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Forts of Bengal

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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Eastern European
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29 Northenden Road, Sale M33 2DH, England
+44 161 973 1919
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Santander and London
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105 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

There are a few Indian restaurants in Sale and and we were more than happy with choosing Forts of Bengal. Had two starters along with rice as a main course and it was exactly perfect quantities. Great chance to enjoy varied dishes. Service was excellent.

Thank Topxi
Coalville, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Nice food and friendly staff but certainly not the best in the area. On the front of the restaurant it states it is 2010/11 Gold Winners but sadly it seems not a lot has been done since then falling behind other competitive restaurants along the same stretch of road. The manager during our visit was obsessed at looking outside to... More 

1 Thank rgarner93
Solihull, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

As a resident of the West Midlands and regular eater of Bangladeshi cuisine, I had visited Sale and decided to try the 'Forts' restaurant for a quick Saturday night meal with my Wife. Service was very quick as there were few people in the place at 7:30 in the evening, so the food was clearly not cooked from scratch. The... More 

Thank wedgwga
Manchester, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

The staff is always welcoming we go here a few times a year and when we have guests we normally bring them here for atleast on of the nights. Happy to see they have some authentic features and music. The food is lovely and you are spoilt for choice. Would 100% be back😀

Thank StellaLight
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84 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

Had a wonderful evening at this restaurant. My partner and I found a booth and the staff were very good. All the food was hot and presentation good. The sheek kebab was excellent as was the popadoms. The mains were served correctly and my chicken pasandra was tasty. My partners meal was also very good. We had excellent coffee a... More 

Thank Susan H
Manchester, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Had a lovely 3 course xmas meal here on xmas day.Food good,staff pleasant and attentative,price right. Meal includes drinks,infact we eventually recieved 4 bottles of house wine for free.Highly recommended.

Thank angler29
sale cheshire
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57 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

booked a table at 8pm by the window ,and on arrival there were no tables told to come back in half an hour which we did and still no tables waited and got a table popadoms condiments were cold straight from the fridge and the popadoms were cold chicken tikka starter consisted of 3 pieces of chicken which was small... More 

Thank craigb1000
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Good food and nice staff, room for improvement in the decor and service but you won't leave disappointed. Recommendable :)

Thank Mr94Ran
London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Lamb vindaloo consisted of gristle and fat in a bland base curry sauce. Hardly any heat. Partners dish (tandoori chicken Marsala)was indistinguishable from mine apart from the addition of chicken and red food colouring. This place used to be great however it's the first time I've visited in years. Not sure what's happened. The only positive was the friendliness of... More 

Thank David H
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

Attended on a friday evening and thankfully it wasn't heaving with people. Nice and relaxed atmosphere and don't feel like you are sat on top of one an other like in other curry houses. Attentive staff and delicious food. Would definitely go again!

1 Thank MES127

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Eastern European
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Northenden Road, Sale M33 2DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Sale
  • Phone Number: +44 161 973 1919

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?