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16-18 Queens Road, Farnborough GU14 6DN, England
+44 1252 375207
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (25 reviews)
“chicken” (19 reviews)
“murgh” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
16-18 Queens Road, Farnborough GU14 6DN, England
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Ordered two large white wines which tasted disgusting. Asked to have them changed to be told no, only if we then paid for new drinks, there is nothing wrong with the wine (refused to taste it to confirm it was bad) and then said that...More

1  Thank jengat55
Panna S, Owner at Diwali, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Dear ladies, Really sorry to hear that the wine you had was not good. You were always welcomed to come to talk to the manager. You were not supposed to drink the wine which you knew was off. I’m more than happy to return the...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017

The greatest thing about food is that it brings out the best in the producer, seller, buyer , cooker and eater.... you take pride in your food and that is satisfactory. Thank you. Keep up the good work.

Thank tntseane
Panna S, Owner at Diwali, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you very much for your good response. Hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Go on a Sunday evening the Buffett is fantastic value for money and really is top draw. The lamb curry is Devine.

Thank TonynLiz5817
Panna S, Owner at Diwali, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you so much for your fantastic response. Our customer’s satisfaction is our motto. Hope to see you soon again.

Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This Authentic Indian . Restaurant is located along the busy road of 16-18 Queens Rd - GU14 6DN. One can if lucky Park in front of this restaurant . The decor inside is a little out dated , but plenty of seating . The Staff...More

Thank Mike B
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent Indian restaurant, superb food freshly cooked. One of the few Indian restaurants who serve authentic Indian food. Service is polite and prompt, must visit you won't be disappointed. Try Wednesday night they have a banquet night, good ambience.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Had a return visit to this little gem of a restaurant in Farnborough on 13th July. For a Thursday evening it was busier than I expected. Nonetheless, we were seated and attended by staff politely and promptly. Waiters were at all times professional, friendly and...More

Thank Bill R
Panna S, Owner at Diwali, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Thank you very much for your fantastic review. Would be our pleasure to welcome you soon again.

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We always get our takeaways from here and they are always really tasty! We eat in occasionally too and the guys are always lovely! Def recommend this place!

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Panna S, Owner at Diwali, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Thank you very much for your review. Hope to see you soon again

Reviewed 28 June 2017

Ordered takeaway from here for the first time and food was tasty, with good sized portions. Highly recommend the chicken chettinand and lamb dish, khosa masu. Delivery to fleet means it takes a bit longer but it's worth the wait.

1  Thank SPJFleet
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We went on a Friday night for a birthday and really enjoyed the meal. The lamb was hot and tasty and the accompanying dishes freshly cooked and very pleasant. The manger and staff are very attentive.

1  Thank Hotel A
Reviewed 10 June 2017

After trying many restaurants and takeaways in Farnborough, finally found my favourite Indian restaurant in the town. I went to Diwali restaurant few times and never disappointed with taste and service.

1  Thank Satya S
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Jan W
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Response from ChocolateRain | Reviewed this property |
They do state all their meats are halal. however I have not seen any certification.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-18 Queens Road, Farnborough GU14 6DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Farnborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1252 375207
  • E-mail
Diwali is an authentic Indian restaurant established in July 2012 with a vision of providing the best quality, healthy and delicious Indian food in the homily environment at the affordable price. It is situated in the heart of North Camp, a beautiful city in Farnborough. It is a fully licensed restaurant and you can enjoy the drinks having lots of choices on liqueurs and wines. A spacious dining hall with 60 covers with a private party room with beautifully set up dining tables makes your dinner so enjoyable you can't wait visiting there. Apart from dining in the restaurant it has been providing Free Home Delivery services within the area of 4 miles radius and takeaway collections. To make the dining experience even better and accessible to every diners it has been working in coordination with Just-eat you can order online or on the phone and the food is at your door at the earliest.Diwali extends warm welcome to everyone. Thank you.
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