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The Rose of Bengal


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

Indi-fusion restaurant
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Fusion, Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

We booked this restaurant at very short notice for early sitting on New Years eve for 7 of us. We had never been there before. The decor is traditional infian and not as smart as some of the other indian reastaurants we have visited in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank juliacutts
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Ordered online waited and was late,phoned and was told it was on its way.20 minutes later food still not arrived phoned and cancelled, no apologies from the staff.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank halladrian66
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Ordered a takeaway on a early Saturday evening had to wait half an hour, so I was expecting tasty fresh ingredients. I ordered a starter of tandoori paneer, chicken chilli masala, garlic rice and a couple of naan breads. The paneer literally tasted of nothing...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 812emmao
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

After a late theatre visit we found this bright and welcoming curry house purely by chance. Midweek and after 10pm it wasnt busy,our orders arrived quickly and tasted superb. I would visit again .

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jeffoclarko
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Don’t come any better than this for a takeaway/ dine in delicious!!and 1st class service would highly recommend

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lairdalib
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I visited this restaurant early yesterday evening and was not disappointed. We had the choice of somewhere to sit , service was good and my meal was delicious and arrived hot. There were lots of calls for takeaways and by the time we left the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cooperj66
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Called in on Saturday, we hadn’t booked but were seated straight away. The service was really slow due to being 2 members of staff down as we were told. Can’t fault the food, it was really good. Ordered a bottle of house white only to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Nannyknowsbest
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I reviewed this place back in March and it was dreadful then as we didn't actually manage to get served at all. However this time town was busy and we had guests so I decided to give the ROB the benefit of the doubt and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SteveC5752
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

As the title says the food it lovely- so good we’ve actually had it twice this week (despite the ‘optional’ service charge being automatically included on the card machine by the waitress when we ate in). Today we decided on takeaway and was told it...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Beabe11e
Rose of B, Owner at The Rose of Bengal, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Dear Respected Diner, Thank you for bringing this to my attention and apologies in the lack of our process in your situation and this will be investigated. I can only assume the packers in the kitchen missed out your package which is no exception. If...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018

We arrived very late on a Saturday evening and received a warm welcome despite the time! The staff were attentive and sorted our drinks out promptly and left us to plough through the extensive menu - in over 30yrs of eating Indian meals we had...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank AliB123238
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