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50 Dean Road, South Shields NE33 4DZ, England
0191 454 5111
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Ranked #28 of 135 Restaurants in South Shields
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: English, Indian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
South Shields, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Food is nice. If it ever arrives. Been here over an hour now just finished starters. Service too slow.

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20 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Absolutely amazing food! Lovely atmosphere too. Would defiantly recommend!! Chicken tikka is a must.

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South Shields, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014 via mobile

We went with friends last weekend, our first visit to the restaurant after having a good take away from here before. Not a bad little place, bit draughty. Waiters were very pleasant but a little slow. Quite a varied menu but still offering the special menu at a good price. Not enough pickles arrived for the poppadoms for 4 people,... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Well away from Ocean Road, this small restaurant has consistently delivered high quality food with many more unusual options on the menu than normal Indian restaurants. Hardly go anwhere else in Shields these days and whenever I do, I always wish I'd just stuck to Lasun. Best lamb chops Ever!!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I was playing call of duty whilst eating food from lasun. It was delicious and exotic. I ate food from there several times during my business visit.

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Thought we might give this small restaurant a try. We booked for later that evening and had a very nice meal. The place was a little noisy as there was a large party in, but that didn't stop us enjoying the meal. Service was good and prices reasonable

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Warm welcome and interested, Humorous staff. Interesting menu, timely service and memorable tastes. Wish we lived nearer!

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Senior Contributor
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38 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

we were served anything approaching the photos uploaded by the management. We were a large party which arrived early to an empty restaurant and then waited an hour for the food to arrive. By this time the kids were hungry and bored, the adults hungry and using alcohol as calories. The wait wasn't long enough. Chicken chat was a bland... More 

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I've been to Lasun on a number of occasions and every time the quality of the meal is excellent. The staff are very welcoming and there is a good selection on the menu. I've tried various curries and my favourite by far for a starter is chicken chat masala - delicious. Various mains are really worth trying especially chicken pathia.... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Not sure where the negative reviews have come from, not sure customers have actually been to the same restaurant as my husband and I, certainly not to this restaurant. Service, especially the manager always pleasant, welcoming and cannot do enough for you. Manager spent a while chatting to us making sure everything was to our standard and satisfactory. Always manage... More 

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Address: 50 Dean Road, South Shields NE33 4DZ, England
Phone Number: 0191 454 5111
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
Cuisine: English, Indian

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