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The Bay Leaf

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Oldford, Frome, England
01373-47-48-25
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Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Was previously The Ship Inn

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Quaint, cosy, Great simple food.

Deliciously cooked fresh food, all veg cooked to perfection. Sole a little disappointing as it did not fall off the bone as it should. AMAZING dessert. V tasty local Prosecco. Will go again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
Alyeesha
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Cork, Ireland
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Cork, Ireland
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Deliciously cooked fresh food, all veg cooked to perfection. Sole a little disappointing as it did not fall off the bone as it should. AMAZING dessert. V tasty local Prosecco. Will go again.

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

The food is OK at best. Nothing to shout about to be fair they got good waiters who were always on hand to help. Unfortunately the food wasn't what I'm use to.

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Frome, England, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Second visit to the Bay Leaf and again we were not disappointed . We all had the four person starter platter as recommended by the waiter and main courses and sides from the Midweek special menu . All dishes were delicious and service quality / quantity of food and value were exceptional !!! Definately worth a visit .

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South Devon, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

we were a party of ten party of ten , excellent food and very good service , clean restaurant , will return

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Exmouth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We had an hour to kill early evening and came across this Indian restaurant purely by accident as we had driven a couple of miles the wrong way and as turning around at this triangle noticed this place. Well what can I say. Service was very good. Food was excellent. Obviously a well liked place as locals were coming in... More 

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Frome, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Just the best curry I've ever tasted. Not been dissapointed in the two years I've been using it. Quality food polite staff plenty of room to sit whilst waiting for takeaway. Quick service.

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Frome, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

My wife and I are big on Indian cuisine and have checked quite a few restaurants in South East of England with only 3 really standing out. This restaurant is one of them when it comes to the food quality. Great flavours (love the fresh coriander with spicy dishes) - we really enjoyed the quality of food on our recent... More 

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Naestved, Denmark
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Friendly staff and atmosphere with great food and loads of parking.....papadoms and pickles a must! All the usual beers and extensive starter menu.

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New Bern, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Excellent Indian food and good service in a contemporary setting. We had the 'mid week' specials, starter and main courses for 9.95, which was great value, and the Thali, a selection of dishes for 1 or 2 people.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

6 us eate here, good service, food and we had a great night. Better than your usual Indian resteraunts

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Address: Oldford, Frome, England
Phone Number: 01373-47-48-25
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Frome
Cuisine: Indian

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  • Address: Oldford, Frome, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Frome
  • Phone Number: 01373-47-48-25

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

Description

Was previously The Ship Inn

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