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) #21 of 93 Restaurants in Herne Bay $$ - $$$ Indian, , Asian
The Bandstand, Central Parade, Herne Bay CT6 5JJ, England
+44 1227 368888
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“curry” (24 reviews)
“rice” (15 reviews)
“naans” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Bangladeshi, Asian, Balti
$$ - $$$
The Bandstand, Central Parade, Herne Bay CT6 5JJ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was an anniversary treat and proved to be a hit. The menu was extensive with plenty of variety and choice for me, who doesn't eat India very often. The service was good. I will certainly return.

Thank Betty B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our first visit to this restaurant to celebrate with Steve.We all enjoyed everything we chose and there was plenty.Although it was a really hot day we kept cool and we're offered another table to make sure we were comfortable. We will certainly return.

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we visit my family in Herne Bay, we love a get together curry. We always go to Shad. Although we always have to wait for at least an hour before any food shows up, the very friendly staff have always been very attentive and...More

Thank CHP1536
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've eaten here on many occasions and never been disappointed. Food is excellent quality and generous portion sizes. Would thoroughly recommend.

Thank foodies503907
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We decided on a whim to go for dinner, could not get into our usual place so decided to go here, was a bit wary after hearing others opinions but I have to say the staff were great, really nice menu and although the standard...More

Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Ate here on Thursday evening with family. Lovely decor and views out to sea. The food was delicious- big portions and presented in an appetising manner. Staff were very accommodating and polite- an enjoyable evening

Thank 135alison
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We went there with a dining group so there were around 20 of us but we were sat at tables of 4 rather than a large group. Some of the diners had not realised that it was a buffet and were a bit disappointed that...More

Thank HerneBayCharley
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Popped in on the off chance on a Friday evening and it was pretty busy, which is usually a good sign. Service was warm and friendly, reasonable selection of drinks and a good variety of food on the menu. The dips that came with the...More

Thank mgwhu
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We are regulars at this restaurant because the food is always excellent and the service comes with a smile. We were there last night and I stupidly dropped my purse on the floor. I didn't realise until this morning when I went into a panic...More

Thank Triona P
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Awful customer service and very aggressive staff members. Was an awful experience for our whole party we left after having a drink and poppadoms . Clearly this restaurant does not appreciate local custom

Thank Kerryt1234
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
bernard p
evening re sunday do you do a buffet what price how many dishes thanks bernie
28 January 2016|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from jimaharding | Reviewed this property |
It's not a help urself buffet But a special price
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Bangladeshi, Asian, Balti
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Bandstand, Central Parade, Herne Bay CT6 5JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Herne Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 368888
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