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The Leaf

Maxwell Arms Hotel | Maxwell Street, Dalbeattie DG5 4AH, Scotland
+44 1556 612564
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
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Indian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Maxwell Arms Hotel | Maxwell Street, Dalbeattie DG5 4AH, Scotland
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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant when it was called the Taj Mahal and saw it operating as The Leaf but when we went to make a booking we discovered that there is no longer a restaurant on the site but that the building is now operating...More

Thank Chrissie M
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

DON'T GO!!!! It's closed! NOT THERE, We went, couldn't find it, checked in pub and were told this. No evidence it was ever there now. I just don't want you to waste your time!!

1  Thank cleocat46
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Visited here a couple of weeks ago with my husband whilst on holiday and we both agreed it the best Indian food we've eaten in the uk. Lots of things we have never tried before so it was a bit of a culinary adventure. Freshly...More

Thank 070367
Reviewed May 29, 2017

We were the first people on the restaurant after opening for an early dinner and we were treat just as same as if it had been busy I'm sure. the service was excellent and the food was fresh, delicious, cooked to specification, and we were...More

Thank vikster90
Remesan T, Owner at The Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2017


Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Excellent! First time visiting leaf and really enjoyed it. Friendly and helpful staff and lovely and clean environment. Food was great, authentic Indian - generous portions and really tasty. Will definately visit again.

Thank Hayley L
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Went to The leaf for my Birthday Meal. The staff were very friendly and helpful. As far as the meal went we could not get any better in the area. it is The first time we have tried Southern Indian food cant wait to get...More

Thank John H
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Southern indian food - delicious. Staff very pleasant and informative. Best nann I have tasted and the coconut rice a must. Well worth a visit. We'll be back - soon.

Thank chrisdri
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Really really great South Indian cooking. My colleague and and I agreed it was the best Indian food we'd had - better than any places in our respective home towns of Aberdeen and Edinburg. Ram, the owner, made us feel very welcome and gave us...More

1  Thank loslynch
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

A real gem and highly recommended. The Southern Indian dishes on the menu are very different to what's on offer from our local Indian restaurants at home. Delicious, freshly cooked to order and a variety of unusual vegetarian dishes that you don't normally see. The...More

1  Thank Samantha P
Reviewed April 14, 2017

The cuisine here is South Indian which is not often found in Britain. The food was well prepared and the quality was excellent. I would particularly recomment the fish curry. The proprieter is very friendly and helpful. I will certainly dine here again when I...More

1  Thank John M
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Denzil C
November 14, 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$8 - $13
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maxwell Arms Hotel | Maxwell Street, Dalbeattie DG5 4AH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dalbeattie
  • Phone Number: +44 1556 612564
  • E-mail
indian,but not as you know it ....... Like any authentic cuisine, the Keralan cuisine also takes full advantage of its land produce of excellent seafood , spices and especially coconut."Eat fish and be healthy" has become a dictum, of the health conscious new generation of Kerala. The educated youth of Kerala has realized fish as an elixir of life. Studies have proved that including fish is diet
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