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Balti Island

191 Chiswell, DT5 1AP, England
+44 1305 822822
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“poppadoms” (14 reviews)
“curry” (20 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
191 Chiswell, DT5 1AP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a takeaway from Balti Island and would fully recommend. Easy to order on just eat website. Turned up on time, hot, fresh and very very tasty. Big portions, great value for money. Lots of chicken in the korma and masala!! Would recommend!!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were on holiday and this was recommended to us. We asked to sit at one of the empty tables in the middle but were told no and put in the back corner, almost like they were hiding us because although well...More

Thank Madspice1
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This place is a hidden treasure. From the outside you could drive straight past and not even notice it but the food, etiquette and fantastic cuisine that is happening inside is like walking through Narnia. We had poppadoms, starters and mains. All of which were...More

Thank Mel2506
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Visited here on a quiet weekday evening and we were the only people in the restaurant for the first hour, although I would imagine this place gets busy on a weekend. The waiter on duty was polite and attentive and the food was tasty and...More

Thank Melbster2013
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

My partner and I were on holiday on the island and wanted to go to a local restaurant. We picked Balti based on reviews, and we're glad we did. From start to finish we received incredible service. The food was amazing and excellent priced. The...More

Thank Jessie-Lou R
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Walking up the hill with a mate and was not planning a meal but nipped in any way and glad we did.Only a small place but the food was spot on. Had the house special Balti and all the trimmings and it was excellent. Washed...More

Thank Norman M
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Last night my partner and I had another excellent Indian meal. We have been several times and it is always good, the meat is tender and the prawns are lovely. The restaurant is clean, and the staff are very nice, and always friendly. We have...More

Thank Papps182
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Seriously, who goes to an Indian restaurant and orders omelette and chips.. Fantastic curry, great service.. Highly recommended

Thank marktull
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We use the balti island as our local Indian. Have never dined in but get our food delivered. Food is lovely and a decent price. Pretty quick delivery and get discount if u go and collect.

Thank sjolliff27
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Booked a table for 12 people so accommodating and let us order the food in advance. Food arrived on time and was delicious. The staff are friendly and the whole experience was really good. This was the second time I have been here and it...More

Thank Ashley G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Chiswell, DT5 1AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Isle of Portland
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 822822
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