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Eastern Eye

Queen Street | QUEEN STREET, Newton Abbot TQ12 2EU, England
+44 1626 331155
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“curry” (36 reviews)
“prawns” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Queen Street | QUEEN STREET, Newton Abbot TQ12 2EU, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A large group of us went to celebrate our end of cricket season do. It was absolutely brilliant as usual, the staff are very good, the food was excellent and the entertainment ( Lesley Presley ) amazing!

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been using the Eastern Eye for 20 years and never have we had a bad meal. The staff have always been really tentative, the owners will make the effort to come over and say hello and ask how everything is. The food is really tasty,...More

1  Thank Jamie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with family to say a fond farewell to my niece who was going back home to Australia. Loved the food and the atmosphere so much that we booked there and then for New Years Eve. Best Indian in Newton Abbot.

Thank Margaret P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic takeaway quick delivery. Loads of flavour and a lot of food for money. Only downside for single parents is £15 minimum order plus £2 delivery

1  Thank tammy v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love Eastern Eye.. food is always top class. Serving staff profectional. And always pleasant...atmopher and decor well presented... Lee gets the hot curry that he likes. Love my curry.. and mushroom rice..Reasonabley priced.. wanting a curry.. no better place...

1  Thank kathandherb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, very friendly staff, great tasting food and not expensive..... Four in our group all ordered different things and we all tried each others amazing favours and even voted for them in best Indian restaurant (which they have won before) if you have not...More

Thank Simon K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of about twenty of us recently descended on the Eastern Eye for our office night out. We specifically chose one of the monthly Elvis nights and I have to say this was the best night out I've had in a long time. Most...More

1  Thank Svengali-in-a-sunhat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a place for the hungry Indian food lover. Based on high recommendation from locals we chose to visit when they had the buffet style meal with a starter and main session but with a wide selection of choices for each. There are so...More

1  Thank DrSteveWA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On arrival my wife and I were shown to a quiet area of the restaurant... then the waiter spotted a speck of curry sauce on the tablecloth (which had not come out in the wash) and suggested that we move to a different table or...More

1  Thank terry362
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We planned to go to the Ghurka which is rated #1 on TripAdvisor however it was closed due to kitchen problems. Eastern Eye was rated second however we ordered dal and it was the worst dal I have ever had. Absolutely swimming with oil. Didn't...More

Thank LouLou56
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:15 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:15 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queen Street | QUEEN STREET, Newton Abbot TQ12 2EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Newton Abbot
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 331155
  • E-mail
The Eastern World Which includes the sub continent of India created all the old delicious dishes dated back to the old Mogul Period which started from 1538, e.g. The Mild Mogul dishes etc, popular throughout the world. So here we carefully create and select the dishes which would be most suitable for our customers in the South West. Established in 1990 in Newton Abbot's fashionable Queen Street, The Eastern Eye is the original contemporary Indian restaurant, responsible for re-defining quintessential Indian cuisine, by bringing together authentic Flavours, reflecting traditional recipes using innovative techniques, with world-class presentation, we have created an exciting range of menus and palate pleasing dishes that guarantees to tantalize the tastes of our diverse range of customers. Of course, no Restaurant would be successful without efficient and knowledgeable staff and we are fortunate enough to have some of the best in the country. We are delighted and proud to say the response from our guests has been remarkable, especially from the Neighbourhood who treat us as their very own. This has enabled us to focus on quality since day one. If you have tasted a dish elsewhere which is not available do not hesitate to discuss it with us. We will endeavour to fulfill your request. You are welcome to visit our kitchen to inspect the quality of hygiene and preparations. A warm welcome awaits you at THE EASTERN EYE Customer's Happiness is Management's Pleasure.
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