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Light of Asia

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
34 Eastgate, Aberystwyth SY23 2AR, Wales
+44 1970 615040
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (48 reviews)
“peshwari naan” (7 reviews)
“dopiaza” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
34 Eastgate, Aberystwyth SY23 2AR, Wales
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1 - 10 of 372 reviews

Reviewed today

We ate here before Christmas after being let down with another table booking. Great quality food, all the dishes you'd expect nicely prepared and served. Reasonable price and friendly atmosphere. They do some good special offers and the King Prawns are to die for!

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant without a reservation on a Friday night ... very welcoming & the food was gorgeous! Chicken tikka biryani, chicken Balti, Naan, 3 drinks and only £34 ... I am from Birmingham ( & so were the staff too!) so I have high...More

Thank Clairelouise81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on New Year's Eve and it was really busy but we managed to squeeze in although we hadn't booked. It took a little while for us to be given menus but they apologised and our orders were taken quickly. The food came out in...More

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic meal here on New Year’s Eve everything was superb the staff were fab too!!! Second visit here and will definitely be back when next in Aberystwyth !!! Well done and thankyou 😊

Thank breezeSouthWales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a really great meal here, food quality and presentation was very good. Busy evening there, but this did not impact on our evening there. Dan, looked after us as well as many other tables. Terrific guy. Looking forward to another meal.

Thank magnwn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most of Aberystwyth was closed at 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve this year but thankfully the Light of Asia was open and luckily we went in and had a glorious meal. Having just come back from three weeks in Goa, India, on 17th December, I...More

Thank Tomo65_10
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

This particular restaurant local in central Aberystywth serves many of the best and authentic Indian-style dishes. Light of Asia has a great ambiance with absolutely lovely staff, we had a particularly delightful and witty young gentleman Josh, who made us laugh a lot. Absolutely would...More

Thank Fleuryet
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Korma was delicious. Nann bread was delicious. In fact everything was absolutely lovely except for the dry chicken tikka pieces with no sauce. The texture of the chicken tikka was very odd! Seemed under cooked. Not nice at all. Ordered 2 dry chicken tikka meals...More

Thank Samwillow
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I've had many curries. Who hasn't? But this was extraordinary. I kid you not, I literally started dancing to the mood music it was that good. Chicken Tawa. It was recommended to me by the very welcoming waiter, who greeted us well. It was on...More

Thank Lewis C
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Found this lovely restaurant Friday evening and was very busy so we thought a good sign. We were concerned we didn't' have a reservation but they did manage to squeeze us in and we were thrilled they were able to. The food was spicy, tasty...More

Thank Terri C
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Tenchy
3 September 2017|
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Response from dappa123 | Property representative |
All our curries are cooked with vegetable oil, and we have a lot of dishes without meat and diary free .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 23:00
Monday
16:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 23:00
Thursday
16:30 - 23:00
Friday
16:30 - 23:00
Saturday
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Eastgate, Aberystwyth SY23 2AR, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Ceredigion  >  Aberystwyth
  • Phone Number: +44 1970 615040
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