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The Lancer

) #19 of 72 Restaurants in Newmarket $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
32 High Street | Newmarket, Newmarket CB8 8LB, England
+44 1638 666200
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (14 reviews)
“rice” (7 reviews)
“dhansak” (3 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
32 High Street | Newmarket, Newmarket CB8 8LB, England
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1 - 10 of 124 reviews

Reviewed 2 May 2017

We absolutely love the Lancer restaurant in Newmarket! It is without a doubt the best Indian restaurant in Newmarket (& surrounding villages) We have been in to eat a handful of times but we regularly order takeaways and deliveries via the Just Eat app &...More

Thank Truly888
Anfor U, Owner at The Lancer, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thank you very much for your loya and repetitive business with us, greatly appreciate it and for and booking/choosing with us. Keeping food consistent indicates the love of food, passion and driven towards success. It defines how the food speaks for our customers, rather than...More

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Staying over night in Newmarket on our way to a family Easter. Walked up and down the high street, what a pleasant town with some interesting shops, and made the excellent choice of the Lancer for dinner. Lovely welcome from the staff, excellent starters followed...More

Thank AdrianW235
Anfor U, Manager at The Lancer, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Hi Adrian, Thank you for your time in writing your experience and for choosing us, we appreciate it. Seasoning is the key to good flavour in each dish and that's why our chef takes extra care to balance the spice with the flavour. We have...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Has the good range of curries with good staff at reasonable prices. The spicing lacks detail and if you want a tastier dish then head to montaz, but pay a little more.More

Thank Bob H
Anfor U, Manager at The Lancer, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

Hi Bob! What day did you visit and what was was your order? I'll check that for you? Our menu is affordable and value for money using the freshest and finest ingredients and spices to accompliment the wonderful taste and texture of the dish. Our...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We live in Newmarket and have tried all the Indian Restaurant over the years. They all have there ups and downs for whatever reason change of chef, owners etc. The one restaurant that as always been constant is the The Lancer and we visit on...More

Thank SteveFiona C
Anfor U, Manager at The Lancer, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2017

Thank you so much for your comments. We enjoy seeing our local customers on a regular basis and love serving you - an absolute pleasure. We love to see you again soon. Have a great day, From The Lancer team

Reviewed 23 February 2017

Small place on the High Street. Nice choice and served hot...and that's not just the spices. Very happy with the service

Thank Darbs9172
Anfor U, Manager at The Lancer, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Thank you! We do have seating a further 38 seating upstairs

Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

While visiting Newmarket recently, after a few drinks we found the lancer where we were made most welcome! A good selection of Indian fare was on offer, and after choosing, was served quickly and well presented. I have no problem with recommending this curry house...More

Thank darrenah
Anfor U, Manager at The Lancer, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2017

Thank you for choosing us and taking the time writing your comments.

Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We have recently moved to area..we were going to try all the Indian takeaways out and went for The Lancer 1st as this was the same name as our favourite Restaurant in Baldock!..don't think wel be trying any others as this meal was perfect..arrived in...More

Thank Kimmy57Baldock
Anfor U, Owner at The Lancer, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2017

That is a good restaurant, but not to be confused with The Lancer (Limited) Indian Cuisine in Newmarket. We are a separate company from them. Thank you for coming to ours first, appreciate it. We see you had a good welcoming Indian meal so hopefully...More

Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Thanks for a great meal earlier this week. Despite you being very busy, my meal was very hot and delivered right on time.

Thank SuffolkKAL
Anfor U, Manager at The Lancer, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2016

We aim to deliver quickly.

Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I went into The Lancer as the restaurant I had been planning to visit was fully booked. However, from that happy accident I had one of the freshest and best tasting Indian meals I've had for a long time. An unassuming, modern place on the...More

Thank Speakercoach
Anfor U, Manager at The Lancer, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2016

We are pleased with your comments, thank you. You opted to have out weekday meal deal offer and we see you seemed to have enjoyed your balti and prawn purée. We use fresh ingredients for our fresh chicken so you can really taste the flavour...More

Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We didn't eat in but collected takeaway. It was deliscious! The flavours were amazing and portions were generous. Good value for money too. Can't wait to go back to try eating in.

1  Thank kw2010Uk
Anfor U, Manager at The Lancer, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2016

Fresh ingredients is used to prepare/serve our dishes at affordable prices. Hope to see you again soon. Thanks. 😃

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 10
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 High Street | Newmarket, Newmarket CB8 8LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Newmarket
  • Phone Number: +44 1638 666200
  • E-mail
Description
One of the most popular restuaurants in Newmarket and should be on your site already. We are a family-run business established since 2006. We cater for all your requirements, we also do takeaways and deliveries including Just-Eat. We cater for large groups and any special occasion from stag-do and wedding party to birthdays and valentines day. Please book in advance. Our 30 year experience chef will warm up your taste buds and provide you with a magnificent and truly exquisite palette - try for yourself, and come down and visit The Lancer - we promise to make your dinner unforgettable.Note: We have a total seating capacity of 60, so any large bookings are welcome and MUST be booked in advance. Kurzi dishes and Kachi biryani must be ordered prior to booking.
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