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Bengal Spice

$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi
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39 Jane Street, Workington CA14 3BS, England
+44 1900 64106
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Workington, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

We have eaten here many times before & it has always been good. However last week, the food was appalling- my curry was swimming in oil and was inedible. The quality of the whole meal was poor.

Thank lola301
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. Best Indian in the area and very good value. Will definitely use again as we all enjoyed every dish.

Thank Gtsian
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Placed an order through just eat, received a confirmation email at 7.09 telling me my order would be delivered at 8.20, 8.20 came and went I rang the shop to find out when my delivery would arrive, to be told it was on the way. 9 pm arrived still no delivery, I rang again to be told it was on... More 

Thank Emma C
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Just went with my friends and dined in this cozy place..We were greeted by such lovely staffs. Great food and service.mouth watering dishes to die for. Keep up the exellent work.i shall visit again.thank you jewel for your service.

Thank Ricomiahsaj
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped using this place for several months because the portion sizes kept reducing but we gave it another go a few weeks ago and were pleasantly surprised, good food, plenty of chicken and naan bread very tasty. We collected another takeaway tonight and neither of us could eat it all - my chicken tikka masala had 12 pieces of... More 

Thank chris19Cumbria
Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

The food can't get much better, decore is improving with more work planned. service was great and portion sizes are big. Alum the owner will look after you. The best curry I've had in a long time and the certainly the best one in west cumbria at present.

Thank Paul H
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We visited here for our monthly blokes social. A couple of drinks in the local Wetherspoons and a 3 min walk to the restaurant. I had not realised it was under new management (with plans to develop & modernise the restaurant). New menu, the usual choice of popular meals and a several chef's/house specials. As usual we tried a selection... More 

Thank PeteB107
County Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

If you judged by the outside of this upstairs restaurant, you'd walk on by. But a local recommended the food so we ventured up the shabby stairs, and it was worth it. The food was above average and the staff were very friendly. The menu is extensive and included Bangladeshi specialities. And the vindaloo wasn't even the 2nd hottest curry... More 

Thank Twelvesticks
Schaffhausen, Switzerland
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

After a very odd visit to another Indian restaurant, we were very happy to discover this restaurant. Food, service and venue were a breath of fresh air in comparison!

Thank flumi_f
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I've used this restaurant several times whilst visiting the area and the food has been decent. However, my first take away from Bengal Spice was disappointing with the Onion Bhajis being re heated and as hard as rock, they were inedible. I could have taken them back and complained but they shouldn't have been served to me as they were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Jane Street, Workington CA14 3BS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Workington
  • Phone Number: +44 1900 64106

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?