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Sands of Glenfield

60 Station Road | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8BQ, England
+44 116 287 1222
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (7 reviews)
“naan” (4 reviews)
“visited sands” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
60 Station Road | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8BQ, England
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

We've been a couple of times since the new owner took over in February. The food and service are every bit as good. The second time was on a Friday and it was busy but the service still good. The best part is the bar...More

Thank Kevan999
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

This was my first visit to this place...recently changed name to Shahs..on arriving meeting up with our friends the staff seemed very professional. We were taken to our table and the menus were on the table..staff gaves us time to scan the menu to make...More

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed January 13, 2018

It took more than two hours for our food. The food was good but 2 hours is way too long to wait. Plenty of vegetarian options. Friendly service.

Thank Nigel S
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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Exceptional meal by wonderful staff yet again the best Indian restaurant around Leicester very good food and very friendly staff

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Celebrating our eldest daughter buying her first house we decided upon revisiting the restaurant following its refurbishment. To our delight the food was outstanding. The staff were great. Thank you for a lovely evening.

Thank Elaine-Glenfield-
Reviewed December 3, 2017

Sands is an excellent Indian restaurant, and one that we frequently visit. The staff are always so welcoming. The food is excellent and the service second to none. The kitchen is amazing and so well organised, we often pop in to thank the chefs personally.The...More

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed November 25, 2017

I spent nearly £30 on 2 chicken tikka masalas a mushroom rice, a portion of chips, 2 keema nans it came to £28.70 and they kindly gave me 10% off (being sarcastic) The chips were from a frozen packet and were not hot, the nan...More

2  Thank stkrk7
Reviewed November 19, 2017

Decided to use this restaurant because of some good reviews but was extremely disappointed both in the size of portions and the taste. I had a tandoori chicken and if it was a half chicken it must have been the size of a quail, most...More

2  Thank Tom B
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

This has to be one of the best Indian restaurants I have visited in a long time, unlike Chutney Ivy. The coconut rice is devine

Thank PhileasP1
Reviewed October 30, 2017

This place is amazing, very welcoming and the staff can't do enough for you. We all tried something different and we all tried each others food. Absolutely Fabulous. (excuse the pun) Highly recommend and going back soon, to try something different.

Thank steven l
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 Station Road | Glenfield, Leicester LE3 8BQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 287 1222
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