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Jali

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Carlisle Parade | Chatsworth Hotel, Hastings TN34 1JG, England
+44 1424 457300
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07:00 - 10:00
18:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 18:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 10:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 22:30
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 10:00
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice restaurant and the food was amazing!! Staff are polite and attentive and it's good value for money!! Definitely recommend it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I recommended this Resrurant by one my friend..we been tonight..it was amazing food i ever had in hastings..it was really taste like india food..service was really quick and staff was very polite and good manners..i been so many places in hastings they are not really indian..this resturants all chef were indian..and food was prepeared was really indian style ..i just... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Having visited this restaurant for the second time this year, we were really disappointed on this occasion. I believe that if your paying high end prices in a restaurant, the food should be spot on. This time the food was bland and extremely boring. Neither enjoyed the meal. And then to top it off, they charged 10% service fee for... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Another lovely night at Jali . The street food starters were just perfect and the main courses were beautifully served . A special treat for me as a teetotaller is the range of mocktails - the mango lassi is sublime . The staff were attentive and friendly and the maitre de was clearly passionate about giving the best Indian dining... More 

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Thank racytracey
Hastings, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Really disappointed. We were expecting a touch of class but we were left without food or drink for so long we felt we were hassling the staff to even get someone to our table. We arrived at 6.30 and I had to leave at 8 to attend an event. We waited 30 mins just to be asked if we'd like... More 

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hastings
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

we have been to the jail a few times and always had a good experience but tonight was one of the worst experiences I have ever had. Our table booked for 630, we were left until 7am having asked several times to order a drink! when we finally got a drink we were ready to order but the wouldn't take... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

The ambience and decor at Jali were delightful, with a couple of different dining areas. The waiters were very accommodating and kind to our group of five, which included a 2-year-old and a wheelchair user. The dishes were among the best Indian I've ever had, and the prices were fair. We all enjoyed our Indian desserts too, which are made... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Visited a few weeks ago, ordered for two people and received plenty of food. Great service from the waiters, at both point of entry and when sitting at our table. The food was delicious, I was presently surprised as Hastings does not really have many halal restaurants and therefore I did not expect such high quality and great tasting food.... More 

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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

We ate here on Saturday 20th August as a party of six and had a lovely meal. I so enjoyed the little pre-starter soup which was a nice touch and very tasty. I then ate the king prawns starter which was excellent, followed by the Goan fish curry, again, this was beautifully flavoured with fresh tasting herbs and spices. The... More 

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Surrey, UK
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

The food was lovely cannot fault. However the service was very slow, everyone was kept waiting. The waiter blamed this on the restaurant being unexpectedly busy as only a couple of tables had been prebooked.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 10:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 10:00
Friday
07:00 - 10:00
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carlisle Parade | Chatsworth Hotel, Hastings TN34 1JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 457300
Description
Small but perfectly formed Jali is a refined Indian restaurant set within the landmark Chatsworth Hotel on the seafront at Hastings. The smart menu, which has won an AA Rosette, fuses traditional dishes with modern techniques to produce elegant dishes such as marinated prawns in tomato gravy and a rich, spicy dum biryani.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?