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Standard Nepalese Tandoori

) #110 of 489 Restaurants in Reading ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Asian, Nepalese
141-143 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AU, England
+44 118 959 0093
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Indian, Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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141-143 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AU, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on a Saturday evening, walls are nice, the chairs are really bad, and paper table clothes to cover badly stained real table cloths, could not quite make out who were staff as the dress code is vert casual! When the food did eventually arive...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We had a takeaway delivered. It took slightly longer than quoted to arrive but was well worth the wait. Everything was fresh, hot and fragrant. The king prawn shashlik was especially delicious and the chicken karahi wonderfully spicy. A favourite was the carrot chutney which...More

Thank Efvee
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Visited with family and had a fabulous meal. Take the time to discuss the traditional dishes and you will not be disappointed!. Best momo's ever!

Thank BHants
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We regularly visit and are always welcomed with a smile. The quality of their dishes are always to a very high standard. I highly recommend this restaurant to everyone :)

Thank Bilowski
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I have been many times with friends and work colleagues. Some of my Indian friends tell me it is the best restaurant for vegetarian dishes. Shyam and the team provide excellent service without being over attentive. But the real reason to go is the food....More

Thank Reaging-General
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I've been visiting the Standard for over thirty years and, despite some disappointing experiences in the last few years, nostalgia still made me go back recently. Sadly, it really is no longer the cool, buzzing eating place it used to be, serving excellent food to...More

Thank Josef H
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

We visited the Standard Tandoori for the first time for our 3rd year Anniversary on a Saturday evening. It was a last minute decision as our first choice restaurant was fully booked. We decided to give it a go. For a Saturday evening it was...More

Thank Teamyummi
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I have been eating in this restaurant for a least the past 30 years. I gets very busy and your food can occasionally take a little longer to arrive than you'd like but the buzz of the place makes up for this. Great food, generous...More

Thank iansmartin67
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice decor and food was good quality, however at £65 for 2 people was somewhat expensive. The poppadoms were lovely but the dips a let down. Can recommend the Keema (minced lamb) curry

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 22 December 2016

My son and I visited the Standard for the first time in a number of years as we now live in the North East. We used to visit here regularly when we lived in Reading and it was always a great experience. Anyway, nothing seems...More

Thank dlang24
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141-143 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 959 0093
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Reading's Original Tandoori Restaurant serving the finest blend of Nepalese and Indian Cusine since 1980. Diners can enjoy famous Nepalese Hospitality in a warm welcoming modern interior accented with traditional decor with spacious seating arrangements for large parties, families or a romantic dinner for two.Our menu highlights some of the authentic dishes served in Kathmandu as well as traditional Indian favourites. Using traditional methods to prepare our special spices creates the unique flavour you will find in our blend of cuisine.