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67 Newbottle Street, Houghton-le-Spring DH4 4AR, England
+44 191 584 3888
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“paneer” (4 reviews)
“rice” (14 reviews)
“mixed kebab” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
67 Newbottle Street, Houghton-le-Spring DH4 4AR, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

To start with onion bhaji was lovely and tasty, trouble was my main thought id try something new so ordered chicken tikka lanka piaza blurb stated cubed onion and capsicum highly flavoured hot curry when it came it had loads of massive pieces of onion...More

Thank Steven F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Table sevice was fantastic. The food burst with flavours. The restaurant is bigger than you 1st think. You can certainly eat your food with a bit of privacy.

Thank Ian P
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This Indian restaurant has a very good menu with plenty of choices. All dishes have a detailed description enabling an informed choice to be made. Our food was served piping hot after a short wait by attentive staff and tasted wonderful. Well worth a visit...More

Thank Kasuku2014
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Been here many of times with big and small parties never been disappointed sometimes had to wait a little longer for service but food has always been delicious

Thank Kerryann H
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Came in here last night with the family friendly atmosphere popudoms and pickles good starters lovely although we did wait ages for them to come same with our mains . Highly recommend the balti dishes and the chefs special curry with good amount of meat...More

Thank Annette W
Reviewed 20 February 2018

The food here is as good as you will get anywhere. Beautifully presented plenty of meat and the service is excellent. I can highly recommend the garlic and cheese naan bread along with the rengal Kana, beautiful. The chicken tikka balti was also delicious washed...More

Thank A M
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Paid a visit with my wife after recommendation from a friend. All I can say is Excellent food and service. We will definitely be back.

Thank stuart l
Reviewed 22 January 2018

On my birthday (Jan 8th) and yes I do realise it has taken a while to write a review, however, based on recommendations, I decided to purchase a takeaway from Vermillion. I ordered Prawn Dupiaza, Chicken Korma, Chicken Tikka main, rice and Popadoms. On opening...More

Thank Frank P
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

After reading local reviews decided to give it a bash. Very glad that we did. The food was very very good and great service. Mixed kebab and chicken tikka loverly Mains of makani superb and tikka rice with lots of flavour. Deserts the normal for...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Went in and was freezing cold, waited 30 mins before offered a drink and then 45 mins for starter. Not particularly busy. Attitude of waiter terrible he definitely didn’t want to be at work. Food good but. Will never return.

Thank 147pam
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Response from Phil W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know. I would ring and ask for the manager. Hope you enjoy it if they do!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Newbottle Street, Houghton-le-Spring DH4 4AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Houghton-le-Spring
  • Phone Number: +44 191 584 3888
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Vermilion Restaurant and Bar is proud to be pioneering the next generation of stylishly created Indian cuisine here in the bustling heart of Houghton-le-Spring.Vermilion's team of chefs have taken Indian food to a different dimension with new techniques, innovative presentations, usage of the freshest ingredients and hand ground spices, creating an exclusive gourmet dining experience.Our tantalising food, indisputable knowledge, traditional values of service, charming staff, modern and inviting atmosphere will ensure our guests always come back for more.
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