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Asha Balti House

168 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
+44 191 455 1600
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“balti” (21 reviews)
“naan bread” (7 reviews)
“curries” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
168 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Where do I start? Me and 2 friends visited here on a Sat evening. Walked in and asked to sit in a booth. We were taken through and ordered drinks. The drinks came and the waiter came back over and asked if the seats were...More

Thank Toonarmylad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed another meal at this restaurant with family recently, definitely our favourite Indian restaurant in South Shields.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

In the past I have been a frequent visitor but was slightly disappointed in the quality of the main course

Thank Gavin A
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We often visit the Asha when visiting family and we have never had a bad meal when dining. From the main menu through to the Saturday night specials, the meals are always prepared very well and are tasty. The service has always been 'spot on'...More

Thank Safcboyz
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Had a lovely meal here whilst in south shields.Found the staff to be not very enthusiastic when taking your order.The restaurant was lovely and clean and would definitely eat here again.Cheer up waiting staff!!!😃

Thank Alison W
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Went with friends who were visiting from out of town. Not our choice of restaurant. The food was middle of the road, almost felt like it was on a conveyor belt. The staff were pleasant but the surroundings left you feeling a little underwhelmed.

Thank FussyFlossy1
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Food was reasonably priced and an ample portion. Nicely cooked and served in a timely manner. The house red merlot was nice too. :-) One of our party had steak which was not very nice though it was cheap so moral of the story If...More

Thank Isladeiona
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We are not fans of hot and spicy, so look for the milder options. Recently we have found a number of places where mild does not have to equal bland. We ordered kormas, and while not bad they were bland. However, the deal was not...More

Thank barnum42
Reviewed 18 August 2017

You would be forgiven if you thought you were walking along Brick Lane in London I counted around ten Indian restaurants next to each other. My first time ever eating duck in an Indian restaurant awwww man the flavour in that sauce was awesome!!!!!! A...More

Thank zalkion
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Massive portions, quality ingredients, fab naan bread (though not an option to swap this for a side dish on the set menu, which was a shame), lovely flavours and good service. Prices are reasonable, drinks are on the expensive side, decor is lovely, staff are...More

Thank Mrs_C_Sunderland
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Chris A
11 June 2016|
Response from Ickledd1 | Reviewed this property |
0191 455 1600
27 December 2015|
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Response from Patricia C | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 455 1600
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