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Little India

) #65 of 137 Restaurants in Penzance $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
3 Albert Street, Penzance TR18 2LR, England
+44 1736 874642
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3 Albert Street, Penzance TR18 2LR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Settled for a 4 star because of the staff. We went in as a group of 11 people and it was full. The next day we called up first to book the table and the person on phone wasn't very delightful to talk to. He...More

Thank Pragati C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We celebrated my partner's birthday here and had a truly delicious feast. Every part of the food was excellent. The place is very drab though and a bit depressing. We enjoyed the music which was authentic too

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got a takeaway from here on 4th June it was ok but nothing special. Service was polite but not partcularly friendly & it was a little expensive.

Thank Denise T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An average Indian restaurant providing a good selection of tandoori and curry dishes. Portions are generous but curries need more fresh herbs like coriander to bring out the full flavours! Bring your own beer or wine as this establishment is unlicensed (shop across the road...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We order from Little India tonight There was a good selection to choose from. Friendly and helpful staff. It arrive hot and in good time. It was a great curry, nice and flavoursome and they got the spices just right.

Thank BexCoombs
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Went with my boyfriend for a treat after Christmas and was delighted with the food and the service, especially as I'm not very familiar with lots of indian food and decided to try some side dishes, so the waiter had to put up with me...More

Thank Veryan P
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Little India takeaway is usually fantastic - however we usually only get one on a Friday night. Have been away to Italy so no curry. So ordered chicken bhuna & chicken rogan josh, both with extra garlic for our evening meal. Well, the meals were...More

1  Thank 33Carole
shahid z, Owner at Little India, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

As you mentioned usually we are fantastic. I'm sorry we didn't manage to meet up that standard this time Also you mentioned that all our staff were different than Friday night frankly this is not true we know your husband he's name is Derek and...More

Reviewed 29 March 2017

well what can i say came back from the scilly isles about 20.00 hours needed a place eat quickly saw this place across the road from the hotel went in in had a good meal at a good price had to bring in your own...More

Thank Johnny G
shahid z, Owner at Little India, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Thank you for your feedback Can't wait to see you again

Reviewed 19 March 2017

My husband and I stopped in to Little India on a recent weekend and asked for a table for two. We were asked if we had booked in, which seemed odd as there was only one other table seated and they were about to leave....More

1  Thank cowphilosopher
shahid z, Owner at Little India, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

I'm sorry to say but I have to say this is not true as you mentioned our restaurant was never full At 8pm we didn't have any empty table Before you had this table we asked you that if you were okay with it You...More

Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I really don't understand how this place is still open, functioning- further more why do people eat here? I've eaten Indian food all of my life. I've had good service and good food. Bad service and excellent food- but this place? Well I tried it...More

4  Thank Rattlingbope4
shahid z, Owner at Little India, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Hi I think you have misplaced your review it's Little India in Penzance On your review you mentioned about a waiter call Jonathan but we don't have any waiter call Jonathan You also mentioned about poor food and service but we didn't receive any complaints...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Albert Street, Penzance TR18 2LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 874642
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Authentic Indian cuisine. Friendly staff. Good food at a reasonable price.
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