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€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
40 St. James's Street, Brighton BN2 1RG, England
+44 1273 692711
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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“curry” (40 reviews)
“poppadoms” (24 reviews)
“rice” (22 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
40 St. James's Street, Brighton BN2 1RG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with a group of 4 friends whilst on a trip to Brighton. Staff were friendly, helpful and welcoming. We had popadoms and pickle tray and starters to share. I shared the mixed kebab (£4.75) followed by Goan chicken (£9.75). We also shared rice...More

Thank BertieK_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From Poole so menus are always different. However had pops and pickles for starters then 2 different mains which l were fabulous with rice and Bhajis then calipso coffees for dessert. 4 things wrong which was no lemon for the Bhajis, perswai naan bread was...More

Thank AAKit-Poole
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Food, service, and atmosphere were all brilliant! So shocked at some of the bad reviews as we had an amazing time. My friend and I both have Asian heritage so have been spoiled for good Indian food, but we were both blown away by how...More

Thank kjonzen92
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

The best Indian takeaway we have experienced. Even though we didn’t dine in the restaurant and ordered to home,the food was to such a high standard. I ordered for an hours time but it actually came early.. when others mention on here that they had...More

Thank Dolly S
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Arrived on Saturday night didn't realise they had just seated a table of 20 on a stag night. They should have told us this but no sat us and got drinks then nothing for over an hour. Any complaint was just met with a shrug...More

1  Thank Donal M
Reviewed 29 April 2018

All agreed, a resounding result! Great 'non-run of the mill' fare. Goan Chicken was fantastic. Nothing negative to say at all

Thank REmmaL
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Arrived, seated straight away at 7pm on a Sunday night. Brought a poppadom £2 ? ( is this a normal price ) Ordered a pint of cobra £5 once again I think its dear but I'm from Yorkshire, so a lot cheaper from where I'm...More

Thank Cm2bfc
Reviewed 18 March 2018

I have to say pavel was the most disappointing and poor curry I have ever had the displeasure of tasting...bland, watery, tasteless and horrific staff etiquette...stay away if you value your insides...

Thank Keith P
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed this Indian. Friendly staff, good food and menu, with some different specials & comfortable surroundings.

Thank Belfast1965
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Ordered a take out, as have previously eaten in, when the food, service was very good. The last take out was poor, to say the least, but assumed it was a 'one off', decided to give it another go. This last take out was absolutely...More

Thank HHeath1965
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 St. James's Street, Brighton BN2 1RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 692711
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