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Bangla Spice

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
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33 Church Street, Stornoway HS1 2JD, Scotland
+44 1851 700418
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Got in on the late ferrry and starving. Bad points: no draught beer. Bottled cobra though. Card machine broken, but not told till we went to pay. Luckily we had cash. Food was ok. Waiter recommended a dish, which was good. Naan bread were small, but well cooked. Food not as good as my local, but good enough and well... More 

Thank David M
Randwick, Stroud
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Came here after other restaurants in the area were closed and was pleasantly surprised. A very tasty selection of different dishes. Try one of the chefs recommendations for something new. Will definitely visit here again for something spicy :)

Thank apcamps
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Really nice meal and the host was extremely attentive. Good recommendations on food and would certainly come again

Thank Gavin W
Wallingford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Went whilst on holiday and visiting stornoway. Good solid indian with decent flavours and not overpowered by spice. Good selection of chutneys with popadoms whichbis always good to see.

1 Thank acw303
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

A great find! This excellent takeaway is well worth visiting. Great food, good sized portions and the proprietor could not have been more helpful.

1 Thank Sheila R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

An excellent and reasonably priced meal. Superb vegetable samosas and the best chicken tikka dhansak I've had in a long time. The remainder of the meal could not be faulted either (tarka dal, chana rice, chicken tikka masala and chapattis). A bit off the beaten track but well worth seeking out.

Thank TGRoberts
Katy, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed Bangla. I tried to visit about 8 p.m. on a Friday but it was real busy, so I came back the next night. I was pleased I did, it was quite quiet and I seated straightaway. There are about 10 tables, so it is small. The staff are attentive and the owner (I presume) was very friendly.... More 

Thank GightRunner
Versailles, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Good Indian food, reasonably priced. Service was ok although not particularly welcoming at first. Probably the best deal in Stornoway, where there seems to have very few decent restaurants. I recommend if you happen to be around.

Thank lacordaire83
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

The place was busy with people doing takeout, which we took as a good sign. And behold: we were not disappointed. We have had "hotter" indian food in other places, but that is not to say it wasn't tasty. We enjoyed sizzlers, korma and masala. All good.

Thank Husaby
Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

4 of us went in for an evening meal and we were met by an unsmiling waiter. I ordered a traditional curry with tandoori chicken (on the bone) as the menu said, to be told "thats on the bone" When the meal arrived I had 4 bits of chicken on the bone yes but the kind you buy from the... More 

Thank igthompson1959

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Church Street, Stornoway HS1 2JD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Outer Hebrides  >  Lewis and Harris  >  Isle of Lewis  >  Stornoway
  • Phone Number: +44 1851 700418

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