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St Ann's Place, Old Government House Hotel, St Peter Port GY1 2NU
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: The Curry Room at The Governor's offers authentic Indian cuisine in...
The Curry Room at The Governor's offers authentic Indian cuisine in relaxed and convivial surroundings. Now open lunchtimes and evenings, the restaurant has a unique atmosphere, adorned with pictures and memorabilia of the island's past Governors.All dishes on the Curry Room menu have been created from authentic Indian recipes with influences from every corner of India and our team are ready to welcome you to Guernsey's finest Indian restaurant.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A restaurant to curry your favour!

The Curry Room is an intimate and relaxing restaurant offering excellent varied and unusual Indian menu which is superbly cooked and presented. Felt like we were back in the days of the Raj.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
Ashley B
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romantic
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

The Curry Room is an intimate and relaxing restaurant offering excellent varied and unusual Indian menu which is superbly cooked and presented. Felt like we were back in the days of the Raj.

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St Peter Port, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We ate here as a group of 4 on a Friday evening. The service was very attentive on arrival and the dishes were all explained to us as being of medium spice. We were told that any of the dishes could be made more or less spicy to suit our pallets and one of our party said that they did... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Just been to the Curry Room at the Old Government house Hotel. Probably the most expensive curry I have ever had but really good value for money. £55 per person including wines for each of 3 courses. Just superb.

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Buckinghamshire
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Tasting menu with wine flight superb, only about 20 covers so do book. Food was full of flavour, we had the prawns and the lamb, good size portions and excellent selection of wines.

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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I've been to the Curry Room a number of times before and always had fantastic food and service. However, when I visited recently the menu seemed to have been stripped back to more basic ingredients. The presentation had gone down as well and overall the taste was bland. We also had a corked wine and the tap water was undrinkable... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We spent a week at The Old Government House Hotel in Guernsey. My husband was particularly looking forward to a meal (or two) in The Curry Room. Firstly the restaurant itself is lovely - intimate, nicely decorated with attentive staff and a welcoming atmosphere. Unfortunately the dining experience was a huge let down! The starter was satisfactory only. The main... More 

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Somerset
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The restaurant only seats approx 20 and the night we were there on,y about 8. Perfect, the tables are all positioned well. The wait or was excellent and the food was really special. The Curry a Room is an experience not a Restaurant

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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88 reviews 88 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

As we were residents we chose Sunday to eat at the Curry Club as Guernsey seems to close down on Sundays. So looking forward to the meal but disappointed as it was bland for both of us. Our waitress Andra was superb and got extra chutneys to see if it would help. The curries are cooked South African style and... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This was the first time of trying The Curry Room and we had very high expectations. Starter nice, my main course was a lamb curry which was no more than a very bland stew, wifes chicken dish was made with brown meat and again bland. I must say the waiter was fantastic though.

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Austin, Texas
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58 reviews 58 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

A brilliantly evocative dining room, full of Raj relics and pictures. Service can be slow, as the food seems to come from the same general kitchen and the number of covers if very small. But a great experience and with the signature "Jeeves" standard of service that is a feature of OGH.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: St Ann's Place, Old Government House Hotel, St Peter Port GY1 2NU
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Guernsey  >  St Peter Port

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic

Description

The Curry Room at The Governor's offers authentic Indian cuisine in relaxed and convivial surroundings. Now open lunchtimes and evenings, the restaurant has a unique atmosphere, adorned with pictures and memorabilia of the island's past Governors.All dishes on the Curry Room menu have been created from authentic Indian recipes with influences from every corner of India and our team are ready to welcome you to Guernsey's finest Indian restaurant.

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