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Tamarind Indian Restaurant

5 Badminton Road, Downend BS16 6BB, England
+44 117 957 3030
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
4 weeks ago
“Underwhelming & pricey”
12 Apr 2017
“Group visit with new friends”
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5 Badminton Road, Downend BS16 6BB, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times over the years but not been for a while and must say service has gone down hill. Disappointed tonight we had a waiter that was quite rude and really did not care. One of our party had a nut allergy...More

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No hiding place when you have the simple stuff!! You can't hide the ordinariness when there's no sauce. I had the mixed shashlick - chicken was ok but the lamb was chewy with gristle - more charred peppers than meat. Tinned or frozen veg in...More

Thank sglendevon58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, attentive and responsive but the curry was rather bland; well cooked but under spiced. A little disappointing overall.

Thank SimonK1234
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Visited here with a friend to meet some new friends. I was a last minute addition to the party of about 15 and they were able to cater an extra place at short notice. The food and drink was good value and the food top...More

Thank eyesonjason
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We have been to the Tamarind on many occasions as a family and never been disappointed. We tend to book in advance as it fills up quite quickly on an evening but the service is still attentive and fast. The curry is always delicious and...More

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Abdul the owner of The Tamarind Indian restaurant in Downend is the heart & soul of the restaurant.. very friendly. Very professional. Runs the Best and finest Indian restaurant in Bristol..! Who ever visits are blown away by the excellent food served to you by...More

Thank Nigelsiphone
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Went as part of a group of 8 on a busy Saturday night. Having never been here before was surprised how big the place was and seeing how busy it was worried me that it would be a long night. However, the kitchen is very...More

Thank kevin c
Reviewed 25 March 2017

First time had. A really good experience from the very helpful staff, the food was very tasty and was good value for money. We will return in the future

Thank alanholt59
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Great food and Great service, will be back again. Have visited many times now and this is my local curry house now.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Phoned last minute to get in on Friday 10 th March , managed to get a table for 6.30 ,we arrived early and were shown straight to our table . Meal was delicious ! Staff very efficient , meal arrived very quickly ,all good .nann...More

Thank susan b
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Tracey C
Do they deliver
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Response from Dylan F | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$31
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Badminton Road, Downend BS16 6BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Downend
  • Phone Number: +44 117 957 3030
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