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Spices of Bengal

$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
Charing Hill | Canterbury Road, Charing, Ashford TN27 0NG, England
+44 1233 712286
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“curry” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Charing Hill | Canterbury Road, Charing, Ashford TN27 0NG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The curry was OK the service was absolutely rubbish, beer over priced, did not finish all my meal so asked to take the rest away, waited ages for the rest of my meal to be returned, waiter came up and said was it masala chicken,...More

Thank Honda750x
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is lovely, great service, very welcoming and a lovely place to spend a night out. One of my favourite Indians so far.

1  Thank Shaun H
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Called to have a takeaway ordered 2 drinks first, a half of lager and a tap water with a dash of blackcurrant,we were charged £5.45 I was surprised at that so politely questioned it. I was told it was £2.95 for the lager and £2.50...More

1  Thank lorna a
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Would have given 4.5 if available. Very pleasant waiters service. Range of food good. This was not the banquet night which is on a Tuesday and looks good value at £11.95 per person. We had a selection of dishes which suited us as individuals, with...More

Thank RES121
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Family of 9 for a 21st birthday on the bank holiday Monday lunchtime. Only ones in the restaurant, which I don't understand as the food and service is superb. The staff are always friendly and try the best to go the extra mile. The food...More

Thank James K
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely curry here. The food was delicious, hot and fresh. The staff were very friendly. However, the toilets were horrible, not particularly clean and just tatty. They need to be gutted, modernised and re-tiled floor to ceiling. I noticed the actual restaurant...More

1  Thank crochetmomma
Reviewed February 17, 2018

Been passed many times. Decided to tack a chance and try. Wow, food excellent, atmosphere excellent. Waiting staff courteous and attentive. Reasonable price. All in all a great dining experience for myself and my partner. She said she fancied a curry so we decided to...More

1  Thank clive l
Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

Take away is great, eating in is better. Great food. Friendly service. Beautiful views across the downs. Have never had a bad meal here. Always greeted with a smile. Highly recommend.

Thank jimiboy1
Reviewed December 4, 2017

I normally have a take-away with the family but have,over many years,eaten in. The food is good quality,freshly cooked with charming service. Their Tuesday banqueting evening is unbeatable value

Thank amw3000
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food.excellent service and excellent value. this is not the first visit and am most certainly not disappointed!!

Thank Richard C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $25
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Charing Hill | Canterbury Road, Charing, Ashford TN27 0NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Ashford  >  Charing
  • Phone Number: +44 1233 712286
Set on top of charing hill, it has one of the best views in Kent, the restaurant is open plan with a great bar and with a smoking area.
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