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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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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (12 reviews)
“naan bread” (7 reviews)
“king prawns” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
48-50 St. Michael Street, Dumfries DG1 2QF, Scotland
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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Not been for years, but had always found the staff lovely and friendly. This time they didn't speak...no niceties..didn't smile once. Only time they spoke was to take orders, but found the waiter a bit abrupt. Every time they removed plates..knives fell. There was no...More

Thank PFM10
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I arrived at The Jewel in the Crown on Friday around 19:00 and from the moment we walked in until we left at 21:30 it couldn't have been better. The staff were polite and attentive, the food was all delicious and even the drinks were...More

Thank Adam J
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Nice friendly waiters I had some tandoori lamb chops And chicken Kashmiri my old favourite The son had some king prawns with Chili and it was tasty too The nan was huge and very tasty Would Be back

Thank thistle182
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Haven't visited this place in a while. Not disappointed had a lovely meal. Will definitely be back soon . Great food and service

Thank mary a
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We went here for a meal . we visited this place a while ago and had a beautiful meal ~~~ however , i don't know what has happened to the Jewel In The Crown but it has seriously gone downhill~~ We ordered our meal and...More

Thank Bolero-7
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Had a meal here never again....small portions and meat very dry...staff kept coming up and asking if l was enjoying meal...l never complained as l was doing a comparison of restaurants in the area.....One part of the Restaurant is like eating in a box...Jewel in...More

Thank patricklilley347
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I visited the eatery with friends while visiting Dumfries. On entry we were welcomed and taken to a nice table however that is where the positives end. I ordered my favourite Indian dish but it looked and tasted nothing like what I asked for. Very...More

Thank VIncent210949
Reviewed 13 August 2017

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 30 July 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
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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