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Quay Close, Inveraray PA32 8XA, Scotland
+44 1499 302997
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (28 reviews)
“curry” (41 reviews)
“rice” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Quay Close, Inveraray PA32 8XA, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This Indian restaurant looks like it had better days. Out of 3 main courses we ordered, one was returned because it was not cooked properly. Another one was over-cooked (tandoori mixed grill) and the meat was mostly dry. The waiter was nice and kind but...More

Thank MrBushmills
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Ban-duic twice during our stay in Inveraray and decided to try old favourites and new food we had never had or heard of before. We had various things while there including Orange Ginger Chicken, Narangee, Chicken Tikka Massala and Butter Chicken. We tried...More

Thank Kakariko
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Travelled from a lovely holiday in Loch Lomond to Ban Duic for a meal, we were extremely happy with the food, service and price. Lovely flavours and well worth a visit.

Thank Gclove
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my family last week. First time we had taken my 8 year old out for Indian food. We all had different curries, shared a garlic nan and rice, which were all very good. Staff were good, on the night we visited it wasn't...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Down in the harbour, hidden from the main street you find this gem. The service is excellent and the food is really affordable. We had a very nice lunch. Unfortunately you can´t pay with card so be sure you have cash!

Thank Göte M M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Strange name for an Indian Restaurant but nothing strange about the service or the food. Large portions of tasty Indian cuisine served in an upmarket dining room. Helpful staff and a good wide ranging menu. Prices are reasonable and the beer - which for me...More

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Just discovered that Ban-diuc is Gaelic for Duchess. Given that there is a large framed portrait of Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll on the restaurant wall, it's plain the name refers to her and not the notorious Margaret, Duchess of Argyll, of more recent time....More

Thank frankw601
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant twice while staying in Inveraray. According to our landlady it changed hands fairly recently. The restaurant has a really nice atmosphere more like a traditional British dining room, very comfy and nicely furnished. Food was very tasty and the staff attentive without...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Visited here today friendly welcome beautifully decorated, food was excellent and piping hot, waiter was very attentive and pleasant good all round place to visit

Thank wildfowler51
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Had a lovely meal here, nice size restaurant and efficient waiter service. Prices very fair. Would definitely recommend.

Thank kabela
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Emma-louise A
11 November 2017|
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Response from Leonard M | Reviewed this property |
They are open every evening from 4pm until 11 pm.
Emon R
16 August 2016|
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Response from Lambretta101 | Reviewed this property |
Very disappointed in the food, decidedly average.
26 March 2016|
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Response from siam n | Property representative |
Hi , thanks for your question. Yes we have vegetarian options. We can cook almost any curry from the menu . From starter to main courses. Thanks again
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay Close, Inveraray PA32 8XA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Inveraray
  • Phone Number: +44 1499 302997
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Formally 'The Coffee House' current owner also runs The Royal Burgh Cafe in the same town.
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