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(The Real Curry Restaurant Guide)

ORIENTAL
(The Oriental Restaurant Guide)

OTHER ETHNIC
(Mood Food Restaurant Guide)

ITALIAN
(The Italian Restaurant Guide)

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Restaurant

Address

Town

Telephone

Year Opened/Seats

Comments

ASIAN

(Indian, Bangladeshi, Nepalese, Pakistani, Sri Lankan

Zarin
(click to link to website)

31 Bank Street
BIBA Top 100 2007

Ashford

01233 620511

80

-/was Curry Garden

Silka Country Club

Canterbury Road

Ashford TN27 0EY

01233 713883

 

-/recommended by Robert & Olena McGee

Tandoori Nights

9 Torrington Road

Ashford

01233 636681

 32

-1988/recommended by Ashford Town FC

Jhas Tandoori

158 Mayplace Road East

Barnehurst

01322 555036

 

1989

Omar Khayyam

300 Erith Road

Barnehurst

01322 340643

 

-/recommended by Cray Wanderers FC

Chom Chom
(click to link to website)

8-12 Bromley Road

Beckenham

020 8650 5072

 

/Indian/Chinese/Thai/European buffet

Eden Spice

406 Upper Elmers End Rd

Beckenham

020 8658 6862

 

-/ was Rose of India pre 1997

Indian Rasoi

120 Croydon Road

Beckenham

020 8658 4888

 

-/run by Manju Choudhury's daughter Nazia

Spice Society

139 Croydon Road

Beckenham

020 8650 1998

 

-/2000

Taste of India

2 Goodwood Parade, Elmers End Green

Beckenham

020 8663 1544

 

-/recommended by Beckenham FC

The Viceroy

49 Beckenham Road

Beckenham

020 8650 3445

 

-

Belvedere Tandoori

6b Nuxley Road

Belvedere

 

 

-/excellent food, very popular

Spicemaster

45-47 Nuxley Road

Upper Belvedere

01322 445765

 

-/2004

Royal Spice
(click to link to website)

Ashford Road

Bethersden

01233 820280

 

-

Ruchi

58 Steynton Avenue, Albany Park

Bexley

020 8300 0200

 140

1986

Kushboo

5-7 Headcorn Road

Biddenden

01580 291485

 

-/was Maharaja

Bengal Butler

226 Main Road

Biggin Hill

01959 570150

 

-/was Mehbuba - smart & comfortable with car park - part of top class group

The Raj

187 Main Street

Biggin Hill

01959 72459

70

-

Blackfen Tandoori

22 Wellington Road

Blackfen

020 8301 5760

 

1983

Cafe East

1-3 Masons Hill

Bromley

020 8460 5452

90

1997

Cinnamon Culture

46 Plaistow Lane, Sundridge Park

Bromley

020 8289 0322

2011/very smart -Michelin recommended

Homesdale Tandoori

28 Homesdale Road

Bromley

020 8290 0671

 60

-1986

Kosturi
(click to link to website)

18 Station Approach

Bromley

020 8462 8594

82

-

New India

24 East Street

Bromley

020 8460 9793

 

1965/recommended by Sporting Club FC c/o Red Lion, Bromley

Royal Charminar

123-125 Masons Hill

Bromley

020 8290 4447

 

-/large, smart and popular

Shampan 2
(click to link to website)

38 Chatterton Road

Bromley

020 8460 7169

130

-/opened November 2002 replacing Shampan 1 at number 85 for 14 years

Tamasha
Best in Britain 2005 - BIBA Top 100 2006, 2007

131 Widmore Hall Road

Bromley

020 8460 3240

120

1993/regular award winner. Colonial theme, very smart, excellent food

The Ruby

Chatterton Road, Bromley Common

Bromley

 

 

-/recommended by Met Police (Hayes) RFC

The Suruchi

46 Bromley Road, Downham

Bromley

020 8698 8626

60

1979/recommended by Bromley FC

Zanzibar Tandoori

239 High Street

Bromley

020 8460 7130

 

1971/popular & welcoming

Ambrette

14-15 Beer Cart Lane

Canterbury

01227 200777

 

-/new branch from Dev Biswal

Cafe Naz

36 Northgate

Canterbury

01227 765300

 

1984/recommended Canterbury City FC/was Gandhi Tandoori

Chom Chom

10-11 Burgate Lane

Canterbury

01227 450200

 

/Indian/Chinese/Thai/European

Kashmir

20 Palace Street

Canterbury

01227 462050

 

-/recommended by Canterbury RFC

Zara

Island Road, Sturry, Westbere

Canterbury CT2 0EZ

01227 711774

 

-/2006 - was The Westbere Butts Hotel

Spices of Bengal

Charing Hill

Charing

01233 712286

 

-/was Pardeshi

Ace of Spice

Watling Street

Chatham

01634 578400

1997(40)

-

Coco Diner

330 High Street

Chatham

01634 842489

2008

-

Lady Chutney's

74 High Street

Chatham

01634 400450

 

-/Punjabi food

Bengal Lancer

15 Royal Parade

Chislehurst

020 8467 7088

 

-/Chef Ram Das - part of top class group

British Raj

68 High Street

Crayford

01322 553444

 

-/ recommended by Mark Crouch for food & friendly staff

Crayford Tandoori

4 Empire Buildings, Waterside

Crayford

01322 524539

 

-/recommended by Sarah Castleton

Ghandi Spice

108 London Road

Crayford

01322 559191

 40

-1997

Sher-e-Bangla

20 Station Road

Crayford

01322 522905

 

-/good food prices and service

Jafflong

58 Spital Street

Dartford

01322 293858

 

-/recommended by Slade Green FC

The British Raj

227 London Rd, Horns Cross

Dartford

01322 385812

 

1988/good quality restaurant, extensive menu

Green Spice

Green Street Green Road, Darenth

Dartford

01474 708885

 146

-1996 - Samsul Islam

Light of India

Burlington House Complex, Townwall Street

Dover

01304 210666

120

-/award winner. Good standard of cuisine & service

Royal Gurkha

419 Bromley Road

Downham

020 8461 4819

 48

1989/was Shanti

Redford Tandoori

14 Hale Street

East Peckham

01622 871346

 100

-

Spice Cottage
(click to link to website)

2 Bullen Lane, Addlestead Road

East Peckham

01622 871282

90

-

Quality Tandoori

102 High Street

Edenbridge

01732 865043

 

1981/recommended Edenbridge RFC

The Indian Experience

190 Bexley Road

Erith

01322 333909

 

-/recommended by Erith RFC

The Palace of India

High Street

Farningham

01322 863966

 

-/recommended by Darenth Valley RFC

The Raj

106 West Street

Faversham

01795 590037

 

-/

Spice Lounge

76 Preston Street

Faversham

01795 533322

2007

-/owner Rokib Ali

Curry Garden

54 Tontine Street

Folkestone

01303 254052

 

-/recommended by Folkestone RFC

Gurkha Palace

97 Enbrook Valley

Folkestone CT20 3NE

01303 257700

 (60)

-/Nepalese

The India

1 Old High Street

Folkestone

01303 259155

 

1985/award winner - Ali Ashraf

Spice Court

56-58 Balmoral Road

Gillingham

01634 570555

 

-/previously Tiffin

Light of Bengal

32 Windmill Street

Gravesend

01474 351415

 

-/was Akash

Curry Mecca

200 Carrock Street

Gravesend

01474 568062

 

1971

Punjab Karahi

4-5 Milton Road

Gravesend

01474 322222

 

-/was Spice Indian

The Gandhi

266 West Street

Gravesend

01474 535757

60

-

The Bombay

76 High Street

Green Street Green

01689 862906

 

1986/award winner - very popular

Calcutta Club
(click to link to website)

London Road, Top of Pollhill
BIBA Top 100 2007

Halstead

01959 534688

180

2000/ was Bengal Mangrove

Khan's Tandoori

8 William Street

Herne Bay

01227 741442

 

-

Kennington Tandoori

158 Faversham Road

Kennington

01233 650350

 38

-

Longfield Tandoori

77 Station Road

Longfield

01474 705735

 

1992/recommended by Corinthian FC - previously Mahatmacote

Blue Elephant

98 King Street

Maidstone

01622 756094

 

1965

Mugal Dynasty

14 London Road

Maidstone

01622 763360

 

-/recommended by Maidstone FC

Tandoor Mahal

Medway Street

Maidstone

01622 762459

 

-/recommended by Aylesford RFC

Bengal Diner

98 High Street

Maidstone

01622 56094

 2003

-/was The Curry Inn 1965

The Shamrat Brasserie

36 Upper Store Street

Maidstone

01622 764961

 

1989

Spice Lounge
(click to link to website)

118 Heath Road, Coxheath

Maidstone

01622 747622

 76

-

Marden Tandoori
(click to link to website)

Rutland House, Albion Road

Marden

01622 832184

 

1984 - host Abrus Ali

The Ambrette
(click to link to website)

44 King Street

Margate CT9

01843 231504

 

-/smart restaurant from chef Dev Biswal

Ali Raj

65 Canterbury Road

Margate

01843 297151

40

-

Simla Brasserie

370 Northdown Road, Cliftonville

Margate

01843 221089

 

-1994

A La Carte Spice

Gravesend Road, Fairseat

Meopham

01732 822599 

 100

2000/host B.Khan

Meopham Tandoori

2 The Parade, Wrotham Rd

Meopham

01474 812200

 

1985/recommended by Vigo RFC

Raj of India

4 Crescent Way, Green St Green

Orpington

01689 852170

70

-1987/member of group

Saffron

41 Windsor Drive, Chelsfield

Orpington

01689 860111

 

1998

Spice Mela

318 High Street,

Orpington

 

 

2001

Simla

2 Church Road

Paddock Wood

01892 834515

90

-

Curry House

24 Station Square

Petts Wood

01689 820671

42

1971

Indian Essence

176-178 Petts Wood Road

Petts Wood

01689 878700

 

2012/Atul Kocchar

Sylhet Curry

196 Petts Wood Road

Petts Wood

01689 821057

 

-

Ramsgate Tandoori

17 Harbour Street

Ramsgate

01843 589134

70

-1993

Bengal Brasserie

356 High Street

Rochester

01634 841930

42

-

India Village

11 The Butchery

Sandwich

611991

 

1990/ in old Fire Station

Asia

107 London Road

Sevenoaks

01732 453153

 

-/was Bipasha - recommended by Sevenoaks RUFC

Planet Spice

5 Sevenoaks Road, Borough Green

Sevenoaks

01732 886868

 

-/was Ali Raj

Spice Club

57 High Street

Sevenoaks

01732 456688

 

./recommended

Sweet Lemon

273 Main Road

Sidcup DA14 6QL

020 8709 1111

60

-/part of Indiia EC1 group

The Oval Brasserie

49 The Oval

Sidcup

020 8308 0274

 

1988

Raj of India

2 Bell Road

Sittingbourne

01795 476706

 

-/well recommended

Lily Spice

A249 at Detling Hill

Stockbury

01795 844 628

2006

-/former Little Chef

British Raj

227 London Road

Stone

01322 385412

 

-1990

Castle Tandoori

135 High Street

Strood

01634 711489

48

-/was The Colonial

Shozna

18 High Street

Strood

01634 710701

34

-1978 - Raj Mahal pre 1996/recommended by Sue Godwin

Gurkha Palace

9 High Street

Swanley

01322 666011

80

-

Nishat Indian

3 Station Road

Swanley

01322 662098

48

-

Mouchak
(click to link to website)

11 Grange Road, St Michaels

Tenterden

01580 761313

54

-1998 - highly recommended by Mr J. Bibby - refubished November 2010

Raja of Kent

Biddenden Road, St Michaels

Tenterden

01233 851191

2004

-/owned by RK Raja

Bombay Masala

90 London Road, Southborough

Tunbridge Wells

01892 531056

 

1994

Cafe Zar

61 London Road, South Borough

Tunbridge Wells

01892 527200

 

-

Junahki

63 St Johns Road

Tunbridge Wells

01892 615200

 

-

Muna's

70 High Street

Tunbridge Wells

01892 537113

1996(38)

-

Purbani

27 Vale Road

Tunbridge Wells

01892 535164

 

-/recommended by Tunbridge Wells RFC

Raj Pavilion

See Members

Tunbridge Wells

 

 

 

The Tagore

4 Neville Street, The Pantiles

Tunbridge Wells

01892 615100

85

1997/recommended

Shampan 3

8 Falconwood Parade, The Green

Welling

 

 

-/member of group

Old Calcutta

54 Croydon Rd, Coney Hall

West Wickham

020 8462 9416

 

-/recommended by Old Dunstonians RFC

Kinara at Pitts Cottage

High Street

Westerham
TN16 1RQ

01959 562125

200

/delightful atmosphere in 12th century cottage. Ample car parking/new management 2005

Shampan 4

The Spinning Wheel, Grays Road

Westerham

01959 572622

350

-/part of group 2011 - best newcomer British Curry Awards 2012

Tulsi

20 London Road

Westerham

01959 563397

80

1978 as The Shapla/associated with Tamasha. Good quality food and service - recommended by Oxted RFC

Bombay Tandoori

18 Cuthbert Road

Westgate on Sea

01843 31646

 

-

Regency Tandoori

9 Station Road

Westgate on Sea

01843 831412

 

-

Invicta Tandoori

15 Harbour Street

Whitstable

01227 264700

 

-/was Bengal

Shampa

24 High Street

Whitstable CT5 1BQ

01227 272717

 

-

Shapla

36 Harbour Street

Whitstable

01227 262454

42

-

Shobab Indian

40 Oxford Street

Whitstable

01227 272325

 

-/recommended by Whitstable RFC

Restaurant

Address

Town

Telephone

Cuisine/Comments

ORIENTAL

(Chinese, Thai, Japanese, Malaysian, Vietnamese, etc)

King & I

4 Goodwood Parade, Upper Elmers End Road

Beckenham

020 8663 0993

Thai

Mae Ping

16 High Street

Beckenham

020 8650 7887

Thai

Miso Noodle Bar

132 High Street

Beckenham

020 8658 4498

Japanese

Sampan

66 High Street

Beckenham

020 8650 8827

Chinese

Ming of the Avenue

54 Avenue Road

Bexleyheath

020 8304 7227

Chinese

Peninsular

2 Vicarage Street St Peters

Broadstairs

01843 866302

Chinese

Chan House

48 Palace Road

Bromley

020 8460 5156

Chinese

Mandarin Palace

31 Widmore Road

Bromley

020 8460 5581

Chinese

Miso Noodle Bar

10 East Street

Bromley

020 8460 4678

Japanese

Peking Diner

71 Burnt Ash Lane

Bromley

020 8464 7911

Chinese/ well recommended

Water Margin

4 Sundridge Place, Plaistow Lane

Bromley

020 8460 2709

Chinese

August Moon

49 St Peters Street

Canterbury

01227 786268

Chinese

Chaopraya River

2-3 Dover Street

Canterbury

01227 462876

Thai

Cosmo
(click to link to website)

94-96 High Street

Chatham

01634 830808

Pan Asian

Yeungs

354 High Street

Chatham

01634 842032

Chinese

Hong Kong Garden

101 High Street

Chislehurst

020 8467 6528

Chinese

Orchid House

Above Crayford Arms, High Street

Crayford

01322 550068

Thai

Mandarin

18 Market Street

Dartford

01322 262204

Chinese

Sun-Do

6 Westgate House, Spital Street

Dartford

01322 226549

Chinese

Dwang

4 Tower Hamlets Road

Dover

01304 207778

Thai

Morakot

4 Tower Hamlet Road

Dover

01304 213052

Thai

Moonflower

32 High Street

Dover

01304 212198

Chinese

Sukhothai

33 High Street

Dymchurch

874455

Thai

China Village

4 Market Place

Faversham

01795 591000

Chinese

Hi Tin

27 Tontine Street

Folkestone

01703 56757

Chinese

Oriental Silver River

14 Bouverie Street West

Folkestone

01703 358637

Chinese

A Taste of Siam

10 Manor Road

Gravesend

01474 566969

Thai

China China

16 High Street

Gravesend

01474 328286

Chinese

Sea Pearl Cantonese

19 Harmer Street

Gravesend

01474 352416

Chinese

Dolphin

110 Central Parade

Herne Bay

01227 742115

Chinese

Sawdee

75 Central Parade

Herne Bay

01227 374900

Thai

Crown City

Tonbridge Road, Teston

Maidstone

01622 813984

Chinese

Han Palace

24 Lower Stone Street

Maidstone

01622 693838

Chinese

Mandarin Chef

35-37 Lower Stone Street

Maidstone

01622 55917

Chinese/ 70 covers - Peking & Cantonese food from Chef Ken Lai

Noble House

Newham Court, Bearsted Road

Maidstone

01622 631268

Chinese

Singapura II

73 Brewer Street

Maidstone

01622 686363

Singaporean

King & I

237 Northdown Road, Cliftonville

Margate

01843 292019

Thai

The Dragons Lair

257 Northdown Road, Cliftonville

Margate

01843 296524

Chinese

China Palace

The Parade, Wrotham Road

Meopham

01474 812392

Chinese

Bamboo Garden

33 Minster Road

Minster on Sea

01795 664057

Chinese

Peking Dynasty

6 York Street

Orpington

01689 595095

Chinese

Xi'an

324 High Road

Orpington

01689 871881

Chinese/ good quality Peking & Szechuan food

Taste of Thai

High Street

Rainham

01634 376463

Thai

China Ocean

16 Harbour Street

Ramsgate CT11 8HA

01843 594646

Chinese/Peking Szechuan, Cantonese - Gold Clean Food Award

Noknoi's

4 Westcliffe Arcade

Ramsgate

01843 852750

Thai

Symphony Cafe

37 Harbour Street

Ramsgate CT11 8HA

01843 599899

Chinese/Korean/Japanese/ Winner of Thanet Curry Competition 2003

Singapora

51 High Street

Rochester

01634 842171

Singaporean

Tangs

26 High Street

Rochester

01634 846258

Chinese

Montien

65 London Road

Sevenoaks

01732 455600

Thai

Sun Do

61 High Street

Sevenoaks

01732 453299

Chinese/ good class food

Xian

The Old Courthouse, Roman Square

Sittingbourne

01795 436000

Chinese

Peking Chef

139 High Street

Strood

01634 711270

Chinese

The Old Schol Club

Barrow Green, Lower Road

Teynham

01795 522421

Indonesian

Cosmo

31-37 Grosvenor Road

Tunbridge Wells

01892 616171

Pan Asian

Imperial Dynasty

26 London Road

Tunbridge Wells

01892 513888

Chinese/ smart & well recommended -was Chi & now under new ownership

Furama

38 Mount Ephraim

Tunbridge Wells

01892 522735

Chinese

Gracelands Palace

3 Cumberland Walk

Tunbridge Wells

01892 540754

Chinese/ popular with several branches

Sam Pan

37a Mount Ephraim

Tunbridge Wells

01892 547097

Chinese

Shang

138 Camden Road

Tunbridge Wells

01892 512490

Chinese

Thai & Shanghai

71 Calverley Road

Tunbridge Wells

01892 511370

Thai

Xian

54 High Street

Tunbridge Wells

01892 522930

Chinese/ well recommended

Satay Hut

3 High Street

Welling

020 8303 7083

Malaysian

Thai Dynasty

75 Bellegrove Road

Welling

020 8303 3181

Thai

Chef Peking

111 High Street

West Wickham

020 8777 5859

Chinese

Emperor Inn

39 Croydon Road, Loney Hall

West Wickham

020 8462 8998

Chinese

Chow's

23 Market Square

Westerham

01954 562101

Chinese

Montien

6 London Road

Westerham

01954 565833

Thai/ vegetarian & seafood specialities

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