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#309 of 1,188 Indian in London
#4,633 of 16,987 Restaurants in London
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PRICE RANGE
US$21 - US$34
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 2 November 2020

Maybe these difficult times have taken their toll on the staff, but sadly this came across as rude and blunt. Food was ok but nothing special and out of proportion to the bill (which had a service charge added on top - a bugbear of...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 13 October 2020

Was able to book a table for four at the Bengal Lancer at short notice on a Saturday night which was great, and not always easy in Covid times. The staff all had see-through masks on to keep them safe, and tables were distanced far...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 20 August 2020

Lovely staff and nice curry live local and come in here 1/2 times a month always good food and service

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 9 August 2020

We’ve been visiting The Bengal Lancer for many years but this was our first visit since lockdown. Food was delicious and service excellent plus felt very safe and well organised.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 4 July 2020

I have been ordering food (& occasionally eating in ) for many years - since the Bengal Lancer was first set up. The food is just delicious! It always tastes very fresh with lots of subtle herbs & spices. I have never been disappointed. In...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 23 November 2019

Opted for a meal here with friends whilst staying locally. Pleased with our decision as the food was excellent and we were made very welcome during our visit. From start to finish we were attended to very well without being over-bearing. That counts for a...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 18 November 2019

This place looks a bit like a take-way and its not fine dining - but don't be fooled there are some real gems on the menu. The real treats are not the expensive dishes, try Guste Kabul - the spices have completely penetrated the lamb...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 23 August 2019

I love this place. We do a work evening here once a month because its local and the food is great. The service can be spotty, but mostly they are good and good humoured. We usually turn up late and a group of 6 at...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 14 July 2019

Having recently moved to the area, I figured I’d try the local curry provider. Sadly it will be my only visit. The chicken tikka masala was so sweet that it was almost inedibl. No depth of flavour, no fresh coriander. The Paneer Jalfrezi was marginally...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 July 2019

We were staying in the area and didn’t want to travel far to eat, so after the compulsory scroll on trip advisor we found this little gem. Lovely staff, very friendly and helpful. Didn’t even flinch when one of us accidentally swept a plate on...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Bengal Lancer
    Does The Bengal Lancer offer takeaway?
    Yes, The Bengal Lancer offers takeaway services.
    Does The Bengal Lancer offer delivery?
    Yes, The Bengal Lancer offers delivery services.
    How is The Bengal Lancer rated?
    The Bengal Lancer is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 3.5
    • Atmosphere: 3.5