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Himal Tandoori

330 Torquay Rd | Preston, Paignton TQ3 2DZ, England
+(44)01803524959
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Ranked #38 of 132 Restaurants in Paignton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $24
Cuisines: Asian, Indian, Nepali, Balti
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Winner 2012 and 2013 trip advisor customer excellence award and winner 2012 and 2013 just-eat tried and tasted award.Family owned business since 2006. Started as a Take-away but with huge demand of the locals we opened our door as a Fully Licensed restaurant on september 12th 2008.
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English first
London
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Ordered a delivery at 5.10 and delivered at 6.25pm.on a sat night. They did warn it could take 90mins on a sat and I would never have a curry delivered normally but had a puncture and couldn't get it repaired till sun morning so had to wait for delivery. Had poppadoms, onion salad and mango chutney. All good though chutney... More

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

our yearly trip to paignton arrived and we just had to go back to himal,as stated in previous reveiws,this has got to be one of the best indian/nepalese restraunt in the country. food full of flavour,i had momo for starters could have eaten these all night,main meal was just as tasty,nnearly licked the plate clean.would never go anywhere else for... More

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Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The Himal Tandoori looks like a take-away and would best aim at that. I wish to cut to the chase after our poor dining experience. Firstly we were warmly greeted by the waiter who had known me from dining at the Gandi restaurant formerly Dada (now closed), he was aware of my likes and tastes and happily took our order.... More

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Very good service and a very enjoyable meal ,good selection of drinks at reasonable prices Staff attentive but not over the top .

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Diano Arentino, Italy
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

we love curry and we tried the nepalese for the first time. it was really nice, spicy and tasting, delivery took a bit longer then expected but all in all, was worth it!

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Yorkshire
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The outside isn't very presentable but the inside is nice and the food was good there was a little wait but worth it for the food

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I won't be using himal again, I have read rave reviews of the restaurant so thought I would give them a go. I wish I hadn't. Me and my wife sat in a waited and waited, they were far more concerned about take away orders then actually serving us. We waited so long we decided that we would instead use... More

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Dover
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

My wife and I have been ordering Indian takeaway from the Himal Tandoori for around 6 months now. We often order the set meal which is exceptional value for the amount of great tasting food you get; A pappadum, 2 bahjis, main, side, rice/naan and a cold drink for £8.50 is superb value, especially when you consider that I normally... More

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Torquay
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164 reviews 164 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
281 helpful votes 281 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Wu used to frequent the Taj India Abbey Road Torquay on numerous occassions over the last two years which was five star.We recently learnt the owners of that restaurant sold it and moved to the Himal Tandoori.As their previous Restaurant was excellent decided to try the Himal which involved a one hour bus journey using two buses. The food was... More

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

We have ordered takeaways on a regular basis from this restaurant for the last couple of years. During this time the food has always been of a high quality and I have recommended to friends. Tonight has seen a dramatic change! Having ordered online our food arrived 45 minutes late. To be fair to our driver he was very apologetic,... More

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Additional Information about Himal Tandoori

Address: 330 Torquay Rd | Preston, Paignton TQ3 2DZ, England
Phone Number: +(44)01803524959
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
Average Prices: USD 16 - 24
Cuisine: Asian, Indian, Nepali, Balti

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