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Asha Balti House

) #32 of 163 Restaurants in South Shields €€ - €€€ Indian, Asian, Balti
168 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
+44 191 455 1600
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“balti” (20 reviews)
“rice” (16 reviews)
“curries” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
€€ - €€€
168 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
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1 - 10 of 238 reviews

Reviewed 13 April 2017

Haven't been to South Shields for about three years and we had a meal in Anya last time / a change in decor but food still excellent with pleasant staff . The owner I noticed still walks about asking customers if everything is ok which...More

Thank Irene P
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Three generations of us enjoyed an early Friday night tea here. Ages range from 5 to 65 and include a hard-to-please teenager. Everything was beautiful. The amount of meat you got in your curies was almost obscene for the price, and all slow roast to...More

Thank C3722MBmarkb
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Well what more can I say ,True to form,the unpleasantMatre de still doesn't break a smile,I had the tikka chickenbiriyanni however I found the rice tasted very much like packet rice ,however as I didn't feel too well ,I put it down to my taste...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Visiting from Scotland to see our daughter & her partner who live in South Shields & came her for a meal Had one of the best curries I've had for a very long time Great atmosphere, decor & service Would highly recommend

Thank Juleshalford
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

The popadoms were great, as were the pickles and sauces that came with them. The chicken madras was ok, I've had better in terms of the flavour of the sauce. Not bad but not the best I've had. The lemon pilao rice was good, with...More

Thank LastManInEurope
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Saturday night and a table for three at the Asha Balti House in South Shields. I couldn't really fault the place, the service was good, the food was very good and thankfully the music wasn't deafening which is always a bit of a gripe with...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Can't really complain about the food too much it was overall quite acceptable. The menu on the other hand was incredibly hard to navigate with its ridiculous choice of font and layout sending my brain to mush. The service left lot to be desired. Very...More

1  Thank D3ea
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Visited The Asha for a friends birthday meal, it was a Sunday so a very quiet evening for them and it was late on, but that didn't spoil it for our large group. The staff were every helpful and attentive, especially in helping select food...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Can't fault the service waiter was very attentive and explained various dishes The food was amazing tasty and well presented Would have liked to have seen a lunch time special menu That's said place was reasonably priced Would visit again

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

my husband and i went for a meal couldn't fault the food will recommend this restaurant to friends and family

Thank judith b
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Chris A
Telephone number please
10 June 2016|
Response from Ickledd1 | Reviewed this property |
0191 455 1600
Does Asha do deliveries now?
26 December 2015|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Patricia C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure ,give them a call
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 168 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 455 1600
  • E-mail