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Ashoka Indian Restaurant

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Indian, Balti, Asian, Halal
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15 North Terrace, Seaham SR7 7EU, England
+44 191 581 4414
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Seaham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last minute decision to have take away, pick it up myself as no delivery available. Picked chef speciality, can only advise check before leaving as when got home no rice or vegetables in carrier bag, did ring, was told I could have free rice next time, this not acceptable really. Starter ok, main course really nice as was nan bread,... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here several times and it's always beautiful. Very tasty food and nice size portions. Can be a little on the pricey side compared to other Indian restaurants BUT I am a big believer of 'you get what you pay for' and this place is lovely!

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Thank Haymc84
Seaham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There were six of us on a nice night out. We all had starters and mains with everyone having the pickles and poppadoms.We all had different starters and mains.I had lamb dhansak.Lovely lentil and pineapple dish,apart from only 4 pieces of lamb in my dish.I also had bhindi bhaji,had it before and this time it was not very nice.£6.50 for... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second visit to Ashoka, the food is delicious so fresh and tasty authentic Indian food, the portion sizes are good I lost a star due to price I thought it was slightly on the expensive side and they don't do any special nights I think if they did they would be booming, also they don't do home... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here a year ago however deciding to have a nice lunch and there not being much choice in this cuisine on a Saturday lunch We drove to seaham on a very wet cold windy day We had the door opened and immediately greeted ! Took to a table near a radiator, only thing was our table was very... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself, my husband and our little boy visited ashoka today for lunch and as usual the food and the service was great.

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Thank leannet1976
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I had heard lots of good things about Ashoka and decided to visit wiith my elderly parents last night. I rang to book a tablke and was told it want a problem and just to come down. The restaurant is beautifully decorated and very very clean. We were greeted immediately by a really friendly guy and shown to a table.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely meal and lovely friendly service . Food very hot temperature not spicy hot! Good portion size. A lovely evening x

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Seaham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is a first class indian restaurant the food is amazing,possibly the best in the area. Would definitely recommend to anyone who likes indian food.

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Thank darrson
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Fab food . Fab services would defo go back . Nicely decorated . Sea view . Busy little place but this did not affect any thing . Ie service, food .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Balti, Asian, Halal
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 North Terrace, Seaham SR7 7EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Seaham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 581 4414
Description
Next to dempsey's and lickety split in seaham,along the seaside street.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?