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The Great Bookham Tandoori

41 Church Road, Great Bookham KT23 3PG, England
+44 1372 459136
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (12 reviews)
“rice” (7 reviews)
“bhaji” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
41 Church Road, Great Bookham KT23 3PG, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Exactly what you expect (and want) from a village curry house, attentive and speedy service & consistently good food. Usual small curry house negatives, a bit cramped and dated decor, but I had a great meal. Been here many times but had 'migrated' to the...More

Thank Dxxxxxx
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here a couple of times over the past 10 days. The food is quite original for an Indian restaurant and the waiters are very friendly. The complimentary glass of wine is a big plus and actually quite drinkable.

Thank DavidH7EA
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Been going to the great Bookham tandoori for a couple of years now and they have always provided us with high quality food and fantastic customer service; and they have maintained consistency throughout the years! It is always busy and has a good atmosphere inside...More

Thank Ellie P
Reviewed December 22, 2017

We have been going to this restaurant for 34 years and have never been disappointed, the food is excellent and the staff are friendly, helpful and go the extra mile every time.

Thank Alan B
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

I've lived in Bookham.. solecote road round the corner since 2002. We've eaten there every week for 16 years not once ever had a bad experience. Lovely friendly staff and always feel so welcome when we walk in. Interiors due an update but otherwise excellent...More

1  Thank rebeccacjones14
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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Although typically Indian decor, this curry house offers consistently excellent food and service and is extremely good value.

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Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure why we were told we could have a table as we were literally shooed out of the door as quickly as we were in, nice food but it was quite embarrassing after recommending this restaurant to my friend that we were treated...More

1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Love visiting here as the food is always great and every member of staff extremely friendly. The vegetable biryani is excellent.

1  Thank Yogirascal
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately we won't be returning to this restaurant and here are the reasons why....the dishes were tasteless and not authentic in the slightest, the over use of red food colouring was very off putting, the bill was ridiculous for a fairly small meal and the...More

Thank Elena C
Reviewed September 11, 2017

Friendly staff is the best I can say. Onion Barjee - almost inebible Chicken in the curry - chewy Diet Coke, served flat with no ice or lemon Bathroom experience more like rural India than rural Surrey Had a lovely evening with friends, all of...More

Thank PHIL B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Church Road, Great Bookham KT23 3PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Great Bookham
  • Phone Number: +44 1372 459136
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