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Bexhill Shiplu Tandoori

109 London Road | Bexhill-on-sea, Bexhill-on-Sea TN39 3LB, England
+44 1424 219159
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good19%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (29 reviews)
“dhansak” (4 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
109 London Road | Bexhill-on-sea, Bexhill-on-Sea TN39 3LB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time we visit Sussex we MUST have a Shiplu visit, would be a sin not to . The food and service is always good. Always eat too much , but it is so hard to know what to choose, so we do tend to...More

Thank Frank J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really beautiful interior, and plenty of space so don’t usually need to book. Great variety and food is always hot and delicious, great for friends. Also, the takeaway from here is just as good, and always arrives before you expect it, never had a late...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its become a bit of an institution in Bexhill. You either love it or hate it. Ive been a customer for many many years and always return despite the sometimes hit and miss standards. It's a generally reliable takeaway but you really are best to...More

Thank 7409ben
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another great experience at the Shiplu slick services great food even with some special dietary requirements nothing was a problem. Will keep coming back

Thank JayWootten
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been regularly getting takeaways from Shiplu since 2002 and used to consider it one of the best curry shops that I'd been to. Sadly of late it has really gone downhill, and the last takeaway (25/3/18) was bang average, despite my order being one...More

Thank richm_260318
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Not been into the Shiplu in years.. Although have had numerous takeaways.. (ordered directly through them). I tried something completely different, got them to "hot" it up. Amazing, throughly enjoyed it. 😃. Thank you.

Thank Katogirly
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Always a great 👍 welcome Lovely staff , parking is a bit of a challenge but the food is fantastic, they will always go the extra mile . Just ask and they will try and please , if in Bexhill you must come to this...More

Thank Cliff W
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Ordered a takeaway through ‘just eat’ and selected a 8.25 delivery slot, a confirmation email said my order would be delivered at 8.40. Just after 8pm I received a phone call to say the driver was outside! I think it is important that you do...More

Thank Bexhillred
BexhillShiplu, Public Relations Manager at Bexhill Shiplu Tandoori, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for your review, our delivery slots are anticipated times and as you can imagine involve a lot of variables such as location, number of orders at a particular time. The confirmation time is automated by Just Eat however we endeavour to deliver all...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018

I've eaten at the Shiplu for a while and the food is good, better some times compared to others. I ordered food for delivery (in the past deliveries have taken a long time) but this one came on time but a dish from our order...More

Thank beth22365
BexhillShiplu, Public Relations Manager at Bexhill Shiplu Tandoori, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Thank you for your review, we have to strongly dispute your claims as there was no such order taken or conversation held. We are aways happy to accept when our food or service has not met our customers dining expectation. We are equally happy to...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Went here for a family dinner for a birthday. Food and service was ok but didn’t really offer anything memorable to take away. I remember the waiter kept trying to place more and more food on the table but hadn’t actually cleared the table of...More

1  Thank Roadietoady
BexhillShiplu, Public Relations Manager at Bexhill Shiplu Tandoori, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent meal at Shiplu. Your comments are appreciated.

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24 December 2014|
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Response from MrGPL | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry but we have been using shiplu for over 20 years now, we had the worst meal ever on this occasion AND on a previous visit with friends as well, [ had to complain to the sloppy english staff ,very embarrassing... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$28
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 London Road | Bexhill-on-sea, Bexhill-on-Sea TN39 3LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Bexhill-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 219159
  • E-mail
“We welcome customers to the best Indian Restaurant around. Our beautiful restaurant, attentive service and genuine hospitality is the ideal plae for a memorable night out. We guarantee you will want to come again and again and again. Every time you do, we will assure you of the same warm welcome, great food and wonderful atmosphere.”Eat in and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere, along with our spectacular, mouth watering dishes, as the staff and surroundings take you through the mystical journey of India. Our 150 seat restaurant also provides a 20 seat waiting area where customers can enjoy a pre-dinner drink. The restaurant is equipped to welcome disabled customers. Our Authentic Indian Cuisine is targeted to the curry lovers and the first timers. Once you’ve tried a curry at the Shiplu, you’ll be a convert and regular customer. For parties of 10 or more, we recommend booking in advance to avoid disappointment or waiting.
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