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“Great Balti”
Review of Bengal Merchant

Bengal Merchant
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Indian
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Good for: Romantic, Groups
Dining options: After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Nestled in Barnard Castle's beautiful ancient artisan quarter, below the Market Cross is a charming, inviting, comfortable restaurant offering sophisticated, vibrantly flavoured, subcontinental cuisine of real style and taste. The menu features authentic, traditional favourites as well as creative dishes all made with the freshest ingredients. For those with an eye towards light, healthier eating we also offer our famous low calorie (yet authentic Indian) option of all our curries.The Merchant attracts a knowledgeable and loyal clientele who come back time and again for the fine food with exceptional friendly service. The Bengal Merchant is one of Barnard Castle's treasures and a perfect choice for exotic meals with friends & loved ones in a warm, cosy and romantic setting.For those with something to celebrate we also have a separate, newly refurbished function room too.
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Really pleasant and friendly staff and lovely meals. Hot and tasty Lamb Balti for me and a nice Korma for my wife and we received a complimentary serving of Bombay Potato, well pleased with our evening here, great service from very good staff.

5  Thank Dougthain
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Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Superb food and excellent friendly service would certainly recommend, very reasonably priced too....

5  Thank Andrew M
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

All of the staff are very nice and so welcoming, the music is very traditional and it’s now updated, I had a take out and 3 hours later it was still as warm as when I first received it as well as it tasting incredible, definitely worth every penny here, shout-out to Ak for his humour as well, very pleased to give this a 5 out of 5

6  Thank D S
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Great food brilliant staff what’s not to like. Could do with ground floor loo for us old birds after a few gins.

4  Thank essexgal2015
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

First night out when visiting Barnard Castle and were lucky enough to have spotted The Bengal Merchant. Food choice was superb with some unusual dishes. High quality ingredients and very tasty. Staff delightful.

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4  Thank Ann S
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