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The Banyan Tree

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53 Westgate, Peterborough PE1 1QA, England
+44 1733 342800
12:00 - 22:30
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 00:30
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

As Ushuaia the team at the Banyan were accommodation and welcoming. The service was consistently good but the star of the night was the food. Having travelled and eaten all over India I can honestly say that the food was as close in flavour to the food I experienced during my travels.

Thank Nozzer10
Titisee-Neustadt, Germany
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to the restaurant after a full day of meetings and realy hope for a good Indian comfort food. The restaurant is an old building attached to the Queensgate shopping centre. At first glance it does not look very authentic but we were tired so we remained. The menu is a combination of the familiar dishes with many... More 

Thank Ronlevk
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner where in town for a few drinks. We decided to go for an Indian together. Someone has recommended this place. I wish they hadn't. First thing we was told by the greeter was that they was closing soon. (Which is fair enough) we then got seated. We didn't even get a change to look at the... More 

Thank georgiamaria93
Wisbech, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The customer service provided was truly atrocious!!!! The manager was very rude and overcharged us when we clearly booked in for the banquet meal at the advertised rate of £9.95 per head. We were taken to the table and left for 25 minutes without menus or drinks. Our bill arrived at £260 for 8 people!!! I will never return to... More 

Thank currysmurrywoowoo21
Peterborough, England, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's the first time i have eaten here in the evening, and I'm glad we decided too spend a little extra compared to the cheaper Indian restaurants in the city centre Lovely food, with many more authentic dishes including a great street food vegi starter. Attentive and helpful service explaining the less 'standard' dishes.

Thank Krispy B
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243 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Banyan Tree on a very busy Saturday night and once again thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The range and fusion of flavours in so many of their dishes is amazing. On this visit we had Bhel Puri and Royal Harra Bhana for starters and Goan Fish Curry and Jinga Hara Pyaz Massala for mains. We also had Chapati,... More 

Thank johnboyPeterborough
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No, not an undiscovered manuscript from Enid Blyton, but a factual account of an almost annual reunion of five men of a certain age who in retirement meet, mainly to discuss their health, with a few other things thrown in. We have been three times over the past four years to the Banyan Tree. It is a superb restaurant, and... More 

Thank Kel F
London, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I met with a friend for dinner on Friday night and we decided to try the Banyan Tree in town as we have never been before, but had heard plenty of great things from colleagues, not to mention the great tripadviser reviews. We had, thankfully booked ahead, as it seemed very busy when we arrived. We were taken upstairs and... More 

Thank AttentiveTraveller
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal here for the two of us. Was very welcoming and served quickly and always checked on for water and wine top ups. The food was so so yummy and they are massive portions so always good to share. Would defiantly come back :)

Thank sophie w
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54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Regularly visit here and never disappointed. Always welcomed by a friendly face. Staff remember how you like you curries. I like the Goan fish curry but with the heat of a madras, they never forget. The food is delicious and authentic. Very reasonably priced also. The restaurant has an extensive range of beers, including real ale.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Westgate, Peterborough PE1 1QA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1733 342800

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?