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Tamarind Indian Restaurant

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
11 Commercial Street, Risca, Newport NP11 6EE, Wales
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (24 reviews)
“poppadoms” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
11 Commercial Street, Risca, Newport NP11 6EE, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't be put off by the outside of this place. The staff are friendly and helpful but the food is banging. I had a chicken passanda and it was one of the best ive ever had. the starter was a king prawn tandoori and it...More

Thank Gemma W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tamarind is my local Indian restaurant. Me and my family have spent many of our birthday celebrations here where the food setting and atmosphere never disappoints. The decor is lovely the staff are so brilliant and the food is amazing. Every time I have...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Food is bland and tasteless nothing like Cwmbran tamarind. Chicken bhuna was tasteless like watery pathia meant to be sweet sour hot one of my favourite dish. been so many times tamarind Cwmbran there one of my best Indian restaurant tamarind never disappointed so never...More

Thank catherin82
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Superb food served with a smile, staff always happy to see you walk in, never had a bad meal here, will cater to your every need

Thank Caramedic
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Good food although service can be slow. Ambiance very much welcoming. Bar area - waiting area decorated nicely. Staff are knowledgeable of Menu and will suggest food that will suit.

1  Thank longanne36
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Went for a meal to celebrate our wedding anniversary. As usual the food was lovely. The only slight problem was that the i urial popadoms and pickle tray took a while to arrive meaning that the starter arrived before we could have a chance to...More

1  Thank lumleys_11
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Myself and family booked a table here for my grandfather's birthday and although the food was tasty and one of my favourite Indian restaurant today from I can honestly say that I won't be booking a table here again after waiting for almost two hours...More

Thank smaggs91
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Cannot comment on the table service as I had a take away..... Staff were friendly and the food was excellent. Restaurant was packed! Will definitely be going back, but will make it early.... Bar area finished nicely as was the seperate restaurant with decent parking.

Thank Gavin M
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is one of a number of local Indian restaurants which we use. Whilst I have to say the quality of the food is nearly always good. The service particularly the take away service leaves a lot to be desired. On several recent visits we...More

1  Thank ThreeWelshKings
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Restaurant extremely clean and staff very professional. The food was as described and very tasty and served well.

1  Thank Patricia K
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Jess H
20 August 2016|
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Response from sharonmorris62 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure if you rang at 5.30 they would do their best to accommodate you
10 April 2016|
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Response from cher69 | Reviewed this property |
hi while I do not have a menu for the TAMARIND there prices are really good marvellous menu everything is freshly cooked cannot fault it
21 December 2015|
Response from cardiffgirl27 | Reviewed this property |
Would avoid this restaurant at all costs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Commercial Street, Risca, Newport NP11 6EE, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Newport  >  Risca
  • Phone Number: 01633-61-92-24
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