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Blue Cobra

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi, Halal
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87 London Road | Northend, Portsmouth, England
+44 23 9266 5000
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Today
17:30 - 23:59
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:30 - 23:59
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 00:30
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic food. But the service was very slow waited 45 mins for food . If you are going to go to this restaurant probably best to go during the week when not busy.

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Thank Pug118
cornwall
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dropped in last night for a solo curry. Everything about this restaurant smacks of quality. The friendly greeting is genuine and appreciated. Being a Tuesday in November the place was quiet however the tables were beautifully prepared with candles lit. I loved the free popodums with all the dips to start as well as the orange segments to finish. I... More 

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Thank Richard L
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

on business for 2 nights, tried this first night and liked it so much went again! Restaurant is bright and clean as are loos.Menu is wide and varied, starter on 1st night was the kebab with cheese large and very hot temp. wise and tasty. so large i couldn't finish my spicey chicken main, however staff gave me a doggy... More 

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Thank alistair w
Bath, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Always go to this curry house whenever I am in Pomortsmouth. The food is excellent and the service, even when busy is really good and friendly. Big portions that don't scrimp and the added bonus of free poppudoms.

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Thank Andy Y
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Even though we had not booked and they were extremely busy we were found a table after a short wait. Unfortunately the reason a table became avsilable was due to a family leaving without ordering due to a loud foul mouthed customer . This customer continued with his loud rude crude and obnoxious behaviour without being asked to stop by... More 

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Thank steve p
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Went to the blue cobra after our car broke down nearby . We were looking for somewhere warm and with a toilet . In fact we had an excellent 2 course meal with attentive waiters and free liqueurs and chocolates 😃. Highly recommended.

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Thank Philippa B
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

By far the best Indian restaurant in Portsmouth. Food is always good and the service is very personal. Try their coffee next time, its amazing. Keep it up.

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Thank Shubho H
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Positives Staff, decor, space, cleanliness Wine selection price Good tasty food Not rushed Complimentary poperdoms Negatives Location not the best

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Thank Graham S
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3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Attentive service. Tender lamb. Grossly overpriced though and rather bland. 12.50 for a lamb Pathia and this doesn't include rice. There really are better alternatives in terms of quality and price, especially for north end!

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Thank Kelly A
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Cara and I, Meg, went to visit blue cobra last night, and my word it did NOT fail us! The restaurant itself for starters was absolutely gorgeous, the atmosphere was amazing with a true Indian feel to it. When we entered, we were created by such lovely staff members, who straight away showed us to our seat. When we sat... More 

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Thank Megan Hailey P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi, Halal
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:59
Monday
17:30 - 23:59
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:59
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:59
Thursday
17:30 - 23:59
Friday
17:30 - 00:30
Saturday
17:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 London Road | Northend, Portsmouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9266 5000
Description
Blue Cobra Restaurant North End Authentic Indian Bangladeshi Restaurant.Amazing food, service and even better prices. Get a real taste of authentic Bangladeshi cuisine. We hope you can join us.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?