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Star Of Bengal

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bangladeshi, Indian, Balti, Eastern European
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115 Gladstone Street, Darlington DL3 6LA, England
+44 1325 464655
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Darlington, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

what can I say, this restaurant is faultless, exquisite food all around, and staff are fabulous, being using this restaurant for years, its the best and I would not go anywhere else.

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1 Thank wirley2017
newcastle
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81 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Returned here after a couple of years and the food is even better now. Quality and quantity spot on. Really tasty curries and lovely chips. Madras is nice and spicy. The staff are friendly and will always do their best for you. This is my favourite Indian restaurant in town!

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1 Thank scooter1111111
Darlington
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69 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place and have been coming for well over 20 years. Food is always superb and the service is outstanding. By far the best in Darlington

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1 Thank Jambo1312
heighington village
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fairly basic restaurant as far as decor is concerned but don't be fooled by that.The food will knock you straight out.I had chicken tikka jalfrezi and my wife had a korahi. We had a kaema nan and some mushroom pilau. Poppadoms and dips are given complementary to start you off.The quantity and quality are top drawer and I have eaten... More 

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2 Thank bonniesbed
Homer, Illinois
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure I'd know "the real deal" in terms of Indian cuisine. But The Star of Bengal was the best restaurant of its kind I've ever visited. While it was slightly strange that we were literally the only customers in the restaurant, our friend informed us that it's usually overflowing when she has a meal there. The food was... More 

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Thank Sroost
Darlington, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a small, welcoming restaurant which is kept clean and cosy. The staff are always pleasant and helpful. We have been to the restaurant several times with family, friends or as a couple and every time we've had a delicious meal. The quality of the food is excellent both in taste and presentation. The food standard is just as... More 

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Thank PeteBarbara
Durham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

A quiet, cosy little restaurant. Amazing tasting food and a great choice of drinks. The staff are warm and friendly and its very well priced! Ive eaten here many times before and its my preferred Indian restaurant. I travel over 12 to get here, and i'd travel more if I had to! Take a chance, it will not disappoint!

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Thank Paul R
Darlington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

We often eat here, everytime it never fails to impress us food never changes in taste or texture which is hard to do, set meals and the specials are great value for money and a cheap date night out with your partner ( thurs n sundays ) ive never had a better chicken or lamb passandra any where ☺,great food... More 

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1 Thank taylordave454
Durham, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

After trying the takeaway service the meals we had was as good as the eat in My opion this is the best Indian within the centre of town

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1 Thank Barry V
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food and friendly staff. Best Indian restaurant in Darlington. We always use this place and whenever we have triad another it hasn't been as good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bangladeshi, Indian, Balti, Eastern European
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, 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
Description
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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