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Leigh Tandoori

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97 Leigh road | Leigh-on-sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1JL, England
01702 476935
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Today
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 31
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Portion gone down!

I've been using this place for 30 plus years. Owned by the same family.. Quality has dipped bait, New surroundings bland & echo! Take aways are the better. Meat in said takeaways getting less? Better take away than most! Nothing Bright RED!

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 20, 2015
K J B
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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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54 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

I've been using this place for 30 plus years. Owned by the same family.. Quality has dipped bait, New surroundings bland & echo! Take aways are the better. Meat in said takeaways getting less? Better take away than most! Nothing Bright RED!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Rude staff! Average food. Completely shocked at how rude all the staff were - they clearly do not care about returning customers. They got our order wrong but continued to act like we had ordered wrong and then tried to charge us more! Will never go back!!!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Service was absolutely terrible, rude staff who were more bothered about standing around doing nothing. Food was nothing above average, would definitely not recommend. 100% will not be returning!

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Four of us went on a busy Friday night. On arrival we were promptly seated and offered beer and papadums. The service was efficient throughout the evening even though the place was crowded. All four main dishes were delicious but the stand out dish was the special Kathmandu hot curry. The final bill was good value too. I would recommend... More 

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England
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48 reviews 48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Decided to go here on a recommendation and was glad I did. The food was excellent, everyone in our party of four said their food was delicious. The only slight niggle I'd have is that we did have to wait a while for our food but it was well worth it when it arrived. Will be visiting again.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

went here with family , staff very friendly and patient while waiting fo take order , my favourite starter is tandori chicken and it didnt disapoint it was perfect flavoursome and tender , all of our mains were delicious .will def return

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127 reviews 127 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Used Leigh Tandoori for a takeaway last night as my usual place has closed down. The order took around 45 mins to arrive which is what they had quoted. The food itself was fine although the portions seemed small compared to other places I have used.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Living in Bishops Stortford which has a number of Indian restaurants my experience of writing in this regard should be fairly reasonable. Unfortunately the staff were excused for being 'very young' but were borderline confrontational-rude doesn't quite cover it, and the service was incredibly slow. I would recommend that you try another restaurant.

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Southend-on-Sea, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I visited with May partner on a Saturday night. We didn't have a reservation but that wasn't a problem and we were quickly taken to a table and were offered drinks, popadoms and a pickle tray. The pickles were fresh and authentic. We both decided to go for dishes on the house menu - both were delicious though the waiter... More 

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great food, great service, excellent value for money. We always go there as part of a large group and are always made to feel valued and welcome. The waiters are efficient and knowledgable, always happy to suggest new things and accommodate everyone- the restaurant always delivers!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 97 Leigh road | Leigh-on-sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1JL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: 01702 476935

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 14 - 50
  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?