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Royal Dar

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) #8 of 84 Restaurants in Duncan $$ - $$$, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
148 Third St, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 1R8, Canada
+1 250-597-1483
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“naan” (10 reviews)
“curries” (7 reviews)
“rice” (12 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
148 Third St, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 1R8, Canada
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Went with another couple for dinner. Buttered Chicken,Baz Rice, Nann bread Great Chutney. Going back soon

Thank esteph_9
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Royal Dar is our place to go for any event. Birthday's and graduations, we have celebrated there. Lots' good food spicy food

Thank adorafedora
Reviewed 26 March 2017

When we first moved here, the Royal Dar was a very unexpected surprise. The quality of the food and the level of service was not something we expected to find in a community the size of Duncan. We enjoy the curries and have been experimenting...More

Thank BrianBerglund
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We arrived in Duncan at lunch-time during a trip up-island. We always enjoy Indian food so checked out the Royal Dar. The food was really good although I hadn't realised that rice and vegetables were included and also ordered a garlic nan. The nan was...More

Thank Linmaf
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We had a delicious dinner with generous portions. Prawn appetizer was great! The setting in an old house was charming.

Thank Annette I
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Expensive but a great date restaurant, food was delicious and service was swift and curtious. Central location.

Thank Gina G
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I have been here on two occasions. Both times I have enjoyed my food. It's a bit more on the pricey side, but it's worth it. The patio in the summer is a magical place to eat dinner. I highly recommend it. Last time I...More

1  Thank mel_watkins1219
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Although the restaurant has been in Duncan for five years, we had our first meal today. What a joy. We ordered three dishes (one each) for sharing. Chicken, lamb and a vegetable were all rich and flavourful. The vegetable pakoras were a delicious and large...More

1  Thank Roger P
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I was in Duncan on business and decided to eat at the Royal Dar based on previous reviews. I certainly wasn't disappointed, as the food and service were excellent! Highly recommended.

Thank Ben B
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This restaurant began in Ladysmith, and relocated to Duncan. The owners are hard working, and have renovated a fine old house and it's grounds into a local, well-established restaurant. You get what you pay for, a very decent meal for a very decent price.

Thank Adrian M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:30
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11:00 - 14:30
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11:00 - 14:30
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11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 148 Third St, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 1R8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Duncan
  • Phone Number: +1 250-597-1483
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