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5 Luckwell Road | Ashton, Bristol, England
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5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night
Description: THE CLOVE INDIAN RESTAURANT 5 Luckwell Road, Ashton, Bristol, BS3...
THE CLOVE INDIAN RESTAURANT 5 Luckwell Road, Ashton, Bristol, BS3 3EL Tel: 0117 9633 344 / 9639 635
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Good for:
Late Night

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great food and friendly staff

The staff bring your food out to you (take away) and are very helpful if you eat at the restaurant upstairs. A really good selection of curries, not overly expensive!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 17, 2015
Matt D
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Late Night
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English first
Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

The staff bring your food out to you (take away) and are very helpful if you eat at the restaurant upstairs. A really good selection of curries, not overly expensive!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We ate at The Clove last night for a Valentine treat. Overall the food was average but the service was so slow. My partner had Prawn Cocktail to start which he said was fabulous. I had onion bhajis which were very dry and I had to ask for some sauce whereas most restaurants normally bring the sauce with it. My... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I would rate this as the best curry house in Bristol, a hidden gem tucked away in southville. I have never had a bad curry from here and it has cured many a problem in my life. What I like best is the fact they do not deliver and my friends don't have a car so if they want a... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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121 reviews 121 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Dined last night at this restaurant, and was very disappointed. The restaurant itself is very nice, the waiting staff rather miserable,but efficient. For starters I had the sheesh kebab, very bland and dripping in red food colouring. The main course of lamb dopiaza was a complete disappointment. Cubes of very tough 'lamb' in a watery bland gravy. This dish is... More 

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Toulouse, France
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43 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 via mobile

Friday evening after theatre curry, food amazing, staff brilliant, prices very reasonable. Would highly recommend and will return next time I am in town.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

After Christmas wanted a good old fashion curry. Book a table for 4 greeted by the staff and welcomed into the bar area. Front of house great. Seated on time and our order placed enjoyed the food and amazed how all the staff were very pleasant. Great night out close to home.

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Bristol, England
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

My husband & I had heard good things about this place and was eagerly looking for somewhere that we could go to on a regular basis before a Friday night rugby game. On this particular occasion we arrived just as it opened and were seated upstairs. I can not fault the staff & service but the food was a real... More 

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Bristol
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

A good local Indian resturant. Been going there for years and have never been disappointed. Staff and service are superb, welcoming, and always make sure the visit is comfortable and up to a high standard. Good value for money and some cracking tasting food! Highly recommend.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

The clove never disappoints, it is definitely one of my favourite curry houses. The food is very well made, with good quality meat and fresh ingredients, unlike some curry houses who serve meat in a runny gravy with spice and call it a curry. I can honestly say I have never had a bad meal here and on the odd... More 

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Chepstow, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

A friend from the states was visiting so took him here as he loves curry but can't get a decent one outside of the UK, absolutely stunning meal so tasty. Only negative was we were seated towards the back and it was a bit of a squash to get in the fixed seats.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5 Luckwell Road | Ashton, Bristol, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

Description

THE CLOVE INDIAN RESTAURANT 5 Luckwell Road, Ashton, Bristol, BS3 3EL Tel: 0117 9633 344 / 9639 635
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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