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Thali Cafe Clifton

1 Regent Street | Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HW, England
+44 117 974 3793
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“thali” (142 reviews)
“tiffin” (22 reviews)
“curry” (32 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1 Regent Street | Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Certainly tasted and looked different from any curry I have ever had but couldn't decide if I liked this or not. The portions were quite small and it was much less oily than most currys I have had which meant I left not feeling as...More

Thank Tom_Zee2013
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Ordered from the Tiffin menu with specific order details, then given the wrong order so took it back. When they brought the correct order my Tiffin handle was broken. Staff member said it was like that when I have it to her but it clearly...More

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Thali C, General Manager at Thali Cafe Clifton, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Dear Reviewer, thank you for your feedback regarding your Tiffin Takeaway, i am very concerned to hear about the service you received in my restaurant and would like to apologise unreservedly that your experience was so far below our standard. Please send me your contact...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic and authentic Indian food with immense taste-the Thali option offers a veritable feast of mini dishes and chai here is true to that of anything the Indian chai wallah can offer. The Masala dosa is definitely worth a try too! Great for couples or...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 17 October 2017

If I'm in Bristol and need a takeaway this is my goto, I own a tiffin (insulated stainless steel stack of pots). So pitch up order a meal. Now the food is always good included a good vegi option - however you can have to...More

Thank Batnovice
Reviewed 13 October 2017

After being turned away from a few places because we didn't have a reservation this place was a life saver. Really friendly attentive service, a great range of vegetarian choices, the pumpkin curry and the mushroom samosas in particular were great, superb daal, cool choice...More

Thank Owen e
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I just love this cafe. We've visited a couple of times now, and each time have a fantastic evening. It's homely, relaxed and perfect for an informal night out with friends or family of all ages. The food is great; even as a vegetarian I...More

Thank Fran E
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Was really excited to try the Thali but hugely disappointing evening. Despite being a quiet Sunday evening, service was incredibly slow. 40 mins between courses/waiting, no water offered or refills and had to go up to order dessert & water as we felt like we'd...More

Thank shaylux
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Bristol Thai restaurants are obviously in short supply and super popular as we were unable to get a last minute table last night. But I clocked Thalia as we drove past en route to the jam packed Giggling Squid in Clifton and so suggested we...More

Thank Pepperpotpaws
Reviewed 7 September 2017

There was a queue when we got in, mainly caused by people collecting their 'tiffin' dishes. Even though we had booked we had to wait in this queue before being shown to our table. However, once seated we were well looked after and the food...More

Thank Clifton_8
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Three of us ate at Thali in Clifton early on a Friday evening, arriving at about 6.30pm. The restaurant was quiet at that time but gradually filled up until there was hardly a table free. The decor is fun and casual, with brightly painted walls...More

Thank Real_Foodie_Mum
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Regent Street | Clifton, Bristol BS8 4HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 974 3793
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