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60 Drottninggatan, Gothenburg 411 07, Sweden
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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418 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

There are so many better places to eat in this area. There is no atmosphere in here and the staff are not very welcoming. The starter portions were very small and the poppadoms were also small and had no taste. The pickle tray was taken from another table, who knows how long it been there. The main courses were no... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

The Poppadoms were the ones you get from a supermarket that taste nothing like authentic ones.....and they were burnt. The sauce tasted like it came from a nuclear recycling plant! Onion Bahjis were two bite size pieces with lots of red colouring with 2 pieces of iceberg lettuce, a 3rd of a slice of tomato and a piece of cucumber.... More 

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Stockholm
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142 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Not exactly a taste of India. I doubt that any of the personell come from that country either. Still, quite decent nan breads, good rice. The main dishes I tried (chicken masala and lam vindaloo) did not taste to the standard expected for indian restaurant. Not the right spices, not hot enough, etc. Still, not too bad experience, just not... More 

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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited this restaurant now and again on our way home because it is near to the trams and buses.However we feel that this time will be the last.We were very disappointed with the food which was Tandoori chicken The chicken was heated up left overs(not all that warm) and was dry and salty and the accompanying... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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119 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Good service and well presented food but very bland for Indian cuisine. Good choice presented - I only visited once, so perhaps other choices might have been better.

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London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Experienced very nice Service, with decent Quality Food. The athosphere is about average, but staff are efficient and helpful. Tasty...

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london
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

Went here as we couldn't find anything that we all wanted to eat - it was awful. We had top wait ages to be served and then the food was very salty and not at all pleasant. Service was poor and took a long time. I would not recommend.

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Oslo, Norway
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

I had lunch and this was the worst chicken tikka masala ever. Lunch seems to be a big thing in Sweden en you get good lunches for around 100 Sek. This was a big rip off and I am sure you will have to look very carefully to find worse Indian food than this. Lunch is self service but there... More 

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Australia
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125 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner at this restaurant . Food average service average and atmosphere average. Wall had burns on it from possibly a candle. The condiments on the table had been there for some time.

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Gothenburg
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

I went to the restaurant this evening and ordered a vegetarian dish. The menu claimed it was a spicy dish with aubergines, cauliflower, carrots and potato. What actually turned up (after a considerable wait) was a small bowl of watery, tasteless sauce with under cooked veggies that had been thrown in. The sauce tasted like salty veg stock and not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Drottninggatan, Gothenburg 411 07, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  West Coast  >  Vastra Gotaland County  >  Gothenburg

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