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105 High Street, Woking GU21 4SY, England
01483761144
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 31
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  • 23
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 11
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  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Never disappointed!

We've eaten here a few times now and it's such a nice restaurant to visit. The staff are friendly, food delicious. Definitely recommend.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
tristy5
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Surrey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Made the mistake of ordering from the "buffet" as we wanted some variety. It's not the type of buffet where you pick yourself but they bring everything at once to you, without you being able to choose what you want or don't want and in the quantities that you want. We couldn't even finish half of our meal as the... More 

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Woking, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Really good curry as always. Regular visitor our curry house of choice. Service is always really good staff are very polite and knowledgeable. Can't wait for the next visit!

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Woking, United Kingdom
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Having visited here on a Friday night in a party of 8 we were extremely disappointed. Firstly it took over 40 minutes to get a round of drinks which when they arrived we found that the beer & soda were flat. It was about an hour before someone took our order. It then took ages for the starters to arrive... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

One of the best in the area, menu could do with an update, prices good but it can get very busy at weekends.

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Surrey
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We've eaten here a few times now and it's such a nice restaurant to visit. The staff are friendly, food delicious. Definitely recommend.

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Woking, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Excellent very tasty we had starter and main course the lamb was tender and the service excellent all very friendly and helpful although they said they were short staffed Decor nice and fresh and the music soothing after a busy day We will go back gain

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Woking, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

Our first time at the Balaka and very pleased with it, my wife got a groupon voucher for a mid week meal out, the staff were very welcoming and attentive although they did say they were understaffed we did not notice. The food was really nice and fresh tasting and we will certainly go back.

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Addlestone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We had no idea this restaurant existed which explains why we bought the Groupon Voucher. The restaurant does not look like much from the outside but do not let that put you off - if the visual factor is important to you. We were kindly and professionally received by our host who had record of our booking and a table... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

We went there with groupon voucher taking our parents. The deal was 4 starters, 4 mains, 4 rice and 4 naans. Booked the table before hand - not much issues with that. They took our order and while we were waiting for food, a guy came and said as we ordered Biriyani as main which has rice in it, we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015 via mobile

We came here using a Groupon voucher with gave us 2 starters, 2 mains, 2 rice dishes and 2 naans for £12.95. BARGAIN! We would have been more than happy to have paid full price and will definitely return soon. The service was excellent, the food was second to none, absolutely delicious. We had a dansak and a sag. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 105 High Street, Woking GU21 4SY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Woking
  • Phone Number: 01483761144

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

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