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Gate of India

25 City Road, Chester CH1 3AE, England
+44 1244 327131
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (42 reviews)
“curry” (64 reviews)
“chutney tray” (4 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 City Road, Chester CH1 3AE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Freddie, Ted and I enjoyed the hospitality of the Gate of India after a busy day at work Mountain of food that was all ok but nothing to amaze me. The interior is typically Indian restaurant circa 1989. Nothing wrong but paper tablecloths and plastic...More

Thank jeremy_hartigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Downstairs is long and narrow so even when we were seated we were constantly alongside groups of people waiting for tables there or upstairs and waiters trying to circumnavigate them. No one was being turned away despite it being pretty apparent that you couldn’t have...More

Thank BazSingapore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gate Of India is the best Indian meal we have ever eaten. We were on one weeks holiday and found this little gem. We turned up at the door with no table booked, they accomodated us and opened upstairs for us. By the time we...More

1  Thank Joan A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a traditional style indian with booths The food was excellent from the poppadoms, to the onion bhaji to the main course- chilli chicken tikka korai Reasonably priced and friendly waiters Will definitely come back

1  Thank Glenn R
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

I love this restaurant, the decoration is of an old school Indian which I loved with the booths, wooden decorative arches, etched mirrors and ruby coloured table cloths. I had a Chicken Puri which was packed with chicken followed by a Chicken Jalfrezi extra hot,...More

1  Thank Boxerdogs1
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We were in Chester again and decided to try this place again , and the food was great the service was friendly . The price was very reasonable . If you are looking for a decent curry then try this place .

1  Thank Scholesy2000
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Better than all the rest ! Been coming here for 30 years and have dabbled with other Chester Curry Houses and always end up coming back to the Gate- Always top notch Curry generous portions - had one of my favourite Chicken Tikka Vindaloo my...More

1  Thank Russell J
Reviewed 6 February 2018

The Korai and Balti dishes were superb, full of flavour and good sized portions. The vegetable biryani contained edamame beans, which was an unusual twist, but it worked. Service was attentive, but we were swiftly moved on when we had finished our meal. Table cleared,...More

1  Thank dona45
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We went for a lamb & chicken Kuri tonight at Gate of India Chester and we were both extremely disappointed as both meals were discussing full of suger ans tomatoes and when we told them how bad it was they ignored us, please don't be...More

Thank 1ollie2zach
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Yet another beautiful meal from this beautiful curry house. Mixed Thail is very much our favourite but every dish that is delivered to surrounding tables looks amazing. Very much a typically decorated 80’s Indian restaurant with fabulous attentive staff it’s certainly a must when in...More

1  Thank Allie_7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 AM - 12:30 AM
6:00 PM - 12:30 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 City Road, Chester CH1 3AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 327131
Licensed Tandoori Restaurant, Fully Air Conditioned, Soft Music and Easy Parking. Takeaway service available. 10 % discount on takeaway meals before 11pm. We serve the best Indian and English Cuisine. Tandoori Dishes our speciality. Special arrangement for Banquets, Parties, Weddings etc. All prices include VAT.
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