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Shahenshah Indian Cuisine

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
187-189 Whitley Road, Whitley Bay NE26 2DN, England
+44 191 253 3854
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (10 reviews)
“gosht” (2 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
187-189 Whitley Road, Whitley Bay NE26 2DN, England
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I last visited this restaurant more than 20 years ago, whilst the décor has changed (for the better) the food is still as good as I remember! We decided on a pickle tray whilst waiting for our mains, which was delivered to the table within...More

Thank KevinnAudrey
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Had a fab time here. Real friendly staff. The food was great. What we didn't eat we took home and ate the next day. Must have been there for the best part of three hours. Apparently we should have tried the Staff Curry. Will do...More

Thank anvilspringstien
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

This has to be the best Indian in Whitley Bay! Great staff - great Management - proper welcome, every time. Top shelf place. Highly recommend.

Thank Billy W
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the Thursday night special last night. The food tasted great and was also incredibly good value for the quality ( and quantity ) of food. Make sure you are super hungry when ordering!

Thank Venus67
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Went back to the North East to see family while there we decided to get a quick takeaway and this was nothing like a quick takeaway. Phoned this restaurant and they said it would be 40 minutes more like an hour and 15 minutes. Staff...More

Thank franksmith45
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Had a spur of the moment meal here on a Sunday evening...were heading towards one of the neighbouring restaurants but the one we selected was very busy.....so went to the much quieter shahensha (dunno why is wasn't packed full itself because the food and service...More

Thank Hollsx2
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Fabulous meal, brilliant service another successful family meal, we have never been disappointed when we visit the Shahenshah. Without doubt the best Indian food in the North East.

Thank TJS39
Reviewed 7 August 2017

What a really great meal we had here last night for our grandsons birthday! Sunday night is a 'set menu' night, but what a terrific menu we were given. The choice was top notch and the service was first class! Thank you to the staff...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We went here with 3 other couples and all had different dishes . The food was again excellent and the staff are so friendly . My favourite restaurant in Whitley Bay .

Thank dixie1959
Reviewed 16 June 2017

A lovely Indian restaurant that I return to time and time again knowing the food is always going to be delicious. The naan bread is the best in the area. Nothing is too much trouble for the friendly staff who like to ensure everything is...More

Thank Juli914
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 187-189 Whitley Road, Whitley Bay NE26 2DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Whitley Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 191 253 3854
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