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THE MAHBUB

INDIAN TAKE AWAY & BALTI HOUSE

0161 861 8180

The Mahbub's Menu

We are proud to present you with an exciting Menu of special high class traditional Indian dishes. Your satisfaction is our aim. Our food, quite simply, is the Best.

ALL CHICKEN DISHES ARE BREAST OF THE HIGHEST QUALITY, AT NO EXTRA COST

STARTERS

TANDOORI top

tandoori kebabSandwiches made with Fresh Naan, Salad & Mint Sauce

  • Chicken Tikka Sandwich £3.50
  • Lamb Tikka Sandwich £3.70
  • Seek Kebab Sandwich £3.50
  • Special Mixed Sandwich £3.80

  • Tandoori Chicken (quarter)£2.75
  • Tandoori King Prawn £3.60
  • Garlic Chicken Tikka £2.35
  • Chicken Tikka £2.15
  • Lamb Tikka £2.30
  • Fish Tikka £2.80
  • Sheek Kebab (2 in portion) £2.15
  • Shami Kebab (2 in portion) £2.25
  • Mixed Kebab £3.00
  • Stuffed Mushrooms with Mincemeat£2.15
    (3 in portion)
  • Chicken Pakora £2.15
  • Chicken Chat with Puri £2.60

NON-TANDOORItop

  • Onion Bhajee (4 in portion) £1.90
  • Samosa meat or veg (2 in portion) £1.90
  • King Prawn Puri £3.50
  • King Prawn Butterfly £3.35
  • Prawn Puri £2.45
  • Mushroom Puri £2.15
  • Garlic Mushroom with Puri £2.20
  • Prawn Cocktail £2.05
  • Aloo Chat Puri £2.15
  • Vegetable Chat & Puri £2.05
  • Mulligatawny Soup £1.50
  • Dhall Soup £1.40

Chef's Recommendations

Served with Pilau Rice or Naan Bread

  • MOGLAI LAMB LAZIA (Medium)£7.70
    Lamb cooked in a special medium sauce with potatoes.
  • CHICKEN KASMIRI (Mild)£7.30
    Chicken cooked in a mild fruity sauce with banana.
  • MAHBUB SPECIAL (Medium)£8.35
    Chicken, Lamb, Prawn & Egg cooked together in a medium dry sauce with selected spices & herbs.
  • LAMB JYPOORI (Hot)£7.80
    Barbecued Lamb with green chilli, garnished with a special garlic Rogan Josh sauce on top.
  • CHICKEN CHILLI MASALLA  (Hot)£7.80
    Chicken and minced lamb cooked in a hot dry sauce, garnished with lots of green chillies on top.
  • CHICKEN MURGI MASALLA (Medium)£8.20
    Quarter of a Chicken cooked with mince meat in a special medium sauce.
  • CHICKEN TIKKA KAROLA (Hot)£7.70
    Barbecued Chicken sauteed with onions, tomatoes, green chilli and capsicum.
  • MOGULAI CHICKEN (Mild)£7.80
    Chicken Tikka cooked in a cream sauce with egg and nuts (mild).
  • SAAG GOSHT (Medium)£7.85
    Lamb cooked in a medium sauce with fresh spinach leaf.
  • CHICKEN SAAG (Medium)£7.75
  • CHICKEN TIKKA PATHIA (Hot & Sour)£7.75
  • LAMB TIKKA PATHIA (Hot & Sour)£7.75

BALTI DISHES (Medium heat one chilli ) top

balti image

What is Balti cooking? Balti cooking is predominately practised by the people of Baltistan (North Pakistan), it is traditionally cooked in a cast iron wok-like dish using highly flavoured aromatic spices, with fresh coriander and fresh herbs, producing a delicious slightly dry dish.

Served with Pilau Rice or Naan Bread

  • Special Mixed Balti £7.90
    (Chicken, Lamb & Prawn)
  • Balti Chicken £7.40
  • Balti Lamb £7.50
  • Balti King Prawn £8.75
  • Balti Prawn £7.30
  • Fish Balti £7.15
  • Fish Tikka Balti £7.40
  • Balti Chicken Tikka £7.60
  • Balti Lamb Tikka £7.65
  • Balti Khyber Gosht £7.60
  • Balti Akabari Cham Cham £7.60
  • Balti Silsila£7.80
    (Chicken Tikka, Mushroom & Cream)
  • Balti Exotica £8.45
    (Tandoori Chicken, King Prawn & Lamb Tikka)
  • Balti Chilli Chicken Tikka £7.80
  • Balti Chilli Lamb Tikka £7.85
  • Balti Vegetable £6.75
  • Balti Mushroom £6.75

Karahi Dishes (Medium heat one chilli)top

These dishes are delicately spiced and cooked with peeled tomatoes, onions, capsicum and garnished with fresh coriander. A very delicious dish.

Served with Pilau Rice or Naan Bread

  • SPECIAL KARAHI (Mixed) £7.85
  • CHICKEN KARAHI £7.10
    (breast off the bone)
  • LAMB KARAHI £7.20
  • CHICKEN TIKKA KARAHI £7.20
    (breast off the bone)
  • GARLIC CHICKEN TIKKA KARAHI £7.55
  • LAMB TIKKA KARAHI £7.30
  • KING PRAWN KARAHI £8.65
  • PRAWN KARAHI £7.10
  • FISH KARAHI £7.10
  • FISH TIKKA KARAHI £7.40
  • VEGETABLE KARAHI£6.65
  • MUSHROOM KARAHI £6.65

TANDOORI SPECIALITIES top

All tandoori dishes are prepared in a charcoal clay oven with tender chicken or spring Lamb etc, marinated in yoghurt with herbs & special tandoori spices.

Served with Vegetable Curry Sauce & Salad and Pilau Rice or Naan Bread

  • Garlic Chicken Tikka £6.60
  • Tandoori Chicken (half) £6.70
  • Tandoori King Prawn £9.20
  • Tandoori Sheek Kebab (4) £6.60
  • Tandoori Mixed Grill £8.00
  • Chicken Tikka £6.50
  • Lamb Tikka £6.60
  • Chicken Shashlick £7.00
  • Lamb Shashlick £7.20
  • Fish Tikka £6.50

TANDOORI MASALLA DISHES top

Diced Chicken or Lamb etc. marinated and barbecued in charcoal clay oven, cooked with fresh cream & special spices, garnished with fresh coriander.

Served with Pilau Rice or Naan Bread

  • Tandoori Chicken Masalla £7.10
  • Chicken Tikka Masalla. £7.20
  • Lamb Tikka Masalla. £7.30
  • Tandoori King Prawn Masalla. £8.70
  • Tandoori Cocktail Masalla (mixed) £7.60
  • Tandoori Butter Chicken £7.10
  • Chicken or Lamb Passanda £7.35
  • Vegetable or Mushroom Masalla.£6.65
  • Fish Tikka Masalla £7.00

TANDOORI MAKON DISHES top

Cooked in butter with garlic, ginger and a special blend of spices

Served with Pilau Rice or Naan Bread

  • Chicken Tikka Makon £7.05
  • Lamb Tikka Makon £7.15
  • King Prawn Makon £8.70
  • Special Mixed Makon £7.40

JALFREZI DISHES (Hot heat one chilliheat one chilliheat one chilliheat one chilli) top

jalfrezi imageThe dish is prepared with fresh herbs cooked with green chillies, onions and fresh capsicums, garnished with fresh coriander.

Served with Pilau Rice or Naan Bread

  • Special Jalfrezi (Mixed) £7.85
  • Chicken Tikka Jalfrezi (off bone) £7.20
  • Lamb Tikka Jalfrezi. £7.30
  • Chicken Jalfrezi (off bone) £7.15
  • Prawn Jalfrezi £7.00
  • Lamb Jalfrezi £7.20
  • King Prawn Jalfrezi £8.70
  • Fish Jalfrezi £7.15
  • Fish Tikka Jalfrezi. £7.30
  • Vegetable Jalfrezi. £6.65
  • Garlic Chicken Tikka Jalfrezi £7.60

MAIN DISHES

BHUNA DISHES (Medium heat one chilli) top

A combination of spices, tomatoes, onions fried and cooked together to provide a dish of medium strength, garnished with fresh coriander.

These Dishes are served with either Boiled Rice, Chips or Naan Bread (Pilau Rice 70p extra)

  • SPECIAL (Mixed) £6.90
  • CHICKEN TIKKA £6.30
  • GARLIC CHICKEN TIKKA£6.45
  • CHICKEN (breast off bone) £6.20
  • LAMB £6.30
  • KEEMA (minced meat) £6.10
  • PRAWN £6.00
  • KING PRAWN £7.50
  • FISH £6.50
  • FISH TIKKA £6.60
  • VEGETABLE £5.95

DUPIAZA DISHES (Medium heat one chilli) top

Prepared with fresh herbs, fried onions, capsicum and garnished with fresh coriander. It has a dry consistency.

These Dishes are served with either Boiled Rice, Chips or Naan Bread (Pilau Rice 70p extra)

  • SPECIAL (Mixed) £6.90
  • CHICKEN TIKKA (breast off bone).£6.35
  • GARLIC CHICKEN TIKKA.£6.45
  • CHICKEN (breast off bone) £6.15
  • LAMB £6.20
  • PRAWN £6.00
  • KING PRAWN £7.40
  • FISH £6.50
  • FISH TIKKA £6.60
  • VEGETABLE £5.95

DHANSAK DISHES (Sweet & Sour) top

A popular dish of Persian origin, sweet & sour although highly flavoured. Prepared with pineapple, lentils and lemon juice, gives a delicious taste of its own.

These Dishes are served with either Boiled Rice, Chips or Naan Bread (Pilau Rice 70p extra)

  • SPECIAL (Mixed) £6.90
  • KING PRAWN £7.40
  • CHICKEN TIKKA (breast off bone) £6.35
  • FISH £6.50
  • LAMB TIKKA £6.45
  • FISH TIKKA £6.60
  • CHICKEN (breast off bone) £6.15
  • VEGETABLE £6.00
  • LAMB £6.20
  • MUSHROOM £5.95
  • PRAWN £6.00 

KORMA DISHES (Sweet & Creamy) top

korma image

A preparation of mild spices cooked with coconut and fresh cream to create a delicate flavour and creamy texture.

These Dishes are served with either Boiled Rice, Chips or Naan Bread (Pilau Rice 70p extra)

  • SPECIAL (Mixed) £6.90
  • CHICKEN TIKKA (breast off bone) £6.35
  • LAMB TIKKA £6.45
  • CHICKEN (breast off bone) £6.15
  • LAMB £6.70
  • PRAWN £6.00
  • KING PRAWN £7.40
  • FISH KORMA £6.50
  • FISH TIKKA KORMA £6.60
  • VEGETABLE £6.00
  • MUSHROOM £5.95

MEDIUM CURRY DISHES heat one chilli top

Produced from a wide but basic range of spices to give a medium taste.

These Dishes are served with either Boiled Rice, Chips or Naan Bread (Pilau Rice 70p extra)

  • SPECIAL (Mixed) £6.70
  • CHICKEN TIKKA £6.20
  • GARLIC CHICKEN TIKKA.£6.40
  • CHICKEN (breast off bone) £6.10
  • LAMB £6.20
  • KEEMA (minced meat) £5.90
  • PRAWN £5.80
  • KING PRAWN £7.30
  • FISH £6.10
  • FISH TIKKA £6.40
  • VEGETABLE £5.85
  • MUSHROOM £5.80

MADRAS (Hot heat one chilliheat one chilliheat one chilli) top

Various spices and tomato puree, which creates a fairly hot dish.

These Dishes are served with either Boiled Rice, Chips or Naan Bread (Pilau Rice 70p extra)

  • SPECIAL (Mixed) £6.80
  • CHICKEN TIKKA £6.20
  • GARLIC CHICKEN TIKKA£6.30
  • CHICKEN (breast off bone) £6.15
  • LAMB £6.20
  • KEEMA (minced meat) £5.90
  • PRAWN £6.15
  • KING PRAWN £7.50
  • FISH £6.15
  • FISH TIKKA £6.50
  • VEGETABLE £5.95
  • MUSHROOM £5.95

VINDALOO DISHES (Very Hot heat one chilliheat one chilliheat one chilliheat one chilli) top

A greater use of spices, garlic, ginger & black pepper to produce a hot taste.

These Dishes are served with either Boiled Rice, Chips or Naan Bread (Pilau Rice 70p extra)

  • SPECIAL (Mixed) £6.80
  • CHICKEN TIKKA £6.30
  • GARLIC CHICKEN TIKKA£6.50
  • CHICKEN (breast off bone) £6.70
  • LAMB £6.35
  • PRAWN £6.15
  • KING PRAWN £7.50
  • FISH £6.35
  • FISH TIKKA £6.50
  • VEGETABLE £5.95

NAGA DISHES (Very Hot heat one chilliheat one chilliheat one chilliheat one chilli) top

Use of the Naga chilli to give aromatic and very hot taste.

  • SPECIAL (Mixed) £6.95
  • CHICKEN TIKKA £6.45
  • GARLIC CHICKEN TIKKA£6.55
  • CHICKEN (breast off bone) £6.45
  • LAMB £6.50
  • LAMB TIKKA £6.65
  • PRAWN £6.30
  • KING PRAWN £7.65
  • FISH £6.50
  • FISH TIKKA £6.65
  • VEGETABLE £6.10
  • MUSHROOM £5.95

ROGAN JOSH DISHES heat one chilliheat one chilli top

rogjosh imagePrepared with fresh tomatoes, pimentos and fried onions with a varied range of fresh spices to give a unique rich flavour, garnished with coriander.

These Dishes are served with either Boiled Rice, Chips or Naan Bread (Pilau Rice 70p extra)

  • SPECIAL (Mixed) £6.90
  • CHICKEN TIKKA (breast off bone)£6.35
  • GARLIC CHICKEN TIKKA£6.55
  • CHICKEN (breast off bone) £6.30
  • LAMB TIKKA £6.55
  • LAMB £6.35
  • PRAWN £6.05
  • KING PRAWN £7.50
  • FISH £6.30
  • FISH TIKKA £6.50
  • MUSHROOM £5.95
  • VEGETABLE £6.00

SAMBER DISHES heat one chilliheat one chilli top

A popular dish of Persian origin, hot & sour cooked with tomatoes, lentils, onions & fresh herbs. Garnished with fresh coriander, it has a dry consistency.

These Dishes are served with either Boiled Rice, Chips or Naan Bread (Pilau Rice 70p extra)

  • Special (Mixed) £6.90
  • Chicken Tikka (breast off bone).£6.40
  • Garlic Chicken Tikka£6.70
  • Chicken (breast off bone) £6.35
  • Lamb Tikka £6.50
  • Lamb £6.45
  • Prawn £6.05
  • King Prawn £7.45
  • Fish £6.35
  • Fish Tikka £6.50
  • Vegetable £6.00
  • Mushroom £5.95

BIRYANI DISHES (Medium heat one chilli) top

biryahi imageThis dish is beautifully decorated and prepared with saffron rice, almonds, raisins and garnished with fresh coriander. Served with Vegetable Curry Sauce

  • Special (Chicken, Lamb & Prawn) £7.10
  • Tandoori Chicken (breast off bone)£6.75
  • Chicken Tikka (breast off bone)£6.60
  • Garlic Chicken Tikka£6.70
  • Chicken (breast off bone) £6.30
  • Lamb Tikka £6.75
  • Lamb £6.40
  • Mushroom £6.05
  • Prawn £6.20
  • King Prawn £7.55
  • Fish £6.30
  • Fish Tikka £6.50
  • Vegetable £5.95
  • Mogulai Biryani £7.70
    Barbecued chicken cubes & basmati rice flavoured with spices and garnished with sultanas, nuts & egg. Served with Rogan sauce. (A complete meal mild to medium)

MIXED CURRY DISHES (Medium heat one chilli) top

Served with either Boiled Rice, Chips or Naan Bread
(Pilau Rice 70p extra)

  • Chicken & King Prawn £8.10
  • Chicken Prawn £6.45
  • Chicken & Mushroom £6.35
  • Chicken & Chana (chick peas) £6.35
  • Chicken & Vegetable. £6.70
  • Lamb & Chana (chick peas) £6.40
  • Lamb & Mushroom £6.35
  • Lamb & Bindi (okra) £6.35
  • Lamb & Vegetable £6.25
  • Prawn & Mushroom £6.35
  • Prawn & Spinach £6.35
  • Prawn & Vegetable £6.35
  • King Prawn & Mushroom £7.50

ENGLISH DISHES top

Served with Chips, Peas & Tomato

  • Fried Scampi £5.10
  • Fried Chicken. £5.10
  • Chicken Omelette £5.00
  • Mushroom Omelette £4.95
  • Chicken Maryland £6.10

VEGETABLE SIDE DISHES top

  • Chana Bhaji £2.30
  • Motor Paneer Peas & Cheese £2.80
  • Saag Paneer Spinach & Cheese £3.10
  • Mixed Vegetable Bhajee £2.40
  • Mushroom Bhajee £2.45
  • Bindi Bhajee (Okra) £2.45
  • Gobi Bhajee (Cauliflower) £2.40
  • Aloo Gobi (Potato & Cauliflower) £2.60
  • Chana Gobi (Chick Peas & Cauliflower) £2.60
  • Saag Bhajee (Spinach) £2.60
  • Saag Aloo (Spinach & Potato) £2.80
  • Saag Gobi (Spinach & Cauliflower) £2.65
  • Saag Mushroom (Spinach & Mushroom) £2.75
  • Bombay Potato £2.55
  • Aloo Methi (Potato & Fenugreek) £2.55
  • Aloo Chana £2.70
  • Saag Chana (Spinach & Chick Peas) £2.75
  • Tarka Dhall (Lentils) £2.40
  • Fried Mushrooms £2.40
  • Vegetable Curry Sauce £2.45
  • Plain Curry Sauce £2.00
  • Any Other Curry Sauce £2.45
  • Masalla Sauce £2.55

TANDOORI BREAD & SUNDRIES top

  • Naan Bread £1.45
  • Keema Naan (minced meat) £1.80
  • Garlic Naan £1.80
  • Chilli Naan £1.80
  • Peshwari Naan (sweet & fruity) £1.80
  • Stuffed Naan (vegetable) £1.80
  • Cheese Naan £1.90
  • Chapati £1.10
  • Paratha £1.70
  • Stuffed Paratha £1.80
  • Puri Bread £0.70
  • Pappadum £0.40
  • Spiced Pappadum £0.45
  • Boiled Rice £1.20
  • Pilau Rice £1.40
  • Special Pilau Rice (egg, peas) £2.20
  • Mushroom Pilau Rice £2.20
  • Vegetable Pilau Rice £2.20
  • Keema Pilau Rice £2.20
  • Peas Pilau Rice £2.20
  • Chips £1.20
  • Plain Yoghurt £0.70
  • Cucumber or Onion Raita £0.80
  • Side Salad £0.80
  • Onion Salad £0.35
  • Mango Chutney £0.35
  • Lime Pickle £0.65
  • Soft Drinks (Coke, Lilt, Tango) £0.75

SWEETS top

  • Banana Fritter £1.50
  • Pineapple Fritter £1.50

The Mahbub

524 Wilbraham Road, Chorlton-cum-Hardy,
Manchester M21 9AW (opposite Lloyd’s Hotel)

Tel: 0161 861 8180

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Opening Times

4:30pm to 11:30pm Monday to Thursday. 4:30pm to Midnight Friday to Saturday. 4:30pm to 11:00pm Sunday.

Open All Bank Holidays

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FREE COFFEE AVAILABLE WHILE YOU WAIT FOR A MAIN MEAL

SET MEALS

SET MEAL
FOR TWO £18.45

Starters: Mixed Kebab, Sheek Kebab

Main Meals: Chicken Tikka Masalla & Lamb Bhuna

Side Dishes: Mushroom Bhajee, Special Pilau Rice, Naan Bread & Cucumber Raita

VEGETARIAN
SET MEAL
FOR TWO £17.00

Starters: Vegetable Samosa & Vegetable Puri

Main Meals: Vegetable Masalla & Vegetable Bhuna

Side Dishes: Tarka Dhall, Aloo Chana, Mushroom Pilau Rice, Naan & Plain Yoghurt

SET MEAL
FOR FOUR £32.50

Starters: Onion Bhajee, Samosa, Sheek Kebab & Shami Kebab

Main Meals: Chicken Tikka Masalla, Karahi Lamb, Prawn Dupiaza & Chicken Rogan Josh

Side Dishes: Mushroom Bhaji, Bombay Potato, 2 Naan Bread, Special Pilau Rice, Vegetable Pilau Rice & Onion Raita