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Masala Bay

Bridge Street, Christchurch, England
+44 1202 486120
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
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“masala” (6 reviews)
“indian food” (14 reviews)
“curry house” (5 reviews)
Closes in 9 min
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Bridge Street, Christchurch, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not much time to order as want you to order as quickly as possible. Starters then appear within 5 minutes. As soon as you finish plates taken away and 5 minutes later your main meal is presented. Again as soon as you have finished the...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here tonight for a rare Indian meal as we’ve had lovely food here before. The restaurant was packed. We were served poppadoms quickly, though the waiter was unable to answer questions about which dishes contained dairy. Our mediocre starters arrived after 30 minutes,...More

3  Thank Bonnie075
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Meal with friends (total 4). We all eat different dishes and we all throughly enjoyed the meals. Staff are very friendly and pleasant, special thanks to Raj. If in the area and you like Indian food this is the place to go. Thank you all...More

1  Thank Leonard T
Reviewed 6 August 2018

After difficulties with HM Immigration preventing professional Indian chefs returning to work in England (they went to Dubai instead...), the family owning several such restaurants has finally recovered EXCELLENCE in food, service and conviviality. For instance, my wife and I both ordered King Prawn Dhansak...More

1  Thank JeffDuval
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

An Excellent Indian restaurant. I was in a wheelchair and there is a small step at the entrance door but gained access without any difficulty even though help was offered. Very pleasing to the the eye when you enter, very clean lines & decor spotless....More

Thank barbmaddock
Reviewed 17 July 2018

A first-time visit to this Indian Restaurant in my hometown of Christchurch. A special night celebrating with my partner. As soon as you walk in the staff were pleasant and greeted you with a smile. The atmosphere and straight away was very welcoming and the...More

Thank BournemouthSurfer
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Came here with a group of friends for a curry and it was excellent. To be honest I’ve not been here for a couple of years as the last one I had from here was not that great. One of my friends said we have...More

3  Thank Richardkatie
Reviewed 24 June 2018

If you are staying in Christchurch and like Indian food you must visit here! Good food, staff and ambiance. Very busy restaurant so book in advance. Very cosy place and got talking to another couple dining next to us near the end of our meal...More

2  Thank hansa06
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

You really must order the Masala Bay special if you plan to eat in the Christchurch, Masala Bay, Indian restaurant! It is by far the best choice you will make with the amazing flavour, spicy hot (but not too hot) taste with equally good service....More

Thank Stevehawes2018
Reviewed 22 May 2018

We had a meal on a Saturday night and it was busy but not cramped. The staff were very attentive and helped guide us through their specials. The food was really good too, their Masala special was very nice but a little to spicy for...More

1  Thank cb512016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridge Street, Christchurch, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 486120
  • E-mail
Indian Restaurant in Christchurch, Dorset not far from Civic Offices
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