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Thali Cafe Clifton

1 Regent Street | Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HW, England
+44 117 974 3793
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“thali” (142 reviews)
“tiffin” (22 reviews)
“curry” (32 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Regent Street | Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HW, England
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Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

We both visited having not been to any of the thali cafes for a really long time. Once the food arrived we realised what we have been missing. Seriously flavoursome awesomely layered flavours. I had the Kofte meatballs thali. Mmm!!!...Soul in a bowl (or in...More

Thank Alittletipple
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Came to write an 'nothing special' review, but was totally disgusted with the below review!!! Haven't been to Thali for a couple of years, so was excited to see they'd added lighter options... My partner and I decided to go for the Lamb Kofta Thali,...More

1  Thank louise f
SienaBellaBarnes, Public Relations Manager at Thali Cafe Clifton, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2015

Hi Louise, thank you so much for your feedback. I'm sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your experience at Clifton Thali. We are reviewing the kebab offering and your comments will be taken into consideration. Regarding staffing, it would be great if you...More

Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Taken here on a whistle stop visit to Bristol on route to Australia. If you like Indian or Thai you will love this. I opted for a southern Thali which is an authentic Goan fish curry. Served in a unique way with Punjabi aloo methi,...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 17 June 2015

As we arrived we were surprised to find several people smoking weed on the tables out the front of the building on the main street. We were then shocked to discover that they were staff members (this was in the middle of the day). I...More

8  Thank Javis132
SienaBellaBarnes, Public Relations Manager at Thali Cafe Clifton, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2015

Thank you so much for visiting Thali Clifton and for taking the time to write a review. Your feedback has been invaluable and I'd like to assure you that we are looking into this matter. Clifton Thali is undergoing refurbishment over the coming months and...More

Reviewed 10 June 2015

Different from the other Clifton restaurant, it's laid back and has more atmosphere. The food is excellent and I also bought a set of their stacking warming dish things. Not sure what they are called but are great for carrying dips and pita breads when...More

Thank Kim F
Reviewed 7 June 2015

Menu is simple and short but covers all you need. Service was quick and cheery. The food is served in an appetising way that breaks the dishes down into a set of components so that each customer has a mini feast and selections. Not much...More

1  Thank jim m
Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

I've eaten at the Southville cafe several times and while the food has always been good I found it a little lacking in atmosphere due to an apparent customer shortage (2 o'clock on a Sunday) however I popped into the Clifton branch and it seemed...More

1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is lovely. Fresh dishes where you can really taste the ingredients and it is not just bowls of mass produced curry. Really unusual choices (I mean from your standard indian) with plenty of tempting dishes. I personally had the Special style summer kebabs...More

1  Thank Alison F
Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

Delicious food in a relaxed and friendly environment. Staff were friendly and helpful when explaining the menu and the food was great. Highly recommended.

1  Thank elliecowan
Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

Really wonderful food. Beautifully spiced and presented with a wonderful selection of both vegetarian and non vegetarian dishes. Most of the dishes seem to be dairy free and gluten free which is great for those with intolerances and those that aren't seem to be able...More

Thank Layth T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Regent Street | Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 974 3793
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