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Step in India

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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
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130 Foregate Street, Chester CH1 1HB, England
+44 1244 346431
17:30 - 00:30
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Sun 16:00 - 00:30
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 00:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 02:30
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115 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice clean restaurant. Greeted well with a very professional and friendly gentleman. My friend and I had the meal for two which was lovely. Could not fault any of it. The spices came through and tasted wonderful. Poppodoms/chutney, starters, 2 mains and 2 rice with a side dish and Naan bread plus a bottle of wine for less than £50.... More 

Thank Linda J
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

My god I've never had such a terrible curry in my life, we had a chicken chat, and chicken Kahri it was same colour as chicken chat,red, also it was sliced processed chicken, so rated it one star, I would advise any one not to go there

1 Thank Julie E
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Visited the restaurant on a Saturday night without booking. This wasn't a problem and s table was immediately found for us. The food was all very good quality, and the staff were friendly and attentive. I would highly recommend a visit here if you're looking for s tasty meal at a good price

Thank Helen E
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

The decor in this place is very dated and needs an overhaul. Even the cutlery and crockery could do with replacing! All that said if you are looking to sample exquisite Indian cuisine then this is the place to come. I had a chicken bhuna with vegetable rice and I have to say that it is perhaps best Indian meal... More 

Thank Peter2266
Leicester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Ok although some reviews are bad this place was ok. Rather dated inside and could do with a makeover. Food was of good quality and the portions very large. Although the staff did look after you they seemed more interested in there mobile phones

Thank Wayned685
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

The food here is a disappointment. The staff are rude and uncourteous. I have spent a lot of money with this restaurant and finally had enough of being delivered COLD FOOD. I originally called at 17.30 HRS and had the second (supposedly non-cold) meal delivered just after 19.48 HRS (12.01.2017). I am frustrated. This place is Rubbish. They don't deserve... More 

Thank Nicholas L
Chester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Since writing my previous review on this Indian restaurant we have experienced very bad chicken in a take away meal. Some pieces of chicken were so hard I couldn't cut it & others were a strange spongy texture!!! Wouldn't want to try anything here again as not confident about the quality or type of meat they are using.

Thank Elizabeth B
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94 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Went in about 9.30pm. Place pretty empty on a Thursday in December. The menu implied flocked wallpaper and draft Carlsberg. The food was ok if unexciting and the service uninspired. Not a bad stop off between pub and station. Won't rush back.

Thank Mark B
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We visited here earlier in the year and we loved the food and the atmosphere in the restaurant however tonight was a very different story. The service and the food was poor and the restaurant was very quiet, we won't be back.

Thank Nia E
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We decided to order a meal from here via the just eat web site. Ordered 2 lots of poppadoms and chutney, 4mains, 2rice and 2 naan breads at 5.45. We were told to expect it at 6.35. I received an updated to say 10mins had been added in to deliver time. On a busy Saturday night we didn't mind this... More 

Thank Sarah G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:30
17:30 - 00:30
17:30 - 00:30
17:30 - 00:30
17:30 - 00:30
17:00 - 02:30
17:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Foregate Street, Chester CH1 1HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 346431

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?