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206-210 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
+44 191 456 1811
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“jeera” (126 reviews)
“poppadoms” (38 reviews)
“curry” (67 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
206-210 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Went for a meal to celebrate my birtday and my husband and i 38th wedfing anniversary, the meal was beautiful and glamorus surroundings with very courteous staff. We will return again soon.

Thank LesleyS1958
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Food amazing, lovely decorated and staff friendly and polite. This Amy have won me over as the best on ocean road although all are very close.

Thank SteveLorro
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Sadly I am old enough to remember flock wallpaper, amongst other dubious attributes. South Shields now has such a choice of excellent eateries, reflecting the twenty first century and Zeera is up there with the best. The decor sparkles, the service is excellent and the...More

Thank 6tonyst
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

A group of 6 of us enjoyed poppadoms and pickles, various starters and mains. Nothing left by anyone says it all really ! I enjoyed a chicken tikka chilli balti but would have preferred a bit hotter and stronger flavours. First time I tried their...More

Thank Ian P
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

After the great North Run this was a lovely restaurant to stumble into. We had to wait almost 20 mins, but they catered for 8 of us and served us quickly. Least to say, the staff were NOT as good as the food. The food...More

Thank Thereyouglow
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

We went here with friend's for the first time on Tuesday night, must say the food and the service was fab...however, when our friend came to pay for the food and drinks they had over charged us nearly £20......which isn't a lot I know but...More

Thank GlennandLeeanneDefty
Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

Having visited most if not all the restaurant on Ocean road over many years and this one in the past, it was very disappointing that the food was just so bland, not just my dish but all the guys on our table said the same...More

Thank pinder35onholiday
Reviewed August 17, 2017

My wife and I have known the proprietor Shah Choudary for many years. His ambition of owning his own restaurant is fulfilled at Zeera. It is a contemporary modern restaurant with dishes to match. The decor is delightful, the staff are polite and efficient. The...More

Thank Ken W
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely time here. Friends had the great value set menu for a tenner, delicious. Would definitely recommend the Monk Fish curry, beautiful.

Thank Tooch38
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Lovely meal with family. A very upmarket Indian, so not the cheapest but it was definitely with it! Friendly staff. Will definitely return.

Thank Lemonie_h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $33
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206-210 Ocean Road, South Shields NE33 2JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  South Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 456 1811
This family business attracts discerning diners from across the region who come to enjoy the excellent cuisine lovingly prepared by North East Curry Chef of theYear winner Kohinoor Choudhury.With help from brothers Shahanoor and Abadur, Kohinoor prepares the most sumptuous Indian dishes that blend ethnic cuisine with a modern and progressive presentational twist.Situated at the heart of SouthTyneside's famous curry 'capital' of Ocean Road, Zeera recently doubled in size to copewith demand. Shahanoor said: "We have asimple philosophy which is to convey our passion for superb food and top customer service.We cater for a range of tastesfrom traditional curry favourites to imaginative and creative dishes from our A la Carte menu."We make no compromises on our food which is why we continue to attract diners from across the North East.We love what we do and enjoy keeping our customers happy time and time again."Zeera now offers a unique and memorable eating out experience for up to 80 people in two adjoining luxurious and contemporary Bollywood-style dining areas.Opening TimesSunday- Thursday: 5:30PM - 12AMFriday & Saturday: 5:30PM - 1M
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