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) #24 of 100 Restaurants in Rochester $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
153 Maidstone Road, Rochester ME1 1RR, England
+44 1634 847847
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“curry” (24 reviews)
“chicken” (12 reviews)
“best indian” (26 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
153 Maidstone Road, Rochester ME1 1RR, England
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Reviewed today

Been using this restaurant for years now and it never disappoints the meal was so good last night I had to write a review .we ate upstairs which has a different menu to downstairs and the flavours where out of this world staff were great...More

1  Thank Timmorley
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very smart interior and attentive staff. The menu is as vast as it is varied. Best to book as it is a popular eating place.

1  Thank Phil R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For those who appreciate quality dining experience, no ordinary "curry". Layers of flavours on every dish and five stars service, the grill had just a tiny hint of charcoal that I cannot remember having tasted so subtle before, just brilliant. Make sure you book upstairs.

1  Thank GaglianoLeonardo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for dinner following a change of plan. Initially we had planned to go to the Mecca of Indian restaurants [Jerusalem for the Christians ;-) ] ie Brick Lane. The Shozna has always had a very good reputation but this is the first...More

1  Thank Pip G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a meal last night in the fine dining area upstairs. Very impressed with the upstairs. Again to night every thing was so slow it took a hour before we got our food and everyone was getting fed up. Told could not get a table...More

1  Thank philip g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were friendly and welcoming. The service was great and the food superb. The family had a very enjoyable meal

1  Thank lesheard
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Booked for the reputation and was not disappointed. Service was great and attentive even though it was a busy night. The menu was extensive and had different dishes from the norm. prices was good. certain to return as we intend to book upstairs next time...More

1  Thank ianyKent
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We're first timers and were pleasantly surprised, after reading some negative reviews we were slightly nervous but glad we went to see for ourselves. Walked in 15 minutes late but was greeted by very welcoming staff and taken to our table. Food took around 30...More

1  Thank LauraKing94
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

This place never fails to deliver. The customer service can sometimes be a bit dry-would be nice to have some sort of recognition having been in there so many times. However, the food is on par with another Indian in Sidcup called Moghul. The food...More

1  Thank Maria S
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Stay well away from this so called restaurant Found the staff very very rude the food was very very poor better of going to the kebab shop rushed with our food as soon as we paid was rushed to leave the table so stay away...More

2  Thank Emch1971
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amanda w
Agree 100% was awful rude staff etc
5 February 2017|
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Response from amanda w | Reviewed this property |
Awful arent they? Because you win a few awards for your cooking doesnt forgive you for lack of customer service. I will never go there again would sooner spend my cash supporting an alternative local business.
Roberta R
Do you have halal food?
26 August 2016|
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Response from ktb923 | Reviewed this property |
I dont know the answer you may need to check the menu online or check with restaurant direct
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
05:30 - 00:00
05:30 - 00:00
05:30 - 00:00
05:30 - 00:00
05:30 - 00:00
05:30 - 00:00
05:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 153 Maidstone Road, Rochester ME1 1RR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 847847
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