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The Golden Curry

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
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16 Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2SH, England
+44 23 9282 0262
17:30 - 00:00
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I first visited almost 30 years ago and it's as good as ever. Excellent food and service, very friendly and relaxed. Highly recommended.

Thank HelloKitty73
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
56 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

I went with a friend to The Golden Curry a restaurant I have eaten in for 30yrs but due to move etc. not been for a while. It was as I remembered fabulous food non intrusive service [nothing worse than waiters that hover]. I had chicken biriyani and my fiend had chicken tikka both were delicious. I will ensure I... More 

1 Thank Pompey3232
Andover, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Nice curry, very friendly and made you feel welcome. Was recommend this restaurant by the taxi driver...

Thank Sue T
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

A very typical curry house for Southsea. You won't go to far wrong, it is average in town in all respects, I will add there is a lot of competition in town and Southsea is typically above average for the UK due to the competition. The food was what I expected, but nothing special. The service if fine and the... More 

Thank Mr J
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110 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Should never have set foot in the place very bland food. The coffee when it was served looked like tea. Won't be gracing your doors ever sgain

Thank joecassandra
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Lovely food. Well priced. Staff and owner were very attentive and helpful. Would go back and definitely recommend.

1 Thank Wifeyandhusband
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Food was great and really good value, nice quiet restaurant and not huge, found a bit of plastic in the Saag Aloo but they gave its a free round of Baileys to rectify, all in all would definitely go back again!

1 Thank CultureVulture87
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

There are more restaurants to choose from in Albert Road and the surrounding area than you can shake a stick at ... However .... We always return here. Food is beyond delicious from an extensive menu and great value for your money. Wonderful selection of exotic beers to choose from and although I'm a keen wine drinker, I feel beer... More 

Thank simon164
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The Golden Curry is a friendly and welcoming restaurant with comfortable seating, warm lighting, charming staff and delicious food. My 12 year old daughter and I always feel like we are visiting family when we choose to have an evening here.

2 Thank SarahInSouthseaUK
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

The food here is just delicious, some people may defer but unless you actually try this place out yourself, you'd realise what you're actually missing! A business lasting this long with the original owner being still there must definitely mean something is good. All the staff are very welcoming and are very good at providing help when you want a... More 

Thank Khoyrul H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:30
17:30 - 00:30
17:30 - 00:30
17:30 - 00:30
17:30 - 00:30
17:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Albert Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 2SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9282 0262

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