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Gate of India

) #81 of 391 Restaurants in Chester €€ - €€€ Indian, Asian,
25 City Road, Chester CH1 3AE, England
+44 1244 327131
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“curry” (60 reviews)
“poppadoms” (33 reviews)
“chutney tray” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
25 City Road, Chester CH1 3AE, England
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11 - 20 of 353 reviews

Reviewed 10 June 2017

We have recently moved back to Chester area and thought we would return to Gate of India. What a bad decision. Poppodums were so stale and soggy. We both ordered a mixed starter containing chicken tandoori and lamb kebab, absolutely inedible. I could have soled...More

Thank takenocrap
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Don't be fooled with the size of the restaurant, I'm often off put by places that look small and crowded but there is a good reason it's so crowded. The food is amazing, portion sizes are good and the staff are attentive and couldn't do...More

2  Thank misskate1991
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Everything from the poppadoms, and onion bhajis to the mains was a delight to eat. The Onion bhajis were light and flavourful, the mains were full of flavour and had very generous portion sizes. Would recommend to anyone. (We ordered chicken bhuna, lamb passanada, korma...More

2  Thank Simon D
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

First time visit with 3 friends lovely place greeted with a very warm welcome, the 4 of us had a variety of dishes, Masive portions!!! All our food was very tastey we all enjoy every think we had, and the staff were all great to,...More

1  Thank Jenny A
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Friendly and efficient staff. Food was fantastic. Great price, great portions! Exceeded expectations hence this review! 5*

1  Thank Disrepair U
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Excellent reviews led to my wife & I visiting. The staff are all friendly and the location is pleasantly lively. However, the food was OK, but no more than that.

Thank rataber
Reviewed 19 May 2017

As we were stopping in the city centre premier inn,found this Indian restaurant right across the road.went quite early about 7 ish.very quiet upon arrival.greeted by very nice staff.i asked them what do you recommend and they told me the chefs special.the food was absolutely...More

2  Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I have been living in Chester for over 5 years now, and had resigned myself to the fact that the local Indian restaurants were average at best. Until I ate here. Both the food and the service is incredible! I haven't been to another Indian...More

Thank Charlie O
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We have had a few Indians in chester on our visits over the years to Chester and stumbled across this one last night and decided to give it a try, staff were very pleasant decoevis very nice but the best was yet to come. Starters...More

Thank alan4irene
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Food is outstanding and staff are lovely. Nicely priced too. Every table was filled but the standard of food was still excellent.

Thank Helen P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 01:30
18:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 City Road, Chester CH1 3AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 327131
Licensed Tandoori Restaurant, Fully Air Conditioned, Soft Music and Easy Parking. Takeaway service available. 10 % discount on takeaway meals before 11pm. We serve the best Indian and English Cuisine. Tandoori Dishes our speciality. Special arrangement for Banquets, Parties, Weddings etc. All prices include VAT.
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