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Star Of Bengal

$$ - $$$, Indian, Asian
115 Gladstone Street, Darlington DL3 6LA, England
+44 1325 464655
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tikka masala” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (12 reviews)
“poppadoms” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bangladeshi, Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
115 Gladstone Street, Darlington DL3 6LA, England
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1 - 10 of 210 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oh dear! had several deliveries from here, however tonight the chicken dish I ordered was so dry I could hardly swallow, I rang the restaurant and the guy who answered the phone said " I do not need you to be so negative"...well there you...More

Thank Jackie P
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We visited the Star of Bengal Thursday Dec 21st, party of 7, incl a 4year old. We have eaten in restaurant on and off over last 20yrs. It was always our #1 choice for an Indian when we lived in North East over 15yrs ago....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Probably one of the most delicious curries we've ever eaten! The chicken was juicy & sauce perfect. Thank you star of Bengal, keep it up X

1  Thank Laura S
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Good old "Indian" food, but rather lacking in creativity. The main dishes were a bit too sweet. The service was OK

2  Thank Graham J
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Haven't been here for a while because, to be honest, it went downhill for a while, however I'm pleased to say that they're back on form, my dansak was lovely as was my hubby's madras. We'll be back more often now.

4  Thank ChocolateLover45
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We had a takeaway this evening whilst visiting family. We have a very good Indian restaurant where we live on the Essex coast and the Star of Bengal was as good? Their tikka masala sauce is the best I've tasted and the chicken was succulent....More

5  Thank Brenda T
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I was looking around Darlington for a good place to eat and found a real diamond at the Star of Bengal. Doesn't look in a great area but the food was fantastic - I can't believe the place wasn't packed out - everyone should go!...More

2  Thank jordynelson87
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here for our tea. Food is amazing. Tikka Marsala & Buuter Chicken definitely the dishes to try with Rice & Naan Yum ! Staff so friendly & helpful. Definitely will be returning.

4  Thank Steph H
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous food, great service. Highly recommended ❤️ will Defo be returning. Food was delivered piping hot and before the stated time of arrival.

2  Thank Cheryl D
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Food was brilliant and would 100% recommend it , food was unbelievable and the service was great with very polite staff

2  Thank garrydonald10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Gladstone Street, Darlington DL3 6LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 464655
  • E-mail
Star of Bengal is the award winning Indian & Bangladeshi restaurant located in Gladstone Street, Darlington. Established since 1998 we pride ourselves on cooking fresh food to a high standard consistently. We pride ourselves on a warm and welcoming atmosphere, delicious food and excellent service. We welcome you to a special evening at the Award Winning Star of Bengal.Open 5.30pm to 10.00pm everyday with plenty of free parking.
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