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Bengal Spice

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
12 Forest Road, Loughton IG10 1DX, England
+44 20 8508 7185
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  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (12 reviews)
“onion bhaji” (3 reviews)
“poppadoms” (7 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
12 Forest Road, Loughton IG10 1DX, England
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

6 of us went on Saturday night to this local Indian restaurant. We have eaten there before and have had takeaway too.We we arrived we were greeted warmly and shown to our table. Drinks arrived quickly and when we were not ready to order (too...More

Thank harriswaters
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

A couple of beers each. Had fantastic freshly made onion bhaji as starters. Main course as well for under £50. Excellent service. Our first time. We will go back.

Thank Woodford R
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

This is my father's favourite curry house... he is a regular visitor. It was only my second visit. The food was very good and the ambience nice - quite busy for a Monday night and the restaurant is large.. it is nice and private tucked...More

1  Thank Clare J
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Been going here for years. Always good, always friendly, always each too much. Some ok wines but avoid the indian ones - when we orderred it even the waiter daid "are you sure"

1  Thank ScottS1965
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

My new favourite Indian. Since it opened the gentleman always holds the door greets me , service is great. Food is yummy. Delivery if you call direct. Highly reccomend Only have had takeaway do can't comment on if it's as good eating in

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Today we visited as we driven past enough times seeing the sign for the Indian buffet they do for 8.95 12-4pm on a Sunday. A limited choice which was chicken but about 12 options. There was some vegetarian. With my mum being vegetarian there was...More

1  Thank Mitchell S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I've eaten at Bengal spice more times than I care to remember. It's consistent in both the positive points but also its flaws. My most recent trip highlighted both perfectly. We went for a group booking of eight people, I think for an 'Indian' restaurant...More

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Staff are so nice, food never changes beautiful and so tasty, you can't beat it this is the best Indian food by far. They know how to treat customers that's why we go back week after week. They welcome you like you are a vip...More

1  Thank freyarouxmcmahon
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We have been here quite a few times, and this is probably one of our favourite Indian resturants, warm welcome, set away from the road and a good feel to this lovely Resturant, nicely decorated with "Black & Red" chairs and plate chargers Attentive staff...More

2  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Best Indian we have had in a long time and by far the best Indian in Loughton. Lovely food and friendly service. Thank you

1  Thank milkbottles
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Forest Road, Loughton IG10 1DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Loughton
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8508 7185
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