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Sands of Glenfield

60 Station Road | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8BQ, England
+44 116 287 1222
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (13 reviews)
“curries” (7 reviews)
“main dish” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
60 Station Road | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8BQ, England
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1 - 10 of 239 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first visit to this place...recently changed name to Shahs..on arriving meeting up with our friends the staff seemed very professional. We were taken to our table and the menus were on the table..staff gaves us time to scan the menu to make...More

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 14 January 2018

It took more than two hours for our food. The food was good but 2 hours is way too long to wait. Plenty of vegetarian options. Friendly service.

Thank Nigel S
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Exceptional meal by wonderful staff yet again the best Indian restaurant around Leicester very good food and very friendly staff

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Celebrating our eldest daughter buying her first house we decided upon revisiting the restaurant following its refurbishment. To our delight the food was outstanding. The staff were great. Thank you for a lovely evening.

Thank Elaine-Glenfield-
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Sands is an excellent Indian restaurant, and one that we frequently visit. The staff are always so welcoming. The food is excellent and the service second to none. The kitchen is amazing and so well organised, we often pop in to thank the chefs personally.The...More

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 25 November 2017

I spent nearly £30 on 2 chicken tikka masalas a mushroom rice, a portion of chips, 2 keema nans it came to £28.70 and they kindly gave me 10% off (being sarcastic) The chips were from a frozen packet and were not hot, the nan...More

2  Thank stkrk7
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Decided to use this restaurant because of some good reviews but was extremely disappointed both in the size of portions and the taste. I had a tandoori chicken and if it was a half chicken it must have been the size of a quail, most...More

2  Thank Tom B
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

This has to be one of the best Indian restaurants I have visited in a long time, unlike Chutney Ivy. The coconut rice is devine

Thank PhileasP1
Reviewed 31 October 2017

This place is amazing, very welcoming and the staff can't do enough for you. We all tried something different and we all tried each others food. Absolutely Fabulous. (excuse the pun) Highly recommend and going back soon, to try something different.

Thank steven l
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We were visiting older relatives in Glenfield and booked a table for Saturday night. The restaurant was very busy and initially we thought it may be rather noisy in combination with the background music. We were able to hold a conversation but would have preferred...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Station Road | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 287 1222
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