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dev's kerala

180 | gloucester road, bishopston, Bristol bs7 8nu, England
+44 117 924 5555
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“masala dosa” (20 reviews)
“curries” (9 reviews)
“poppadoms” (8 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
180 | gloucester road, bishopston, Bristol bs7 8nu, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Dev's on Sunday, it was a good atmosphere the staff's were friendly and the food was fantastic. I went with my family as it was my brothers birthday. Everyone enjoyed the food we had the South Indian set meal and it was...More

Thank sarah l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Terrible experience......not a fan of meat so went for prawns purée and onion bajjes ..... onion bajjes dry like my insoles..... but the worst part was the prawns...... tasted off.....had to chuck them in the rubbish.... when I went back mentioned what happened to the...More

Thank Saraatzeni
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was OK, but nothing amazing. I came with a large group and there was too long between service. Price was good though. I probably wouldn't recommend it.

Thank bawdseyben
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is not fancy or anything, but the food is fantastic! There's plenty of veggie dishes to choose from for very decent prices, and you can bring your own alcohol for no extra cost. Service is not super fast (don't go if you're in...More

Thank Elise A
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We and they were still laying the tables, although we were the only ones in there we were ignored so we asked if we could have some glasses for drinks. Starters were pretty good and arrived promptly. There was no atmosphere, decor is awful, it...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

A very underwhelming experience. Absolutely packed , and understaffed, so we waited an hour for our food! Ridiculous . Poppadoms were burnt, food was generally bland and tasteless , and the quality of the meat was poor. Maybe we caught them on a bad night,...More

Thank vieiravenom
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We love this place and visit frequently. The food is authentic, fresh and brilliantly made - try the Dosa, Kerala curry or Idiyappam kothu roti - yum! Service is always polite and friendly. And we're always pleasantly surprised to receive the bill - talk about...More

Thank hjd1984
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Great food. The Brinjal Ceylon is amazing, the Korma a must, The prawn vindaloo just to die for. I could go on. It's all so good. Bring your own booze. It's basic and friendly. Always busy. Always slow to order and get your food, but...More

Thank paul b
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A great place for quality food at a reasonable price. It's bring your own booze too and they allowed us to bring prossecco for a birthday.

Thank cvandepoll
Reviewed 13 January 2017

we visited early on a Sunday evening as we had children with us, at first it was empty, by the time we left it was full. A massive menu, which baffled us somewhat but the staff were quick to help. food tasty and hot with...More

Thank Georgieabh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 | gloucester road, bishopston, Bristol bs7 8nu, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 924 5555
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dev's kerala restaurant has indian ,southindian,srilankan and tandoori dishes,
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