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Obilash

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19a Gloucester Road, Ross-on-Wye HR9 5LQ, England
+44 1989 567860
Today
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Located at the top of the main high street in Ross-on-Wye, The Obilash...
Located at the top of the main high street in Ross-on-Wye, The Obilash Restaurant is the oldest Indian restaurant in town. We have been established since 1985. Our ethos remains the same, which is to provide the highest quality of food using only the best locally sourced ingredients as well as maintaining a high standard of service at all times. There is free parking outside the restaurant after 6pm. We also provide a free delivery service.
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Visitor rating
  • 80
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Delicious meal delivered to our hotel

The food arrived on time despite the remote location it was being delivered to, and was hot, plentiful and tasty. We'll definitely pay another visit next time we're in the area.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
Sue S
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Northampton, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Special occasions
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121 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Raglan, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
330 reviews 330 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

We were given a friendly welcome to the restaurant and were seated in a good spot next to the window. Our drinks arrived quickly but both the white wine and the coke were quite warm and clearly hadn't been in the fridge long enough. Things picked up when we received the starters - the king prawn butterfly and salmon tikka... More 

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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I ordered a chicken balti, when it arrived the chicken was very dry and unpleasant. I informed the waiter who brought me a replacement which was just as dry and unpleasant if not more so. Will not go to this restaurant again.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

The food arrived on time despite the remote location it was being delivered to, and was hot, plentiful and tasty. We'll definitely pay another visit next time we're in the area.

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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We ordered our take away from just eat. After waiting for hour and a half for it to arrive. It was cold and tasteless for me and average for my Fiancé (average may be generous, the main flavour being sugar in his tikka masala) We are very disappointed with our first experience of Obilash and will not be returning in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Lovely fresh food you can instantly taste when chicken is fresh. Arrived withing half hour of ordering and piping hot beautiful food and will definitely recommend and use obilash again.

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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

starter cold ,waited a long time for main rice, cold, lamb dish, cold , i ask for my nan bread cold . injoy the company but not the food sorry,

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

As a local at the Obilash since the 1980s it has had a few ups and downs. My last meal a couple of months ago was disappointing so I've used elsewhere. Have given them another opportunity tonight. A very bland couple of dishes. The Madras was as if it had been made with a stir in sauce, and the Goa... More 

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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Eight of us went to the Obilash on New Year's Eve, which is also my wife's Birthday. The service was friendly and attentive without being "pushy." The food was (as usual) excellent. The dishes we had were too numerous to mention, but I do like their description of the king prawns as "lobster-sized" - and it's not much of an... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We ate here as we were spending a few nights over in Ross On Wye, glad we did. Good service, polite staff, great food. Chicken Naga was delicious, we will definitely return here next time we visit Ross On Wye

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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

The original and I can now confirm the best Indian in Ross on Wye, I have tried all the others and find myself returning to this one. Lovely staff and food always hot, one word of caution, what the Madras, it's proper hot.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 19a Gloucester Road, Ross-on-Wye HR9 5LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ross-on-Wye
  • Phone Number: +44 1989 567860

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 30
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Special occasions

Description

Located at the top of the main high street in Ross-on-Wye, The Obilash Restaurant is the oldest Indian restaurant in town. We have been established since 1985. Our ethos remains the same, which is to provide the highest quality of food using only the best locally sourced ingredients as well as maintaining a high standard of service at all times. There is free parking outside the restaurant after 6pm. We also provide a free delivery service.
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 - 11:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm

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