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East London Indian Chef of the year 2018 at the Asian Restaurant and Takeaway Awards. Winner of the Best Curry House in the UK 2015 by Cobra Good Curry Guide. Sheba is one of the oldest and best loved Indian restaurants in London, Brick Lane. Opened in 1974 Sheba is famous for its traditional Indo-Bengali and modern cooking styles. All ingredients are fresh and carefully sourced from local grocers. With its array of meat, fish and vegetarian dishes Sheba caters for all diners. There is a fully licensed bar serving great wine and beers or why not try one of our cold Lassi's. For real taste of sub continent visit Sheba!
PRICE RANGE
US$17 - US$41
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, BYOB
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited for a business trip, a fantastic service, great price and amazing food, I highly recommended. Would visit again!!

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sheba is a good place to eat and enjoy excellent Indian cuisine. I first visited here in July and it was so good I returned this weekend on September 11th for another fantastic meal. The staff are brilliant with and look after you very well....Thanks to Jimmie who enticed us in whilst walking along brick lane when we were wondering where to eat on a wet July evening. He said the food and service would be good and he wasn’t wrong. It’s absolutely superb, when I tasted the lime pickle at the start I knew I was in for a treat! I’m looking forward to seeing everyone again soon at Sheba for another enjoyable meal & visit. Many thanks to everyone for looking after us so well. Best wishes Rufus. 🙂👍More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Genuinely the best curry I've had in a long time. The food, vibe and service was ace. The team catered for a large group and everything was perfect. Good curry and good people. Will be back very soon thanks team. Thanks for making the birthday...so special.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Group of 12 for a birthday, great table, so welcoming and looked after us really well. Food was top notch, and the team went above and beyond to make sure it was a great birthday.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 3 August 2021

It's a long time since I have visited Brick Lane and the many Asian restaurants on offer. We were in London recently and decided we would visit again. The host of Sheba was so welcoming and so in tune with the sort of meal we...wanted. The menu was very extensive containing a very large number of dishes I've never heard of before. There were four of us. We didn't leave a single grain of rice - it was all simply superb. I will most certainly be back. I strongly recommend it.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 1 August 2021

Great customer service and the food was lovely. The vegetable curry was the highlight for me, would definitely go back for that!

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 31 July 2021

Came here as a group of 7. Curry’s were amazing the lamb saag was a highlight. Tried the Bollywood blast, which was spicy but very very tasty. Coffee had cream with it which we particularly enjoyed. The waiter was knowledgeable and friendly. Fantastic start to...the weekend. Would definitely come again. 10/10 would recommend.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 31 July 2021 via mobile

The best customer experience. You won’t get better on brick lane! Really nice atmosphere and a nice place to spend an evening. Good food, affordable drinks, great price.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 30 July 2021 via mobile

Had a wonderful time with my family had good food and good service. I had lamb shanks my wife had king prawn tawa The place was buzzing with a good vibe and the atmosphere was wonderful the service was so good I will definitely go...back again to sheba and recommend to all Mt friends and family.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 25 July 2021

Came in here on the off chance whilst walking down brick lane for a friends birthday. Really nice food, reasonable prices, good service and gave my friend a complimentary drink as it was her birthday. Will be back.

Date of visit: July 2021
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Sorry but you have to buy from the bar but prices are reasonable we did a groupon deal and it was good
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Yes, Sheba offers takeaway services.

Sheba is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 3