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) #16 of 78 Restaurants in Farnborough €€ - €€€, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
16-18 Queens Road, Farnborough GU14 6DN, England
+44 1252 375207
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
16-18 Queens Road, Farnborough GU14 6DN, England
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1 - 10 of 228 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been to this restaurant recently again, after we enjoyed very much last time. It was Tuesday evening, that's why we just went without booking. Restaurant was fairly busy. We were warmly welcomed and given our table. The waiter was very helpful to choose...More

Thank livewell23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had a take away from here last night for the 1st time. We thought fine dining, great, finally a possible decent Indian in the area. The food is far from fine dining. DON'T BE FOOLED! I told them on the phone...More

1  Thank emmabird32
Rajan S, Guest Relations Manager at Diwali, responded to this review

Dear emmabird32 Thank you for taking your valuable time to review us. We are sorry and equally surprised to hear that our food prepared with freshest ingredients with the authentic recipes did not meet your expectation. In maintaining the standard of the food quality, we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we had wonderful experience here. Every visit is different and welcoming. We missed mr shiva who is founder of this restaurant for many occasions but after establishing new business is Swindon he is back to give his best service and dinning experience at Diwali food...More

2  Thank managementteam209
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If there was a -ve star rating these guys deserve that. -5. Hospitality very poor, I went in for a late lunch when the restaurant was "open", but their service was really poor , I had to want 30 mins to get the food and...More

Thank Sujit K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot praise this restaurant enough , we would always recommend it for a great tasting meal . Staff very attentive , food superb and the atmosphere is always great . This is a very busy place at times so at weekends you will need...More

Thank Ron H
Panna S, Owner at Diwali, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comment

Reviewed 26 March 2017

I was taken here by my daughter for my Mother's Day treat. We had a delicious meal and I particularly enjoyed the Chefs Special Biryani. All food freshly cooked and reasonably priced. Better than other Indian restaurants in the area.

Thank Lizally47
Panna S, Owner at Diwali, responded to this review

Thanks a lot. Hope to see you soon again

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

It was my Dad's 60th birthday and all he wanted to do was go to Diwali. I personally had never been to Diwali before but Dad was adamant it was the best Indian restaurant around. We had arranged him a special cake to celebrate his...More

1  Thank Leah P
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Me and my family went for dinner for my birthday, there was 8 of us and everyone enjoyed their meal. The service was very good, the food was lovely and it was very good value for money. Most importantly for me the restaurant was very...More

Thank Kim O
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Came here with partner food amazing. Customer is absolute king here unlike galleria in Yateley where staff were rude

Thank kay g
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Food is great here! Been for food a couple of times and take away is very good too. A little pricey. But good!

1  Thank Glenn A
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Jan W
Hello - I have a guest coming next week who eats Halal. Is your restaurant suitable to bring him too?
17 July 2015|
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Response from ChocolateRain | Reviewed this property |
They do state all their meats are halal. however I have not seen any certification.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-18 Queens Road, Farnborough GU14 6DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Farnborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1252 375207
  • E-mail
Diwali is an authentic Indian restaurant established in July 2012 with a vision of providing the best quality, healthy and delicious Indian food in the homily environment at the affordable price. It is situated in the heart of North Camp, a beautiful city in Farnborough. It is a fully licensed restaurant and you can enjoy the drinks having lots of choices on liqueurs and wines. A spacious dining hall with 60 covers with a private party room with beautifully set up dining tables makes your dinner so enjoyable you can't wait visiting there. Apart from dining in the restaurant it has been providing Free Home Delivery services within the area of 4 miles radius and takeaway collections. To make the dining experience even better and accessible to every diners it has been working in coordination with Just-eat you can order online or on the phone and the food is at your door at the earliest.Diwali extends warm welcome to everyone.
Thank you.