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“Great flavor - Not great price or service”

Royal Tandoori Indian restaurant
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Wondered in this place even though there were no other customers, always something that makes me a bit nervous. Nevertheless, was in the mood for some Indian curry. Was going to order a beer when I saw the taps, but was informed they didn't work, so got a mineral water instead. My wife and i ordered two different types of curries with lamb meat with rice. The flavor of the curry was exceptional. HOWEVER... the presentation was terrible. The price for the curry dish was around 15 Euro. We ended up spending over 45 Euro for the two of us, which isn't a terrible amount for a place close to the Grand Place; however, when I saw the bill, they charged for an extra 9 Euro for the two servings of rice. This is a first. You order a curry dish and the price is for the curry along and not the accompanying starch? By the way, the waiter/proprietor was very preoccupied with texting on his smartphone the entire time we were there. The food was very good. The price, the service and atmosphere were absolutely terrible.

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Thank SeanB_10
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Reviewed 18 January 2014 via mobile

Wasn't the best naan I've ever had but all else was very good. The owner put some Bollywood music on his laptop once a few tables showed up (cheesy), other than that, no complaints.

Thank Just-A-Guys-Opinion
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Reviewed 12 January 2014

We were attracted into this restaurant for a change of taste and by the buffet deal they had advertised (we are a young couple holidaying on a budget). The main waiter was very helpful and we could see they were trying to create a good atmosphere inside.

The buffet was small however the food was lovely. We piled our plates high however when we had finished the waiter and an older man sat in the corner (I'm guessing a family member) encouraged us to have more. Wish we'd have known this from the start as we would have paced ourselves!

The price was roughly €14 including a beer or coke which if you are going to make the most of the buffet (which sadly we didn't) is reasonable. The buffet selection was small but delicious and we would definitely eat here again if we came back.

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Thank SAMANTHAandMITCH
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Reviewed 4 January 2014

Excellent food we had in this restaurant. The real curries and fantastic biryani. very interesting starters as well> The service person was very gentle and was very helpful and heard speaking to people in dutch and french>> So no problems if u r not a english speaker the service is quite remarkable..plus the atmosphere in the street is very crowdy too>> So overall very nice experience to had in a small town of Brussels

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1  Thank MOUNNY2014
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Reviewed 15 November 2013

This is the best indian restaurant with best authentic indian-pakistani food.It is in a very bussy street and the person working there are doing their best to create a good atmosphere.
We had Tandoori prawn, lamb curry and fish birjani.
Every dish was very good in spices.
The kheer was also tasty and the indian wine too.

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1  Thank rahil a
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