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The Jewel In The Crown

48-50 St. Michael Street, Dumfries DG1 2QF, Scotland
+44 1387 264183
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (12 reviews)
“naan bread” (7 reviews)
“king prawns” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
48-50 St. Michael Street, Dumfries DG1 2QF, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited when staying in the local Holiday Inn and had a really excellent meal. The staff were very friendly and efficient. The food was very nice and if I stayed locally I would be a regular customer. Look forward to my next visit

Thank Salmo01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to the restaurant and ordered takeaway. Pleasant waiting area to enjoy a beer while we waited for the food which took around 25 mins as promised upon ordering. There was a steady stream of people collecting phone orders all of whom seemed to be...More

Thank LordKelvin38
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We visited early on Saturday evening to a warm welcome. We had a wonderful meal, lovely flavours, great food. We started with pakora, lovely light pieces served with salad and a great sauce; and king prawn bhajee, served with puri. Both were very good. For...More

Thank quine19
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Like previous reviews it doesn't look much from the outside. Also having problems trying to find anywhere to eat. But the staff and food was fab. I had mixed grill and it was lovely. 1st time I've has this and it wasn't salty. Big helpings,...More

Thank Charlottepuss
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

The jewel in the crown does the best chicken korma in town! Amazing nan breads, great atmosphere and service!

Thank Megan A
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

If your looking for a good Indian in Dumfries well look no further, the food here is amazing, the staff are so friendly and make you feel welcome, we either have a take away or sit in meal here at least once a week, well...More

Thank Annmarie B
Reviewed 7 March 2017

4 of us had a meal here about 5 weeks ago and it was really good. Everything about it from the taste; presentation; friendly waiter was first rate. Went back last night for husband's birthday and it was absolutely excellent in every respect. Our mixed...More

Thank sheilaandmike1969
Reviewed 6 January 2017

As this restaurant does not advertise its opening hours and as I was travelling 75 miles, I telephoned the evening before to ask if they would be serving lunch the following day( a Friday). I was told "Yes" and arranged for lunch at 12.30.After having...More

2  Thank BAILEE_10
Reviewed 5 January 2017

On 2 separate occassions before Christmas I ordered takeaways - the naans in the first order were completely inedible - undercooked & rubbery. I mentioned this when I went into order the second takeaway - no comment at all from the waiter. The second takeaway...More

1  Thank littleflower12345
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Recently visited the Jewel in the Crown with a group of friends for dinner, excellent starters with dips and chutney. Our main courses were cooked to perfection, my Chicken Tikka Jarjala was delicious. The staff are very friendly and attentive, prices are comparable with other...More

Thank Jackdaniels26
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48-50 St. Michael Street, Dumfries DG1 2QF, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 264183
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