We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Eastern Eye

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
QUEEN STREET | QUEEN STREET, Newton Abbot TQ12 2EU, England
+44 1626 331155
Website
Today
12:00 - 14:00
17:15 - 00:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:30 - 23:30
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:15 - 00:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

428 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 428: English reviews
Lichfield, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
208 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Come here when down here visiting family and never disappointed.Lovely friendly staff, clean and spacious restaurant and very tasty food.Taxi ordered for us as well. Would recommend.

Helpful?
1 Thank travellalot011
Teignmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a fantastic time tonight! We were a table of 11, some of us had menu food and others had the buffet! The service and staff was fantastic! And to top off a really great night the staff sang happy birthday to my dad after dressing him up! And then gave him a fantastic framed photo as a memento... More 

Helpful?
Thank woooo111
Paignton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was amazing! It's slightly more expencive than other indians I Have been too but it's so worth it and i'm only talking a few pound extra per dish! I don't like Newton Abbot and I wouldn't want to visit the town often but this place is well worth visiting. We chose to come here from Paignton as my... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Minxy1984
Uk
Level Contributor
18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sorry to say it but this is not the place it was. 4 of us ate here yesterday. Outrageously the chutney that came with the poppadoms had been used by others- it had bits of birthday confetti in it. We complained and they brought over a replacement. The manager apologised but told me that it was the staff's fault as... More 

Helpful?
Thank Brian018
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this restaurant! Beautiful food! Lovely staff! Just a really nice place to eat! I have eaten India food in many cities but Eastern Eye in Newton Abbot is the best place to eat!!!

Helpful?
1 Thank Andy S
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

By far the best Indian in the area. Plenty of choice and buffets on certain nights. Once a month entertainment arrives and this is a great night out. Birthdays are an eye opener if they find out!.

Helpful?
1 Thank Sean S
Torquay, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
57 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner went here on Friday to celebrate the purchase of our house. It was also my partners favourite place to eat, but as the title suggests, we won't be going back. The only positive about this meal was the price. I thought it was quite cheap considering the volume of food. The staff were really quite rude. The young... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Ash B
Devon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
383 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for a curry on our way home & it happened to be the buffet night which I don't normally go for. For £12-50 you could have as much as you can eat including a selection of starters, mains and a rice sweet. You also got a naan bread to share. The buffet was popular the food very good &... More 

Helpful?
Thank steveissy
Level Contributor
21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The 12 of us went early on a Saturday night for a pre booked meal while on a stag do. (BOOK IT BOOK IT BOOK IT). The whole experience was a treat. Some of the guys haven't been to an Indian before (sheltered life!!) and were unsure of what to order, despite being encouraged by the professionals to have a... More 

Helpful?
Thank tallgcg
Level Contributor
24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

The food was tasty there is no doubting that. Slightly overpriced and the buffet is completely pointless in my eyes. My one problem has to be the amount of times we were asked the same question about 4 times by 4 different people. Twice I can accept but 4 times just makes me think do the staff communicate? You'd ask... More 

Helpful?
Thank AkCT_x1234

Travellers who viewed Eastern Eye also viewed

Newton Abbot, Devon
 
Newton Abbot, Devon
 

Been to Eastern Eye? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
17:15 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
17:15 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: QUEEN STREET | QUEEN STREET, Newton Abbot TQ12 2EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Newton Abbot
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 331155
Description
The Eastern World Which includes the sub continent of India created all the old delicious dishes dated back to the old Mogul Period which started from 1538, e.g. The Mild Mogul dishes etc, popular throughout the world. So here we carefully create and select the dishes which would be most suitable for our customers in the South West. Established in 1990 in Newton Abbot's fashionable Queen Street, The Eastern Eye is the original contemporary Indian restaurant, responsible for re-defining quintessential Indian cuisine, by bringing together authentic Flavours, reflecting traditional recipes using innovative techniques, with world-class presentation, we have created an exciting range of menus and palate pleasing dishes that guarantees to tantalize the tastes of our diverse range of customers. Of course, no Restaurant would be successful without efficient and knowledgeable staff and we are fortunate enough to have some of the best in the country. We are delighted and proud to say the response from our guests has been remarkable, especially from the Neighbourhood who treat us as their very own. This has enabled us to focus on quality since day one. If you have tasted a dish elsewhere which is not available do not hesitate to discuss it with us. We will endeavour to fulfill your request. You are welcome to visit our kitchen to inspect the quality of hygiene and preparations. A warm welcome awaits you at THE EASTERN EYE Customer's Happiness is Management's Pleasure.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Eastern Eye staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?