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Star of Bengal

36 Harbour Street ct51aj, Whitstable CT5 1AJ, England
+44 1227 276303
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (20 reviews)
“naans” (4 reviews)
“rice” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
36 Harbour Street ct51aj, Whitstable CT5 1AJ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Restaurant was busy but we had booked so not a problem. Had the mixed starter which was superb then the Baddami chicken. All the food was really tasty. We often have a take away but haven't used the restaurant since it has changed its name....More

1  Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to try this place for a change and have to say, it was amazing. Our food was so delicious. Would highly recommend. Delivery came on time. We had the lamb tikka masala and prawn vindaloo, peshwari naan, and peshwari rice. It’s the best...More

1  Thank Michneil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in the week to book a table for 4 for 8pm, then up at 7.50pm to a full restaurant, after the staff faffed for 5 minutes a waiter came over and said our table wasn’t ready could we come back in 20 minutes, after...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on Sunday evening .first time since moved from old RESTURANT. I must say the sevice was excellent .very friendly waiter. Food was so tasty and well presented I thought they had New chef .as was nicer than old RESTURANT. But was told he...More

Thank tina w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited on a Sunday lunchtime and had the most delicious curry. Staff were attentive and helpful, food was excellent. Would thoroughly recommend.

Thank peter t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cramped table next to the door. Very slow service. The portion of Sag Aloo was so small even the waiter agreed when I mentioned it - the bowl was less than half full. To their credit, they bought out an extra portion when it was...More

Thank pearlypearl2018
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Ate here during a weeks holiday in Whitstable. Food was great and cheap by restaurant standards. Generous portions too. Only criticism (hence 4 stars) is the male waiter who served us wasn’t the friendliest (the young lady was though) it does make a difference to...More

2  Thank NottinghamDevito
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We visited on an empty, rainy lunchtime and were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food. A large menu with lots of options, as well as all the usuals. Very good value and friendly staff.

1  Thank munkat
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Saturday night at the Star of Bengal , bubbly,noisy but great atmosphere ,new premise`s as well. Food superb ,try the mixed balti, best Naan bread l have had had, outside of India . As l said food is superb but the service is a little...More

Thank merdalf
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited this place in its new location in Harbour Street — it was our first visit to this restaurant and sadly we are unlikely to visit again anytime soon. Service was very slow, we had to ask for tap water 3...More

Thank BubbleKent
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$49
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Harbour Street ct51aj, Whitstable CT5 1AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Whitstable
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 276303
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