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The Taste of Bengal

$$ - $$$Indian, ,
Ashford Road, Harrietsham ME17 1HY, England
+44 1622 859461
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (5 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
“tuesday night” (4 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.All hours
Indian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ashford Road, Harrietsham ME17 1HY, England
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

We visited Saturday evening. Exterior of the premises leaves a lot to be desired, quite tatty looking and tired, but having lived in the area three years ago and used the taste of Bengal on a takeaway basis we knew the exterior has no bearing...More

Thank pleasantKent
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

The Taste of Bengal is local to us. Visited 3 times now, previous 2 visits had good food and service. This visit we were disappointed, food wasn’t as good and service a bit slack. For one of our starters we specifically requested a breast, but...More

Thank TravelSuperstar89
AsminaC2014, Owner at The Taste of Bengal, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Thanks for your feedback, we always take comments from customers on board. I’m glad you have enjoyed your previous visits but sorry that your visit last month was a disappointment, and believed at the time that you had accepted the reduction to your bill as...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

Excellent service, the food could have been warmer, but flavour and presentation good. Parking good and the drinks selection excellent

Thank Whamond
Reviewed 26 November 2017

I’m afraid we would not eat here again , we arrived at 7 pm seated straight away but then did not get our main meal (bearing in mind we only had poppadoms for starter) until 8.50 . They were also serving drinks at the bar...More

Thank Morag911
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We go here all the time , always fab food and staff they always do a great meal,top Indian restaurant

1  Thank bobandspud
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Visited twice now, both times have had amazing food and amazing service. All staff are very friendly and accommodating. Restaurant doesn’t look that much from the outside or inside, but the food makes up for it.

2  Thank TravelSuperstar89
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Quality of food was excellent & loved the liquorice comforts & chocolates that came as a freebie at the end of the meal.

1  Thank Paul W
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Have been to The Taste of Bengal on a number of occasions when visiting my parents who are happy to drive to it from Maidstone. It looks rather unprepossessing from the outside, rather more welcoming inside. The staff are friendly and attentive and the menu...More

1  Thank Happiestgardener
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I was there for a nice relaxing evening meal, it was not nice experience, they took more than 1 hour to deliver the food, the waiter did not understand when I said you took the jacket of my company and the jacket Is the wallet...More

Thank Ljubica B
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

An impromptu visit and the interior is far more impressive inside than out - the food is very good and service is efficient and with a smile :) We had popadoms and chutneys to start - follow by chicken shashlik and a lamb jubilly all...More

1  Thank kentcritique
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Response from Morag911 | Reviewed this property |
Old and dated and very brightly lit .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ashford Road, Harrietsham ME17 1HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Harrietsham
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 859461
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