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“Always have a great curry here when we visit Baldock! ”
Review of Dine Bangla

Dine Bangla
Ranked #2 of 36 Restaurants in Baldock
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$ 13 - US$ 45
Cuisines: Indian
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Dining options: After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Description: DIne Bangla is a contemporary Indian Restaurant located in the market town of Baldock in Hertfordshire. We offer contemporary and traditional Indian and Bangladeshi cuisine served within a modern relaxed environment. There is ample FREE parking located right outside and Baldock has excellent public transport links being served by a main-line railway station only 5 minutes walk away with trains from London and Cambridge.
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Always reliable for a good tasty curry! I had a tasty King Prawn Dhansak which had a kick! Good service and friendly atmosphere - lovely cal curry house feel

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We dined this evening at Dine Bangla. The food was very good. The staff were friendly.

The music was a little loud and we asked them to turn it down, which they did.

The poppodoms came with a selection of chutneys and a plate of sliced tomatoes and onions. All delicious.

My main course of lamb passanda, bindi bhagee and pilau rice was very good.

A good choice if you are looking for a good curry and friendly staff at a reasonable price

Thank Alison M
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

First of all I have to say we didn't eat here. Tried but ultimately failed. We ordered drinks and pappadums before receiving menus. And was then amazed to find, in small notes on the menu, a minimum charge of £19.95per person. A mistake, surely? Apparently not so we exited and went elsewhere.

We have no issues with minimum charges. Indeed, the Lancer around the corner gave us a very nice meal, and ha a £8.00 minimum charge. Fair enough. But when the minimum is more than the price of a meal, something is very wrong.

Our meal last night at the Lancer was £29.60 - drinks, snacks and a very nice main meal. Babysitters meant we didn't have time for a long meal. At Dine Bangla, this would have been £39.90 and, if I hadn't read the small notes at the back of the menu, we would have received this bill not knowing about thie wholly excessive charge. Not a welcome surprise.

I have no problem with restaurants protecting themselves but I object when this becomes a rip-off. Dine Bangla falls into the latter category and the management need to look again at this unfortunate decision.

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2  Thank Ian C
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DineBanglaBaldock, Owner at Dine Bangla, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

As is common practice with most restaurants we have a (discretionary) minimum charge. It isn't something that we have ever enforced. We will take your comments on board and I do hope that this doesn't put you off dining with us in the future.

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Good food, and one of the best cooked lamb curries I've had for a while.

Very busy (booking a must) on a Friday night but still fairly good service.

Would visit again :)

Thank Adam L
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Simply the best. Miles ahead of all the other local indians. Never had a bad meal there in the 10 plus years I've been going and never had a better indian elsewhere. You can order anything from the menu and you will not be disappointed. It is truly WONDERFUL yeeeeeeaaaaas!!!!

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