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534 Durham Road | Lowfell, Gateshead NE9 6HU, England
+44 191 482 2727
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (6 reviews)
“onion bahji” (2 reviews)
“chicken tikka” (4 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
534 Durham Road | Lowfell, Gateshead NE9 6HU, England
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We often eat at this restaurant and buy take out meals even more often. The food is always of the highest standard and they us only chicken breast in the dishes. There is a wide range of dishes to choose from and the baked breads...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I'm going to agree with other reviewers - the name of this place is NOT Monsoon, but apparently, if you search TripAdvisor for Monsun, you get zip. We have friends who live down the hill from Monsun, we originate from North Carolina USA. This is,...More

Thank johndc274
Reviewed 25 June 2017

have heard many good reports and at last got round to trying. Meal was ok , not that tasty , nan was doughy . Drink was flat , service slow , no hot towels . Then we found what looked like a piece of wood...More

Thank EEW50
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We decided to visit the Monsoon, on the spur of the moment. The tables were set out to a high standard, and the surrounds were clean. The standard of service was of high class too. Our meals were served professionally, and very tasty too. As...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Visited Monsoon on Saturday evening. My sister in law and her husband were on a visit from Northampton. Its a busy little High Street Gem that also does take away food. The phone is constantly ringing in orders. I started with the chicken Tikka, they...More

Thank Sewfast308
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We normally go 2/3 times a month have never had a poor meal yet bit now we will have grandkids sat nite so in future takeaway.Just had are first takeaway good still top for the money paid.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This curry house is local and the currys are a good standard washed down with kinfisher makes for a good night. There are better curry houses but this place is well priced and always enjoy it.

Thank davebbbbb
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I visited the restaurant whilst on a business trip. The service was good and the food was excellent.

Thank NorvicMan
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

It's a few years since I last visited the Monsun which was always a favourite of mine. Staff are attentive and there is a warm ambience. The food didn't disappoint although I think there must be a change of chef since the last time I...More

Thank U7405IRyvonnes
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Really disappointed, ordered a takeaway and when I opened it there was an elastic band in the food! So gross and totally put off entire order and complete waste of £20. Contacted the restaurant and told them what had happened and was completely ignored. Will...More

Thank Louise J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 534 Durham Road | Lowfell, Gateshead NE9 6HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Gateshead
  • Phone Number: +44 191 482 2727
A haven for meat and vegetarian dishes, the Monsun brings the best of authentic Indian cuisine to Lowfell, Gateshead.
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