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95-97 Church Road, Brighton BN3 2BA, England
+44 1273 734193
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  • Poor15%
  • Terrible25%
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“vindaloo” (3 reviews)
“naan” (2 reviews)
“lamb” (2 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
All hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
95-97 Church Road, Brighton BN3 2BA, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food was really good, enjoyed lamb sag and tikka masala particularly. I like that it’s a proper curry house inside. We were really enjoying the evening but when we came to pay the bill the waiter asked me if I wanted to put an extra...More

Thank Holly_1984
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have tried one or two curry houses on Church Road and have never been disappointed until we visited Ashoka. The service was okay and surroundings typical for curry houses. The issue we had was on the food, Rogan Josh Chicken Tikka had more tomato...More

Thank RobSallisProkopiou
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Went here on recommendation from friends. First of all we didi not receive a polite welcome. It was almost like an inconvenience that customers had turned up! The forst course arrived and was only acceptable. The 6 main courses arrived and can only be described...More

Thank 232neil333
Reviewed 4 November 2017

The Asoka used to be the best restaurants for curry in hove for as long as I can remember, and you always had to book because of this. So we booked for eight of us to go have a meal on Friday night, when we...More

Thank Carolyn M
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Great table service for food and drink. The use of the hot plates on the table keeps your food hot throughout your meal. We all had different curries and all were found to be good quality and authentic taste. The chicken in the Vindaloo and...More

Thank Spacker1953
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

My dad and I decided to come here as he had been going here for years. Popadoms to start with all the chutneys. We then ordered Lamb Korma and Prawn Biriyani with a cheesy Naan. All very good and the portions sizes are big. Our...More

Thank ebonyjameskent
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

As locals, this is our favourite Indian restaurant in Hove. The food is hearty and delicious, the staff consistently friendly and attentive. We always return to the Ashoka for a truly great curry!

Thank Marianne F
Reviewed 23 July 2017

My wife and I recently visited Ashoka and had a great Indian meal. The mixed platter for two as a starter was excellent and the Lamb Tikka was superb as was my wife's Chicken Shaslick. My only negative was the service could have been better,...More

Thank Byron B
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We didn't know much about the restaurants in Hove - and there are plenty to choose from - so we relied upon relatives' local knowledge for our lunch on an overcast day-trip. Needed something to raise our spirits and Ashoka certainly did that. A double-fronted...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Well I have to say that our experience was very different from that of those who have written about surly staff, poor food, and small quantities of rice. We had a warm and friendly greeting from the manager who explained what Taste Card allowed us...More

Thank Lawrence49
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95-97 Church Road, Brighton BN3 2BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Brighton and Hove  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +44 1273 734193
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