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Ministers Indian Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Balti, Asian, Bangladeshi
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8 Church View, Sedgefield TS21 2AY, England
+44 1740 622201
Tue - Sun 17:00 - 23:00
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Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I'd like to start by saying I have visited Ministers many times (no less than 7) in the last 5 or 6 years and I have had some great meals here, which makes me surprised to have to write a negative review (having previously wrote a positive one). Firstly, I would like to start with the positives. The staff are... More 

Thank robp1996
Long Sutton, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in on mothering sunday night with no booking not a problem very pleasant staff and had a really good nicely presented meal many thanks.

Thank Paul C
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was ok, service was poor our bill took ages to come and once revived the man behind the bar kicked off about us splitting the bill. This made our wait to leave even longer this ment we missed the first 2 goals of the football match we where about to go and watch! This ruined our evening we had... More 

1 Thank Nathan S
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am a curry nut, this was by far the best curry I have eaten in a long, long time. Unfortunately we live 100 miles away, so repeating the experience is nigh on impossible, unless they deliver? Lol

Thank Mike P
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Having raved about Ministers, several friends and I have given them the benefit of the doubt recently, the staff are just as friendly but either the chef has left or has suddenly altered his cooking style. All the food has become similar and bland. Since the new year I have not eaten there and I won't for a while -... More 

Thank Didok893
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

best food best tastes best staff. brilliant service and food served in a comfortable environment by friendly attentive staff. best taste in the north east by far.

Thank Keith W
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We visited as a group of 6 recently, we were seated and left with menu's and our drink order taken we then waited and waited and..... after 45 minutes our order was taken, while the food was nice it was just an indian meal nothing more nothing less

Thank jill c
n.west of england
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Went for a meal with my partner and our boy.Been once before and was impressed and same great service this time around. Oddly nobody else dining but the whole village was quiet and we did visit early. Had a brief chat to the guys as we left and found them to be very polite and wouldn't hesitate to return.They have... More 

Thank thenobster58
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We visited here just before closing and they accommodated us very well.The food was lovely and very nice service I would definitely recommend

Thank Gaz L
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Went on new years eve with the family . Very busy , great friendly atmosphere as usual . Staff great and the food as always second to none ! Live local and this is by far the best restaurant around . The food always taste's as if someone has made a real effort . The tikka chicken chilli masalla is... More 

Thank SirRonnieMooreHUFC

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Indian, Balti, Asian, Bangladeshi
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Church View, Sedgefield TS21 2AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Sedgefield
  • Phone Number: +44 1740 622201
Ministers nestled in the picturesque village of Sedgefield and overlooks the quintessentially English village green and St Edmonds Church which are both steeped in history. Our first class service, fine wines and exclusive menu combined with warm relaxing atmosphere is something we very much pride ourselves on and this has helped establish us one of the finest Indian restaurant in the region.Don't just take our word for it .....Come and enjoy Ministers exquisite cuisine, sumptuous restaurant and quality service for yourself. WE LOOK FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU SOON!

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