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Dosa World

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
280 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1PH, England
+44 1202 318535
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“dosa” (102 reviews)
“curry” (34 reviews)
“rice” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
280 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1PH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been there today for early dinner as were staying in near by hotel. Went in with no expectations but really delighted with warm welcome and friendly staff. We ordered the standard and the usual naan, paneer, dhaal tadka and bendhi curry...surprised with the quick service...More

Thank Kiran Teja N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was so excited to introduce the South Indian food items to my colleagues from all over the world. Knowing that this restaurant hasn’t got enough staff I have warned the team that not to expect good service. They were happy to have some different...More

Thank kodungallur
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Had Pepper chicken chettinadu - on the bone with spicy curry sauce, rice and nan. The taste was just out of this world. Going back tomorrow night too to try a different dish. My partner had masala dosa - she loved the taste too. The...More

Thank r99988
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Very unhappy to find a small piece of bone inside a vegetarian dosa which caused a great deal of pain to my mum as it slightly chipped her tooth although the consequences could've been much worse. The dhal was quite tasteless and the food came...More

1  Thank Rashik A
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We have had numerous take always from here, as the food is amazing. However, normally it takes minutes for them to answer the phone and can take 1.5 hours for it to be ready. This time a lady answered straight away, and the food took...More

Thank Lianne C
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We love Dosa's and this resturants version was very good. The interior is bright and airy, although service was a little slow. Good value.

Thank OwlNewforest
Reviewed 19 March 2018

staff didn't know the menu i asked for a side dish and the waiter didn't have a clue it was on the menu. pickle tray with poppadoms was shocking, mango chutney was like water, mint yogurt was so green it looked toxic, i ordered tikka...More

1  Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Quality ranging from excellent food and service (with the slim young guy with glasses) to last week - awful, awful and awful- The worst service on earth (served by a middle-age dark hair man) The worst thing they’ve done was not just the soft ghee...More

2  Thank Astroskier
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Specialises in South Indian and Sri Lankan dishes. My partner was especially attracted to this place as their menu advertised stringhoppers. Unfortunately, these were not available on the night but an alternative dish proved to be very acceptable.Seems a popular place with a regular clientele.

Thank jfenner
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Arrived. ordered. Drinks arrive immediately and a sidedish arrived after 30 minutes. When asked about the delay to our food, the waiter initially told us it would arrive soon and that the delay was due to an abundance of orders for takeout/delivery. As time passed...More

Thank Martin D
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Kate W
6 September 2017|
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Response from richarduk2015 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just noticed you asked about vegan rather than vegetarian dishes. Let me check this out (and remind myself of the difference between vegetarian and vegan ). I will respond tomorrow
27 August 2017|
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Response from sayli2017 | Reviewed this property |
No, but there is usually plenty of on-street parking and it's free after six PM
Mel A
27 February 2017|
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Response from Daniel G |
They used to deliver but now don't. I always get takeaway.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1PH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 318535
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