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Thornhill Selsfield Road | Crawley, Turners Hill RH10 4PP, England
+44 1342 716363
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“poppadoms” (44 reviews)
“curry” (42 reviews)
“rice” (22 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Thornhill Selsfield Road | Crawley, Turners Hill RH10 4PP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What can I say. This place Is outstanding. Staff are professional and friendly Food is great Restaurant is well maintained, clean & welcoming. The entertainment was so good, we went on the frank Sinatra evening it was just brilliant. I was so impressed that we...More

Thank Debbie R
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Best restaurant for miles around.Tarana is unique , lovely village location ,superb staff and amazing food with something to suit everyone.Be warned though,the portions are huge. The tribute nights are not to be missed .Good fun,quality entertainment and great for groups.Ladies even leave with a...More

1  Thank Janine C
TastTheExotic, Manager at Tarana, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Dear Janine Many thanks from all of us at Tarana. Your wonderful comments and support is very much appreciated and we would love to see you again and again. Kind Regards Management@Tarana

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Once again a fantastic Sunday lunch from the curry buffet. poppadoms and chutneys to start followed by a set starter then help yourself to the well presented curry dishes all piping hot followed by a desert all for £10.95.... My wife and I love hot...More

Thank rich2966
Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my partner have been meaning to dine here for a long time, finally we made it and we wish we had made the effort sooner, The service was friendly, the timing of food delivery was great and the quality of the food was...More

Thank DrofnR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I with another couple went to Taranas on Saturday evening at seven we was seated quickly and took our order of popadoms and drinks we waited about the waiter then took our main meal order but we had to wait about 50...More

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We have been here many many times over the last few years - it's always a great experience! Booking is recommended because it does get busy - it's very popular! The Staff are always excellent and attentive (but not overly so), and the food is...More

Thank richster642018
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Staff were friendly, food absolutely delicious for all of us and quality red wine. We really enjoyed our booth and the privacy it afforded us to have a nice chat and the waiters were eager to advise on good dishes that they themselves recommended. Both...More

1  Thank ChipJen
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We have always had great service and good quality of food when visiting. Would highly recommend this restaurant

Thank Tegsy1
Reviewed 17 July 2018

We have been meaning to dine here for a long time and eventually made it last week. I wish we had made the effort sooner, I could find no fault whatsoever. The restaurant has a lovely atmosphere, the service was friendly and prompt but best...More

2  Thank brucestewart3
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Visited this restaurant after doing Tulleys farm escape room. Great experience then a great meal. Very popular place and deservedly so.

Thank Andy_RPurley
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Anishta R
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Response from TastTheExotic | Property representative |
Sorry the drinks menu is not published on our website, please e-mail the address on the website and we will be happy to accommodate this for you. Regards, Jahan
13 November 2015|
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Response from TastTheExotic | Property representative |
Dear guests, In answer to your questions, service charge is not compulsory. You can request to have this removed by a manager, as per any similar establishment, if you feel that the service provided was below standard. In... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$79
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thornhill Selsfield Road | Crawley, Turners Hill RH10 4PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Turners Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 1342 716363
  • E-mail
Tarana is on the site of what was 'Turners' Pub, keeping much of the original external facade. It is only once inside the restaurant, you really appreciate what here, you can explore the stylish, warm and friendly settings we have created to please our guests. Now experience for yourself the exceptional and unique quality we offer by visiting Tarana Restaurant.Our philosophy is simple, it is to transform our passion for Indian food into a totally enjoyable dining experience for our guests. This is achieved by offering a wonderful variety of authentic dishes, presented by attentive staff in a warm and friendly high quality setting.
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