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Jewel in the Crown

17 King Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1AA, Scotland
+44 1556 505999
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“curries” (7 reviews)
“poppadoms” (7 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
$$ - $$$
17 King Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1AA, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant as it was near to our hotel and neither of us wanted to walk far. The exterior doesn't inspire much hope but please don't be put off as we loved the food. Unfortunately we were the only customers eating in as...More

Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant completely at random as we are in this area on holiday. Don't be put off by the exterior of the building as it could do with a bit of tlc. The food is very tasty and flavoursome. The waiter was very...More

Thank jpirie2014
Reviewed 29 March 2017

we were staying near Castle Douglas for a family weekend away and couldn't be bothered going out to eat so ordered a take away from here. The food was fresh, tasty and reasonably priced. We're a fussy bunch, but this got a big thumbs up...More

Thank GlasgowBrambles
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Having had a good meal at this restaurant 3 years ago we decided we would go again whilst away biking. Sadly it wasn't up to the standard of 3 years ago, food was ok, service was really slow even though the restaurant wasn't that busy...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 22 March 2017

we were served quickly, food was good, and staff were pleasant. One could eat here alone or in a large group,

Thank soljake
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went for Valentines meal (aaaah) and had a great time, my partner even got a red rose, bottle of Prosecco and some choccies on the house. I was impressed by the menu and we tried a few dishes that were new to us. I'd recommend...More

Thank Paul E
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

After having a quiet drink in the pub with family I ordered a takeaway from this restaurant while the rest of the family went to the chippy. I had chicken tikka garlic chilli and a cheese naan . The cheese naan was probably the best...More

Thank Massive-moose
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great food, always pleasant service. Good menu and good portions. Take away and Eat in available. Never had a bad meal from here.

1  Thank Elise P
Reviewed 7 January 2017

went for the buffet night. it was very busy with locals...a good sign! a good selection of curries and sides. will definitely return

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We live in a city so we are used to having plenty of choice of places to eat in the evening and this looked like one of the better bets on a Thursday night out in Castle Douglas in mid-December. We had been told by...More

Thank Pikex2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 King Street, Castle Douglas DG7 1AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Castle Douglas
  • Phone Number: +44 1556 505999
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