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Dorking Brasserie

) #44 of 90 Restaurants in Dorking ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Asian,
Highland Cottage Junction Road, Dorking RH4 3HB, England
+44 1306 742448
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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“curry” (22 reviews)
“dhansak” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
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Highland Cottage Junction Road, Dorking RH4 3HB, England
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

I have eaten in many Indian restaurants, I also lived in India for 8 years so have a good knowledge of Indian cuisine. This meal, Indian or otherwise, was completely uninspiring and the service appalling. We ordered our food and drinks, after selecting the wines...More

Thank Ian S
curryinsurrey, Guest Relations Manager at Dorking Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hello Ian S Thank you so much for your comments about our restaurant and the service you experienced. We always welcome constructive feedback. It's admirable that you have so much knowledge of Indian cuisine having lived there for 8 years. We are very surprised to...More

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

9 of us stopped by the Dorking Brasserie for dinner on a Saturday night without a booking. The team were friendly and managed to squeeze us in which was great Food was pretty good. I had a methi lamb with garlic naan and rice which...More

Thank TheCleaner78
Simon A, Public Relations Manager at Dorking Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Many thanks for the nice review. Your party of 9 was very welcome that evening and we were pleased to accommodate you all. Saturday evenings are our busiest time of the week for visitors and also for takeaways so we always do our very best...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

The lady at The Waltons recommended the restaurant and I certainly wasn't disappointed. They have 5 stars for hygiene and on Bank holiday Monday at 7pm they were already busy. I like dry curries so started with tandoori chicken followed by chicken tikka, chick pea...More

Thank Alan S
curryinsurrey, Guest Relations Manager at Dorking Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hello Alan S It's always nice to hear we've been recommended. And thank you for your lovely review.

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Having had a bad meal here some months ago I was tempted back, against my better judgement, for a meal with friends. I wish I'd stuck to my guns as there has been no improvement whatsoever in the service or the food, and this was...More

Thank Ruth H
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I have been here many times and thoroughly enjoyed the food. On the last two occasions I have been the staff have been very rude. On the first occasion although very annoyed I let it go as just a bad night and didn't go back...More

Thank DCH1965
Simon A, Public Relations Manager at Dorking Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review. We do currently have young waiters who are in training and your comments have been very welcome and will indeed be passed on. We certainly hope that you do decide to return and that your next visit is much more...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

We planned all week to visit Dorking Brasserie, my boyfriend's son's favorite local Indian restaurant. Saturday night proved popular, but we secured an 8:30 reservation that afternoon. In spite of the bustle, we had our drinks fairy quickly, and our pappadams soon afterwards. The sauces...More

Thank JaninedeBric
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great Indian food you would not expect behind the restaurant's name. Huge menue and delicious chicken madras at an affordable budget.

Thank Christian H
Reviewed 29 January 2017

To start with the good. This restaurant is, in my opinion, one of the best Indian restaurants in Dorking. The food is very good and the atmosphere, with the open brickwork, suffused lighting and decor, probably the best. However, I have a few niggles. Last...More

1  Thank christopher c
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Decent curry and service was good but there is nothing outstanding to differentiate from the mass of curry houses.

Thank holmburyhill
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Went there for a recovery meal after New Year's Eve! Food was great as always, not heavy or greasy as sometimes curries can be. Good service and friendly staff-well worth a try.

Thank Ranmoreboy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highland Cottage Junction Road, Dorking RH4 3HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Dorking
  • Phone Number: +44 1306 742448
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