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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Balti
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Takeout
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ordered a take-away at 7:45 and was told it was going to be an hour. (Long enough) my partner picked it up at 8:50 and was very aggressively told on arrival by the man serving her that she was a very rude bad mannered person....More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed January 26, 2020 via mobile

Really enjoyable meal, so not normally eat a curry during the day, but was excellent the service was friendly and the atmosphere just right. Will return in the near future

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 6, 2020

Staff miserable and hover over you as if you need to eat up and leave. Soft drinks ridiculously expensive, more than alcoholic ones. Nah. We won’t go back. This place has had its day. If only good for a takeaway.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 3, 2020

We’ve had two lovely meals there. The second time the waiter kept leaning on nearby chairs staring at us as if he wanted us to hurry up. There was only one other occupied table. It wasn’t as if they needed the table for new customers....More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed November 2, 2019 via mobile

As the Badsha is the only Indian take away in Tenterden, it doesn’t have any competition to beat and the food is often merely acceptable rather than excellent in my experience. The chicken tikka masala for example is often quite watery, I.e. a really thin...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed October 19, 2019 via mobile

We came in on the off chance they quickly found us a table good service and very good food all at reasonable price

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

The food here is great, not overpriced or too large portions. Really let down by the wait though- over an hour. When we asked why, they said they'd had lots of takeaway orders so the restaurant food got delayed.

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed August 6, 2019

Ordered a take away on Sunday evening but wish we hadn't. Chicken Madras was ordered but we received a Chicken Korma, the poppadoms were so soggy you could bend them, no spice or heat in any of the side dishes (sag allo, bombay allo, etc.)...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed July 27, 2019

Took advantage of the Thursday night offer of 4 courses for £12.95, and paid the extra for a duck dish. Good Indian food and beer.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed July 24, 2019

Food was great, good service in a pleasant environment at a reasonable price. Had an enjoyable time.

Date of visit: July 2019
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