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The Red Rose

) #42 of 92 Restaurants in Surbiton €€ - €€€ Indian, Asian, Balti
38 Brighton Road, Surbiton, Kingston upon Thames KT6 5PQ, England
+44 20 8399 9647
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible8%
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“curry” (25 reviews)
“thali” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
38 Brighton Road, Surbiton, Kingston upon Thames KT6 5PQ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I've known this restaurant for about 30 years - has always been one of the best until about 2 years ago. BUT !...with new owner / manager and head chef, it is absolutely brilliant again. Food was perfect, service excellent and the transformation they have...More

Thank Brolley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my go to curry place when visiting my brother in law, I first visited 4 years ago, the staff were welcoming and attentive and the food didn't disappoint, I visited again at the beginning of May to find that new management was in...More

Thank M1keyB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took a group of visiting colleagues for lunch at The Rose after a very long time. The food was exceptional can not recommend the lamb biryani enough! Staff were friendly and service was sharp. Seems the new management are doing a great deal... definitely on...More

Thank Anihor1983
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love the Red Rose! A great local curry house with great traditional food - but so reliable and dependable - but it's set to get even better. The Greek decor has gone and there'll be a new menu later in the year. And they're going...More

2  Thank Chris F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Semi classy ie table cloths, smart waiters and a good menu. Very tasty authentic Indian food ,no greasy curries Not expensive

1  Thank chris h
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

What's happened. I've used this Indian for years and others have popped up and opened and still have been my favourite. Recently the food has been so bad. I always take away as I find that in Indian restaurants the walking up and down past...More

1  Thank sarahmfriel
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I brought my wife here for a curry. The food was very disappointing and the service was awful. Our table cloth had stains on it and we were given a feeble excuse about cleaning materials. This did not detract from the fact that the table...More

Thank Gordon B
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Occassionally I try other Indian restaurants, but the Red Rose is our default, it is always delicious.

Thank jesslw
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Been coming to Red Rose over 34 year period. Still a good curry. BUT it's decor is STILL the decor of the previous Greek restaurant. The toilets are grim. The waiters are a new lot and are sulky and grim faced. The carpets need replaced....More

Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

The Red Rose has been in business on this site for 31 years, the owner 'Rocky' is a hard working family guy, with a friendly persona. His staff are equally as pleasant and accommodating. This place has always had a good reputation for great quality...More

Thank Pascalart
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Alyson B
Do they deliver?
14 February 2015|
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Response from Rutxina | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
17:45 - 23:30
17:45 - 23:30
17:45 - 23:30
17:45 - 23:30
17:45 - 00:00
17:45 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Brighton Road, Surbiton, Kingston upon Thames KT6 5PQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Kingston upon Thames  >  Surbiton
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8399 9647
  • E-mail