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Asha Balti House

168 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
+44 191 455 1600
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“balti” (22 reviews)
“rice” (18 reviews)
“curries” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
168 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
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1 - 10 of 256 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hadn’t been for a couple of years but needn’t have worried food just as appetising/ the owner / manager still hovers around missing nothing but that’s his way .that decor is ready for an update but as long as the food is hey ho .

Thank Irene P
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

I visited Asha with my friend last night and we had a lovely time. We were seated straight away and ordered some drinks and popadoms. We ordered a lamb bhuna and chicken tikka masala, egg pilaw rice, chips and onion bhaji. Couldn't fault the food!...More

Thank Seashells12345
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

My family had a party at home on 10th March. We often eat in different family units at the Asha, but this time decided to eat at home with the Asha doing the catering for us all. We ordered from their take away menu. 14...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 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

2  Thank Toonarmylad
Reviewed 4 December 2017

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
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Chris A
11 June 2016|
Response from Ickledd1 | Reviewed this property |
0191 455 1600
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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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