Shish Mahal

Allergen info
  • Meal Deal
  • Classic and New Specialities
  • Tandoori Selection
  • Biryani Dishes
  • Breads
  • Rice
  • Accompaniments
  • Appetizers
  • Starters - Vegetarian
  • Starters - Non Vegetarian
  • Traditional Classics
  • Shish Mahal Favourites
  • Thali Selection
  • New Dishes
  • Vegetarian Side Dishes
  • Drinks

Meal Deal

  • Dinner for One

    Starter, Pakora Main Course Chicken or Lamb Dish (from traditional classic) Pilau Rice & Chapatti

    £16.99

  • Dinner for Two

    2 Selected Starters 2 Main Courses (from traditional classic) Pilau Rice, 1 Nan & a Vegetable Side Dish

    £38.99

Classic and New Specialities

  • Alamgheer Gosht

    Mild-medium Tender pieces of lamb cooked with mushroom, tomato, onion and special massalla with sultanas creating a medium spiced creamy taste.

    £11.95

  • Moglai Channa Gosht

    Medium Tender lamb stewed with chickpeas, in a spicy moglai sauce with lemon and fresh coriander.

    £11.95

  • Shish Karai Murgh

    Diced breast of chicken, cooked with garlic, onion and spring onion creating a hot, but enjoyable taste.
    Spicy

    £11.95

  • Amer Murgh

    Mild Chicken Tikka cooked with mango, onion, garlic, fresh coriander and mild spices, finished with fresh cream and sliced almonds.

    £11.95

  • Pardesi

    Medium-hot New Tender lamb or chicken off the bone, cooked with fresh ginger, green chillies, tomato, onions and spinach, served with a sprinkle of Garam Masala and flavoured with coriander.

    from £11.95

  • Hyderabadi

    Medium-hot Chicken tikka or lamb cooked with fresh garlic cloves with sliced chillis, green peppers, lemon juice and onion, with shish spices creating a smokey but enjoyable taste.
    Spicy

    £11.95

  • Jalandari

    New Tender pieces oflamb or chicken tikka cooked with opnions, garlic, chilli, hot curry paste, cream coconut, coriander and freshly squeezed lemon.

    £11.95

  • Nerali Style

    Popular curry cooked with either tender cubed lamb or charcoal grilled chicken breast cooked with tandoori massalla, our own homemade yoghurt, tomato, chilli, garlic, fried onions and cashew nuts.

    £11.95

  • Garam Fry Gosht

    Lamb is marinated overnight in cider vinegar with our own blend of spices, garam masala, garlic, ginger, coconut milk, green chilli, chopped tomatoes and coriander.

    £11.95

  • Jaitun

    Chicken or lamb cooked in a wonderful tarka of fresh chilli, ginger, garlic, pitted olives and shish spices.

    from £11.95

  • Halchal

    This dish originated in the Punjab. Cubes of chicken or lamb are cooked in green chillies, tomato, cardamom, ginger, lemon juice and a touch of black pepper to create a fairly hot taste. Hot
    Spicy

    from £11.95

  • Lahori Karahi

    Tender pieces of lamb or chicken tikka cooked with onions, garlic, chilli, yoghurt and desi spices. A true taste of Punjab.

    £11.95

  • Passanda

    Chicken or lamb cooked in a buttery, creamy sauce with tender barbecue chicken or lamb

    £11.95

  • Mango Balti

    Chicken cooked with mango, special balti masala and fresh cream.

    £11.95

Tandoori Selection

  • Tandoori Chicken

    Half young spring chicken marinated in yoghurt with delicate herbs and spices, tandoori barbecued and served with salad, sauce and rice

    £15.95

  • Chicken Tikka Kebab

    Diced chicken breast marinated in yoghurt with delicate herbs and spices, tandoori barbecued and served with salad, sauce and rice.

    £15.95

  • Lamb Tikka Kebab

    Diced tender pieces oflamb marinated in yoghurt with delicate herbs and spices, tandoori barbecued and served with salad, sauce and rice.

    £16.95

  • Sheikh Kebab

    Tender minced lamb, seasoned with herbs and spices, cooked in our tandoor, served with nan, salad and sauce.

    £15.95

  • Shashlik

    Succulent chicken breast cooked in our tandoor with onion, peppers and tomato, served with pilau rice and sauce.

    £15.95

  • Tandoori Miked Grill

    Highly recommended Consists of tandoori chicken, lamb tikka, chicken tikka, sheikh kebab, served with salad, sauce and nan.

    £17.95

  • Tandoori King Prawn

    Mildly spiced succulent king prawns, served with salad, sauce and rice.

    £17.95

Biryani Dishes

  • Chicken Biryani

    £13.95

  • Chicken Tikka Biryani

    £14.95

  • Prawn Biryani

    £12.95

  • Lamb Biryani

    £15.95

  • King Prawn Biryani

    £16.95

  • Mixed Sabzi Biryani

    Mixed vegetables

    £12.95

  • Special Biryani

    Please ask for mild, medium or hot to suit your taste.

    £15.95

Breads

  • Nan

    Vegetarian

    £3.25

  • Garlic Nan

    Vegetarian

    £4.50

  • Garlic and Coriander Nan

    Vegetarian

    £4.50

  • Cheese Nan

    £4.00

  • Peshwari Nan

    Sweet

    £4.75

  • Keema Nan

    Mince

    £4.50

  • Paratha

    Buttered wholewheat unleavened fried bread

    £3.95

  • Stuffed Paratha

    Mixed vegetable
    Vegetarian

    £4.25

  • Keema Paratha

    Mince

    £4.50

  • Chapati

    Unleavened bread

    £1.35

  • Tandoori Roti

    Tandoori bread

    £2.65

  • Puree

    Puffed fried bread

    £1.50

Rice

  • Boiled Basmati Rice

    Vegetarian

    £3.95

  • Pilau Rice

    Saffron

    £3.95

  • Jeera Pilau

    Fried cumin seeds

    £3.95

  • Kashmiri Pilau

    £4.00

  • Special Fried Rice

    £4.00

  • Mushroom Pilau

    £4.00

  • Sabzi Pilau

    Mixed vegetables

    £4.00

  • Keema Pilau

    Mince

    £5.95

  • Onion Fried Rice

    £3.95

  • Garlic Rice

    £3.95

Accompaniments

  • Chips

    £3.25

  • Chili Dip

    £1.25

  • Mint Yoghurt Dip

    £1.25

  • Mango Chutney

    £1.25

  • Mixed Pickle

    £1.50

  • Mixed Salad

    £2.95

  • Raitha

    Fresh yoghurt with tomato, cucumber and selected spices.

    £2.95

  • Onions

    £1.25

Appetizers

  • Shish Mahal Dall Soup

    Fairly spicy and full or eastern flavour.

    £3.50

  • Papadum

    £1.00

Starters - Vegetarian

  • Pakora

    Deep fried balls of gram flour, onion and selected spices, served with salad and sauce.
    Vegetarian

    £4.95

  • Mushroom Pakora

    Deep fried mushrooms, gram flour and selected spices, served with salad and sauce
    Vegetarian

    £4.95

  • Samosa

    Deep fried triangular pastries stuffed with medium spiced vegetables, served with salad and sauce.
    Vegetarian

    £4.95

  • Onion Bhagee

    Gram flour deep fried, with shish spices. Served with salad and sauce.
    Vegetarian

    £5.50

  • Channa Puree

    Recommended Chickpeas cooked in a medium curry sauce and served on puffed fried bread.
    Vegetarian

    £4.95

  • Garlic Mushrooms

    Recommended Fresh mushrooms cooked in our wonderful medium spiced garlic sauce.
    Vegetarian

    £4.95

  • Assorted Vegetarian Pakora

    A selection of the above pakora's served with salad and sauce.
    Vegetarian

    £5.00

  • Aloo Tikka

    Deep fried slices of potato, gram flour and selected spices. Served with salad and sauce.
    Vegetarian

    £4.50

Starters - Non Vegetarian

  • Chicken Pakora

    Succulent pieces of chicken, deep fried with gram flour and selected spices.

    £5.75

  • Chicken Kebab

    Diced pieces of chicken breast, marinated in spices, cooked in our tandoor, served with salad and sauce.

    £5.75

  • Lamb Kebab

    Tender pieces of lam, marinated in spices, cooked in our tandoor, served with salad and sauce.

    £5.75

  • Sheikh Kebab

    Tender minced lamb, seasoned with herbs and spices, cooked in our tandoor, served with salad and sauce.

    £5.75

  • 1/4 Tandoori Chicken

    Portion of chicken, marinated in yoghurt, spices and fresh herbs, barbecued in tandoori oven, served with salad and sauce.

    £5.75

  • Shish Mahal Assorted Kebabs

    Highly Recommended A selection of kebabs chosen by our tandoori chef, served with salad and sauce.

    £5.95

  • Special Puree

    Chicken, lamb or prawns cooked in our special medium spiced sauce, served on puffed fried bread

    £5.95

  • King Prawn Puree

    Succulent king prawns, cooked in a medium curry sauce, served on puffed fried bread.

    £7.95

  • Keema Samosa

    Deep fried triangular pastries stuffed with medium spiced mince, served with salad and sauce.

    £4.95

  • Mixed Samosa

    Deep fried triangular pastries stuffed with medium spiced mince & vegetables, served with salad and sauce

    £4.75

Traditional Classics

  • Korma

    Very mild - recommended A delicate preparation of curry, cream and selected spices producing a very mild flavour.

    from £8.95

  • Malayan

    Mild A mildly spiced dish prepared with banana, coconut and cream to create a beautiful, balanced flavour.

    from £8.95

  • Kashmiri

    Mild A mild dish, mixed with pineapple, lychee, creamy and mild spices

    from £8.95

  • Lahore

    Mild-medium - recommended A fairly mild - medium curry made with cream, coconut, fenugreek and selected spices.

    from £8.95

  • Bhuna

    Medium Medium strength traditional Punjabi dish cooked with onions, peppers tomatoes and selected herbs and spices.

    from £8.95

  • Rogan Josh

    Medium - recommended Spcially prepared dish with tomato, garlic, onions and selected spices.

    from £8.95

  • Dopiaza

    Medium-hot This dish from the Khyber Pass is prepared with onion and selected spices to create a medium hot flavour.
    Spicy

    from £8.95

  • Dhansak

    Medium-hot A beautiful combination of spices with lentils, creating a medium to hot slightly sour dish.
    Spicy

    from £8.95

  • Pathia

    Medium-hot A medium to hot, sweet and slightly sour dish prepared with garlic, mango chutney and selected spices.
    Spicy

    from £8.95

  • Madras

    Hot A very popular dish derived from the Southern parts ofIndia, prepared with garlic, chilli and lemon juice.
    Spicy

    from £8.95

  • Vindaloo

    Very hot A south Indian dish with a fiery, fabulously rich hot taste. Not for the faint hearted!
    Spicy

    from £8.95

Shish Mahal Favourites

  • Tikka Massalla

    Mild-medium - highly recommended Our speciality, a wonderful combination of spices and cream.

    from £8.95

  • Chasni Massallam

    Mild-medium A mild to medium strength Punjabi dish, mildly spiced sauce with a selection of Indian fruits and mushrooms.

    from £8.95

  • Balti

    Medium - highly recommended A wonderful combination of fresh ginger, garlic, onion and capsicum with delicate herbs.

    from £8.95

  • Nentara

    Medium-hot - recommended A slightly spice dish made with medium massala spices, spinach, garlic and kusturi methi.
    Spicy

    from £8.95

  • Shish Garlic and Chilli

    Medium-hot - highly recommended A tasty dish with onion, fresh green chillies, garlic and even more garlic.
    Spicy

    from £8.95

  • Jaipuri

    Medium-hot - recommended A potent fusion of julienne peppers, onions, ginger, garlic, green chillies and a touch of exotic Jaipuri spices.
    Spicy

    from £8.95

  • Achari

    Medium-hot A medium hot spiced dish with pickle, green chilli, coriander and shish spices.

    from £8.95

  • Jallfraizi

    Hot - highly recommended A special dish with onion, tomato, fresh garlic and special Punjabi spice - creating a slightly hot but enjoyable dish.
    Spicy

    from £8.95

  • Ceylon

    Hot - highly recommended A fiery dish prepared with a light blend of spices & ground coconut with a subtle hint of fresh cream for a richer taste.
    Spicy

    from £8.95

Thali Selection

  • Chicken

    £19.95

  • Lamb

    £19.95

  • Prawn

    £17.95

  • King Prawn

    £19.95

  • Mixed Sabzi

    £13.95

New Dishes

  • Chilli Tawa

    Recommended Special dish with onion, bullet chillies with a touch of soya sauce and medium spices

    £12.95

  • Butter Chicken

    A dish cooked in a buttery sauce with tender barbeque chicken.

    £12.95

  • Khan Jalfrezi

    Hot-med - recommended Created specially by Khan Brothers this is a truly tasty dish with garlic and green chillies, peppers, onion and a touch of lemon making a hot-medium and smokey but enjoyable taste.
    Spicy

    £12.95

  • Dum Keema Gosht

    Mouth watering mince and lamb cooked in shish spice and peppers with a touch of lemon, making this hot-medium dish smokey and enjoyable

    £12.95

  • Punjabi Masala

    Medium Special dish from Punjab. Cooked with lamb or chicken tikka and Punjabi spices.

    £12.95

Vegetarian Side Dishes

  • Aloo Gobhi

    Potato and cauliflower
    Vegetarian

    from £6.00

  • Mixed Sabzi

    Mixed vegetables
    Vegetarian

    from £6.00

  • Aloo Mattar

    Potato and pea
    Vegetarian

    from £6.00

  • Mushroom Bhajee

    Vegetarian

    from £6.00

  • Bombay Aloo

    Potato
    Vegetarian

    from £6.00

  • Saag Aloo

    Spinach and potato
    Vegetarian

    from £6.00

  • Bhindi Bhajee

    Okra
    Vegetarian

    from £6.00

  • Saag Bhjee

    Spinach
    Vegetarian

    from £6.00

  • Brinjal Bhajee

    Aubergine

    from £6.00

  • Saag Paneer

    Spinach and indian cheese
    Vegetarian

    from £6.00

  • Channa Massallam

    Chickpeas
    Vegetarian

    from £6.00

  • Tarka Dall

    Lentils
    Vegetarian

    from £6.00

  • Paneer Garlic Chilli

    Vegetarian

    from £6.00

Drinks

  • Barr Limeade

    £1.50

  • Barr Cola

    Can

    £1.50

  • Irn bru

    Can

    £1.50

  • Barr Cherryade

    £1.50

  • Barr Bubblegum

    £1.50

About

Dickson
Saturday, 18 May 2024
Chicken Passanda was not passanda at all and was not nice. Tikka masala was ok. Chicken pakora dry. Veg pakora good. Rice and naan nice.
Hazel
Tuesday, 14 May 2024
I specifically asked no coriander as it makes me gag... and I got coriander grrrrrrrr
David
Friday, 10 May 2024
David
Saturday, 04 May 2024
Food is absolutely amazing!
Paul
Saturday, 27 April 2024
Keira
Saturday, 27 April 2024
food was amazing delivery was on time couldn't have asked for any better 👍
Nicola
Friday, 26 April 2024
Haven’t received my order will never order here again.
Ryan
Tuesday, 23 April 2024
Pat
Sunday, 21 April 2024
Sophie
Thursday, 18 April 2024

A little bit about us

Welcome to Shish Mahal. Established since 1979. Fully Licensed Indian Restaurant & Take Away. 10% on takeaway upon collections. All our food is HALAL.
If you suffer from any food allergies please notify us in advance so we can make any necessary adjustments.
We are open 7 days a week:
17:00 - 23:59.
Last deliveries at 23:00

Delivery times

Monday
16:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
16:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
16:30 - 23:30
Thursday
16:30 - 23:30
Friday
16:30 - 23:30
Saturday
16:30 - 23:30
Sunday
16:30 - 23:30

Business details

Shish Mahal
63A High St
EH21 7BZ Musselburgh
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