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Selsfield Road | Crawley, Turners Hill RH10 4PP, England
+44 1342 716363
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (55 reviews)
“curry” (36 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Selsfield Road | Crawley, Turners Hill RH10 4PP, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great night out at my favourite restaunt tarana, bought my extended family and the loved it, always fantastic hospitality

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time with friends who have been before.It was busy but the atmosphere was lively and the service very good.The menu is varied and offers a good choice.All our dishes were lovely.Everyone on our table enjoyed there food.The restaurant is not your usual curry house...More

1  Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has Bollywood and Belly dancing. So it is a unique experience. The food was only average, clearly I haev eaten better Indian food. THe Bollywood dancers were not that great either. The East Europen girl had much better grace. I think the serivice...More

Thank Mohan N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sixth visit over the years and we really should make it more frequent. Excellent service, setting and food. The Hat Man and the belly dancer were in residence that evening and they added to the experience. The food really is incredible value for money. I...More

1  Thank David T
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Looking at other reviews, I am clearly in the minority here but we had a bad experience at Tarana. It was busy when we went and really very, very noisy - to the point it was difficult to hear the person sitting opposite. The food...More

Thank Marc T
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Where do I even begin. Being originally Croatian ,arriving to U.K. 23 years ago ,never trying Asian food before, I kept trying different restaurants I came to conclusion that I just don't like Asian food. So when Tarana opened around 2009 "in the middle of...More

1  Thank Iva D
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Really pleased with the freshly cooked authentic cuisine here. Very well run family restaurant. Shumon was eager to listen to our specific requirements and ensure we got high quality food. Well done!

1  Thank mk3mk
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Great selection of food. Great decor inside. Very good service. Food was excellent. Also great prices. Very good portion size. Well worth the drive out for this little gem

1  Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I will visit this resturant again good atmosphere good service a bit price but food very tasty the staff very attentive

1  Thank margaret w
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Four of us for a meal. Prebooked table. Shown to table and poppadoms and drinks arrived very promptly. After chasing waiter placed order and food eventually arrived an hour later. Quality and flavour of food was very good but disappointed by the long wait.

Thank Stephen H
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19 October 2016|
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Response from TastTheExotic | Property representative |
Sorry the drinks menu is not published on our website, please e-mail the address on the website and we will be happy to accommodate this for you. Regards, Jahan
13 November 2015|
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Response from TastTheExotic | Property representative |
Dear guests, In answer to your questions, service charge is not compulsory. You can request to have this removed by a manager, as per any similar establishment, if you feel that the service provided was below standard. In... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 32
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Contemporary, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
05:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Selsfield Road | Crawley, Turners Hill RH10 4PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Turners Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 1342 716363
  • E-mail
Tarana is on the site of what was 'Turners' Pub, keeping much of the original external facade. It is only once inside the restaurant, you really appreciate what here, you can explore the stylish, warm and friendly settings we have created to please our guests. Now experience for yourself the exceptional and unique quality we offer by visiting Tarana Restaurant.Our philosophy is simple, it is to transform our passion for Indian food into a totally enjoyable dining experience for our guests. This is achieved by offering a wonderful variety of authentic dishes, presented by attentive staff in a warm and friendly high quality setting.
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