We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Thali & Tandoor

28 Castle Lane, Bedford MK40 3US, England
+44 1234 341414
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“thali” (56 reviews)
“curry” (38 reviews)
“lamb chops” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
28 Castle Lane, Bedford MK40 3US, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (292)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 288 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

service was not good, our waiter was not friendly and was over-pushy with us - constantly asking if we had finished with dishes too early. it spoiled what could have been a good meal as food is of a good standard. He then rounded it...More

Thank haroldbolnhurst51
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very bland food. Nothing special. Eaten there once and won’t be a returning customer. Football was on at the time and the staff were more interested in watching that.

Thank Shahandshadz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Saturday evening, date night! We really love this restaurant, the service is good, the staff are friendly and the food is incredible. It's different but in a good way and they offer so many different dishes that you wouldn't get in a standard Indian restaurant....More

1  Thank Chantelle B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here a couple of years ago and something reminded me about this place the other week so we booked for a Saturday evening through facebook - and they were so responsive. The food was very tasty and we will be back again

Thank travellingforfun72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is beautiful, the service is excellent and attentive. The waiter patiently helped us navigate the menu and was very happy to accommodate my gluten free requests going so far as preparing something off menu especially for me. The food was delicious and we'll...More

Thank Avneet K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had no real idea what to expect as we popped in on the off chance. We went with some of the seasonal specials and were not disappointed. Food was excellent. The restaurant has a really good ambience and relaxed atmosphere. Good food served in...More

Thank jimdiaz2017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The menu and daily specials list contained many new (to me) interesting interpretations of Indian cuisine, as well as a few street food type dishes. Our party chose a wide selection of dishes, all of which were pronounced excellent. Crisp white table linen lifted the...More

Thank toomanylunches
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Different from your run of the mill curry house with many authentic dishes . The service was attentive and timely. The quality of the food was excellent . Maybe not everyone's perception of a "curry" but if you enjoy quality this is worth X visit.

Thank KenKLM
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We are very spoilt living in London for great Indian meals but finding Thali and Tandoor around the corner from our hotel in Bedford was great. We had a yummy meal tonight, mostly little side dishes which were all tasty and generous sizes. Our waiter...More

Thank Susi P
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Firstly I must start by saying that some folk will find this food excellent. For me the food was good by had TOO many spices that when you bit on one left an after taste and sometimes was unpleasant. We had a table of sixteen...More

Thank Colin M
Nearby Restaurants
The Higgins Pantry
681 reviews
.02 miles away
Nazar Turkish Restaurant
469 reviews
.08 miles away
La Fontana Pizzeria - Trattoria
148 reviews
.08 miles away
Nearby Attractions
The Higgins Bedford
122 reviews
.03 miles away
Panacea Museum
87 reviews
.08 miles away
Embankment Bridge
39 reviews
.24 miles away
Saint Paul's Church
28 reviews
.12 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Thali & Tandoor staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Castle Lane, Bedford MK40 3US, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Bedford
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 341414
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing