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Oh! Calcutta!

#98 of 1,507 Restaurants in Bristol
Certificate of Excellence
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216 Cheltenham Rd, Bishopston, Bristol BS6 5QU, England
+44 (0)117 924 0458
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6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups
Entertaining clients
Dining on a budget

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 185
    Excellent
  • 85
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Would recommend!

Came here for my friends birthday meal with about 10 of us eating. Was surprised with the quality of their food and the speed in which it came to the tables, with everyone's food coming out at the same time. Friendly and polite waiting with prompt clearing-away after we had finished. Can get busy... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dining on a budget
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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300 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Bristol, United Kingdom
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Came here for my friends birthday meal with about 10 of us eating. Was surprised with the quality of their food and the speed in which it came to the tables, with everyone's food coming out at the same time. Friendly and polite waiting with prompt clearing-away after we had finished. Can get busy at the weekend so I would... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 NEW

This place took my eye as they were offering 20% off orders on Just Eat, the reviews seemed decent and i like trying new places. I wasn't disappointed. I ordered a takeaway at peak time on a saturday evening and it arrived within an hour and all very hot as you would expect. I was impressed by the portion sizes... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We called in by chance on a Friday evening Staff were welcoming, helpful and attentive Food was hearty and very tasty Going back again soon!!!

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Booked a table for 24 people of Valentine's day for my boyfriends 30th birthday. The service couldn't have been better. The waiters were attentive, the food was delicious and there was a wonderful homely atmosphere. 'Bring your own' drinks was very much appreciated by the group. Our new favourite restaurant off Gloucester road.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We have been here several times - with family, friends or just us as a couple and the food is always delicious. We ONCE had a bad experience with the wait for food which was over an hour but the manager was very helpful and couldn't apologise more! It's great value for money and will always be a favourite of... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Came when visiting friends. Great food, nice restaurant and a few new things (to me) on the menu. Fast and efficient service. Recommended.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We decided to go out for a family meal to celebrate the New Year. It was a lovely event and we highly recommend the Balti butter chicken from the specials menu.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Visited the restaurant last night to celebrate a family occasion. Very friendly and accommodating staff and great quality food. Extremely good value for money. Will visit again - highly recommended.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Have eaten here many a times and enjoyed every time I was there. I worked at the Aztec west and lived at Filton, so every little gathering at work happened at Oh! Calcutta. For an evening meal this place is awesome with the great ambience and courteous staff :) Thumbs Up The place is clean unlike other Indian food served... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Eaten here 3 times now and have always come away contented. The reason am not giving 5 stars is to do with the decor. Staff are wonderful - place is clean, service prompt but not overbearing. They have a BYO policy which is very welcome and they food is well cooked, distinct flavours and light on the palate in comparison... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 216 Cheltenham Rd, Bishopston, Bristol BS6 5QU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)117 924 0458

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 37 - 37
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?