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) #66 of 95 Restaurants in Gillingham ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Asian,
113-115 Canterbury Street, Gillingham ME7 5TS, England
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible5%
1 week ago
“Slow service”
4 weeks ago
“Dinner on sunday”
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
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113-115 Canterbury Street, Gillingham ME7 5TS, England
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited shipa Indian restaurant canterbury st Gillingham kent on Sat 8July 17. Was shown to reserve table (4 adults). Ordered drinks ok. Restaurant almost empty but waited 10min for drinks & one was wrong twice. Food was ok but had to keep calling waiter for...More

Thank Janet E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our friends took us here on a Sunday for dinner. Unfortunately it wasn't a good experience. The main problem was the service was extremely slow and simply there was not enough staff for the restaurant. Also my bug bare also is the drinks being room...More

Thank SammyPickles
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Since the lad has taken It over from the other owner its much better now Great tasting food Take away always on time and good

Thank ssssteve
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Nice food .... Freezing cold restaurant even though heaters were on they were Luke warm. Complained twice about how cold it was too ❄️❄️ It was like sitting outside !! 🙀 Two lovely big fish looking lonely in a tank that needed a good overhaul...More

Reviewed 26 October 2016

family/friends sometimes up to twenty people, have been using this place for years gone down hill again back to horrible sauces and hard tasteless pre cooked meats.shame as had some nice meals...we wont be using them again.

2  Thank dkjoinery
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Last night bank holiday Monday myself and my partner decided not to cook and to order food from shipa, absolute disappointed. We waited and hour and half and had to ring twice to chase our food order, once it finally arrived it was cold and...More

1  Thank tashmattnm
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Having heard good things, we visited Shipa this weekend. Initially things went well. Greeted warmly. However a wait of nearly 50 minutes to have main course after starter, later arrivals being served first, my pint being taken away long before it was finished after my...More

1  Thank Gari42
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Used to be such a good restaurant alas not any more service dreadful we actually tried to tell them this but they were totally dis interested. Hence this review. They did not even offer us a discount, free drink or chocolates, were actually totally not...More

3  Thank kaz017
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We order from here at leader once a month from the set menu for one and it's lovely! It's well priced and nothing is ever to much for them if you want to tweak the menu abit to your liking Our favourite is their lamb...More

Thank bournville2009
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

As bank holiday we tried Sunday buffet , it offers a really good price meal and as usual shipa quality good , freshly cooked to order and tasty. They happy to change spice levels in any dish. The drinks are pricey and push bill up...More

Thank tinaspry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 16
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:45
17:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113-115 Canterbury Street, Gillingham ME7 5TS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Gillingham
  • Phone Number: +441634570119
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Shipa is a family-run traditional Indian and Bangladeshi restaurant which prides itself in serving authentic South Asian cuisine.
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