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Lasun

50 Dean Road, South Shields NE33 4DZ, England
0191 454 5111
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Ranked #28 of 133 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
Colchester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

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

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

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
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We are regular visitors to the Lasun, always find the food very good, but the last two visits we have found the service poor. The manager has been very negative certainly not welcoming, this Friday he completely ignored us & left us standing at the door. He seemed to be more pleasant to a group of men, not to three... More

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Tyne and Wear
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

6 of us went to eat at this restaurant. The food and price was very good, and the service was very friendly and attentive. I prefer other Indian restaurants in the town but that is my choice.

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South Shields, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We went early Sunday evening for my mother's birthday as it is her favourite restaurant in South Shields. The staff are very attentive and informative. After the obligatory popadoms and pickles. We ordered peaz lamb chops for starters. Which are fantastic basically melt in the mouth tandoori lamb chops with delicate sauces with a little kick. They have all the... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

I have been many times to Lasun and every time it's been a first class experience. The staff are always warm and friendly, they always recognise me and suggest different dishes according to my tastes. The food is great. The only negative for me is that I always feel like having an Indian!!

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england
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

I have been to all Indian restaurants in South Shields, and I have got to say I have never been disappointed within Lasun. The Staff are all very friendly and my meal tonight was beautiful! As were the rest of the meals purchased. The mixed kebab starter is just the best!!! This is the whole family's favourite restaurant so will... More

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

I am sorry to say this but after all this is my opinion, went on Saturday evening with my husband we had to wait one hour for our starter and a total of one and a half hour for our main meal. I ordered a prawn dish I am it was shrimps and rice was stuck to the plate because... More

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