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The Old Police Station | Waterloo Street, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge, England
01952 433055
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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Came for a family meal and couldn't fault it! can't recommend the Lamb Shank enough, was perfection. The owner is so lovely and everyone needs to go for food here

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Much Wenlock, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Always appreciated the care and attention to flavour and detail at this restaurant. Quality shouts out exceptional well thoughtout and fresh ingredients a true winner . Not your everyday mass produced Indian fare. Wonderful

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Telford UK
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50 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Food is good. Staff are friendly and helpful and quite reasonably priced. Compare to the other India Restaurants it is certainly one of the better ones.

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Thank ADM001
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to paradise beach and it's awesome and peaceful. One should go in a nice weather. Rock beach is also good.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this one is just a personal thing because the other people in the party really enjoyed it, I just didn't like the food and I have eaten at many indian establishments before. The waiters were lovely though, couldn't fault them at all!

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Thank i_am_tre
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were told about this restaurant by our hosts from where we were staying during our Tour of Shropshire. Loved the description - and it didn't let us down!. we had our meal upstairs and mentioned we had heard about the 'cells'. we were then invited to go and have a look at the cells - even better - with... More 

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Thank Hilary L
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to the restaraunt twice with my boyfriend, the service and food was fantastic! I have since taken my work collegues and they throughly enjoyed it. I was touched by the fact a memeber of staff recognised my face. This added to the lovely experience. I am now a regular customer!

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Thank Mandy F
Wellington, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this restaurant makes great claims about the quality of its food. I was disappointed. Although the portions were generous I could have done with more quality and less quantity, it was much the same as the vast majority of Indian restaurants that I have sampled, Ok but not the culinary experience I was hoping for. Service was efficient and polite... More 

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Thank Bhajiboy66
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently moved to Ironbridge so are gradually working our way through the local fare. I have to say this has been the most disappointing to date. We arrived as they opened so maybe that explained the very warm beer that was served, still no excuse though to be honest. The meat on the tandoori platter was dry and tough,... More 

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Stroud, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Innovative Indian fare, beautifully presented with decent sized portions. I had the lehsan khumbi pakora (stuffed mushroom) starter, and vegetable handi mahe (a dry Pakistani curry) for main. We didn't really need dessert, but chocolate samosas were too intriguing to pass up! The setting is also beautiful, in a converted police station (it's worth wandering downstairs to take a look... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Police Station | Waterloo Street, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Ironbridge Gorge  >  Ironbridge
  • Phone Number: 01952 433055

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