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Himal Tandoori

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Nepalese
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330 Torquay Road | Preston, Paignton TQ3 2DZ, England
+44 1803 524959
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:30
Closed now
All hours
Tue - Sun 17:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:30
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Diano Arentino, Italy
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63 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went again to this take away and we were not disappointed! great nepalese curry, a very nice guy helped us with the wife's food intollerances. very good size portions. all in all good value for money and even better taste!!

Thank 48Sergi0
St Albans, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best Indian takeaway in Paignton. Moved to Devon last December and have had some awful Indian takeaways, we were wondering if we would ever find a decent one. We have! The food arrived at the time we requested, it was piping hot and full of flavour. Plenty of meat in the curry's. Would highly recommend.

Thank CNHerts
Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Food is always great, delivery time is so quick and lovely staff also, one of the best Indian takeaways in Paignton :)

Thank 124123456
Paignton, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Our takeaway just arrived. We had two curries and pilou rice. The rice was fine but both curries were lacking meat!!! 5 small dried up pieces is NOT acceptable.

Thank coohar
Manchester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Whilst staying in the area we picked up a takeaway...the onion Bhajis were tasty n crispy but we were somewhat diassapointed with the curries...too much sauce and very little chicken! The chicken Massala balti was a bit tasteless and not like the usual balti I would have...but overall was good but don't think we'd go again!

Thank Fleming2013
Torquay, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Food is okay but nothing special in my opinion the staff are attentive but out of 8 people everyone said they had better elsewhere especially just down the road

Thank tophunter36
Exeter, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We had a takeaway from here at the weekend. As usual, lovely food and all really tasty. 4 different starters, curries, side dishes and naan breads... really reasonable prices. we usually make the curries last for 2 meals - bargain! would definitely recommend

Thank dancingboybilly
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Great food highly recommended, genuinely nice guy who looked after us. They will do almost anything, one take away lady requested a boiled egg with her vegetarian curry and the obliged 😀

Thank Cliff E
Redditch, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely meal the chef came out to enquire if we were enjoying the meal. Nice touch. Prices were surprisingly cheap. Nothing about our experience eating here could be faulted. When we come to Paignton next May we will be returning.

1 Thank Pamela J
Exeter, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food! There was nothing that we could fault at this restaurant. Food was extremely tasty and plenty of it. Base Camp curry was to die for! The owner was was brilliant at explaining the dishes and showed real enthusiasm when talking about the food. Very relaxed atmosphere. Well worth a try

Thank Coffeesnob1970

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 24
Indian, Asian, Balti, Nepalese
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 Torquay Road | Preston, Paignton TQ3 2DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 524959
Winner 2012 and 2013 2015 trip advisor customer excellence award and winner 2012 and 2013 just-eat tried and tasted award.Family owned business since 2006. Started as a Take-away but with huge demand of the locals we opened our door as a Fully Licensed restaurant on september 12th 2008.

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