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104-106 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JF, England
+44 191 454 8882
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5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 45
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  • 11
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Birthday Meal with friends

Came across this by accident what. A gem inside is really nice and contemporary straight away the staff made you feel very welcome the food and service was second to none and to top it off there was a great atmosphere and on paying the bill very reasonable We will be back

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 20, 2015
Gordonthornton
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County Durham, United Kingdom
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English first
County Durham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Came across this by accident what. A gem inside is really nice and contemporary straight away the staff made you feel very welcome the food and service was second to none and to top it off there was a great atmosphere and on paying the bill very reasonable We will be back

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Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Came up north to celebrate our grandsons 10th birthday. He chose an Indian meal. Arrived at Indigo, on the " curry mile" in South Shields without having booked a table. There were 5 of us. We were warmly welcomed and a table was found for us. Brilliant staff, couldn't have bettered their attitude. Food was excellent, great portions, well presented.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Shields is not spoilt for choice when it comes to Indian cuisine. In 2015 You can trace the history of takeaway food on Ocean Road from multi coloured rice to monotone coloured mains (yellow / orange and brown ) to those fab desserts. You know the ones - pictures of lemon sorbet served in the lemon Itself. The Indigo is... More 

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Nice restaurant glad it's open again lovely curry and nan bread and excellent staff who make you feel welcome

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Durham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We've missed Indigo over the last few months it's been shut. The new refit looks great and the layout is better. Since reopening, there are some new staff but Islam (the owner) is still there. Excellent service from Islam and his staff - the food is even better than before; with a revised menu. We have always been a fan... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

Great food and great service. The Morar Bahar is amazing as always. Love the refurb and great see see my favourite restaurant open again

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

First visit here but not really impressed. Waited ages for our starters, then we waited ages again for our mains. Not sure why as the restaurant was not really that busy. Scallop starter was ok but my vindaloo main was below average. Restaurant was also very cold due to the air con being on to cold a setting. Staff were... More 

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Sunderland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

So pleased this restaurant has re-opened after refurbishment. Meals and service were brilliant even though they are still sourcing more staff.

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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We went for a meal with 6 of us for a birthday. The restaurant is lovely presented and staff were pleasant enough. We bought a Groupon voucher for £10 for a value of £24.95 we ordered the specials of £5.95 each and on top of that we ordered 2 naans, 5 popaddoms and on top of this we had 3... More 

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Islam N, General Manager at Indigo, responded to this review

Hi Wanderboo. Many thanks for taking the time out to write a review on Trip Advisor. I think you may have wrote the review for the wrong restaurant though. Indigo have not been part of any Groupon vouchers since being established. I hope this clears up any confusion. Kind Regards Islam - Manager More 

Jarrow, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

A party of 8 of us visited this restaurant on 19/08/14 and each and everyone one of us were very impressed with the fabulous food served. We all chose the weekday specials, 3 courses for £6.95/£7.95 and the portion sizes were fantastic. We added extras of chips and a variety of naan breads and including drinks our bill was only... More 

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Additional Information about Indigo

Address: 104-106 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JF, England
Phone Number: +44 191 454 8882
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Indian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 104-106 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 454 8882

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:30 pm - 12:00 am

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