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New Shad

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Reviews (131)
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All reviews rice pistachio chicken chicken tikka dansak poppadoms bread banquet night restaurant for years were seated promptly the food is great indian restaurant friendly atmosphere best indian lovely meal dishes ade ali caroline
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you’re looking for the best Indian food and service, The Shad is the place to go. Thanks to Ali and the team for yet another fantastic meal. You guys are just the best. Thanks

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TimFromFrindsbury
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here tonight for a meal for ade birthday great place so local for us been using this place for roughly 14 years food lovely as always great friendly staff

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This has been a reliable curry house for a while now so you can imagine my disappointment when on a visit this week, the food I ordered was a complete train wreck. For a starter I ordered a joint of tandoori chicken which has always...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kennedys7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We haven’t been for a while but only due to ill health in the family. Went for a takeaway Friday and it was as good as ever! So good that we went back to eat in on Saturday. Love the fact that the staff are...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gullinghamgirl
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Just been out for a lovely meal.. service was lovely and the food is great... not been for a while so did not know what to expect. However they treated us lovely no pressure meals came on time and it’s no stress with kids as...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Suzanna H
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

The food was excellent as always , staff are great with the customers and very friendly . Nothing is to much trouble in this Restaraunt, I would rate it as one of the best in the area.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bill S
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Amazing food especially the rice dishes. Perfect for special needs as well like extra spicy food. Absolutely amazing customer service with very friendly waiters that liven up the atmosphere and serve well. Worth while for a nice evening to relax.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nabiul A
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

Food was 1st class, best dansak I’ve had and service was very friendly, polite and attentive, would highly recommend

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Anitaboom67
Reviewed 14 December 2018

Friendly and welcoming. Have been a patron for many years and have tried others but always come back to the New Shad. Food is cooked to order and drinks are not overpriced. Always a friendly atmosphere and do not have to drive so look forward...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bobb019
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely meals on Wednesday looking forward to return visit . Food was amazing. Service was brilliant as always. Thanks to Ali and everyone else Teresa

Date of visit: December 2018
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