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A Passage to India

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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27 Fore Street, Ipswich IP4 1JW, England
+44 1473 286220
12:00 - 00:00
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very welcoming staff, food plentiful. Very good range of food on the menu. I would choose a different dish to the chicken balti that I had as it was nowhere near as spicy as I prefer, however my friends enjoyed their meals.

Thank mags569
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent food, plenty of choice and good size portions great service thanks Ahmed. Highly recommend. See you again soon.

Thank rachel w
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food with excellent service. Very welcoming and attentive staff. Extensive food and drink menu.

Thank Michelle B
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couldn't fault this place, one of our favourites restaurants. Staff are so welcoming and great with children. Food was amazing as always. Enjoyed the complimentary dessert which was delicious. Xx

Thank Katie M
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Solo business trip. Warm welcome, great starter, Prawn Puri, and a lovely Madras-hot Chicken Dupiaza. Very HIGHLY recommended.

Thank greenmonkey67
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you're eating out with a chef the restaurant you choose had better be good! Passage to India delivered just what we wanted, great food, lovely atmosphere and friendly staff. Would highly recommend.

Thank raewheeler
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of us went to this Indian restaurant last night & it was my first time. A large car park at the back - what a bonus! The menu was interesting and very varied. Everyone enjoyed their starters (mine was a delicious Squid Chatt). The mains followed & again were superb. I have to make special mention of our... More 

Thank wesleyman
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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436 reviews
417 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tasty Indian delight! Wide variety of dishes at reasonable value, and friendly service! FYI we found best value nearby parking at Grafton Way, IP1 1AX!

Thank Graham P
Ipswich, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my wife, this is our 2nd visit in the last few months. Excellent food. The staff are warm, welcoming and extremely friendly and make your dining such a lovely experience. Highly recommend such a great place to eat.

1 Thank robbie2610
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called in on the off chance after not visiting for many many years. Staff were accommodating and very friendly. Good knowledge of the menu and very helpful with recommending dishes. Food was very fresh and perfectly cooked, and as described on menu in terms of the level of spice and heat. Restaurant was clean and fairly busy for early... More 

1 Thank CrystalBlue2013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$21
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Fore Street, Ipswich IP4 1JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 286220
The home of exotic spices BAR AND LOUNGE NEW FIND US ON FACEBOOK , TWITTER EST.1991: THANK YOU TO ALL OUR LOYAL CUSTOMERS, FRIENDS AND FAMILY Welcome to A PASSAGE TO INDIA RESTAURANT , We offer a wide selection of Indian, Bangladeshi, English Cusines and a good selection of fine wines. WE aim to bring you large varieties of eastern and western delights. AUTHENTIC, TRADITIONAL, AND CONTEMPORARY DISHES SERVED IN A COMFORTABLE AND RELAXING SURROUNDINGS, very extensive menu provides the very best cuisines from many regions of famous sub-continents. Is FULLY LICENSED SERVING A WIDE SELECTION OF WINES AND BEERS FRoM EAST to WEST AROUND THE WORLD. We cater for vegetarians and non-vegetarians, NO animal fat is used in our cooking, all chicken dishes use only 100% prime breast. PLEASE NOTE: Some of our dishes contain ALMONDS, SULTANA, *FINEST INGREDIENTS *WE CATER FOR VEGANS AND NON-VEGANS * THE RESTURANT HAS BEED VOTED THE BEST LOCAL RESTURANT OF 2010 /2013 DECEMBER IN THE SPICE TIMES PUBLIC DECIDES VOTE AWARD. THE HOME OF EXOTIC SPICES AT YOUR DOOR STEP!

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