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Ashoka Indian Restaurant

) #3 of 48 Restaurants in Seaham $$ - $$$ Indian, , Asian
15 North Terrace, Seaham SR7 7EU, England
+44 191 581 4414
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mixed kebab” (4 reviews)
“curry” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
15 North Terrace, Seaham SR7 7EU, England
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1 - 10 of 334 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here as a family of four and I left really impressed. I've travelled a lot and the chicken palak is simply the best curry I've ever had. Thanks for a lovely meal - can't wait to come back.

Thank sydneywinelass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited and although we ordered different starters and main meals they were very bland and we felt that there were no spices or seasoning added. They only item that was enjoyable was the onion bhaji. I left half of my meal...More

Thank sands3206
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming to Ashoka for a number of years now but have never placed a review before. Always receiving a warm and friendly welcome , we have always loved the food and really enjoyed our visits.  The food is always delicious and great...More

Thank Awaythelad
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Been regular customer of Ashoka for many years and seem to think it's going slightly down hill, not going into much detail but I may give it one more try and if it's the same as the last few previous times I will stop being...More

1  Thank anonymous2894
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

food and service excellent pricey compared to South shields where you can get same quality for a fraction of the price but would not complain about this restaurant well worth a visit

Thank Hammer2811
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very good menu with fantastic choice of dishes. Had one of the hottest dishes on the menu which was very good and as advertised. Staff very helpful and knowledgeable of the menu, one place not to miss if you are in the area.

Thank James M
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We didn't reserve a table but were sitted quite quickly. Drinks arrived within a reasonable time but everything went downhill from there. To start we ordered poppadoms which came with relish for which we were charged extra (normally included in cost). Where there is normally...More

Thank millie93
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Very enjoyable meal nice staff and would recommend good value for money and would eat there again. Nice location and parking is just over the road hope you enjoy your visit as we did

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Saturday night out. Great menu. Attentive wait staff Food arrived promptly and hot. Beer was cold. Recommended.

Thank Easyville
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We have been regular diners at Ashoka and never been disappointed with the service or the food. Recommend chefs specials, love the chicken Hariali give it a try :-) Dine in or takeaway....same quality food...we will return again & again..

Thank graham112810
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Dorothy M
Hello Are you open for lunches this week.... Week beginning January 18th. 2016 and if so is there a lunchtime special menu? Regards Dorothy
19 January 2016|
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Response from Northerngirl81 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there.....its open Saturday to Thursday 12 until 2 (I think, you may want to check in case I have this wrong!)......pretty sure they do a lunchtime menu as well. Hope this helps! :)
Is there a set menu for the evening or early bird menu for mid week
24 September 2015|
Response from tlaverick | Reviewed this property |
They do a special lunch time set menu think it was £7.95 for four courses
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
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
  • E-mail
Next to dempsey's and lickety split in seaham,along the seaside street.
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