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Bengal Clipper

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London Bridge
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11 Cadamom Bldg 31 Shad Thames, London SE1 2YR, England
+44 20 7357 9001
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 23:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
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19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Poor food and service. Well below the norm for an Indian restaurant. I can't believe we ended up choosing this place - so disappointing. The popadams were standard but range and quality of chutnies was below average. Curries were quite watery. One of the guys serving us was a nice but the others were surly. Agree with another reviewer -... More 

Thank Mark S
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I used to live the area and this restaurant was one of our favourite, if nor the best Indian in London in our views. The location is great and the food used to be amazing, with a special mention to their chicken sagrana. We had not been for a while and decided to stop by for good... More 

Thank GuiSLondon
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is the place we go to when we want to treat ourselves to something a cut above the standard Indian, maybe dress up a little. Sometimes they have a live singer on the grand piano which fills the, otherwise, somewhat..vacant room. It makes you feel a bit like you're in the cordoned- off VIP section of a club -... More 

Thank Sophie D
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

We always have our curries here when in london! The restaurant is vast so sometimes looks empty. However the food it excellent. If you like it hot try the garlic chili chicken. Equally good if you want a takeaway

Thank Ian150
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

We ate recently in this restaurant and will not return. The staff are unpleasant and did not make us feel welcome. Showed us to our seats, threw down the menus onto the table and walked off. Thats the initial impression of the place ruined. We ordered drinks and our meal. The popadoms and dips were nice. When our mains arrived... More 

Thank Mcbridesjb
London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

An average Indian restaurant in my opinion, selling what I would describe as standard high street fare, nothing particularly bad but nothing that make it stand out from an already crowded segment.

Thank P_Business_Traveller
Dublin, Ireland
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349 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Have been here many times and it's consistently good. Piano player is a nice touch and not overbearing. Food is great in my opinion and wines / beers are ok. Prices consistent for SE1. Recommended.

2 Thank StephenCr0ss
Harare, Zimbabwe
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156 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

This is not your typical High Street Indian Restaurant...it's a bit fancy & cleaner. Nice decorations...

1 Thank 357musam
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Group of 5 friends met up for dinner. The restaurant wasn't busy which made the atmosphere calm and relaxed. Service was friendly, polite, prompt and attentive. Good choice of curry, sides, rice and naan bread, reasonably priced. Food was freshly made and delicious. We all thoroughly enjoyed our meal. We had considered brick lane but we are glad we ventured... More 

1 Thank Graham M
Wetherby, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I've been here before and I enjoy the location, the service and the pianist in the background. Our food was very tasty and well prepared/presented; the drinks were ok and the prices were average for SE1. The only let down was the number of small black flies settling on the food and in the drinks. The staff weren't too bothered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Indian, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Cadamom Bldg 31 Shad Thames, London SE1 2YR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > London Bridge
  • Neighbourhood: London Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7357 9001

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?