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Rice and Curry

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Via Guglielmo Marconi 3, 60125, Ancona, Italy
071 53183
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Zurich
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247 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

I have been to Sri Lanka and the food was reasonably authentic and a good price. However they committed a sin I can't forgive. I had mixture of vegetable dishes served on a metal tray with compartments. There was more that one dish in some compartments resulting in the dishes to mingle. Sorry but I can't stand this.

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Ripon, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised! The food was really good. No frills about the place but good enough. Value for money I'd say. Watch out for the Indian large beer, it's 8.8 on the Richter scale!! Overall, great little place.

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Oslo, Norway
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

We ate here, as we found it recommended on TripAdvisor. It was marked $$, two dollar signs, meaning fairly inexpensive. The place filled up pretty fast. I found the service friendly but poor. The food was good and simple, very basic, all served in a very basic manner. Location close to port. Not so fashionable area. My friend was served... More 

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Waterlooville
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

Always stop here on way from UK to Greece - twice a year. Excellent food, choice and prices. Convenient to hotels and port. Owner very friendly - always remembers me.

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Province of Ancona, Italy
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

A little resturant with a friendly owner, we enjoyed flavors of Sry Lanka. Maybe just a little more abundant the courses, but the price was good. We'll be back again very soon!

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Thank PaoloWM
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

It was fine, nothing special, but alright for lunch. The price was a bit expensive for what you get.

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Newcastle
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73 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Unassuming but comfortable restaurant with a welcoming atmosphere and a nice vibe. The food was good and both the owner/man in charge and the waitress were friendly folk. I had a vegetarian curry plate, with chick peas and veggies and it was lush. Nice beer too. Very affordable prices made it good value for money. It was pleasantly busy on... More 

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Horana
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

Close by both train station and ferry terminal, we were thrilled to find out a Sri Lankan restaurant in Ancona. Being Sri Lankans, we enjoyed delicious food served and had a delightful chat with the owner himself. The setting is very relaxing and the old golden Sri Lankan songs played in the background made us feel like home. Anyone from... More 

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Ancona, Italy
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

My partner and I loved the food here, we just wished we had more time in Ancona to induldge in more of it! We ordered the garlic rice, curry chicken and spicy lamb to share along with a paratha. We initially thought the servings were small but once we devoured it all we were full and very satisfied! The owner... More 

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Perfect place to have a meal before catching a ferry. Very near the port and quite near the train station. The staff were extremely friendly and attentive, all facilities were very clean with a soft scent of burning spices/incense as you enter the restaurant. The food was delicious and at a very good price. I accidentally ordered the wrong thing,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Sri Lankan
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Guglielmo Marconi 3, 60125, Ancona, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Marche  >  Province of Ancona  >  Ancona
  • Phone Number: 071 53183

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?