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Thali Cafe Clifton

1 Regent Street | Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HW, England
+44 117 974 3793
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“thali” (133 reviews)
“tiffin” (20 reviews)
“curry” (28 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Regent Street | Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was really excited to try the Thali but hugely disappointing evening. Despite being a quiet Sunday evening, service was incredibly slow. 40 mins between courses/waiting, no water offered or refills and had to go up to order dessert & water as we felt like we'd...More

Thank shaylux
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bristol Thai restaurants are obviously in short supply and super popular as we were unable to get a last minute table last night. But I clocked Thalia as we drove past en route to the jam packed Giggling Squid in Clifton and so suggested we...More

Thank Pepperpotpaws
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was a queue when we got in, mainly caused by people collecting their 'tiffin' dishes. Even though we had booked we had to wait in this queue before being shown to our table. However, once seated we were well looked after and the food...More

Thank Clifton_8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of us ate at Thali in Clifton early on a Friday evening, arriving at about 6.30pm. The restaurant was quiet at that time but gradually filled up until there was hardly a table free. The decor is fun and casual, with brightly painted walls...More

Thank Real_Foodie_Mum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ice cold welcome we received was a shock as we have visited the restaurant over a dozen times previously. On arrival we were told by the member staff busy polishing glasses to go down stairs and find a table. Ten minutes later we eventually...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

On the advice of my daughter who had found a liking for Indian food from her visit to the Thali Cafe, we booked a table. There is nothing to disappoint when it comes to this little restaurant in an unusual building in Clifton (one restaurant...More

Thank Robwithec
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Popped in here on a Monday evening with family. Surprised at how busy it was. We all thoroughly enjoyed the food, great atmosphere too. The service was a little slow but really nothing to worry about, we weren't in any rush.

Thank Dave F
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

My fiancée and I visited here during a short stay on a recommendation from a friend. We were not disappointed! The food was tasty and the portions were generous (big enough for a couple to share). The Thalis all sounded incredible - we went with...More

Thank BenHumberstone
Reviewed 30 July 2017

I have eaten in all the branches of Thali and this evening was my birthday so ten of us attended - very warm welcome from the staff,superb service and of course delicious food which can be described as traditional 'Indian street food' which l adored...More

Thank Monksilver
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The best Indian food and excellent flavour. Friendly staff with attentive service. Mango lassi is so different from any other Indian restaurants and just reminded home made lassi. Panipuri, Allu Bonda and Kachori were superb and following mango panner😊 Enjoyed our meal and reasonable prices....More

Thank SriLatha A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Regent Street | Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 974 3793
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