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“Average food, in pleasant surroundings, shame about the staff.”

Eastern Paradise Indian Restaurant
Ranked #30 of 152 Restaurants in St Austell
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $13
Cuisines: Indian, Bangladeshi
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Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Buffet, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
Description: We are a small family run business established in 1996. Our emphasis is always on freshly cooked quality cuisines. We have a very extensive takeaway and dining in Indian food from the many regions of India and Bangladesh. These dishes are from the sources of true Indian and Bangladeshi food - the gourmet homes, the fine Indian maharaja's palaces and the streets of the regions, prepared by our chef who has over 30 years' experience. As well as proving traditional dishes our unique Chef special dishes cater for both beginner and veterans of curry lovers. We use freshly herbs and spices to ensure best possible taste for any dish.We always provide you with the highest, quality Indian and Bangladesh cuisine. We are a restaurant, takeaway collection and delivery. We also cater for small or large parties, wedding functions and other occasions that require catering services. It is not always necessery to book to dine in our restaurant. Our dishes include: chicken, lamb, duck, prawns, king prawn and vegetable. Majority of Indian cooking is designed for vegetarians as most Indians do not eat meat due to religious and cultural reasons. We can assure you all of our vegetarian dishes are suitable for all vegetarians and has no traces of meat. Both our dining in and takeaway dishes should always be to your satisfaction and if this is not the case then please do not hesitate to contact us and let us know. You are the forefront of all our decision making process and we thrive on your constructive comments, feedback and criticisms. Please do not hesitate to contact us. The spiciness and heat level of our curries are turned down to meet local market. If you would like your dish to be extra spicy, hot or mild please let us know. We will produce the dish specific to your own taste. We have various offers and promotions throughout the week and we have loyalty schemes for our repeat customers which gives discounts on both dining in and takeaway. Please look through our special offer pages for further information. All of our dishes are cooked to order and can sometimes take more time than anticipated therefore your patience is always appreciated.
Reviewed January 6, 2013 via mobile

The restaurant wasn't very child friendly, didn't seem to want our toddler there. The food was ok although little meat in the curry.
The young female waitress approx 16-17 was very friendly and helpful. The whole experience was ruined by the male staff patting her continually on the backside and acting in an inappropriate manner toward her. When we had finished I decided that the young girl deserved a tip and told her to put it in her pocket as only she had deserved it, she pushed it back toward me and told me that all of their tips went to the owners. Disgusting behavior, I would not use this restaurant again in principle.

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Thank Scooter5332
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Reviewed December 4, 2012

Me and my partner went to this restaurant to eat in. Previously in the day we had collected a leaflet from outside the restaurant so we could see what was on offer. Looking at the menu and the prices we decided that we would like to go back and eat there that evening.
On arrival we were greeted by a member of waiting staff leaning against the front door smoking a cigarette which did not seem very professional. Once we were inside a friendly member of staff showed us to our table in the corner of the room. We were the only ones in the restaurant.
After looking at the menu for a few minutes we noticed that the prices were at least £2 more expensive on the menu in the restaurant than they were on the leaflet we had picked up earlier that day. Also the 'all you can eat' option shown on the leaflet that is only available on Sundays and Mondays was not displayed in the restaurant.
As our waiter (The same man from outside the building when we first arrived) was on his way over to take our order, he had to turn back and walk to the bar as he was coughing. He coughed for a few minutes and then came over to take our order without going to wash his hands.
In the end we left this restaurant without eating.

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Reviewed November 24, 2012

We waited over an hour before we rang, asking where our delivery was. Two hours later still no food and still no answer! The phone is either engaged or just keeps ringing!

Terrible!

Thank James r
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Reviewed October 28, 2012

How disappointed we were on a recent visit....very poor service, quite rude and sullen at times. Main courses had plenty of sauce but little content.
Would not recommend.

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Thank Marion M
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Reviewed October 26, 2012 via mobile

We eat here at least once a month and have done for years! Cant beat it. The service.is excellent and very friendly and the food is always good. We will continue to use this brilliant indian restaurant as it is a consistantly pleasant night out.

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Thank mevamad
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