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Shiplu

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5 Norman Road, Hastings, England
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 21
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    Very good
  • 5
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Unreal meal

Outstanding meal tonight! All the food was fantastic! I enjoyed each course and the staff were all lovely!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
Ruthc1990
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 via mobile

Outstanding meal tonight! All the food was fantastic! I enjoyed each course and the staff were all lovely!

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This is a Great Indian Restuarant with lovely tasting food that has great flavour and lovely fresh ingredients. The staff are friendly and the prices are very good especially on a Thursday or a Sunday where 5 courses are only £10:95! What A bargain. This is, in our opinion the best Indian Restuarant in Hastings, Bexhill & the surrounding area.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The service is great, the food is great and the price is great. The best restaurant in the town, can not recommend this restaurant enough, plenty of choice and great flavours.

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

King prawn silsila to die for. Fabulous service and super, authentic food. Friendly service and always helpful when wanting to try something new.

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

i have been using the shiplu now for 15years and have always enjoyed the good food good service and find it all well priced i especially enjoy the banquet nights on thurs and sunday nights

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Being local I've tried most of the 'Indian' restaurants in St Leonards-on-Sea & Hastings and this is the only one I would recommend. The food is great, the fixed price Thursday & Sunday option is good value and we always have too much to eat, thankfully the friendly staff are more than willing to put what's not eaten into a... More 

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Oxted, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

very nice food friendly staff large portions excellent.i would highly recommend this Indian defiantly worth a visit if your in town

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Battle, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

12 years on ,we are still enjoying fabulous food and lovely service from the Manager and staff at The Shiplu. Our family have celebrated Birthdays, Anniversaries as well as Christmas day lunch, that was wonderful! Their takeaway food is also top quality too. The food is very fresh, and with a great menu there are plenty of dishes to chose... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Been going to this restaurant for years, have tried other restaurant's but they are not nowhere near as good! Food is consistently very very good! very friendly and curtious staff,and nothing is too much trouble if you want something extra or changed :-) And 15% discount on take away collection, would highly recommend this restaurant!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

I thoroughly enjoyed my food. Thank you so much for a great evening. Great food. Great company. Great restaurant

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5 Norman Road, Hastings, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

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