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Standard Nepalese Tandoori

) #114 of 490 Restaurants in Reading $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
141-143 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AU, England
+44 118 959 0093
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
12:00 - 14:30All hours
Indian, Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
141-143 Caversham Road, Reading RG1 8AU, England
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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the Crowne Plaza down the road. It was quite quiet and only one member of staff seemed to be doing most things. Service wasn't fast but not annoyingly slow either, we did have to ask for our bill. Food was just above average,...More

Thank Elbows29
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Went with an ex work colleague for dinner mid June 2017. Started off well. Cold Kingfisher beer and decent papar. The mixed grill was sad. Over cooked chicken. Tough lamb. 1 just 1 prawn. It tasted reheated and not fresh. The lamb jahlfrezi was the...More

Thank MNKCamberley_UK
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We went here after reading other reviews and were not disappointed. The decor was good and restaurant clean. The food was average and nothing special, we requested some chilli, onion and lemon on the side and were charged nearly £3 for salad which was a...More

Thank Pavan B
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Chicken shashlick, lamb chilli, chicken karahi. Plain naan. And rice. All served efficiently and hot. Decent portion size. Great flavours tender lamb and friendly staff with Cobra on tap. Just the job. I use the Standard for takeaway but not eaten in for a while....More

Thank gowernator65
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Visited with my wife using a Groupon voucher. Friendly greeting at the door, and a modern looking place (some of the furniture is a bit tired, but does not detract too much) Drinks menu is more expansive than most Asian places, a decent selection of...More

Thank MikeAndDani
Reviewed 1 May 2017

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 15 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 3 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
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.
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