spinach, ginger, garlic and delicate spices.
  • Chicken Tikka & Keema Balti £9.45 Grilled chicken, pot roasted with minced lamb, ginger, garlic and selected herbs and spices to create a mouth watering dish. Highly recommended.
  • Lamb & Ginger Balti £8.95 Tender lamb cooked in the traditional Balti method with a generous portion of fresh and fried ginger.
  • Chicken & Chilli Balti £8.95 A hot and fiery Balti cooked with peppers and green chillies, garnished with corriander. (Hot Dish)
  • Chicken & Mushroom Balti £8.95 Chicken cooked with mushrooms in a balti, garnished with coriander.
  • Lamb & Spinach Balti £8.95 A very traditional combination of tender lamb and spinach cooked with carefully chosen delicate spices.
  • Handi of the Day £8.65 Everyday our chef prepares a different handi dish, purely to give you a rare opportunit to sample Indian cuisine cooked as we would eat at home (usually cooked on the bone).
Traditional Desi-Apna Style
  • Lamb Handi £7.95 Same as above but cooked on the bone.
  • Karahi Chicken Tikka Masala £7.95 Chicken breast over a charcoal grill and then roasted with ginger, garlic, onions, tomatoes, with a sprinkling of coriander.
  • Karahi Chicken £7.95 Same as above but cooked with tender chicken.
  • Karahi Chicken & Palak £8.45 Cooked with spinach, ginger, garlic and delicate spices.
  • Karahi Lamb & Palak £8.45 Same as above but cooked with lamb.
  • Karahi Fish £8.25 Fish cooked with onions, peppers, tomatoes, garlic and ginger to create a rich authentic taste.
  • Karahi King Prawns £11.95 Prawns cooked with onions, pepper, tomatoes, garlic & ginger.
  • Karahi Keema & Peas (or Potatoes) £7.95 Lamb cooked with onions, peppers, tomatoes, garlic, ginger & green chillies.
  • Karahi Bhindi Gosht £8.45 As above but with lamb and fresh okra.
  • Karahi Chicken & Keema Mix £8.45 Combination of Karahi Chicken and Karahi Keema cooked together for a unique taste.
  • Karahi Chicken & Potato £8.45 Cooked with baby potatoes and garnished with coriander.
  • Karahi Lamb & Potato £8.45 Lamb cooked with baby potatoes and garnished coriander.
Lahori
  • Magaz £7.95
  • Paya £7.95
  • Gurda Kapoora £7.45
  • Ojri £7.45
  • Nihari £7.45
  • Haleem £7.45
Desserts
  • Ras Malai £2.60 A traditional, cool refreshing Indian sweet - served chilled.
  • Gulab Jamon £2.60 Soft, juicy sponge balls served with hot creamy sauce or ice cream.
  • Kulfi £2.60 Home made Indian ice cream made to an authentic recipe - garnished with nuts.
  • Ice Cream £2.80 We usually stock all popular flavors of British and European ice cream - vanilla, strawberry, chocolate, mint & coconut.
  • Chocolate Bambino £3.40 Hot chocolate fudge cake, served with vanilla ice cream and chololate sauce.
  • Gajar Halva £2.60 Home made traditional carrot cake served warm.
  • Coffee £1.95
  • Liqueur Coffee £3.40 Fresh ground coffee with your favourite liqueur topped with cream.
  • Lassi (Jug) £6.45 Traditional Asian drink - delicious
  • Lassi (Glass) £2.00 Traditional Asian drink - delicious
  • Chocolate Chip Brownie £2.90 Served with ice cream.
  • Sticky Toffee Pudding £2.90 Served with ice cream.