Indian Restaurants in Gateshead 

The people of North East England love a good curry, which is why there are so many excellent Indian restaurants in Gateshead. Whether you fancy an authentic curry made using freshly ground spices, or something a little milder and more delicately flavoured, there’s a restaurant to suit every taste and budget in this corner of the North East.

There are Indian restaurants all over Gateshead, from the Intu Metrocentre to the Angel of the North so, whatever you’re getting up to during your visit, you’ll still be able to find some top-quality Indian food. Of course, the options we’ve listed here are just a few of the eateries in the area, so take a look at our complete guide to the best restaurants in Gateshead to find a whole variety of different cuisines.


Saji’s ·

Sunderland Road, Gateshead, NE10 0AR

If you’re on the hunt for a good meal near Gateshead Stadium, Saji’s is the place to go. This traditional, family-run Indian restaurant has a wide selection of authentic Punjabi and Kashmiri cuisine, including plenty of options for vegetarian diners. Owner Saji and his family have over 15 years’ experience in the restaurant trade, and it certainly shows: both the food and the service are second to none. It’s very popular with the locals, so booking is recommended.


Jashn ·

Jashn, Swalwell, Whickham Bank, NE16 3BP

If you’ve spent the day shopping at the Intu Metrocentre, chances are you’ll be ready for a delicious feast, and that’s exactly what you’ll find at Jashn. Located just a three-minute drive from Gateshead’s famous shopping centre, this incredibly popular Indian restaurant serves a variety of classic curries, Balti dishes, and house specials, all prepared using the finest and freshest ingredients. Their cooking has even been recognised by a number of prestigious awards over the years, including the English Curry Awards.


Chutneys ·

Ilfracombe House, Back Row, Whickham, NE16 4AB

If you’re looking for a reasonably priced Indian meal after a busy day exploring the grounds at Gibside, try Chutneys. You’ll find all your favourite curries on the menu, made using spices that are freshly ground in the kitchen. The staff are extremely attentive and will really go out of their way to make your visit special. If you’re sensitive to spice or have any special requirements, they’ll be more than happy to accommodate your wishes.


Namaste Restaurant and Club Prosecco Lounge ·

Street Gate, Sunniside, Gateshead, NE16 5ES

If you want to dine in style, pay a visit to Namaste, in Sunniside. Not only does this incredibly stylish restaurant serve award-winning Indian food, but it also has its very own prosecco lounge, where you can sip a fresh glass of bubbly before your meal. The décor is every bit as elegant as you’d expect from a luxurious restaurant like this, and the atmosphere is lively, which makes it the perfect choice for celebrating a birthday or anniversary during your stay.