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) #116 of 503 Restaurants in Portsmouth $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
270 Havant Road | Drayton, Portsmouth PO6 1PA, England
+44 23 9237 5007
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lemon rice” (2 reviews)
“dhansak” (4 reviews)
“curries” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
270 Havant Road | Drayton, Portsmouth PO6 1PA, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Positives After a wobble last year, food is now great Been over 500 times with the odd break in 20 years New management Flexible Been around for apprx 50 years Negatives Please improve your wine list, bigger lists are now the norm Wine is not...More

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a Takeaway here on Sunday night. Chicken Tikka Marsala & a Chicken Curry. Very disappointed with the meal. On both dishes the sauce separated leaving the plate swimming in water. When this was poured off we were left with a thick paste. The chicken...More

1  Thank julespmk
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Love this restaurant....intimate atmosphere and superb food. Been around for years and it's our "go to" Indian restaurant that never fails to impress. Sunday buffet is really good value.

Thank Mrsads16
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Mowchak is "Honey comb " in Bengali, the language of Bangladesh. In support of that name for the restaurant, the ceiling lights are in the shape of a honeycomb. But the image printed on the middle of all their crockery is not a honey comb...More

2  Thank Imliooper
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Great meal, prompt service. nice that the chef came and asked us how are meal was. Definitely be going back.

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Booked in for 6pm arrived ten minytes early. We were the only ones in there apart from staff. Starters arrived prompt as did drinks. Main meal arrived promptly too. Nice food. Chicken was a little but dry in places. Nice atmosphere. 48£ for three meals...More

Thank Zara B
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We have been going here as a family for a very long time, me even longer. The food here is outstanding and is always looked forward to. The buffet is laid out neatly and isn't overwhelmingly large, but the selection is good, although not many...More

3  Thank rabby123
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We went to this Restaurant again last night and had a gorgeous meal. You really cannot fault the quality and taste of the food in this eatery. The staff are always very welcoming and friendly, even if last night I had to ask for the...More

Thank shaun m
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We have been to this restaurant several times and every time as been excellent,regards the food and service.Cannot fault this place and right on our doorstep

Thank sally w
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Wish I hadn't bothered. Expensive food and poor quality. Ordered dinner from here for delivery on a Sunday evening was told it would be here within 25-30 minutes. 55 minutes later it finally arrived. Tasted bland and dry, very greesy and tasteless. What made it...More

2  Thank BigDog9999
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 Havant Road | Drayton, Portsmouth PO6 1PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9237 5007
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