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Bombay Aloo

39 Ship Street, Brighton BN1 1AB, England
+44 1273 771089
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
39 Ship Street, Brighton BN1 1AB, England
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I last ate at Bombay Aloo several years ago and it's not changed. It's possibly the cheapest place to get a filling meal in Brighton, and it's perfectly acceptable, especially if you like potato (the giveaway is in the name!) There's a small array of...More

Thank MKMapman
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This seemed very popular as I looked through the window and as I love Indian food I went in to give it a try. The menu is a fixed price so you can help yourself and go back for more. This was a slightly different...More

Thank BellefieldBoy
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Very lovely all you can eat restaurant close to the town centre, lovely service and healthy tastes verge food.

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 1 October 2017

All you can eat buffet. There were about six or seven curries, plus rice, bread, pickles, chutneys and pakora. The curries were a little sloppy, with large pieces of root vegetable but to be fair, for this price, you can't complain. It was tasty and...More

Thank Jeremy852
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Quick and convenient but the food is just a bit too average. That said, it is cheap and fair for the price. Can't see me coming back in a hurry as there's so much other choice in the area

Thank Jaspal S
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

And it was a Saturday night. It's probably because they don't serve alcohol there, but that suited me being alone. Other than that, it's a cheap and cheerful Indian vegetarian restaurant, with a help yourself buffet that filling. There's probably too much stodge on offer...More

Thank david h
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This was the worst food ever. Dry rice, bland mush that was supposed to be food. And the snacks could pass for cardboard. It is cheap, and still too expensive.

Thank Rina N
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Over the years we have eaten here a few times, its never been real authentic curry in either spice or taste, but the owner was always very friendly and so were most of his staff. It must of changed hands, because now its not worth...More

Thank Vegan1976
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is an exclusively vegetarian Indian restaurant, which specialised on a buffet. About six or seven different dishes are served, with lots of condiments, rice, nibbles, and so on. We went there for a quick dinner with the kids. The guy running the place was...More

Thank AlexSoton
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Worst vegetarian indian food . rice was not cooked .pakoras were very oily and burn. i dont normaly review but i had to as the ffod was not edible .

Thank Mahesh B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$8
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:55 - 23:00
11:55 - 23:00
11:55 - 23:00
11:55 - 23:00
11:55 - 23:00
11:55 - 23:00
11:55 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Ship Street, Brighton BN1 1AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 771089
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