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The Bombay Cottage

52 Scotgate, Stamford PE9 2YQ, England
+44 1780 480138
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (25 reviews)
“poppadoms” (12 reviews)
“chicken” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 Scotgate, Stamford PE9 2YQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came here on Friday for an early bite to eat (630pm). Place was already busy, which is a good sign. Staff were friendly, attentive without being overbearing or instructive. Menu is comprehensive. Food was quick to come out and very tasty. Portions are just right...long...More

Thank STR159
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, good choice and attentive service. This restaurant is always on our list when we visit Stamford.

Thank 128mickc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious take away with many different dishes all cooked perfectly and delivered warm even in the snow! Would highly recommend!

Thank Victoria00000000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived unexpectedly on a gloomy Wednesday lunchtime in February (21st) but were welcomed nevertheless. We were the only customers – unsurprisingly considering the time of year and the weather. Husband had Nababi Jhinga and I had Zaflongi Murugh, and we shared the Mushroom Pulao...More

Thank 66Lizzie66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had an amazing meal here,not at all greasy like some indian restaurants, a nice clean pint of kingfishers to start,mains arrived prompt and were delicious lamb was so tender and full of flavour,the mises loved hers too,bill came and then the Indian man behind...More

Thank smithy197312
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited The Bombay Cottage many times but not so much recently because of work and recently married. However, wifi and I decide it’s time for a nice evening out...can’t get in for 1930, busy - good sign of BC’s continuing popularity. Arrive at...More

Thank 01Clive
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had an amazing takeaway from Bombay Cottage. Good size portions, amazing taste, great service. One of the tastiest Indians meals I have had, & I've eaten quite a few!!! Husband thoroughly enjoyed his too. Well done Bombay Cottage

Thank kleeks436
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Came here for a Friday curry with a friend. Hadn't booked, but got a table when we walked in at 8. Place was busy, which was a good sign. Staff are great, food is better. Ordered a King Prawn Balti, cocked up on our order...More

Thank STR159
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Despite this being the most expensive Indian I have had to date, it was definitely worth it. The service was exceptional and there was a wide range of 'special' options on the menu that went beyond the 'classic' Indian dishes. All of the dishes sounded...More

Thank yakC_1
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

What a find , great curry and great service , best dish was the king prawn sizzling dish , best I’ve tasted , definitely coming back

Thank Jeff G
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Jon S
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Response from Nicholas I | Reviewed this property |
I went for the first time for years and won't be back for years either! Bland and overpriced.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Scotgate, Stamford PE9 2YQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +44 1780 480138
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