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The Bengal Spice

53 The Strand, Walmer CT14 7DP, England
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Ranked #5 of 6 Restaurants in Walmer
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery

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Kingsdown
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Had a meal with friends on 17th Jan. Food was excellent but we had to wait quite a while for it. Seemed to be more interest in takeaway s. Would definitely eat there again as the food and service eventually was good.

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England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

my husband and myself have eaten here on several occasions sometimes we book or sometimes just arrive, the staff are very helpful and accommodating, the food is lovely we have never had a bad meal at the Bengal spice, we have always found the price to be good, we also have ordered food to take away this also has been... More 

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Deal, England, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We have visited this establishment on numerous occasions over the past 3 years & hed wonderful food & service every time. The staff are polite & attentive...even remembering us from previous visits months before! Would recommend to anyone, we have taken our 3 yr old grand-daughter to eat there! Get there early week-end evenings.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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120 reviews 120 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

I ate here last night and found the food really nice and the service was also good. I like the style of the restaurant and its very welcoming to have a sit down meal. The portion sizes were quite good. I would eat here again when I'm next down

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

Poor communication !!! We have ordered a takeaway every week from this place for the last 4 months obviously with both of us the price is around £22 but the other half is away for the night so I've ordered just my meal I asked for the price and was told £12.25 knowing I ordered something extra than I normally... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We arrived here looking to have a Saturday night curry. We had to wait 10 minutes for a table even though there were a few empty tables. There only appeared to be 2 members of staff on duty and were running round trying to take phone orders and serve diners. We were given menus and asked if we wanted popudum... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The best Indian takeaway I've had in the area. Admittedly I don't have them every week but this was just delicious. A half hour wait in the restaurant was well worth it. Staff really friendly. The restaurant was packed so always a good sign too

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

The food was good and portion sizes healthy. Went on a Friday night and the takeaway was clearly popular. The staff seemed a little uncomfortable although the service was prompt and efficient. Enjoyed our evening here.

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Nottingham
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7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Hadn't checked tripadvisor, but restaurant was very full on a Tuesday night, which I took as a good sign... how wrong one can be! Had a very average meal - naan was undercooked and lamb was a bit chewy, but all edible. Slightly off putting being served my biriani from a take away metal container inverted on the plate which... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Food horrid, nasty and full of sugar. Even the Naan bread was inedible. When I tried asking the waiter for naan bread that was actually cooked he started shouting at me as if it was my fault that the food served was disgusting. So I walked out £30 lighter and still hungry. Give it a wide berth!

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Address: 53 The Strand, Walmer CT14 7DP, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Walmer
Cuisine: Indian

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