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The Massala

118 Borough Road, Middlesbrough TS1 2ES, England
+44 1642 250145
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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118 Borough Road, Middlesbrough TS1 2ES, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dave & Lucy - Nunthorpe - Without a shadow of a doubt The Massala is the best Indian Restaurant for deliveries in the Boro...it has never let us down & we have high expectations when it comes to good scran! The Chicken Tikka Chilli Fry,...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and atmosphere but service was very poor had to wait ages to get a pre booked table/ drinks/ food Still enjoyed the night !

Thank Stephen S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good Food, specially Lamb Madras I like the most from "The Massala"... I visited this restaurant for couple of times in last 3-4 weeks. Garlic Naan is the one which I prefer over other. Very good staff, Nice atmosphere. Desert menu has limited options where...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

Hi everybody massala restaurant are nearly 20 years running a good food good service good management but sometime happens for when was order home delivery late but its necessary weekend only because weekend we understand busy, its ok still we happy with our masala

1  Thank suthan p
Reviewed 3 February 2018

I have given excellent reviews here previously but feel the takeaways let the restaurant down. The chicken balti is dry and tastes too sweet ,the chicken chilli masala does not have much flavour and the naan breads are soggy. Takeaway food needs improving for customers...More

1  Thank Astleybabe
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I ordered a chicken tikka naan to takeaway. When i opened the pack at home, i found the naan to be ridiculously undersized for £2.50. To add to the agony, there was no chicken tikka to be found in the naan. All that was stuffed...More

1  Thank Karim F
sajid h, Manager at The Massala, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Dear sir what you had was a keema naan bread stuffed with lamb mince meat it wasn't a Chicken tikka naan , which you probably orded buy mistake we will replace another one for you ..

Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wonderful tasty good value food. Excellent friendly service. Best food in Teesside of this kind, will be taking friends there soon.

1  Thank topdiner70
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Although we've known about and driven past this restaurant for years, our first visit was just this month (January 2018). The experience was so enjoyable, we returned a week later and were not disappointed. We are a family of vegetarians and one vegan but found...More

1  Thank MiddlesbroughJane
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic fabulous food great service Sajid very good waiter would highly recommend. Very attentive. Delicious can’t wait to return

Thank a_kirby1356
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Was bit disappointed with my last visit but tried the set meal for £10 each which was lovely. Meal includes, poppodums and pickles, starter, main with rice and nan, liqueur and coffee. Onion bhaji and Dupiaza was lovely Restaurant is laid out lovely, staff are...More

Thank MrsJD2007
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16 December 2016|
Response from salim a | Property representative |
Dear sir/madam, We provide all of our food freshly prepared and try to maintain the highest possible standard, if you had received a salad that was not to your liking we apologise sincerely, had you bought this to the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Borough Road, Middlesbrough TS1 2ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Middlesbrough
  • Phone Number: +44 1642 250145
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