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Sonar Bangla

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37 Woodbridge Road, Ipswich IP4 2EA, England
07414532804
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05:30 - 11:00
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Sun - Sat 05:30 - 11:00
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

No alcohol licence in this restaurant but you can bring your own alcohol with you. The service is very good and the menu has no shortage of different flavours from mild to very hot. Plenty of vegetarian choices and the food is freshly prepared and cooked . Prices combined with the cheaper option of bringing your own alcohol make an... More 

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Thank david p
2 reviews
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

My go to place whenever I fancy a curry, the food is superb. Had a takeaway tonight and sitting here stuffed and happy. Delicious food, try the best :-)

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Thank Kendo N
Ipswich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Best Indian restaurant in Suffolk! The staff are staff are so pleasant, polite and very grateful for your custom. What the restaurant lacks in space and comfort, is more than compensated with its first class food and service. We were giving up on Indian food in Suffolk. We Found all the other restaurants so disappointing until we found the Sonar... More 

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Thank tattyhat
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This is a BYO alcohol restaurant which can be quite good as you can avoid overpaying for beer and wine by bringing your own. The food was about average for Ipswich Indian restaurants. I was disappointed with the king prawn puri starter which was lukewarm temperature at best. It was almost a spicy version of prawn cocktail not really good... More 

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Thank barry g
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Very good food, well flavoured, good price, would recommend as one of the better Indian takeaways in town

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Thank Taste20161988
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We have walked past many times on our way back from the town centre and finally decided to try it out. We certainly were not disappointed. The service was very good, the staff were friendly and the food was very tasty and reasonably priced. It is a small restaurant so I would advise booking in advance. Bring your own beer/wine...glasses... More 

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Thank alexandra079
Suffolk, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Have eaten here and bought takeaways from here a number of times now and it has always been excellent. Staff are friendly and attentive and always seem pleased to see you. Good varied menu and staff have been helpful in explaining details about meals and recommending different things. Good value for money, cater well for large groups and there's a... More 

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Thank LJG242
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Popped in for a surprise meal with the wife tonight, and got a table for the two of us. Not too busy before a show at the regent. Food was amazing, and the flavours where awesome. Seemed a little surprised that we did not order bread or rice, but accepted our requests and delivered on great food.

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Thank Steve J
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The food is great, the staff are so friendly. you feel that you can try different dishes here and never be disappointed. great place to go out with the girls for a relaxed evening.

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Thank Helen R
East Anglia, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This is a small and unassuming restaurant on the edge of the town centre, offering a very good, and good value, selection of sub-continental fayre. The set menu for two allows you to choose 2 curries from the menu whilst adding the necessary extra accompaniments (onion bhaji, rice, naan, poppadoms, alloo bhaji) which you really want, and all for just... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
05:30 - 11:00
Monday
05:30 - 11:00
Tuesday
05:30 - 11:00
Wednesday
05:30 - 11:00
Thursday
05:30 - 11:00
Friday
05:30 - 11:00
Saturday
05:30 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Woodbridge Road, Ipswich IP4 2EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: 07414532804
Description
been there for years so should be in most directories...just surprised they are not on TA

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?