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Summary

This ever-“quirky”, five-strong local chain has come a long way since its beginnings as a street food van at Glastonbury festival; the original Montpellier HQ still offers a “good buzz”, and “excellent value” Indian cuisine.

£32
Good
Good
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

This “quirky, low-key” chain serves “genuinely interesting” Indian food with “particularly good” veggie dishes (and “they do cheap tiffin takeaways” too); it's a rare subcontinental that “genuinely welcomes young children” with a kids menu, hence the presence of “many trendy mothers”!

£31
Good
Good
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Cheap and wholesome Indian dishes” and a “great selection of vegetarian food” (with “take-aways in re-useable tiffin tins”) define this five-strong chain; this listing is for the Montpelier HQ, but the new Southville branch is “ideal for a meal before you go to the (on-site) Tobacco Factory”.

£31
Good
Average
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

This “Bristol favourite” offers “simple” but “terrifically tasty” tiffin boxes to eat in or take away; the address listed is the “fun” Montpelier HQ – a fourth offshoot has recently opened in Southville’s trendy Tobacco Factory.

£30
Good
Very Good
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Portions,
No
Yes
10 pm
12 York Rd, Bristol, BS6 5QE
Opening hours

mon-fri 5pm – 10pm, sat-sun noon – 10pm
Last orders: 10 pm

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