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Indian Ocean Restaurant and Takeaway

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
4 West Cliff Road, Bournemouth BH2 5EY, England
+44 1202 311222
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“poppadoms” (45 reviews)
“curry” (54 reviews)
“rice” (31 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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4 West Cliff Road, Bournemouth BH2 5EY, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

2 hours after eating a one of their curries I was on the loo for ever, this lasted until midnight I was frightened to go to bed. Never again.

Thank Dale T
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having spent years travelling on business and eating out a lot, this was probably the most underwhelming Indian meal I have eaten. To say that the sag Paneer was more exiting than the main dish says it all. To boot , they served out of...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food. OK. Not the best, and in some ways reminded me of the bland curries of my student days in Edinburgh, before this country really began to appreciate proper Indian food. Anyway, that wasn't the highlight of the meal - our waiter never smiled. He...More

Thank BusyWasp
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We had a very tasty curry here, good quality food in lovely surroundings. Friendly staff. Can recommend if you are looking for a great curry.

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

So.. I took my mum out for dinner whilst in Bournemouth and boy o' boy.. what a disappointment that was. First, its not Indian its Bangladeshi. Second, the food had extra doses of turmeric for god knows why.. Not a turmeric hater but anything in...More

Thank Raghu_Rao
Reviewed 31 May 2018

the food is beautiful. couldn't fault it.if we had to make a negative comment it would be that the restaurant could do with a lick of paint, but it wouldn't deter us from visiting again.

Thank mrssgould
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Starter came extremely quick which makes me think it was microwaved. Inside of the egg was black so been left too long. Tandoori mix grill was dry & tasteless. I know there is no sauce with it but the meat was chewy. Did tell the...More

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Be careful if you eat here don’t eat the poppadoms as you won’t have room for the real food , which is amazing very tasty. The restaurant could do with updating, but the quality and quantity of food is totally amazing. Give it a go...More

1  Thank Giftfairy
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We went there on May Bank Holiday weekend for dinner with 2 children and some friends. The decor is outdated. We were given a table by the conservatory and the windows were very dirty. Our starter came quickly but had to wait for the main...More

Thank DrGoldylocks
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Good location for beach goers, friendly staff but surprisingly disappointing food, cheap decor, poor hygiene. We ordered 3 different chicken dishes. They all were obviously made in the same sauce because they tasted exactly the same. Lamb was ok. Coke was flat. It had no...More

2  Thank drsanjeet
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 West Cliff Road, Bournemouth BH2 5EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 311222
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