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Leigh Tandoori

Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
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97 Leigh Road | Leigh-on-sea, Southend-on-Sea SS9 1JL, England
01702 476935
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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95 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Following bad hygiene reports from our usual haunt we tried here Wow we should have tried here before as the food was in a different league and the service also very good and value for money. We have a new Venue for our monthly get together now

Thank PhilSIDC
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

We visited the restaurant on a Bank Holiday Saturday as a family get together and the meal was ruined by terrible management/service. We had a table booked for 8pm and having arrived on time were told to wait. Fifteen minutes later, another group entered the restaurant, and asked for a table despite not booking, and were seated immediately! At 8.20pm... More 

Thank Simon B
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63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here on a number of occasions when visiting friends in the area but will not return after our visit at the weekend The staff appeared uninterested, unable to deal with orders and other than the carry out orders going out the door the diners were left waiting for there orders to be taken and put on the table... More 

Thank jeanscot
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103 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

I turned up at this restaurant early I was the first one there my friends met me and within half an hour there wasn't an empty table The service was good the food was ok and very reasonable I Would come back However not my best Indian in Leigh But clearly very popular

Thank Paula Ellie W
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

Went on a Saturday at about 7pm with my wife and our 9 year old daughter. After ordering, we waited over an hour and still no food. After being told it would be "5 minutes" about 10 minutes earlier, I spoke with the manager. I told him we'd be waiting for an hour and 5 minutes for our food, and... More 

Thank ohfrenny
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

We've never eat in the restaurant but we've had takeaway from here on a number of occasions and it has always been very good quality and very reasonably priced. The staff are friendly on the phone and delivery times are good.

Thank Jarrod G
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

We have visited 3 times in as many months and each time the service and food have been very good. Relaxed family restaurant, happy to adapt dishes to your particular preferences, nicely spiced food and quality meat. The prawn balti was particularly delicious with a rich sauce and just cooked prawns, we chose chapati over nan bread and also tried... More 

Thank danithegrill
Southend-on-Sea, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

Been coming to Leigh Tandoori regularly for roughly the last 10 years. I have also visited a VAST number of other Indian restaurants in my time and Leigh Tandoori is certainly right up there. The Chicken Katmandu is to die for, had one last night and still feel happy with myself! The owners Nigel and Tony are always happy to... More 

Thank Edward M
Westcliff on Sea
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185 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016

Been in here once or twice and have had takeaway from here lots of times. Recently we have been trying other indian places in the area on Just Eat that are perhaps a little cheaper but we ordered from here again last Thursday and last night (Sunday) as we remembered how bluddy amazing they are. Definitely the best takeaway around... More 

Thank Eastwood80s
Rogers, Arkansas
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Service was awful. I can't begin to say how terrible the whole experience was. I would highly recommend NEVER going there. They were rude, inattentive, we had to sit and look at dirty tables all through out the meal where someone could have easily taken off the top table cloth. They forgot our starters with no apology and even charged... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$14 - $50
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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

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