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Planet Papadum

Halal, Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
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5 Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth NR30 3AH, England
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been visiting the restaurant for many years. This was the fifth visit since they reopened after being closed due to their flood . We were greeted at the door and shown to our booked seats. The restaurant was full to capacity and pleased we had decided to book in advance. The meals we ordered were exceptionally tasty and... More 

Thank Nar-folk-chap
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Got greeted by a guy who didn't know how to smile, ordered off of a pretty average menu and got served pretty average jalfrezi by another guy who didn't know how to smile. Average is how I would describe the whole experience, the restaurant is clean, the service is prompt , the price is ok but its nothing out of... More 

Thank Barry G
Gloucester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrible service and they expect you to have alchol even if you dont drink otherwise they will consider you the customer who can not afford. According to them they can only serve you with respect if they are not busy ! and on the top they do not provide you with the proper bill !!!

Thank prarthna101
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87 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited Planet Papadum on a number of occasions, and have always found the food to be excellent. This time was no exception. The service is always swift and courteous. The only problem we had on this occasion was the fact that it was so hot in the restaurant. We asked for the door to be opened halfway through... More 

1 Thank Clickster
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited restaurant yesterday with family of 10. Main waiter/manager was very rude. Said oh we have lot of take away so can't provide your nan bread for 15minute. Being Indian know it doesn't take more than minute or two to cook one. He didn't provide is bill despite asking said we are different not like other restaurants. Indeed different... More 

3 Thank a p
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place doesn't look great from the outside however, it is clean with plenty of room. The staff were very helpful and attentive, the food was really good with some great choices. I will definitely return

Thank 000ANTH000
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is ok service is not very good There was a bit to much salt in my curry, they had no lemon for the glass of coke Sorry will not be returning

Thank Mick s
Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We arrived at around 8:30 with a party of 7. We were seated and given menus and that is where the joy ended. The restaurant was by no means full, there were quite a few tables occupied but certainly not all. After what seemed like quite a while our order for drinks was taken but these took 15 minutes to... More 

Thank Claudia F
Gorleston-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Called in on Tuesday night after the cinema. Staff was very polite and friendly. The place really looks cleaner and brighter than it had been last time I was there. My friend had never been there before but said how lovely it was inside, more upmarket than some restaurants in the area. The food was delicious I tried a Korhai... More 

Thank dabruffys
Holmes Chapel, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

The food was very very good, Price was in line with others and the service was not over the top. Been to lots of indian restaurnts whos staff are asking you for more drinks. not here it was great.

Thank Mike J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$11 - $66
Halal, Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
Drinks, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Delivery, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth NR30 3AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Great Yarmouth
  • Phone Number: 441493330777

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