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Sands of Glenfield

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Indian, Asian, Balti, Halal
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60 Station Road | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8BQ, England
+44 116 287 1222
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely food good service and nice surroundings!! Only criticism is with a sweet as frozen and microwaved - not the best. Ordered New York cheesecake came with strawberry ice cream Disappointed as cheese cake was very soft on boarder of sloppy. Wasn't charged for it. Shame.

Thank Nathols2
Leicester, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Went here on a recommendation of my wife's friends and not to be disappointed very nice place lovely service and great food. It's a very chilled out place but busy if that makes sense no rush could've stopped at the table all night. Definitely go here again as prices was good service was good food was good very nice.

Thank lee s
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice restaurant lovely ambience. Staff are very customer friendly. Very impressed that you are offered a taster of your meal choice just in case it's too spicy or not spicy enough. Always book in advance as it is a very popular restaurant.

Thank Kateryna B
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Everything about Sands is amazing. The menu is good and varied but if you want something else, just ask. My daughter, husband and I went after a matinee theatre. Luckily they open quite early at 5.30 but still we weren't first to arrive. There was also a lot of people waiting for take aways. The restaurant is spacious, uncluttered and... More 

Thank Partw0rn
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I absolutely love this restaurant,I can never fault it,the food is always incredible and so is the service, it is always busy however everything continues to run smoothly,I didn't catch the name of the young gentleman that served me and my boyfriend the last time I went but he was one of the loveliest waiters I've ever came across,very helpful... More 

Thank Caitlin M
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

TripAdvisor worked a treat. Sands provided me and my colleague a properly tasty curry. My pili chicken starter was well flavored. Main dish of chicken tikka hyderabad also very good. Staff were attentive and friendly. No wonder they were still busy fairly late on a midweek night.

Thank David J
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is far better then all of Indian restaurants around golden mile, the service is fantastic as is the atmosphere around the place, having ordering the mains the waiter will come out with a little dish to see if flavouring is to disired taste!! The small little things here is why I rate it 5* the food aswell is cooked... More 

Thank mani81
Leicester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Came here for my 21st and I could not fault anything. The food was amazing and the service was excellent. Would defiantly recommend anyone to come here for a special occasion because you won't be disappointed.

Thank Louisegreaves
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

The food here is lovely Please add more meat to dishes 6 small pieces in a chicken Goan. Only down side myself and husband felt rushed by the waiters. And I feel its over priced.

Thank beccyraynor30
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I was looking forward to a nice curry, we had never been here before. We got asked to moved tables in the middle of our starters, the drinks we ordered came after the starters came out. The staff are not very friendly or approachable. We will not be visiting again as we was not impressed and upset... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Halal
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Station Road | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 287 1222

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?