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166 Parrock Street, Gravesend DA12 1ER, England
+44 1474 537766
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“curry” (18 reviews)
“popodoms” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
166 Parrock Street, Gravesend DA12 1ER, England
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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

The best curry since arriving in the UK. And I love my curries. Have eaten Curry’s for years all over the world and I must say this was a ten

Thank Mals26
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We had a lovely meal in the Shapla. Service was excellent and staff very polite and thoughtful. Even gave us a complimentary drink at the end.....lovely!

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Me and my family went to Shapla restaurant for dinner and there was no problems. All the waiters were very nice and helpful and the food came on time. The food was exactly the way we wanted and there was no delays.

Thank QCallie
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent Service. Staff were extremely helpful and kind. Parking right outside so that was a bonus. Food was amazing!

Thank syeda1132
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Eight of us visited this restaurant and shared a meal here. The staff were attentive and helpful. The restaurant has a comfortable and modern feel. We all agreed that we enjoyed our meals, all arrived sizzling hot, and we felt we had good value. The...More

Thank _theverralls
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Went for the Wednesday banquet night last week. Choice of starter, main, side dish, naan or rice. Loads of it and good quality. Nice ambience and decor throughout. Friendly staff. Recommend

Thank WrinklyUk
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

One of the best restaurants I’ve been to. It has delicious food filled with many nice flavours and to top all that they have very good and quick service as well as very kind waiters.

Thank Amirah K
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

The service in shapla restaurant is amazing I couldn’t asked for a better welcome. The waiters were very nice and had everything ready and organised. The food was absolutely amazing It was the best Indian food I had since the last place I went. I...More

Thank HR12roberts
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Love this place.have been coming here for years never had bad meal. Complimentary drink at the end of the meal. We will come back soon. ❤️Thanks you all.

Thank Shariful I
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

This resturant has great service and the food is outstanding. I have a lot of indian food but so far shapla resturant has been great. I recommend the chicken tikka biryani.

Thank QCallie
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22 June 2016|
Response from prem118 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes if you tell the waiter, they can make food without it. However, some food which is marinated beforehand, may already have garlic in there; in which case those dishes won't be garlic free Hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166 Parrock Street, Gravesend DA12 1ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Gravesend
  • Phone Number: +44 1474 537766
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