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The Massala

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Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Halal, Bangladeshi
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118 Borough Road, Middlesbrough TS1 2ES, England
01642 250145
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6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here in a Tuesday night, and the place was empty. The place is clean, and well furnished. Staff were friendly and efficient. The curry was very nice, I had a chicken madras . It was a large portion with loads of chicken in it. Would I go again ? Yes.

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Thank Geoff M
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

short walk here from holiday in , what a nice bunch of guys working there , and the curry was right up there with the best huge menu 4 of us eat there and all agrred it was awesome ...papadums with the pickles tray and full meals , if you like curry ? pay this place a visit perfect Vindaloo,... More 

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1 Thank Clynt W
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

If you haven't tried the Thursday evening special menu for under a tenner you should give this a go. Great value

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1 Thank Martoncurryclub
Horsham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

Restaurant - good layout, clean, nice feel Service - professional and polite Food - ordered curry, cobra, peshwani nann, pilau rice £16.60 Taste - great flavours, hot food when served, presentation good. Quantity - large nann, not too many chunks of lamb which was a shame, normal rice serving Overall - Good enjoyed. √ 7.5/10

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Thank Mmm_72_70
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

Me and my family visited Massala last week. We all enjoyed it. The food was amazing, excellent service .we will be going back again

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Thank sajid h
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Hi we are always visit The Massala restaurant because its like our house and last visit very good meal and good service

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Thank keethswaran
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

We been to the Massla last Wednesday, and the food was amazing and the service was excellent too. Lamb Birayni and garlic prawn puri was class, so tasty and delicious. Definitely visiting the restaurant again. See you there soon

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Thank Alan-Jones-MCFC
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

i have find this restaurant the best among all of them. As I'm from India so i was founding the restaurant which provide with the same Indian flavour this restaurant really doesn't make me feel away from country. As curries was really fabulous and delicious too. i have to say this restaurant is the finest restaurant in Middlesbrough. Even when... More 

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1 Thank Sanchit A
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

We have changed Curry Houses, under the advice of our neighbours, and found a right gem. We have tried most of the curry houses in Middlesbrough and found this to be the best. Just the spicy taste, texture and quality of the food has made us choose a New Favourite curry. Am sure it will change in the future but... More 

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1 Thank Swisst8
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Worst Indian we have ever had, ordered korma sauce and pilau rice and a chicken biriyani with 2 peshwari naan breads. Korma was very spicy and had an aftertaste of chemicals, biriyani was far too spicy amd the naan breads didn't appear fully cooked and again had a chemical aftertaste. I couldn't rate badly enough, will be reporting to food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $14
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Pakistani, Halal, Bangladeshi
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Borough Road, Middlesbrough TS1 2ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Middlesbrough
  • Phone Number: 01642 250145

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?