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65 Upper St. James Street, Newport PO30 1LQ, England
+44 1983 526777
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“curry” (11 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
65 Upper St. James Street, Newport PO30 1LQ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Went for a buffet meal and supported the restaurant as part of the American Express supporting small shops campaign. Food was reasonable and a fair selection. Staff very pleasant too. When we came to pay we were told that they did not take American Express...More

Thank Blackleyman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited these premises number times, the staff are great very helpful and can’t do enough to create a good atmosphere, the food is prepared to a high standard. The banquet nights are also good but busy so book if you can...

1  Thank leonard c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Meal number 3 on the Island. Food quite good. Waiter was clearly having a bad night as regards my order firstly forgetting my drink - I was only one drinking beer - and then he forgot one of my 2 dishes. Otherwise ok place.

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Placed an online order through the website, and requested a call back to pay by card. Had a conformation email, with a reference number. After 40 minutes no call, phoned through myself to be told they couldn't find our order, so had to reorder over...More

2  Thank Davedagger81
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

A solid choice for an Indian on the Island. Great food and great staff! Also does take out which has never disappointed! Will continue to visit regularly

1  Thank Stephhyy92
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We came on the off-chance that a table was available early on a Friday night. Glad we came early as 30 minutes after we arrived the place was packed! Great very friendly service and quick too. The food as amazing. Really good flavours and textures....More

1  Thank Phil C
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I have eaten in and had take away, each time the service has been very good and the food is lovely. Your always made to feel welcome, and the portions are very generous.

1  Thank Amy H
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Used as a take away a couple of times and can't complain for the price. The curry is nice, but can sometimes be a little too saucy and not enough meat. On average though it turns out to be an ok meal. My only complaint...More

Thank Rich C
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

The food here is really lovely! Me and my friend booked for the buffet and really enjoyed it! There is lots to choose from and it's all freshly cooked, hot and toped up all the time. The staff are also really nice and helpful! We...More

2  Thank Olivia C
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We went to Tamarind last Saturday for my birthday. We had great food and excellent service. I can highly recommend eating at this restaurant. It can get very busy so I would call ahead to book. You will not be disappointed

1  Thank Karen I
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john c
4 July 2015|
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Response from WightLadyIOW | Reviewed this property |
Sorry do not know as we usually eat there on a Wednesday or Friday night. I suggest you either email or telephone the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$21
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Upper St. James Street, Newport PO30 1LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 526777
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