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Royal Ashoka

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62-63 Market Place, Chippenham SN15 3HG, England
+44 1249 461234
18:00 - 23:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 17:30 - 22:30
Mon - Wed 18:00 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I decided to give the Royal Ashoka a try not having been there for some time. We turned up at 7pm on a Friday without a booking on the night of the Christmas Light switch on and the town was packed and the restaurant busy but they fitted us in. They have added Royal to the name... More 

Thank Warrior674
Level Contributor
31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fine Indian/Bangladeshi food, I love a good curry, probably to much ! Nice to have fine Cuisine, great service. Curry house No- fine food yes ! love it. Will return as soon as I can.

Thank Stugs
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67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We pre-ordered our takeaway to be delivered after the fireworks. It arrived on time and was piping hot. The food was all really good (I especially enjoyed the Bhindi Bhajee). Good size portions and very tasty.

1 Thank EAR71
Dorchester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, wonderful food, friendly staff, Interesting choices well presented Overall a good experience

Thank John R C
Bath, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Rudest ever waiter. While dining with a deaf friend, we were served by a man who initially seemed cordial and polite. When we mentioned the badly chipped crockery, when asked : 'how is your meal', we were told: "it's your style." No explanation was forthcoming as to why this comment was made, despite several questions to ascertain what he was... More 

2 Thank Yemach_Shemo
JJromeo, Manager at Royal Ashoka, responded to this review

Thanks for your reviews but you have been visited at Ashoka 2nd November 2015, about a year ago. Now Ashoka is Royal Ashoka under new management and Award winning chef. I would like to request you, if you are read some previous reviews then you would realise,what you have written that was nothing with us. More 

Derry Hill, Calne
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We've been hearing good things about this place since they've got new owners, one being an award winning chef (won the Gorgon Ramsey's F word a few years back) so it's time to give it a go. The food was just superb; not your typical Indian grub sitting in a pool of oil but just delicate flavoured food that has... More 

Thank FragglePete
Swindon, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

So, I asked for no ghee, no sugar, no honey, for medical reasons. Not here sauces prepared in advance but quickly, as if naturally, our meal appeared and it was superb, subtle, flavoured, quality and tender chicken. Nothing so good for miles and kindly served with purpose and care. We hope to be back soon. So very good, service and... More 

Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We were visiting the area and saw the restaurant in the town . The chef worked in Lasan in 2010 when they won the f word in Gordon Ramseys competition. I wasn't disappointed. Probably the most authentic indian cuisine I have ever tasted . Had the beef dish with butternut squash which won the competition. Will definitely make the effort... More 

Thank snan001
Lichfield, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Excellent food and service. Ate here this evening and am happy to recommend it whole-heartedly. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Our meals were delicious. We would become regulars if we lived nearer!

1 Thank DMooninDSky
Bath, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Received one of their flyers though the door , not being aware that Salam, one of the previous emploees here had taken over. The original Ashoka was always pretty reliable but now with Salam and his new chef/business partner I think we can all expect a much more interesting and unusual menu. We decide to give it a go and... More 

Thank Salix66

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62-63 Market Place, Chippenham SN15 3HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Chippenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1249 461234

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