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Swadesh Bowdon

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Bowdon ££ - £££ Indian, Asian
3 Richmond Road, Bowdon, Trafford WA14 2TT, England
+44 161 941 5311
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (14 reviews)
“poppadoms” (12 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 23:00All hours
Indian, Asian
££ - £££
3 Richmond Road, Bowdon, Trafford WA14 2TT, England
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1 - 10 of 121 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked mid week to sample the Restaurant for the first time visit. Food was very good but lacked generous offerings. I suspect 'lean' practices in place. Staff were very attentive too much as we had always somebody hovering nearby felt rushed and in turn...More

Thank Ian4379
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and service. Staff were very attentive and happy to advise on the menu. Some interesting dishes on menu will be back soon to try more!

Thank drfoodie1
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I am fussy about curry. My waistline attests to the fact that I have been researching Indian food for many years This is top notch. A nice decor and good space to eat. Helpful staff. Plenty of menu choice Only drawback for some could be...More

Thank foxydavid
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Altrincham and the surrounding area has a host of Indian restaurants and take aways available and the quality of the competition is decent. However for those in the know, there is one clear choice, Swadesh in Bowdon. Whether you are looking to eat in or...More

Thank HappyShopper2013
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This visit was an early evening group from work... we had poppadoms, selection of starters, main courses and all washed down with Cobra beer on Draught. We were well looked after with the service being attentive and prompt. I would recommend a meal here and...More

Thank DazzaG76
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We visited for a family Sunday lunch, and made our selection from a set menu. We ordered paneer tikka to start, and were a little disappointed with two small squares of paneer were served. When the main course arrived, the dishes were served in side...More

Thank turk03
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

The staff at the Swadesh are welcoming from the moment you step through the door ! The food is fresh and fabulous! The Swadesh is a place I would recommend to anybody who enjoys good Indian food served with smiling and happy staff .

Thank deborah1010
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Ordered a takeaway. Picked up from the restaurant and the chap went through the order. Everything was correct according to him reading out the list. Arrived home. Wrong curry, no poppadoms, no naan. Rang the restaurant. No apology, np offer of the money back I...More

Thank Lumb12
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Ordered a takeaway at 720 on Saturday night. was told 50 minutes which was fine. we arrived to collect and at 930 still hadn't got food . eventually came away with some discussion over the bill. on arrival back home 4 items of the order...More

Thank 844daveroberts
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food and fantastic service - thoroughly recommended! Ate 2 person platter to start and 'triple chilli rated' lamb and survived!

Thank JonH69
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Richmond Road, Bowdon, Trafford WA14 2TT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Trafford  >  Bowdon
  • Phone Number: +44 161 941 5311
  • E-mail
Swadesh Bowdon - Exquisite cuisine in beautiful surroundings. Swadesh Bowdon is an exclusive Indian restaurant situated in the idyllic area of Bowdon, a short drive from Altrincham. As you relax within the attractive bar area before entering the quite stunning restaurant you immediately recognize that this is no 'ordinary' Indian restaurant experience, but something quite unique. The teams that have been brought to Swadesh have worked in some of the finest establishments in the World. The seasonal menus features a vibrant mix of dishes from culinary areas across India. Only the finest and freshest ingredients are used with many of the recipes having been handed down across generations. The beauty and the charm, diversity and depth, simplicity and complexity of Indian cuisine are all behind the showcase restaurants. At Swadesh however, it is not just the welcoming ambience of the restaurants and the stunning choice of dishes, but also the personal service that they combine with it and the incredible attention to detail. You are guaranteed a wonderful 'Journey of Discovery' a want repeat.
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