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25 City Road, Chester CH1 3AE, England
+44 1244 327131
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“poppadoms” (40 reviews)
“curry” (64 reviews)
“chutney tray” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 City Road, Chester CH1 3AE, England
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11 - 20 of 391 reviews

Reviewed 20 December 2017

this must be the worst meal I have ever had . if you want to waste your money and eat awful food then enter here and it is very expensive .went to pay the bill and they said do want to leave a tip when...More

2  Thank barry w
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

1st visit and really busy. After tasting the food I can understand why, absolutely amazing. The waiters were great.

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended... excellent service, one of the best Indian meals we have had for a long time. Poppadoms and gorgeous chutneys, our curries were all so tasty, the keema Nam was amazing. Friendly atmosphere.

Thank Jayne R
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

The best Indian food we've eaten in 10 years since the Darbar in Rushom closed. Dated decor; perfect, old fashioned service; brilliant! Will we be back? Try stopping us!!

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Whenever we visit we our met immediately by the most polite and well mannered staff. You are attended to promptly no matter how busy they are. We have learnt from experience, either book or go early as this place is VERY popular. The food is...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

First time visit with friends, I didn't enjoy my dish, chicken was tough and sauce was sweet and sickly, we felt rushed and glasses taken away before we had finished drinks not good value for money

1  Thank miab12
Reviewed 3 November 2017

went to this resturant saturday night of our stay terrible food , chicken was like shop bought . the meal was vvvvvvv poor

3  Thank John V
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Have eaten here several times,each can't fault it.decor a bit dated but not there for that! Would recommend this Indian.

Thank greecelover2015
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Lamb rogan had large chunks of meat in a fresh sauce, all sides as expected, naans not greasy and a choice of 7 dips/pickles with your poppadoms. Washed down with a pleasant bottle of house red. Good prices and well fed.

Thank Misses N
Reviewed 31 October 2017

A small and tight restaurant, nicely decorated with a good ambience. The menu is pretty average and nothing stands out as being just a little different. The poppodums were served with enough chutneys and were very good - the problem here is the small table...More

Thank Morton J
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
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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