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India Cottage

35 Christchurch Road, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 1DG, England
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (17 reviews)
“chicken” (10 reviews)
“taka taka” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 Christchurch Road, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 1DG, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are reasonably frequent visitors to India Cottage, and have never had cause to complain, but our visit last night was disappointing. As always the food was lovely, but although we were promptly seated, and a drinks order taken, it was 50 minutes before anyone...More

Thank Lynnesg2001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So this is a strange review for restaurant- as i didn't actually eat there yesterday! My brother and sister in law visited spontaneously and we decided on an Indian meal. It was early we hadn't booked, Saturday evening! Id been to India cottage some years...More

Thank Ldw1964
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived on time for our Saturday evening treat and we were greeted warmly and taken promptly to our table. Our drinks order was taken along with a side order of poppadums. 10minutes passed and both arrived at our table. Approx 15mins later our main...More

Thank tommetippee
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Came on Friday evening with friends, great meal service very good most welcoming, would not go any where else, nice atmosphere

Thank ctomes167
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I came here for a friends surprise birthday meal . . driven past many times, but first time here and WOW!! This restaurant is truly beautiful, we were sat outside under the covered area . . where there were candles and low lights and have...More

1  Thank BeautyGuro
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Went for a meal at India Cottage on Friday night with my partner and parents. Service was polite and friendly and food was great. Only downfall is that the service was slightly slow, however I guess you'd come to expect this on a busy Friday...More

1  Thank Dave C
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Came here for a takeaway Friday evening and what a mess. Asked for chicken caylon. Could of been anything dry and tasteless, the rice was a nothing nuss but the worst was the garlic naan. OMG big lumps of garlic purée enough to make you...More

2  Thank Dee L
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant on a rare night out on Saturday evening. The waitress took our drinks order fairly promptly, pretty simple, two glasses of wine and a bottle of water. The wine was brought over, but no water. We caught the waitress again, but...More

1  Thank Kitty2219
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Great food, great ambience. All staff really want the customers to have a great visit and go the proverbial extra mile. Have been ten times or more, it is consistently very good and a tribute to the town.

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Probably the best restaurant serving Indian cuisine I have been too. The first impressions were encouraging with a nice courtyard outside and candlelit interior. Service was was attentive but not intrusive. There was a daily specials menu from which I selected (calamari stuffed with lamb...More

Thank Barry G
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27 October 2016|
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Response from Debbie H | Reviewed this property |
According to the website they have a takeaway menu, although I did not require this.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Christchurch Road, New Forest, Ringwood BH24 1DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Ringwood
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