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Castle Gate Indian Restaurant

) #6 of 69 Restaurants in Caerphilly $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
Castle View Shopping Centre 5 Cae Meillion | Nantgawr Hill, Caerphilly CF83 1SN, Wales
+44 29 2088 1106
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Castle View Shopping Centre 5 Cae Meillion | Nantgawr Hill, Caerphilly CF83 1SN, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, lovely curries at the buffet with authentic flavours. Varied selection at the buffet which can be rare for an Indian restaurant - mixture of mild, medium and hot curries. Lovely and efficient service with a very reasonable price for food and drink. Only...More

1  Thank AdamW3488
Chris D, Public Relations Manager at Castle Gate Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear AdamW3488, It's really good to read such positive feedback and I will make sure all the restaurant staff are aware of your post. We look forward to seeing you again very soon (napkins in hand!) Very best from Robi and all the staff at...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for a birthday and enjoyed the visit a lot. The food was very good and the waiter was very accommodating. We will certainly return.

1  Thank Royal36
Chris D, Public Relations Manager at Castle Gate Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Royal36, Thank you for your post! Much appreciated by all of us at Castle Gate Restaurant. Come back again soon! Kind regards, Robi and all the staff.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit here quite often as it is our local Indian, you can tell how good the food is by the constant takeaway being ordered throughout the night. It's great for sit down food too, and the Sunday buffet deal is great value too. Staff are...More

1  Thank sbeckkk
Chris D, Public Relations Manager at Castle Gate Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear sbeckkk, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. Your kind comments are very much appreciated by all the team at Castle Gate Restaurant! We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Kind regards, Robi and all the staff.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely Sunday nite Buffet plenty of choice all round. Had the buffet a few times now and is always good, well worth a try! A nice alternative to the main menu. Looking forward to the next one. Staff nice & friendly always made to feel...More

1  Thank seafood12
Chris D, Public Relations Manager at Castle Gate Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello seafood12, Thank you for the very kind review! It's always very much appreciated when our customers take the time to post feedback. Very glad to hear both the good and service. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best wishes from Robi and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was lovely service was slow as waited 1hour 30 minutes for our main course. Slow to collect our drinks order! Need more staff on Friday and Saturday night to accommodate xMore

Thank 244Claire222
Chris D, Public Relations Manager at Castle Gate Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 244Claire222, Thank you for your post and your comments. Apologies for any delay in our service when you visited us. Yes, we have had a couple of evenings recently when we have been one or two members of staff short for reasons beyond our...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Good service , very good , quality food. Drinks as always a little pricey, but hey ho, try the 'slay the dragon' spicy rather than curryfied as a starter or main .All in all worth another visit.

1  Thank howiehols
Chris D, Public Relations Manager at Castle Gate Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear howiehols, Thanks for the positive review! Glad you like our "Slay the Dragon"! It's massively popular and fire's up the imagination as well as the taste buds! We look forward to seeing you again soon, Robi and all the team at Castle Gate Restaurant.

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed a meal there on the weekend. 'Slay the Dragon' was superb Extensive menu giving excellent value for money. Bottle of good house wine around £12. Service was good. Take away service available too. Can't wait to try the Sunday all you can eat...More

2  Thank AGJ_12
Chris D, Public Relations Manager at Castle Gate Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear AGJ_12, So glad to hear you enjoyed our food. It has to be said, Slay the Dragon is one of our most popular dishes! We look forward to welcoming you again to enjoy our Sunday buffet. Most Sunday's we offer over 25 different dishes...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Our favourite Indian restaurant. Delicious food. Friendly staff. Clean and a nice looking restaurant. Worth a visit you won't be disappointed.

1  Thank lashezz
Chris D, Public Relations Manager at Castle Gate Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Dear lashezz, Thanks for taking the time to post such really positive comments. It's much appreciated. We look forward to seeing you again very soon, hopefully. Best wishes from Robi and all the staff at Castle Gate Restaurant.

Reviewed 23 May 2017

My family are hard to please, meat eaters, veggies and a vegan, and this restaurant went out of their way to please all of us! And the food was amazing!!

1  Thank clarewelsh
Chris D, Public Relations Manager at Castle Gate Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hello Clarewelsh, Thanks for the kind comments. It was our pleasure! Glad to hear you enjoyed your food! We look forward to seeing you again soon! Best wishes from Robi and all the staff at Castle Gate Restaurant.

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Went tonite after a shopping trip. The mixed tandoori starter is one of my favourites at "castle gate". Presentation and taste were both amazing. Our mains were equally very nice. I love coming to this restaurant not only for the food but for the lovely...More

Thank seafood12
Chris D, Public Relations Manager at Castle Gate Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear seafood12, Many thanks for your continued custom and your very kind comments, both of which are much appreciated. So glad to read you enjoy the Castle Gate Restaurant dining experience and we look forward to welcoming you back again very soon. Kind regards from...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Friday
17:30 - 00:00
Saturday
17:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle View Shopping Centre 5 Cae Meillion | Nantgawr Hill, Caerphilly CF83 1SN, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Caerphilly County  >  Caerphilly
  • Phone Number: +44 29 2088 1106
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Description
Twice voted as one of the top 100 Indian restaurants in the UK by the British Curry Awards, the Castle Gate has secured its place as one of the most popular Indian restaurants in South Wales. Situated in the historic fortress town of Caerphilly just a few miles north of Cardiff, Castle Gate offers an extensive range of award-winning, authentic Indian cuisine served by staff trained to ensure your dining experience is second to none! Avoid the problem of parking too. Castle Gate has ample parking for 50 cars or more, so visiting couldn't be easier. Whether you are planning an intimate meal for two, or a group booking for 80 people, Castle Gate is the perfect choice! It's no wonder the South Wales Echo described a meal at the Castle Gate Restaurant as "A thoroughly enjoyable experience!"
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