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Dosa World

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
280 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1PH, England
+44 1202 318535
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“dosa” (101 reviews)
“curry” (33 reviews)
“rice” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
280 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1PH, England
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Reviewed 24 April 2011

This is an unusual restaurant, most unpretentious and unassuming, but exceptionally good. Ingenious and exciting food, unusual and great value. We'll return often.

Thank inventoryclerk
Reviewed 24 April 2011

Really nice food. Try once. There are plenty of choices aper from south indian food.

Thank Finavker
Reviewed 23 April 2011

We found this restaurant by chance and were enticed in by the £4.95 vegetarian lunch buffet menu. They also do a meat buffet for £5.95. The help-yourself Thali was fantastic - offering chilli mushrooms, green banana curry (this was particularly delicious), dhal, sambhar, pancakes, rice,...More

Thank SouthamptonNaomi
Reviewed 23 April 2011

Quick summary: absolutely fantastic, tasty food. If you fancy something truly authentic and cheap, this is the place to come. It's a cafe style restaurant, i.e. paper napkins and tables close together. Service is slow but not a problem unless you're impatient - it's worth...More

1  Thank TH06MAY
Reviewed 17 April 2011

Completely loved this place. Food is so amazing. I have never had Indian food like it. Seams very authentic.

Thank Terrieskulteti
Reviewed 11 April 2011

Love this place!! Service is good. Food tastes fresh and authentic. Lots of choice and a different menu than the usual run of the mill Indian Restaurant. Even better its great value for money. Have sent a few friends here over the last year or...More

Thank Livingtolove
Reviewed 26 March 2011

This is fantastic food. Having visited Southern India, this is the first time that we have found authentic food of equal quality in the UK. I have been in several South Indian restaurants in London, but none have come close. Don't worry about the comments...More

Thank rwimborne
Reviewed 25 February 2011

We have never tried this style of food before, so cannot comment on itsauthenticity, suffice to say it was cheap, wholesome,tasty food, served by pleasant helpful staff. We managed to eat there three days out of four, it made a very pleasant change to run...More

Thank Grumpy6969
Reviewed 22 February 2011

We went early on Saturday night. What a lovely experience. The wait was average for freshly cooked food. We had 2 starters, 2 mains & a rice. Together with a large bottle of Lion beer to share it didn't even cost £25.00. I can't believe...More

Thank soulgirlbournemouth
Reviewed 20 February 2011

Southern Indian Food I thought I was back in India The staff where happy to help with all enquires, the wait was not all that long for freshly cooked food and when it was delivered to our table made that wait was forgotten. My daughter...More

Thank pongo10Wimborne
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Kate W
6 September 2017|
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Response from richarduk2015 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just noticed you asked about vegan rather than vegetarian dishes. Let me check this out (and remind myself of the difference between vegetarian and vegan ). I will respond tomorrow
28 August 2017|
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Response from sayli2017 | Reviewed this property |
No, but there is usually plenty of on-street parking and it's free after six PM
27 February 2017|
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Response from Daniel G |
They used to deliver but now don't. I always get takeaway.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1PH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 318535
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