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37 Bath Road, Cheltenham GL53 7HG, England
+44 1242 226229
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18:00 - 21:30
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Tue - Sat 18:00 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 13:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Encouraged by the rave reviews we went for dinner. It actually lived up to very high expectations. We had the 5 course tasting menu. Each course was delicious. They were happy to substitute one of the courses... King prawn for duck breast. Service was very friendly and attentive. This is a small restaurant with a great atmosphere. Not noisy so... More 

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2 Thank Allan C
London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were away in the Cotswolds for the weekend and decided to try this restaurant having looked on trip advisor. I'm not sure how to class it whether it is high end Indian Cuisine with a hint of European or something different. We weren't disappointed , having decided to eat off of the a la carte menu every course was... More 

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2 Thank LondonPjc
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have been to Prithvi several times and always love it. It is a real dining experience with great food and service.

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2 Thank lisalush27
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food, service, ambiance. All ticked and exceptional. Had a great meal here with my fiancée at the time (now my wife). Would love to go back but you need to book so far in advance.

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2 Thank Robert L
Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous and deliberately limited lunch menu - choice of three starters, three main dishes and two puds which instilled confidence that great attention would be paid to making each dish perfect. Each course was utterly delicious and complemented by delicate and superbly flavoured amuse-bouches. The staff were friendly and knowledgable about the dishes, quietly attentive and magnificently professional. Great attention... More 

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2 Thank 251WayneB251
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have always had wonderful food and service at this exceptional Indian restaurant. We are always warmly welcomed and so well looked after. It's upmarket and smart with a wonderful intimate ambience. You have to book well in advance but it's so well worth the wait.

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2 Thank Sue B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the tasting menu, and every dish was amazing. The best Indian we have had. The flavours were so subtle but so fragrant with spices in all the dishes. Not to mention the naan bread, which was so soft and fluffy- Amazing!

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2 Thank Monica D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We couldn't get a dinner reservation so settled for lunch. Wow! A very unassuming exterior but as soon as you walk it it feels very professional and reassuring. The service was fabulous from the minute we walked in to coats and scarves being put on. Knowledgeable staff and an extremely professional and slick maitre de. Courteous, helpful, detailed knowledge of... More 

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1 Thank Richard B
Cheltenham
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

...this is the best restaurant in Cheltenham, which does say something considering the considerable competition. We (somehow) managed to get a table for three last Friday evening. Bearing in mind that my partner hates "the standard" Indian restaurant food, we were a bit nervous but following incessant barracking from friends we took the plunge and so glad we did. The... More 

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1 Thank Sue_and_Duncan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The only bad thing to report about Prithvi is the months long wait to get a table! Absolutely outstanding from start to finish. Jay has created (and more, sustained) THE best place to eat in Cheltenham. Fantastic attention to detail. I can't wait to go back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$50 - US$87
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 13:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Bath Road, Cheltenham GL53 7HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 226229
Description
A statement of serenity and calm. A refined and sophisticated approach to dining Indian in an intimate and relaxed surrounding.Prithvi, "Earth or Mother Earth, in the ancient Sanskrit", where mouthwatering food and an attention to detail is second to none.

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