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Light of Bengal

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
13 Rose Street, Aberdeen AB10 1TX, Scotland
+44 1224 648224
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“curry” (46 reviews)
“poppadoms” (24 reviews)
“family naan” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
13 Rose Street, Aberdeen AB10 1TX, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 385 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service and great food here. The entire menu is worth a taste, and the danger is overeating. Try it.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here to celebrate family birthday. quick drink service and then ordered meal which came very quickly and was excellent. Main courses followed and again these were huge portions which were obviously cooked fresh and were delicious. As I said not cheap but did not...More

1  Thank neilc48
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Had a weekend break in Aberdeen and went for a walk and to find somewhere to eat. Purely by accident we found the Light of Bengal. Always have a look to see if the restaurant is busy, that's a good sign if it is. No...More

1  Thank john a
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Visited here with the wife for our anniversary. They were very busy yet we were seat and served promptly. Customer service is important and these guys do it right! The food was absolutely outstanding!! This is one of our favourite restaurants in Aberdeen and the...More

1  Thank Craig M
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Visited as a party of 6 for an evening meal and we were not disappointed. Fantastic menu and great portion sizes. All of the food was well presented and piping hot! The only negative was that there seemed to be more than one waiter serving...More

1  Thank sunseeker0223
Reviewed 31 March 2018

my trip down a culinary lane in Aberdeen was looking dodgy until the Dutch Mill and this little gem of a curry house ! Butter chicken was to die for, some of the best ever, naan definitely was the best ever and the popadom chutneys...More

Thank OmanRob
Reviewed 25 March 2018

After reading that this restaurant recently won an award we decided to try it for a carry out. We called and ordered ahead and were informed it would be ready in half an hour. My wife arrived and not having been there before she walked...More

1  Thank Gary M
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Been to Light of Bengal couple of times before, but for some years ago. Since we like Indian food ones in a while we set up for first night back in Aberdeen to the Light of Bengal. Service and table ok, but since we have...More

1  Thank Casababu
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Attended meal with 10 other family members and received absolutely shambolic and rude service from all staff members. Waited an hour and 45 minuets for main courses which were cold and dry and extremely small portions for high prices. Good lacked taste.The management were also...More

3  Thank Christina88888888
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We went here for a friend birthday and they had decorated the table with Happy Birthday decorations which was a nice touch. Food and service were both very good even though the restaurant was very busy for a week night, everybody enjoyed their mains and...More

2  Thank wgreenuk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:30
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Rose Street, Aberdeen AB10 1TX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Aberdeen
  • Phone Number: +44 1224 648224
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