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The Ganges

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
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Indian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Dinner, After-hours
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All reviews curry naan chicken small restaurant take away excellent indian bring your own tasty food local indian indian restaurant excellent customer service an extensive menu visiting the area great meal piping hot takeaway birmingham
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Doesn’t have an alcohol licence but the Theee Tuns said a lot of people take drinks from themselves. So we did that and it didn’t disappoint, the food was absolutely fabulous. Would really recommend going there. Fourth visit to Bishop’s Castle and wish we had...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jacqui P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's difficult to find an authentic Indian restaurant, especially in rural areas. The Ganges is truly a gem!!! Highly recommend. Patient staff, great food, reasonable prices and great service!!

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank Kari K
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

The host was very accomodating and gave us plenty of time to choose, as we are quite indecisive. He was friendly and never far if we needed anything else. The food was excellent. Piping hot and was cooked to preference (I like it a little...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Steven M
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

We had a take away from here and found the food to be flavoursome and of a good quality. The only criticism would be that four of us had madras and thought it needed a bit more of a kick.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank home457
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Either eating in or take away The Ganges is friendly, reliable and and offers an extensive menu. Always good quality and freshly cooked tasty food. Great local Indian Restaurant.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Julie M
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Very basic mediocre restaurant with no atmosphere. I ordered the Castle special which sounded appealing when reading the menu. The reality was somewhat different. I have never tasted Indian food which was so bland and tasteless. There was no flavour in the meal whatsoever, beans...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Theredsofanfield
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Tandoori chicken very dry and obviously not cooked fresh ,chicken curry like no other I have had very bland and virtually tasteless, nan bread looked like it had been torn from a full nan very small and chips not cooked properly and only warm. Is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank linda w
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This is a perfectly good Indian takeaway, You can eat in but I did not. My food was a reasonable standard and price and the staff were nice.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank A Z
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Happened to be in the town for a couple of hours so tried the restaurant. I was surprised at the quality of the ingredients, the spicing, the service and friendliness of the owner It was a real treat, so sorry I'm not local as if...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tim S
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

The Ganges is a small, family friendly restaurant with authentic dishes of a reasonable price & also delicious!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kate R
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