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The Ganges

££ - £££Indian, ,
12 Market Square, Bishops Castle SY9 5BN, England
+44 1588 638543
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“curry” (18 reviews)
“naan” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
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Indian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
12 Market Square, Bishops Castle SY9 5BN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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!

Thank Kate R
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Really tasty stuff 😁 The mixed starter to share was fab. They don't serve alcohol but you can nip across to The Three Tuns for a pint or two... they don't mind so long as you take the glasses back 👍

2  Thank MrTobor
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Ordered a chicken Balti and chicken buna, rice and garlic nan. The food was tasty but hard to distinguished which was which.

Thank mvthomas1
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

This is our favourite Indian Restaurant. Small but has a great atmosphere & personal service. Food amazing & good price

2  Thank Kate R
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

We thought we would try out our local Indian as we were so close in our Holiday Cottage. What a wise move that was! I highly recommend. I've been to many curry houses, and they served me the best Karoi I've ever had so tasty,...More

1  Thank Wilmin J
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We ordered as waiter recommends some of their special dish..... all of them are fab.. specially my dhaka special and dad's lal sag garlic😉😉 Excellent service... important thing is they dont have licence so bring your own..

Thank kinetic k
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

This place is just phenomenal. It’s small but very intimate and cosy. You’re made to feel so welcome from the start, and the food is just superb. I started off with the onion bhaji. Usually this dish is overly greasy and too big, but these...More

Thank Joe A
Reviewed 15 February 2018

A smashing evening was had at the Ganges, Bishop's Castle. There was something for everyone on the menu, from creamy korma and butter chicken, for the not so sure, to the chilli chicken and chicken jalfrezi for the more adventurous. The special mid-week meal deal...More

1  Thank Posez
Reviewed 14 January 2018

We go here quite regularly with family and friends we always have great food and the staff r really friendly and helpful

2  Thank Tracey L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Market Square, Bishops Castle SY9 5BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Bishops Castle
  • Phone Number: +44 1588 638543
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