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Shampan At The Spinning Wheel

Grays Road | The Spinning Wheel, Westerham TN16 2HX, England
+44 1959 572622
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good15%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Grays Road | The Spinning Wheel, Westerham TN16 2HX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to Shampan tonight for a birthday celebration. The food was lovely, I could not fault it - nor could I finish it! It isn't the cheapest meal but I'm happy to pay for good food and it was very good. However, our £500+...More

Thank dozziemaycousins
Reviewed yesterday

After a short period with an odd menu, Shampan has now returned to it's former glory and is once again one of the best Indian restaurants that I have been to. I would highly recommend Shampan and we visit regularly both to eat in and...More

1  Thank phillipmeyer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what a fabulous meal and in great surroundings. Very good value for money and beautifully cooked. Simply the best Indian meal for months and I am a regular fan of eating in Indian restaurants. All three of us were so impressed that we will...More

1  Thank Alastair J
Shampan G, Public Relations Manager at Shampan At The Spinning Wheel, responded to this review

Dear Alistair, Thank you for the review you have left. We are thrilled you enjoyed your dining experience along with the food and hospitality. Thanks for the wonderful compliments, we will surely pass them on to the team at Shampan at the Spinning Wheel. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent selection of starters which were very filling. Main course Fish ( Thelapia ) was very good. Interesting selection of desserts some of which are an Indian twist on both Sri Lankan and Thai desserts . Disappointed selection however of vegetarian options - both as...More

Thank charlesabey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very high end Indian restaurant, very good food and very posh surroundings. Not the cheapest place in the world, drinks especially expensive ( we thought), takeaways are very good, lots of food and high quality. Lots of free car parking

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Out to lunch with one of my sisters, Mum and Aunty. What a fantastic restaurant, beautiful and with a wonderful atmosphere. We went there yesterday for Sunday buffet and what a buffet, nothing like you would imagine. This restaurant has everything. It was a three...More

Thank seaview2016
Shampan G, Public Relations Manager at Shampan At The Spinning Wheel, responded to this review

Dear Seaview, Thanks for the review. Very happy to read you had an amazing dining experience with us when you joined us for our popular Sunday buffet. Your compliments are making us fee humble. The Shampan Group of restaurants goal is to become a leader...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decor and service was brilliant. The venue is large and initially I thought it might feel a bit awkward as it was only a Monday & generally quiet. We were tucked away in a corner which was perfect for us and then came the food......More

1  Thank lollypop1822
Shampan G, Public Relations Manager at Shampan At The Spinning Wheel, responded to this review

Dear lollypop1822, Wow, thanks for an honest review. We are humbled with the praise you have given us, but it does confirm why we do what we do. We are thrilled you enjoyed your experience with us and thanks for the compliment, we will pass...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a top restaurant and a high end experience of eating out with fine Indian dining as it offers more then just sitting down for a meal as you can start off with drinks in the lounge the go to your table at your...More

1  Thank terrywatts7
Shampan G, Public Relations Manager at Shampan At The Spinning Wheel, responded to this review

Dear TerryWatts, Thanks for your wonderful review. Wonderful compliments and we are so grateful. The Shampan Group of restaurants strive to work hard every day to ensure we offer the very best in Indian hospitality, not only that we want to offer a dining experience...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on Easter Monday - the whole experience was excellent from start to finish. The waiting staff were so attentive, Dishawas was super helpful and funny, the food was exquisite- it's our second visit and it hasn't failed to impress. The setting is marvellous -...More

Thank Nikki T
Shampan G, Public Relations Manager at Shampan At The Spinning Wheel, responded to this review

Dear Nikki, Thanks for your review and apologies for he delay in responding. We are thrilled your dining experience exceeded your expectations and a good time was had by all. Even happier you enjoyed the menu. We have shown your review to Dishawas so he...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Good was very good. Up there with the best Indian I've been to. The staff are helpful and plesant as well. We had starters mains and 2 glasses of wine each and it came to just under £70. Thought it was reasonably priced for what...More

Thank Luke G
Shampan G, Public Relations Manager at Shampan At The Spinning Wheel, responded to this review

Dear Luke, Thank you for leaving us a review. We appreciate the time you have taken. We are thrilled you had an enjoyable dining experience with us and it just re-affirms we are delivering what we have promised - fine Indian dining experience. We look...More

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joe M
I have been there once before and it was good but I'm reading some reviews and don't like what I see, is it a good restaurant, how's the food and service please?
27 April 2017|
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Response from nishnoshnoo | Reviewed this property |
why don't you read the reviews or so you want everyone to review again for your benefit?
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Cally F
What happened to the delightful swimming pool?
13 June 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$52
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grays Road | The Spinning Wheel, Westerham TN16 2HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sevenoaks District  >  Westerham
  • Phone Number: +44 1959 572622
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Description
With a picturesque little thatched cottage in its grounds and with ample parking space, Shampan Group’s multi-award winning flagship restaurant is a byword for luxury and elevated food and drink. With several rooms to dine in, an airy and relaxing bar and lounge area where you can unwind with a wonderful cocktail or two along, or even a post-dinner coffee or liqueur, Shampan offers an unparalled dining experience. Our menu, prepared by Executive Chef Sadek Miah using quality, local ingredients, offers a fine mix of well-made traditional and beautifully plated, modern dishes with combinations you don’t often see in Indian restaurants. We also have a private dining space, the saffron Room with its bar and al fresco area. It’s a stunning spot that can be used for anything from private parties and anniversaries to wedding receptions and even corporate hire. The perfect icing on the cake for a restaurant group that’s often spoken of as one of the best in the South-East