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The India Royal

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16 East Street, Faversham ME13 8AD, England
01795 536033
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Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Always good

We think this is the best Indian in Faversham by a long way, but of course it is personal choice. The staff are friendly and helpful and the food is fantastic and very reasonably priced

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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Faversham, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

I visited this restaurant with my wife. My visit was poor. I should have said something at the time but the service was so poor I didn't bother. The restaurant wasn't busy and we were seated out of sight. We were basically ignored. When my prawn cocktail eventually arrived it looked good and tasted fine. Until something got caught in... More 

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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We think this is the best Indian in Faversham by a long way, but of course it is personal choice. The staff are friendly and helpful and the food is fantastic and very reasonably priced

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I ordered an Indian take away from this restaurant last night and found a used cigarette butt in the food. I phoned the resturant straight away and spoke to the manager who did not apologise but instead kept telling me that this has never happened before. I was refused a refund and therefore spent a lot of money on food... More 

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Raju M, Owner at The India Royal, responded to this review

In Regards to your Review it was very concerning and we take matters very seriously and deal with it in the most appropriate manner, Being in this trade for the last 23 years with excellent track record of food hygiene and working alongside with Environmental Health we have not faced this type of allegation in the past, It is very... More 

London, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Deciding to try a take away we ordered a meal for 4 with the special request that it would be ready for collection at the specified time.AS on a previous occasion my daughter had had to wait for some time. I arrived to collect the food and was disappointed to find it not ready, they offered me a beer whilst... More 

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Raju M, Owner at The India Royal, responded to this review

First of all i like to thank all our customer for there support and comments made, in regards to this matter we always try to give approximate time for pick up, it is difficult to judge the speed of Chef during busy hours, when it comes to people ordering food for certain time we can not cook any early than... More 

Faversham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Food very good, service spoilt by continually attending to take aways which impacted on our food delivery being slow.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

It's nothing fancy, but the food is good and plentiful and the staff are friendly and attentive. We go here in preference to other curry houses in Fav.

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kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Been here a few times now, nothing regular maybe four times in approx four years as don't live in this town but on all occasions have had a good experience, two occasions were with a large group and two other times as a family of three, service has been good whether in a large or small group, Tuesday banquet night... More 

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Gravesend, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 310 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This is a pleasant and comfortable 50-seater restaurant with modern décor and a standard high-street Indian menu. At the risk of sounding pretentious I should preface this review by declaring probably a wider experience of Indian food than most, having worked in India; travelled extensively throughout India and Pakistan; acted as one of the principal reporters for the Curry Club... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I have been coming here for years with different people, have also tried other Indian restaurants in town every so often but this has always been the best by a long shot. Have tried a number of things on the menu & have enjoyed them all! Great quality tasty food served consistently over the years!! Will be coming back for... More 

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Brighton, UK
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13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

We had food delivered, so i can't comment much on the restaurant itself, we just popped in to collect a menu. Service on the phone was very good - polite, clear and very friendly. Delivery was prompt and friendly. The menu is varied and i cannot rave enough about the thali - excellent idea, and perfect for an undecided mind!... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16 East Street, Faversham ME13 8AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Faversham
  • Phone Number: 01795 536033

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 31
  • Cuisine: Indian

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