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The Bombay Cottage

52 Scotgate, Stamford PE9 2YQ, England
+44 1780 480138
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (28 reviews)
“poppadoms” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 Scotgate, Stamford PE9 2YQ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went with four couples and everyone of us really enjoyed our meals. The staff were very welcoming and friendly. We wil definitely visit again if we’re in de vicinity.

1  Thank Ed V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Firm favourite in Stamford. The BEST Chicken Tikka Masala I've had, keep thinking I'll try something else but keep going back to it! Recommend booking, especially Saturday nights or you'll be ordering as take away.

Thank JulietLoiselle
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Always greeted so warmly here and nothing is too much trouble for the staff. I have my favourite curries but try to be a little more adventurous as the selection is wide and varied. The decor is interesting and the chairs very comfortable. Car park...More

Thank lincolnshirelass
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We had heard the Bombay Cottage was celebrating 25years with a special offer throughout October - Free starters and prosecco . This was automatically offered to us despite it being advertised on the radio - after asking they did say oh have you see the...More

1  Thank Ruth J
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I decided on the spur of the moment to treat my children to a meal out on a Wednesday night after a busy day. We had the most wonderful evening, fresh poppadoms, delicious dips, I had the tandoori prawns, they came on a sizzling skillet...More

1  Thank AKSmith
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Staying overnight in Stamford, we decided to find a curry house and stumbled across the Bombay Cottage. The staff were extremely attentive and helpful, the decor was homely and set a great mood and the food was wonderful. We both had biryanis, one lamb and...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Sadly I didn't have a very good experience at this restaurant, though I put it down to them being overly busy on this evening, as I've heard they're usually very good. We had a table booked at 8.30pm. We weren't seated until 9.00pm (the staff...More

1  Thank LorH2010
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Needed to find a decent place to eat on the way from Yorkshire to London. Bombay Cottage was highly rated on Tripadvisor so reserved a table. We made better time than expected, so called to warn them that we would be early. When we arrived...More

Thank Noel S
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Excellent food, attentive, welcoming staffing and a great house wine. Would recommend above all other Indian restaurants in Stamford, we’ve been coming here for 16 years!

Thank Gayle P
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Service brilliant could not do enough for us and food was fantastic, best curry house I’ve been too!

Thank Lisa H
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Steven W
28 July 2018|
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Response from 01Clive | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I’ve never seen a dog in Bombay Cottage. I would ring them. Thanks, C
Jon S
12 August 2016|
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Response from sidney62 | Reviewed this property |
only been once and was not happy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Scotgate, Stamford PE9 2YQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +44 1780 480138
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