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Cumin Club

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Indian, Bangladeshi, Asian
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188 High Street, Rochester ME1 1EY, England
+44 1634 400880
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London, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little restaurant serving authentic Indian cuisine – we have eaten here a few times and tried several dishes. They have all been excellent, spicy and flavour-packed. This time we ordered Jaipuri and the Chicken Biryani – both were fantastic. The service is always friendly and efficient, and food is served quickly. The decor is a bit dated, the chairs... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a table at opening time on a Saturday. The restaurant was COMPLETELY empty but the owner made a huge fuss that apparently we had booked a table for 2 instead of 4 (we booked a table for 4). He sat us at the very back of the restaurant in quite a bad seat given that he had the... More 

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Thank Carly N
Chatham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was fantastic and no faults there but the service was slower than usual for a saturday night, had to wait nearly 20 mins for the bill

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Thank George A
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is our favourite curry restaurant in Rochester. Good service, lovely food. Particularly helpful when they saw me at the door on my crutches (I've a broken leg). Gave me a hand in through the door and put my crutches out of the way until I needed them. They do a set price on Monday - Thursday, so it makes... More 

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Thank Amelia N
Rochester, United Kingdom
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236 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I love the food served at Cumin Club, always very tasty and reasonably priced. However the service leaves a lot to be desired. Once they get you in the door you are largely ignored. Our drinks orders were not what we wanted but the waiter disappeared so quickly we didn't get to tell him! Considering they have so many waiters... More 

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Thank Celtic Q
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Went as a party of 30 plus as part of a stag do. The staff coped reasonably well with such a large party and were friendly. Although the meal took an overly long time (presumably because of the size of the group) the quality of the food was surprisingly good and warrants a return visit under less pressured circumstances.

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Thank Showa1
Rochester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Always an old favorite when we are drinking in Rochester, we were accommodated upstairs and had a fine meal, the lamb shank being particularly good. Not cheap, but decent quality food.

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Thank MonkeyNutz201
Jersey, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Six of us visited this restaurant on Tuesday night, and as our first visit, were quite impressed with the spacious interior, along with the television on the wall playing Bollywood music videos. Sadly that is where it started to go down hill. We all had the Chondoni Sheek as starters, which were uninspired, cold and completely tasteless, unlike the description... More 

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2 Thank bbjoylove
Rochester, United Kingdom
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180 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I haven't been in the Cumin Club for a couple of years and was very pleasantly surprised. The atmosphere is great, lots of space, nicely decorated, very calm and clean. The food was well presented and tasted delicious. The portions are generous. There are some unusual and interesting dishes on the menu, which I really like. I loved that they... More 

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2 Thank KatMaNe
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Had a meal there today with my wife. It was top quality food and we'll presented, be visiting again shortly, when next in Rochester, one of best Indians I've eaten

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Bangladeshi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout
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Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 188 High Street, Rochester ME1 1EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 400880

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