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Golden Star

100 Balloch Road | Alexandria, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8SR, Scotland
+44 1389 721077
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travelers talk about
“curry” (18 reviews)
“naan bread” (8 reviews)
“spiced onions” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
European, Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
100 Balloch Road | Alexandria, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8SR, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After a 4 hour drive to campsite we were starving and curry bound. Big mistake. Poorest we have had for many a year. Bland, spiceless mains which bore no resemblance to what was ordered or expected. Lamb patia transformed into some form of chicken dish...More

Thank Smack7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fancied an Indians. Worst meal I have had in a long time. Ordered poppadoms then told when my starter arrived I couldn't have any as they would have to be made fresh. When I said this wasn't a great start I was offered the poppadoms...More

Thank dunlopp
Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

Popped down this evening for a wee takeaway. To start off they had 'late night' menu that seemed to be at a premium to their normal pricing.. with a lot smaller menu. Got home (less than 3 minutes drive) and donor meat was freezing, no...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

There's no point in serving decent food if you dont have enough people to prepare and serve it. Waited ages for mains and it was tasty but luke warm.

Thank Joe G
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

im local and had never tried this indian but I heard there was new owners and a new chef so decided to try it out and I was blown away by how good the food was this will 100% be my local indian now 10...More

Thank callydakota
Reviewed November 15, 2017

Most of us have been in this position at some time, cajoled into shuffling into a restaurant because it's "handy" and "not bad" or so we are informed but, in the end, such approval is seen to be well off the mark, at least in...More

Thank benjoshjack1
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

Ordered takeaway. The curry and naan were delicious and the portion generous. Some waiting time for the food to be ready. Value for money.

1  Thank Capy C
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Very welcoming, Robert gave excellent attentive service along with the rest of staff. Fantastic food at reasonable prices. Would recommend for everyone who loves Indian food and those who want to try it.

Thank rockyscraig
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Haven't been in for a while and disappointed to see the last review and the food in here has always been very good and this time was no exception, service was good, food was excellent and prices are very good. Yes the decor is tired...More

Thank stuart w
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Never again go here for a curry, the worst tasteless curry ever. Had asked for our drinks 10 mins later....services was slow and after getting the £20 set dinner and two pints it suddenly went up to to £36...sorry was the answer...Duh!More

Thank jpe12
Stephen Q, Public Relations Manager at Golden Star, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2017

I'm very sad to see you didn't have a good experience, We always strive to have 100% great feedback but we are all human and sometimes human errors happen and for this I do oligopolies, I do believe our manager on the night compensated you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$14 - $35
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Monday
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Friday
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Balloch Road | Alexandria, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8SR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park  >  West Dunbartonshire  >  Balloch
  • Phone Number: +44 1389 721077
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Description
Do you like Indian cuisine? If you do, you will love Golden Star in Balloch in Loch Lomond! A fully licensed restaurant, we have been proudly serving the local area for over a quarter of a century. During that time, our family run restaurant has built up a wonderful reputation for great food, competitive prices and a wonderful dining experience in a vibrant and relaxing environment. So whether you are treating your family to a meal or entertaining clients, make sure you pay us a visit for an unforgettable experience! Curry Balti Dishes Here at Golden Star, we offer a wide range of delicious and nutritious Eastern dishes, including korma and nantara, as well as offering a wide selection of European and vegetarian cuisine for you to choose from. We offer highly competitive prices, along with a free loyalty discount card (please ask for details). In addition, we provide excellent customer service, treating all our customers as valued guests, and striving to make everyone feel welcome.
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