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the Downham Tandoori

54 to 56 High Street | Downham Market, Downham Market PE38 9HH, England
+44 1366 386110
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (32 reviews)
“poppadoms” (8 reviews)
“best indian” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
54 to 56 High Street | Downham Market, Downham Market PE38 9HH, England
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1 - 10 of 302 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

we are regulars and they never disappoint. Excellent service, delicious food and good atmosphere. Never had a bad meal here.

1  Thank swebb2015
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Great food, great atmosphere and great staff. The Downham Tandoori is probably one of the curry houses in east anglia. Couldn't tell you how many times I been for a meal or takeaway from here but never had a bad meal. If you like curry...More

2  Thank Kenneth B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My parents are frequent diners here as am I, when I visit! Such attentive staff, excellent food and a lovely atmosphere, the bill is really reasonable too!! As always, we shall return!! ALL the food is tasty and I can recommend everything on the menu...More

1  Thank Charlotte D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Being a regular visitor of this establishment, there has never been a time that I have experienced a dip in the quality of service or the food itself. Also, I am looking very forward to the upcoming party on the 16th, which I have booked...More

Thank John s
Reviewed 6 days ago

Always had good meals here, not been for a while and last night was very disappointing food was very bland and not up to meals we have had in the past, seems quality of ingredients have gone down. Staff still very friendly, but it's the...More

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Downham to visit my parents, who suggested to go for a curry. We went on a very busy Saturday and the atmosphere was very good - it actually took me by surprise. I hesitated on choosing what to order but the waiter was...More

Thank AidenJones
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant over the weekend and were greeted by three unenthusiastic staff with as much cheer as an ironing board . We ordered our food which was of average quality and had almost finished when our keema naan arrived, it would have been...More

1  Thank Sue B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Booked a table for my daughters birthday and as always wasn't disappointed. Friendly staff make you feel welcome and the food is the best Indian cuisine in the area bar none. Thanks for a nice birthday meal, made my daughter's birthday extra special and the...More

Thank Adam R
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Easy relaxed atmosphere, entrees were great, pickles and nan breads - set me up for Madras. nicely spiced - layers of flavor - well worth a weekly visit.

Thank Philip S
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Lovely food good service by all members of staff especially Penny, the lady behind the counter was helpful and extremely cheerful.

Thank Carole S
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Michael W
Having lived in Chicago for three years,I would like to know where to eat. My experience of finding Indian food in the mid west drew a blank least of all a base for analytical review. Where do you pop in to Best regards Mick Waldron
12 August 2015|
Response from anwar a | Property representative |
book your returned tickets and come to the downham tandoori!!! this is the best place to enjoy indian foods
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 to 56 High Street | Downham Market, Downham Market PE38 9HH, England (Formerly Downham Tandoori And Balti House)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Downham Market
  • Phone Number: +44 1366 386110
  • E-mail
Probably the best indian restaurant in the west norfolk, family run restaurant since 1996. FULLY LICENSED BAR, FULLY AIR CONDITIONED
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