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Royal Bengal

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West Cross North Street, Braunton EX33 1AJ, England
+44 1271 817111
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Today
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
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Hours:
Sun 17:30 - 23:00
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 00:00
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for atmosphere and service it is perhaps not the ideal place but if you want a very good curry then this is the place to go! I have to say that on a Saturday night in the thriving area where a few restaurants had queues outside it was a little disconcerting to find a restaurant which... More 

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Thank Toni G
Gloucestershire
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered takeaway for 6 adults and 5 children - Order placed and ready on the button of 7pm as promised - Not a small order. Supplied in rugged box to hold multiple dishes along with additional pops to ensure we over ate during the evening

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Thank Stewart A
Braunton
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Not had a curry from here for a couple of years but tonight I bit the bullet and ordered myself and partner a takeaway,very nice surprise...ordered upon arrival and only had to wait 15 mins for my order,piping hot Lamb Vindaloo,Keema Naan and even got a free Chana Masala,Poppadoms and Mint dip!.The Manager always goes the extra mile and is... More 

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Thank Michael N
UK
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

It looks like this place has had some bad reviews but our takeaway was delicious. Extra poppadoms and free onion bhajis were a nice surprise and the chicken tikka dhansak was lovely. No complaints here and would return.

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Thank wackyracers5
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

During a short break in the area, I had promised myself at least one curry. Disappointed to learn that a) there was only one restaurant locally and b) it wasn't highly rated. But I needed my curry. My takeaway (chicken vindaloo plus sundries) was prepared quickly, was well cooked and was a good size. It was hot enough, but the... More 

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Thank thomdaw
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

I was apprehensive after being told by some friends it wasn't very good, and arriving in August on a Saturday night and the restaurant being pretty empty, it didn't bode well. However I was pleasantly surprised, the food was pretty good, the service was pretty good not much atmosphere though. All in all, it was pretty good. I would go... More 

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Thank citygirl2010_10
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

The faulty towers service was mildly amusing but the humour diminished when we had to hand cash over for a dreadful meal. Worst curry we've ever had !

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Thank catherinejenkin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

3 bits of chicken and some curry sauce slapped on a plate does not count as a curry, also the bar looks like something out of del trotters lounge, all in all useless food not a great experience.

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Thank Caro Z
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

These guys can't even get their poppadoms sorted (stale the past couple of times I've ordered a takeaway). If they can't get the most basic of things right it doesn't bode well for the rest of the meal which is always sub standard. One of the guys even had his rubber cleaning gloves on a previous visit and didn't see... More 

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Thank zack s
Braunton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

We ordered a takeaway, it was ready on time & the food was ok, however, we got overcharged. Our fault, we did not check the bill, we paid cash & we didn't get a receipt! It was only later when we checked the menu again that we realised we had been over charged by more than £10, so beware!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
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
17:30 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Cross North Street, Braunton EX33 1AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Braunton
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 817111

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