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Bangladeshi, Indian, Asian, Balti
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely disgusting... ordered a takeaway as we drove to town as we live 11 miles away once we go it and got home. The korma water chicken in water and a bland paste .. tikka masala was the most disgusting one I’ve ever tasted.. called...to complain and give them my feedback and I was told what do you want me to do about it .. I can’t do nothing.,,, great apology,, I will be telling all my friends and family how disgusting your food and your service is absolutely rubbish.. it has caused such an awful atmosphere in my house as it was my choice of where to go.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here last night . As visitors we chose it after reading reviews. We were not disappointed. Beautiful restaurant and amazing loos. Our mixed starter was delicious and ample for sharing. I had chicken tikka pathia and my husband had lamb jalfriezi. Wow ,...it was great . Good portions. The guy serving us was so polite and friendly, nothing too much bother. If you’re in Darlington then give this restaurant a visit, we’ll definitely go back . Well done to all the team there.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 6 March 2021

Delicious food, great price and good portion size. Last night we ordered chicken dansak, pilau, onion bhaji and an express meal of hakatori Donner and chips last night. There's enough left for us to finish off tonight.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 13 August 2020

This was our first visit to the Star of Bengal and it won't be our last. Despite being very busy, the service was first class. There's plenty of choice on the menu and the quality of the food was excellent. The staff were lovely and...the restaurant had a nice atmosphere. Well worth a visit for anyone looking for a very good Indian Restaurant.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 5 July 2020

Absolutely spot on service, food is always beautiful and recently ordered something different which we were nervous about but no need, was absolutely delicious Throughout covid this resteraunt has followed all safety guidelines and made exceptional effort to provide a safe food delivery to customers

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 10 June 2020

Had a really excellent meal with the family. Everything was perfect. Staff were great and friendly and couldn’t complaint at all.

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 11 April 2020

We have just had the 2 for £24 meal for two as a takeaway. Ready bang on time for collection, still warm when got home, but put mains and naan in the oven to keep them that way while we had our poppadoms, dips and...fabulous tasty starter. Omg, the mains of mushroom pilau, bombay potato, lamb bhuna, chicken tikka, and naan, so delicious and very generous too. We will be having more food from here.More

Date of visit: April 2020
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Reviewed 1 January 2020

I have been using the Star or Bengal since it first opened on Gladstone street some 18/19 years ago and the service and food has always been excellent ! Had a meal couple of weeks ago and was top notch !! Keep up the good...work fellas !!More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 22 December 2019

Visited last week with a friend who had just had surgery, asked for a bottle of wine and 2 starters, they voiced they didn’t normally just serve starters but we got them and it was really nice. Visited last night (sat) with my husband, went...in at 10pm, bearing in mind it’s the Saturday before Xmas, lots of parties out, restaurant wasn’t over busy and we were told we would have to order straight away, he came with the menus and stood and waited while we ordered! Felt very rushed and uncomfortable! If they are going to close at 10pm they should advertise that! Sorry but twice in one week poor service, won’t be going back!!!!More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 22 November 2019 via mobile

Just fancied an Indian after a few nights away in Edinburgh. Quick Google and this restaurant came up. Food was lovely. Melt in the mouth chicken. Excellent quality of foods and came at a nice level of heat that we asked for. Returning in 2...weeks for a birthday celebration.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Frequently Asked Questions about Star Of Bengal (Duke Street)

Yes, Star Of Bengal (Duke Street) offers takeaway services.

Yes, Star Of Bengal (Duke Street) offers delivery services.

Star Of Bengal (Duke Street) is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5