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Curry Original

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Downtown Kingston
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253A Ontario St., Kingston, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-531-9376
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
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Tue - Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 14:00
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Kingston, Ontario
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for dinner Saturday night, reservations were for 6PM. Well greeted upon arrival, took us to our table immediately. Several people waited on us, great service. Food was out rather quickly, not surprisingly hot, just warm. Quality of food was great... In and out in 45 minutes... Very good..

Thank Duchag
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a delicious dinner at Curry Original. We sampled 3 dishes: Lamb Biranyi, Curried vegetables & Curried chicken with cilantro. None of them disappointed. We also ordered their Naan which should not be missed. The service was pleasant & polite. The room was warm & inviting on a cold winter's night.

Thank Erin9496
Tampa, Florida
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334 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

This was near our hotel and we love curry, so it was a natural choice. We ate on the balcony out back and it was lovely. There's a good selection of curries, and our meals were excellent.

Thank MissLaughsALot
Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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219 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic curry house. Still fantastic after 11 years away. It was the first place we went to on our first night back. The staff are great - same manager - so kind and welcoming. Delicious food, quick service, good price. It is the best curry house in Kingston. No question whatsoever. Best dish: shrimp phatia

Thank Helena L
Ottawa, Canada
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

I love this restaurant and eat here at least every other week. The food is so fresh and prepared encompassing a wide variety of regional and traditional cuisines. The owner and his staff (most are family) are gracious and hospitable making each time I visit like I'm part of the family coming over for dinner. Prices are very reasonable, the... More 

Thank Christine A
Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

This was a fresh and delicious meal. Excellent service, reasonable price, and still hot even when delivered!

Thank Kim M
Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for amazing food and great service, the look no further. Loved everything- we had the butter chicken and it was delicious!

Thank SRubio416
Brighton, ON, Canada
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely love this restaurant. From the quaint and rustic interior to the outstanding service. This Indian restaurant has been in business for about 25 years and every time we visit the owners are there to greet and seat you. From the moment you walk in it feels like the authentic Indian culture. The spicy aromas are immediate. The restaurant overlooks... More 

Thank Olympic12
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This was recommended to us by one of the Doctors at the hospital.The food was delicious and service was excelent.

Thank Lynn P
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Curry original had very tasty, and not too heavy food. The Mango Lahsi were great, and the extensive dish choices were good too! Curry Original is hidden in between two other buildings, but once inside we had a great time!

Thank Greg W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253A Ontario St., Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston>  > Downtown Kingston
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 613-531-9376

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