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The Downham Tandoori Restaurant

52-56 High Street | Downham Market, Downham Market PE38 9HH, England
+44 1366 386110
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“poppadoms” (8 reviews)
“lamb” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Hours
Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52-56 High Street | Downham Market, Downham Market PE38 9HH, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was really looking forward to visiting Downham Tandoori as it was recommended but I was disappointed. The staff were friendly enough but it was really busy and the food took ages to come, then when it did the meat was chewy and tough and...More

1  Thank Lexi G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been using this restaurant for 24 yeas food always good-standard never varies.Can get really busy so pick quieter times.

4  Thank DonWinter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again great food and Hospitality, restaurant was very busy but staff and owner still had time for a chat. Food was excellent as always, we are very lucky to have such good Indian food inner little market town.

6  Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The original and still the best Tandoori restaurant in Downham Market. Have been eating in and out for 18 years and the restaurant has gone from strength to strength. The owner is a true professional and his staff 10/10. The food is excellent with a...More

5  Thank James M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Used to be my regular take away every week, but since moving to East Winch have not had one for a while. Tonight we decided to have one instead of a roast as we have both been busy all day. Same great service and same...More

5  Thank Phil U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had been to this place twice. Though I am not from this country, whenever I come to Downham Market, I will surely visit this restaurant only.I felt very happy with their behaviour and hospitality.As a non-vegetarian lover, I have tasted all sort of chicken...More

7  Thank Durga Kishore Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, very chatty, played with my toddler in between service. tasty food. Good value for money. Lamb a little on tough side for my liking though.

2  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

What a great restaurant. Very attentive and helpful staff. The recent refurb looks good and the place is immaculate. Food was very tasty and the menu was vast with some unusual dishes. Best Indian in the town for sure, and I will definitely be back.

3  Thank Ryan P
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Went back to place for family catch up! Had lamb shank with sag aloo, pershwani bread! Very great flavours and good food! Service excellent part from if waiter would not be serving us with mouth full of food. But is nothing to serious to worry...More

3  Thank MisterL93
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I have visited this restaurant a few times with friends. The staff are always welcoming and friendly. The resstaurant has recently had a make over to expand the seatting area. They are more happy to meet your food needs and help you choose too.re A...More

3  Thank lupo2310
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Questions & Answers
Claire D
4 August 2017|
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Response from anwar a | Property representative |
we are open untill 23:30pm on friday and saturday.
Michael W
13 August 2015|
Response from anwar a | Property representative |
book your returned tickets and come to the downham tandoori!!! this is the best place to enjoy indian foods
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52-56 High Street | Downham Market, Downham Market PE38 9HH, England (Formerly Downham Tandoori And Balti House)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Downham Market
  • Phone Number: +44 1366 386110
  • E-mail
Downham Tandoori, the finest Indian restaurant and takeaway in West Norfolk. Located in Downham Market the restaurant opened it’s doors in 1996 and has been at the heart of Indian cuisine in the town and local villages for over 20 years A family run business built around fantastic customer service as well as fantastic food. The restaurant sits 60 people in ambient and relaxing surroundings. However we are currently in process of expanding our seating area and once completed we will be able to cater for 100 people. Using only the freshest, finest and most traditional herbs and spices we offer our customers the most scrumptious authentic Indian taste around. The restaurant is also fully licensed with a well stocked bar of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks. We only employ professional Indian chefs which means our menu showcases a huge range of authentic Indian dishes. We cater for vegetarians and non vegetarians alike, with a great range of meals to suit everyone.
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