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The Ganges

$$ - $$$Indian, ,
12 Market Square, Bishops Castle SY9 5BN, England
+44 1588 638543
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“curry” (21 reviews)
“chicken” (9 reviews)
“naan” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
12 Market Square, Bishops Castle SY9 5BN, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered a chicken Balti and chicken buna, rice and garlic nan. The food was tasty but hard to distinguished which was which.

Thank mvthomas1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our favourite Indian Restaurant. Small but has a great atmosphere & personal service. Food amazing & good price

Thank Kate R
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

We thought we would try out our local Indian as we were so close in our Holiday Cottage. What a wise move that was! I highly recommend. I've been to many curry houses, and they served me the best Karoi I've ever had so tasty,...More

Thank Wilmin J
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

We ordered as waiter recommends some of their special dish..... all of them are fab.. specially my dhaka special and dad's lal sag garlic😉😉 Excellent service... important thing is they dont have licence so bring your own..

Thank kinetic k
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

This place is just phenomenal. It’s small but very intimate and cosy. You’re made to feel so welcome from the start, and the food is just superb. I started off with the onion bhaji. Usually this dish is overly greasy and too big, but these...More

Thank Joe A
Reviewed February 15, 2018

A smashing evening was had at the Ganges, Bishop's Castle. There was something for everyone on the menu, from creamy korma and butter chicken, for the not so sure, to the chilli chicken and chicken jalfrezi for the more adventurous. The special mid-week meal deal...More

1  Thank Posez
Reviewed January 14, 2018

We go here quite regularly with family and friends we always have great food and the staff r really friendly and helpful

2  Thank Tracey L
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Had a business meeting to conduct with a few colleagues and thought why not visit The Ganges and hold it there and eat? Food was really good, the staff were exquisite in their service as well as really friendly. Food was served at a really...More

Thank Mizan J
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Great food, the staffs are really friendly and really welcoming. Good portion not too much or too little, would highly recommend to anyone visiting the area and feeling some curry.

Thank SeniorJab
Reviewed January 2, 2018

We collected a take-away from this restaurant whilst in the area for a short holiday. At a cost of over £35.00, we found both starters (tandoori mixed kebab and talaria) to be extremely small and far smaller than expected or indeed experienced elsewhere. The main...More

Thank Simon W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Market Square, Bishops Castle SY9 5BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Bishops Castle
  • Phone Number: +44 1588 638543
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