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The award winning Gandhi Restaurant has been specialising in offering the Finest Indian Cuisine in Portsmouth since 1979. The key to our continued success is our passion for high quality Indian Cuisine combined with faultless service. We look forward to welcoming you soon.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Indian, Bangladeshi, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Full Bar
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Reviewed 27 February 2021

We ordered online so got 25% discount. This is the first time we have ordered from here, we were very impressed, the food was delicious and arrived quickly. It was an absolute bargain and we seemed to get extra on the chutneys and dips, so...More

Date of visit: February 2021
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C&C, Agency / Consultant at The Gandhi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2021

Dear Sue C, Thank you for your lovely review and recommendation. We are glad to hear that you were happy with your meal. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Gandhi Management Please follow our social platforms, if you have not done...More

Reviewed 30 December 2020

Ordered a birthday takeaway as unable to visit Have been a regular home delivery almost weekly but tonight’s meal was awful arrived cold and paying for starter tray with only 3 popadoms... curry’s were made with tough chicken slices and even on heating were awful...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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C&C, Agency / Consultant at The Gandhi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2021

Dear Westiewoman357, Thank you for your review. We are sorry that you were not happy with your recent experience with us as we do take pride in offering exceptional, high quality food and this reflects in our pricing. We hope that you will give us...More

Reviewed 10 December 2020

Visited tonight with a group of seven in total for a prebooked birthday meal and had an absolute blast of a time, the food was exactly as described and very tasty, the staff were brilliant and very attentative . Very polite and extremely friendly. Couldn't...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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C&C, Agency / Consultant at The Gandhi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2020

Dear Louise R, Thank you for your kind review. It sounds as though you had an all round great evening for the birthday meal. We are glad to hear that you were happy with our service and the food lived up to the standard as...More

Reviewed 4 December 2020

Got a takeaway for the first time from Ghandi’s, have been really impressed. Usually we’re quite disappointed with the flavour of takeaway curries as they can be pretty bland but we ordered a lamb Dhaaba and a lamb chef’s special and were very happy. Great...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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C&C, Agency / Consultant at The Gandhi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2020

Dear Louise R, Thank you for your kind review. We are glad to hear that you were happy with your meal. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Gandhi Management Please follow our social platforms, if you have not done so already;...More

Reviewed 25 November 2020 via mobile

2nd time used gandhi takeaway Wednesdays 25% off arrived in good time piping hot and all lovely We had pompadom chutney platter Onion bhaghi chicken samosas keemas naan bread garlic naan butter chicken chicken korma and chicken dhettinag it was lovely plenty of meat tasteful...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 4 November 2020 via mobile

Where to start! Papadoms cold chutney tasteless. The starters, tough lamb, rest ok. The mains . 1 first meal; ordered butter chicken received balti chicken. Running theme of the evening waiters not listening. All 3 'different' curries had slightly different tastes but all of them...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 1 November 2020

From the very poor menu and mediocre service this was a complete failure for a night out with relatives. The waiter could not even get a drinks order for four people right the curry was bland and my wifes meat very tough I definitely won't...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 20 October 2020 via mobile

I used to love the Gandhi, but it's changed.It used to be the best in Portsmouth in my view. However the last 4 meals where terrible. Won't use you again. Really sad its gone downhill so much.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 5 October 2020

The food was not tasty at all, to much sugar in the curry. Being a diabetic this was not good as the dish normally doesn't have sugar in it. This was not a good experience. The staff was not polite and considerable when told about...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 2 October 2020

Our first takeaway delivery experience a few months ago was very inspiring, so we went back for another go but this time it was consistently very disappointing. Home delivery on 1, Oct 2020. the food was almost cold by the time it was delivered but...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Shona W
18 July 2017|
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Response from bubblyh | Reviewed this property |
Chicken should be cooked through and you really should know this yourself. Do complain to the manager rather than the staff. They should refund or at least offer you a free meal ? Very surprised that the chicken should be... More
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4 July 2017|
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Response from RumanK | Property representative |
Hi the Restaurant is Air Conditioned. Thank you Gandhi Team
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Gandhi Restaurant

Yes, The Gandhi Restaurant offers takeaway services.

Yes, The Gandhi Restaurant offers delivery services.

The Gandhi Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5