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Eastern Express

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Alton Towers | Staffordshire, Alton ST10 4BZ, England
+44 1538 750831
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London, England, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Had a lamb doner baguette with fried onions, was a nice quick option and reasonably cheap compared to other options on the park.

Thank Jon M
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115 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Great food at a very busy theme park... No idea why people are complaining about having to wait to sit as on a busy weekend if you don't get a seat then that's life as its not a seated restaurant... Ate here the two days we visited over scarefest and the kebabs were amazing. Had chicken tikka and mixed kebabs... More 

Thank Megron
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Had my family with me but there was far too few tables and chairs at this restaurant, there were people having to stand over each other waiting for them to finish eating so they could get a table. To be fair the food did taste good and some things were reasonably priced but others were expensive such as a portion... More 

Thank Mumtaz01
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62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We come to alton towers at least once a year and this is our favourite stop off ..loads of curry choices (dairy free) with rice and salad for myself and hubby supplied with naan bread, and chips and sausages for the children...one of many choices...the staff are always efficient, the place is always clean and the food always delivered to... More 

1 Thank Claire B
Luton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Good food, costs around 8.50 for drink wrap and chips which isn't too bad considering the location. Halal food was an added bonus

1 Thank BeardedTraveller123
Chesterfield, England, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Very average food and high prices. Don't get a discount with annual passes either so disappointed with that.

Thank Andy B
Reading, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Every time we visit Alton Towers we eat at the Eastern Express I love the lamb curry the lamb is always tender and full of flavour. My children love the chicken tikka with rice and Nan my youngest also enjoys the chicken nuggets with chips the staff are always friendly and welcoming. They also provide chicken tikka raps mixed and... More 

Thank bamadman
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

After wandering the park for quite some time trying to decide what to eat, we made a decision and settled on Eastern Express. We were served almost immediately by three members of staff, all of whom didn't seem overly interested and had to repeatedly ask us to remind them of our order. I then jumped out of my skin as... More 

Thank Ben F
Derby, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We visit Alton Towers quite alot and 9 times out of 10 we always visit the Eastern Express and have a Main Meal 3 (Chicken Tikka) this is the best chicken tikka I've ever had & Nann breads are made with your order. Would really recommend to anyone I know.

Thank Laura S
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130 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We come here every time we go to Alton - great food cooked fresh and happy service. The chicken kebabs are brill just a shame you can't get Annual pass discount in here!

Thank CallmeStevie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Fast food, Asian, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alton Towers | Staffordshire, Alton ST10 4BZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Alton
  • Phone Number: +44 1538 750831

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?