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Stanwix Tandoori

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11a Scotland Road, Carlisle, England
+44 1228 531495
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5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Good for:
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 48
    Excellent
  • 26
    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
Most recent review
Amazing food!!

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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95 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 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
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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
Senior Contributor
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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Contributor
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
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
46 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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Carlisle
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Visited the Stanwix Tandoori with friends, having not visited for many years. I remember being underwhelmed way back when, and unfortunately it was the same again on this occasion. The restaurant is a typical 1980s Indian restaurant affair - which I actually quite like, though it was feeling tired in many ways. Tables in the middle were too close to... More 

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Carlisle
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I hadn't been to Stanwix Tandoori for many years and we all enjoyed our meal. The staff were friendly and helpful, the food was very good (I can recommend the Paneer!) and we all felt it was good value.

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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 - 37
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
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

Questions & Answers

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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?