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181 Whitley Road, Whitley Bay NE26 2DN, England
011 44 191 252 5050
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
181 Whitley Road, Whitley Bay NE26 2DN, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had great fun with good food too. Thank god the chicken meat was *real* and not reconstituted- what a bonus!

Thank Kimbrini
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably one of my favourite places to go and have a Indian meal.. Very friendly.. Great service and lovely meals.. I very much recommend.. Keep up the good work :)

Thank Claire N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So near to my home, I can see the restaurant from my garden looking up the street. I especially like the fish dishes. In many south Asian restaurant the only fish on offer is prawns. Strange considering so much freshwater fish is farmed there paricularly...More

Thank Kurmis2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My favourite Indian restaurant, food delicious, service fantastic and personal, decore is fab and the atmosphere is buzzing...I think everyone in Whitley Bays favourite Indian and especially nice for a celebration...best to book in advance as it is very popular

Thank triciacoates
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely birthday treat for son, nice touch to have table decorations and birthday balloon. Sat in nice cosy booth for 4, professional service and very tasty meal. Resturaunt has vibrant feel and enjoyable atmosphere. My first visit but wont be my last, thoroughably excellent visit.

Thank Yaslik_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived 5 minutes before our 8pm booking to find other customers already queuing out into the street. The bar and lobby area were already full of waiting customers. At this point We were tempted to abandon our reservation and seek food and drink elsewhere....More

Thank Mine5apint
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic!!! Could not fault food, service or atmosphere. Very busy but plenty of staff to see to customers. Nice little birthday touches making it special. Super value . Would definitely suggest booking. Look forward to next visit, soon.

Thank 186478Marilyn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Weekend family meal with the place still full of Valentines decorations. Food and staff as good as ever with all meals superb. Always picking this place when we want a lovely Indian. Big menu but stil will make other dishes if you want.

Thank sleep007
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Second time there in a few years on a visit to family. Best Indian food I've had in years yet again proving the first time wasn't a fluke. Great atmosphere, friendly staff and good value too! Can't wait to get back to Whitley Bay to...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

I've been here with a variety of people over the last 3 years. Every single time the food has been second to none and everyone in the party has thoroughly enjoyed the good and overall experience. The restaurant is clean and modern. The waiters are...More

Thank Hilarybrewer
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20 February 2018|
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Response from Tom C | Reviewed this property |
Tiger and various other bottled beers. Can’t remember exact prices but certainly reasonable
Stephen T
11 October 2016|
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Response from cattdvd | Reviewed this property |
As above, definitely book and why not ask if a buffet service is available for that number? A deposit is likely and I would also suggest the upper floor. Excellent! DC.
Anna R
5 September 2015|
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Response from Claire E | Reviewed this property |
No but it does do takeaway
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Whitley Road, Whitley Bay NE26 2DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Whitley Bay
  • Phone Number: 011 44 191 252 5050
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Award-winning, authentic Indian cuisine
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