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Royal Bengal Restaurant


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I've ticked Indian but think the cuisine is actually Bengali. This restaurant opened last week just around the corner from my house. We tried it last night and it was excellent.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Dinner, After-hours
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I enjoyed a meal on a Wednesday evening in late February, when we were the only clients until another couple came in just after 8.00 p.m. The young man who served us explained that he is new in post, and he will...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Chas M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Think twice before ordering a takeaway from here. It took over 2 hours and was an hour late from the promised arrival time! Phoned twice and was told he is 10 minutes away both times and on the 3rd phone call was told he couldn’t...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ian M
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

saag main good..bahji cold. sides a joke. we had one prawn swimmimg in insipid sauce and that was overcooked! the dahl was so runny it was impossible to put on a plate. will definitely not use again. nice delivery driver and was on time but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank piratepixie
Reviewed 2 August 2018

The restaurant name has been changed to the Royal Spice to reflect the fact that they offer dishes from several countries in the sub-continent. Confusingly the restaurant has two entries in Trip Advisor, one as "The Royal Bengal" as well as this one (and both...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Chas M
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Now the ‘Royal Spice’, but still the same amazing food and great service. The food always tastes very fresh and the flavours are lovely. Thank you and we will be back to visit again soon.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank mandim16
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Indian is my favourite food, I eat it every week. Whenever I visit Hamble I come here, the food is simply outstanding. Ask for the specials , tandoori chicken peyza is unbelievably nice! Great service, great food one of nicest Indian restaurants in the country...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank grim1066
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This place fails to disappoint. I regularly take clients, friends and associates here and every single person leaves impressed, full and content with the culinary experience . Great service, beautiful food with the chefs only to happy to accommodate.The produce used is first class and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Scootaah
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

My friends and I do 'Ruby Tuesday' roughly once a month and we live from Winchester to Portsmouth so we get around lots of different restaurants along the M27 corridor. Tonight I plumped for 'a restaurant that I've not been to in aaaages' in Hamble...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank 976samh
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Really great Indian food and attentive service. Nothing was too much trouble. Coupled with an impressive 5 Star Hygiene Rating. You be crazy not to give it another chance!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank laurencQ566TZ
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Came here early evening on a Friday. Friendly service and a good choice of starters. I opted for the stuffed pepper which was full of freshly prepared vegetables that tasted gtrat. My husband had wraps and they were fab too. Mains of salmon tikka on...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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