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257 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 7AN, England
+44 116 261 1331
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

This is an excellent restaurant delivering excellent food, friendly staff, when I went this was many Indian people eating in there, this speaks for itself on quality of the food. I do not usually write many reviews but I can only assume and believe that THE NEGITIVE REVIEW MAYBE WRITTEN BY COMPETITORS, I can not stress enough how fresh and... More 

1 Thank LeicesterBean
Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This restaurant is a little gem delivering the best quality food in a nice atmosphere, the food is reasonably priced I would certainly recommend this restaurant with the greatest of confidence. We went as a large party and had an exceptional service and the food was generous portions and was extremely tasty. I ended up taking what I could not... More 

1 Thank gavgav90
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Recommended by Ray Walker father my in law who has been a customer for many years, and I can see why, friendly staff with the combination of food that is cooked to perfection and tastes so fresh, all at an extremely well priced menu with plenty of choice,. I would strongly recommend you visit this restaurant and experience the delicious... More 

Thank LeicesterBean
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Don't even think about going here. It's horrible, food is crap! Service is 0% The manager is rude. I recommend you don't even bother wasting your time and money.

Thank Jasumati1511
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290 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We used to go the The Ashoka a lot when our children were younger - mainly due to great food at a good price and a really funny older Muslim waiter who was great with the kids. Competition on this part of Melton Road for Indian restaurants is fierce so we ache gone elsewhere but we miss the Ashoka -... More 

2 Thank DaveThomasLeicester
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2014

I was walking around the street to find Indian restaurant. We seen this restaurant call taj tandoori. We make our mindful to try this restaurant, We find good food and freshly cooked. We are please to been and eaten this restaurant, we will go back if we visit leicester again

2 Thank Eastern E
Leicester, United Kingdom
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265 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2014

The food is still some of the best I've tasted in Indian restaurants. The prices are still really good value for money, but the restaurant was empty when we visited last week and has no atmosphere. It still needs redecorating, but I will continue to go there to get an excellent meal at a good price, served by a pleasant... More 

Thank Maz03
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2014 via mobile

We usually go to ashoka on special occasions. It is my wifes favourite. We got there sat down and lady took our drink order. I ordered cider. When I went to the bar to ask which cider they had She said kingfisher or cobra. I told her they were beers. She asked me what cider was. I showed her strongbows... More 

1 Thank Kalvinder N
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51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2014 via mobile

We decided to get a take away from here on a Monday night as my son had passed an important exam. I'm going to keep this reasonably snappy because otherwise you would be reading war and peace. So when my wife rang up to order, the guy picked the phone up and said nothing. Yes, nothing. Not even "hello". My... More 

1 Thank AngusMcKechnie
Leicester, United Kingdom
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265 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2013

The quality of the food is first class. The menu is extensive and the prices are very reasonable. The interior of the restaurant is a little tired and could do with a make-over but that does not detract from the lovely food.

Thank Maz03

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 Melton Road, Leicester LE4 7AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 261 1331

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?