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Shapla Tandoori Restaurant

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) #12 of 25 Restaurants in Dunbar ££ - £££ Indian, Asian,
140 High Street, Dunbar EH42 1JJ, Scotland
+44 1368 860498
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“mixed kebab” (3 reviews)
“naan bread” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti
££ - £££
140 High Street, Dunbar EH42 1JJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

STAFF PLEASE READ. I really like your food and have visited on a few occassions. Could i please make some suggestions? First the staff need to be a little friendlier as i know its busy but they look pretty depressed sometimes, i over look like...More

Thank hsdnalerio
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice takeaway whilst we were staying at a local caravan site. Ordered a mixture of tandoori dishes and vegetable sides; it all tasted great. Would recommend.

Thank mmps
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Having read the previous reviews I was a bit worried about going but I needn't have been. Service was quick and friendly. Food was quick and tasty. A bit oily perhaps but not uncommon. I really enjoyed it and would recommend it.

Thank pickledOxford
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Dunbar must be one of the most dead end places in the UK to end up in on a Saturday evening. We happened to be there on Easter Saturday and the only places we could find to eat were either a Chinese or an Indian...More

1  Thank Guzzi0000
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Food was delivered in huge portions and although tasty, a lot of oil was left on the finished dish. Service was good. Decor is basic, but did not detract from the quality of the food.

Thank Gil S
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We visited Shapla recently for a family meal and although the food was good I was thoroughly disappointed in the service. I must add this was a Saturday night so probably when the restaurant was at its busiest with customers and also for takeaway and...More

Thank Rob23rbb
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I have visited the Shapla Tandoori previously and been reasonably happy.however on my most recent visit I was most pleasantly surprised.I am sure there is new management and a new chef.The result was a meal that was not just Verny nice but truly memorable.I had...More

Thank George K
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Overall the Shapla is a good spot to get nice food. The staff were not very urgent to show us to a table or take our order. But, when the starters arrived, they were all delish & reasonably priced. Mains too, excellent garlic chicken tikka...More

1  Thank Sunburst1111
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Staff were rude chicken was off! If you want a few days with a sore stomach, then this is the place for you. We have a caravan at Thurston Manor, thank they dont deliver here

1  Thank EddieAnnDdm
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Visited with my partner for something to eat at last minute. We walked in to be the only people in the restaurant. Not normally what you want to see. The food was fantastic and the service was really good. I don't normally eat this kind...More

Thank New_Traveller_x
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Asian, Balti
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 High Street, Dunbar EH42 1JJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  East Lothian  >  Dunbar
  • Phone Number: +44 1368 860498
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