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) #61 of 221 Restaurants in Gateshead €€ - €€€ Indian, Asian, Balti
534 Durham Road | Lowfell, Gateshead NE9 6HU, England
+44 191 482 2727
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
534 Durham Road | Lowfell, Gateshead NE9 6HU, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit the Monsoon, on the spur of the moment. The tables were set out to a high standard, and the surrounds were clean. The standard of service was of high class too. Our meals were served professionally, and very tasty too. As...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Visited Monsoon on Saturday evening. My sister in law and her husband were on a visit from Northampton. Its a busy little High Street Gem that also does take away food. The phone is constantly ringing in orders. I started with the chicken Tikka, they...More

Thank Sewfast308
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We normally go 2/3 times a month have never had a poor meal yet bit now we will have grandkids sat nite so in future takeaway.Just had are first takeaway good still top for the money paid.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This curry house is local and the currys are a good standard washed down with kinfisher makes for a good night. There are better curry houses but this place is well priced and always enjoy it.

Thank davebbbbb
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I visited the restaurant whilst on a business trip. The service was good and the food was excellent.

Thank NorvicMan
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

It's a few years since I last visited the Monsun which was always a favourite of mine. Staff are attentive and there is a warm ambience. The food didn't disappoint although I think there must be a change of chef since the last time I...More

Thank U7405IRyvonnes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Really disappointed, ordered a takeaway and when I opened it there was an elastic band in the food! So gross and totally put off entire order and complete waste of £20. Contacted the restaurant and told them what had happened and was completely ignored. Will...More

Thank Louise J
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I called in to the restaurant with family and friends and the food was crap to say the least very poor quality and the vegetable curry Whitch was served was crap no taste and small portions not good enough very very bad quality of food...More

Thank Sexyshane
Reviewed 3 October 2016

this restaurant is mainly known for its takeaways but we called in for a meal on the off chance pretty standard Indian fayre on the menu but the service was good, the atmosphere was nice and the food was of a high quality

Thank tosherinp60
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Great! Give it a go, lively service and very nice food. Opens early and priced reasonable. Will be calling again soon, thank you.

Thank ianwood1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 534 Durham Road | Lowfell, Gateshead NE9 6HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Gateshead
  • Phone Number: +44 191 482 2727
A haven for meat and vegetarian dishes, the Monsun brings the best of authentic Indian cuisine to Lowfell, Gateshead.