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The Rose of Bengal

109 Risbygate Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3AA, England
+44 1284 717000
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (17 reviews)
“poppadoms” (10 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Fusion, Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
109 Risbygate Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3AA, England
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1 - 10 of 110 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the first review I have felt compelled to write. I have visited this restaurant three times in the last two months and have enjoyed remarkably fine food. The staff are warm, friendly and attentive. We Tried a number of different dishes and they...More

Thank PTK444
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can't fault the RoB... always great food and service. We are a takeaway and delivery customer, and the service is first class. Looking forward to repeat orders !

Thank PeteSag356
Rose of B, Owner at The Rose of Bengal, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Pete for your review and we look forward to more orders from you.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On entering the restaurant the staff was not friendly, I did wonder if I was in an Indian restaurant as it had a cafe feel about the place and very bright. The jalfrezi was stewed and lacked the freshness of this dish. Overall disappointing.More

Thank LondonDiner1
Rose of B, Owner at The Rose of Bengal, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Respected Diner, Thank you for taking the time to review our establishment and we have taken your points on board and very surprised at your review. We value our customer service and quality of our dishes and have to say I am very surprised...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Visited on Sunday evening as daughter had seen a unbelievable deal on the restaurant website as a group of four. 2x popadom 2x main curry (from traditional list) & either 2x rice/nan or one of each All for just £9.95 We had our popadoms with...More

Thank Paul W
Rose of B, Manager at The Rose of Bengal, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Hi Thanks for taking the time to review our establishment and glad you enjoyed our cracking deal and just like ronseal we do what is written on the tin. Regards Mukul Hoque

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Being in the area on a business course. I stopped one evening for dinner. There were several other lone diners and several couples eating. I started with a couple of poppadoms and the usual accomplices. My main order was served quickly and exactly as id...More

Thank thegrandfromage
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The food was fine here - not the best I've had but certainly not the worst. My main criticisms would be that the lighting is far too bright and the tables too close together, consequently the four of us found it very difficult to have...More

Thank Glynis B
Rose of B, Owner at The Rose of Bengal, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Dear Respected Diner, First of all let us thank you for taking the time to review our diner with your valid points which we have taken on board but wished to just clarify this. Unfortunately the 2 areas you referred to in regards to lighting...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

As best man for my friend I organised his stag do which included trying to get a set indian banquet for a large group. I contacted rose of bengal and Mukul arranged a great spread for us which was wonderful value for money. Mukul was...More

Thank pippydee
Rose of B, Owner at The Rose of Bengal, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Dear Pippydee, Thank you for your honest feedback and you also deserve some credit for co-ordinating with us to have made this a succesfull evening for your group. We wish to thank you for your business and just goes to show if diners and management...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017

Tonight I ordered a takeaway Rose of Bengal special biryani which was listed as including chicken, lamb, prawn and egg. It contained just one prawn, very little meat and the egg was a see-through scrap that was about 0.1mm thick and there was little of...More

Thank ticktockmac
Rose of B, Director of Sales at The Rose of Bengal, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Dear TickTockMac, Thank you for taking the time to review our establishment with a 1* rating but we feel you have been a bit unfair in your judgemental post but do thank you for the positive sides. Please allow us to clarify the meal you...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Just been out for an impromptu meal. After reading trip advisor we were heading for arissor next door to the Rose of Bengal but saw the before 8pm offer and decided to try it. Soooo glad we did, the waiters were very friendly and helpful...More

Thank Pickyguys
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Always great! Probably visit here once a month if not more! Only live across the road and always see people in there quite often it's full! Would recommend to anyone who likes a good curry.

Thank blakeneegreen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$13
Cuisine
Fusion, Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
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, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:00
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 12:00
Saturday
17:30 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Risbygate Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Bury St Edmunds
  • Phone Number: +44 1284 717000
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Description
Indi-fusion restaurant
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