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Purple Mango - CLOSED

56 High Street, Shanklin PO37 6JN, England
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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“curry” (36 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Indian, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
56 High Street, Shanklin PO37 6JN, England
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Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Being from the island but now living in London, I was shocked at the prices...far more than the best Indian restaurants in London such as tayyabs. The curries are good but overpriced.£1 per poppadom for instance, about 10 for a curry. If you're stuck or...More

1  Thank Jack D
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We are very sorry to announce that we are closing down Purple Mango on 4th January for renovation. Hopefully we will reopen again in mid February with new menu and new management. For further information keep your eyes in our page we will keep you...More

Thank MD M
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Food is good, cant ask for more when you are looking for some Indian food in the Island. Sad part is the behaviour by the staff.They refused to take an order first for two rotis and a dal for my dad who is a diabetic....More

Thank Nazir1974
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Truly professional staff, equisite atmosphere and great food. This comes highly recommended if you are in the Shanklin area

Thank Goaty2
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Whenever we are in the isle of Wight we pop into this delicious restaurant. Food is always good, staff friendly. Food is very good with good selection at reasonable prices.

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Some awful reviews on here but we had a takeaway whilst on holiday (our firat ever visit) and service was very good and the food superb. Tandori mixed grill was amazing and my wife's house special teceived a rave review.

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Concerned this has just received a zero rating for hygiene. This is the worst you can get. Thought would be worth raising awareness so visitors know. I hope they resolve this, but no restaurant should fall that low in hygiene.

3  Thank Glynis M
Reviewed 20 November 2015

The 2 main courses I ordered tasted almost identical: more like a soup in consistency than a curry. The vegetable curry had 2 small pieces of potato and a few green beans and virtually nothing else discernable. The Lamb Captain Pathill had a few strips...More

1  Thank Inncomunicado V
Reviewed 15 November 2015

The Purple Mango is not what it once was, I'm afraid we have had one too many mistakes with Take Away food either being the wrong dish all together or meat being replaced with potatoes. No matter how long the staff tell you collection will...More

1  Thank Pierro_uk
Reviewed 9 November 2015

In Shanklin we have two half decent Indian Restaurants and during winter they both offer a banquet meal deal. Last week had tried Jasmine's and went to go there again with a couple of friends. Unfortunately for us, they were fully booked and so we...More

1  Thank Isle-o-Wighty
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Groups, Child-friendly
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  • Address: 56 High Street, Shanklin PO37 6JN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Shanklin
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