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Stanwix Tandoori

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11a Scotland Road, Carlisle, England
+44 1228 531495
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Today
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 48
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lovely as always

Lovely food and friendly staff always happy to help! Great choice of food and all freshly prepared! Highly recommended

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
Amyreb97
via mobile
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Local cuisine
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97 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

Lovely food and friendly staff always happy to help! Great choice of food and all freshly prepared! Highly recommended

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Denholm, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I have been here once before when visiting and when it was suggested we go there for a meal, I relished the idea. The décor and furnishings date from the 1980s, which suits me fine as I would like to remain there :-) it was very busy (08:00) with local people and we were quite happy to sit in the... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I've been coming to this restaurant for years and I think it's brilliant. The food is amazing and their pakora are better than anywhere else I've tried. I've had many of their dishes and once asked if the chef could make a dish that wasn't on the menu which he did and they've all been fantastic! And the coffee is... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We went Saturday night to our favourite restaurant in carlisle. Still up to its very high standards of excellent food and service. Looking forward to our next visit. Highly recommend stanwix tandoori if you are considering a brilliant meal

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Annan, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

The best tandoori chicken I've ever tasted and a nice feel to the restaurant although it was very quiet as it was a week day. Good staff and good food what more do you want.

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Whilst staying at the Cumbria Park hotel over the road we were told they could not fit us in for Dinner which was a 1st! Walked up the road and found the Stanwix persuaded my 75 year old father that he could find something mild he would like and in we went. The Staff were great and recommended a chicken... More 

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Carlisle
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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We called in to the Stanwix Tandoori prior to going to a late screening at the cinema. We were warmly welcomed, waited in reception whilst our order was taken. Drinks were promptly brought and we were shown to our table which was located in individual booths. This is a really nice touch as it gives some privacy in dining although... More 

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sussex, England
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37 reviews 37 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Located above a row of shops this is a hidden gem. Polite young knowledgeable staff. All round good atmosphere and food on a Thursday evening. Well done.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I was a regular to this restaurant for years and enjoyed my meals here but 4-5 years ago it went downhill and i had a very poor carry out one evening which made me not want to go back. Recently a couple of weeks ago i thought i would try it again and i left very dissapointed with a run... More 

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uk
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72 reviews 72 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The evening started off well and were greeted by friendly staff who took our drinks order and then took our food order. Sadly that's the best it got. We started with popadoms but the dips were of very poor quality. The starters were not authentic or homemade. The chicken pakora was more like a Chinese sweet and sour chicken ball... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11a Scotland Road, Carlisle, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
  • Phone Number: +44 1228 531495

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 39
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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