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The India Palm

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££ - £££Indian, Asian,
Council Offices 42-50 Buccleuch Street, Dumfries DG1 2AD, Scotland
+44 1387 266644
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (32 reviews)
“rice” (18 reviews)
“poppadoms” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Council Offices 42-50 Buccleuch Street, Dumfries DG1 2AD, Scotland
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Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

Lovely meal with friends last night at Royal India, Buccleuch Street, Dumfries, formerly known as India Palm - excellent food and lots of it, good service

1  Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Food was terrible, sent main meal back they recooked it, but put the king prawns from the original dish back in the newly made curry which made then shrink to half there original size and they were like eating elastic bands,

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Great service, great food, lovely clean establishment. Good choice for vegetarians and very reasonable prices

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Our first visit to Dumfries and Galloway in Scotland could not pass by without a great curry night out! Indian Palm is a hard to miss place; building itself looking very grand and astonishing outside, in fact offering approachable value for money and gorgeous tasting...More

1  Thank Monika M
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

Wow where do I start Been to this restaurant on numerous occasions and I can honestly say it never fails x It's now been renamed to Royal India and that's the only change . Our meal was fantastic and the service was excellent Megan is...More

1  Thank elcee53
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Our first time in Dumfries and a check on Tripadvisor suggested the Palm was worth trying. We arrived Sat evening about 8pm. It was busy so a reasonable number must think the place is ok. We were shown to our table very quickly but asked...More

1  Thank Mudfacetony
Reviewed 2 September 2015

This restaurant has an extensive menu, whether you like mild or hot curries you will find something to suit your palate, Quite a large restaurant but the decor is warm and inviting and it is pleasing to note that they use proper table linens and...More

2  Thank Sharon E
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Went there with my brother, his wife and my niece. Starters from the menu were fresh and well prepared. We all had different dishes from the main menu which gave plenty of options, suiting all different palates. My niece was given a child's portion that...More

1  Thank bigbaggy
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Beautiful food well presented on a hot plate! Friendly staff great location. Reasonable value for money some days have specials on well worth a visit.

1  Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

I had lunch here, the tandoori king prawn starter was good, it was served with a hot chutney that went really well with it, for my main I had the mixed meat hundi, the food was very good, the service was excellent, even though I...More

1  Thank Abu C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Council Offices 42-50 Buccleuch Street, Dumfries DG1 2AD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Dumfries
  • Phone Number: +44 1387 266644
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