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Royal Tandoori

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Indian, Asian, Balti
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43 Grampian Road, Aviemore PH22 1PT, Scotland
+44 1479 811199
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17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We called in midweek to order a takeaway. While waiting (around 30 mins) we sat at a special waiting table and had a drink - very pleasant. The staff were all very attentive, courteous and efficient. When we opened our food package later we were surprised at the amount and quality of the food (we ordered 2 mains and it... More 

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Thank Barstooler
Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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212 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Good service and a great selection of Indian Food. Recommend the tandurie chicken for a main course and the selection of starters for 2

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highlands
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20 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Well I don't know what has happened since my last visit but last night was truly awful, such a shame. Two of us ordered totally different dishes so it was not even a bad choice on my part, but neither dish even resembled a curry. There was not a hint of any Indian/Asian spices and all the chicken was most... More 

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Thank Gillian H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Our go to restaurant anytime we're in the area, quite honestly my favourite Indian restaurant. The service has always been excellent and the food... delicious! I would recommend the prawn cocktail for starter and chicken tikka masala for main. The restaurant itself is lovely to sit in and I love the atmosphere not only in the restaurant but just that... More 

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Thank Isla B
Helensburgh
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Had carry out & it was very poor. Prawn curry very thin, garlic naan no garlic, chicken pakora half raw, nnt recommended

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Thank MIssMouseHelensburgh
Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
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13 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Had takeaway from here last night, and it was by far the worst Indian food we have ever had! The mains were swimming in oil, the rice was dry, and the naan was burnt on one side. As its the only Indian restaurant in Aviemore, there's not much competition! But will never go back here!!

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Thank AlanFirths
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Welcoming establishment with a reputation for good Indian food. Extensive menu of food and drink and always tends to be busy. Carry-out service and lots of car parking the area

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Thank BigDD
Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

We got a takeaway from here which was simply not good enough. On the plus side: the poppadums and chutneys (the unusual yellow raita rather pleasant), nice okra bhaji and peshwari nan. The Lamb Moghul Shajon, a Southern Indian dish, was the highlight of the meal. But the creamy dishes sound nicer than they are. The Chicken Tikka Moghul Honey... More 

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Thank LiztheWhizz
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Met a couple of buddies here for a catch up. We were told there would be half an hour wait, but when we were shown to our table there were at least 4 other tables empty and no one had left! The food was pretty bland - I had lamb tikka masala and it was hard to find any taste... More 

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Thank DominicMurphy
Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Food was very bland, just not to our tastes. We now go to the Indian takeaway in Grantown on Spey, much tastier and more consistent with their food. The staff are friendly and do try hard, however the food we feel is just not up to scratch, so as mentioned, we now give it a miss!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Grampian Road, Aviemore PH22 1PT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Badenoch and Strathspey  >  Aviemore
  • Phone Number: +44 1479 811199

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