Ashoka Tandoori Restaurant, located in Bridgend town centre, South Wales. Providing you with exquisite Indian cuisine, with a range of dishes from India, Bangladesh & Pakistan.  -  Home Page  About Us  Contact Us  Where We Are  Menu

HOURS OF OPENING

Mon
12pm - 2.00pm
5.30pm - 11pm

Tuesday
Closed

Wed
Lunch - Closed
5.30pm - 11pm

Thurs
12pm - 2.00pm
5.30pm - 11pm

Fri
Lunch - Closed
5.30pm - 12am

Sat
12pm - 2.00pm
5.30pm - 12am

Sun
Lunch - Closed
5.30pm - 11pm

Telephone Orders Welcome
Tel: 01656 650678
or 01656 768204
Our cuisine

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Our Menu

Fine Indian DiningThese are our menu sections, please select a section to go directly to that part of the menu.

Starters

Chicken or Aloo Chat (v)
Small pieces of chicken or potaotes, spiced with slightly medium sauce.
£3.50
Chicken or Prawn Puree
Succulent chicken or prawn spiced & cooked with a deep fried wholemeal bread.
£3.50
Prawn Cocktail
Succulent prawn in our own mayonaise.
£2.80
Onion Bahji (v)
Thinly sliced onions, grain flour & herbs shaped into round cakes, fried in ghee.
£2.90
Samosa (v)
Triangular shaped savoury filled with spicy meat or vegetables.
£2.90
Chicken or Lamb Tikka
Tender pieces of chicken or lamb, marinated & spiced, barbecued over flaming charcoal with skewers.
£3.80
Tandoori Chicken (1/4)
Marinated in yoghurt and special herbs & cooked over charcoal.
£3.50
Sheek Kebab
Minced meat with herbs & spices, skewered and barbecued.
£3.50
Shami Kebab
Minced cutlets spiced with special herbs, fried in ghee.
£3.50
Reshmi Kebab
Minced cutlets, spiced with special herbs, fried in ghee, covered with omelette.
£3.80
Chana Chatpati (v)
Boiled chick peas and potatoes mixed with spices served dry.
£2.50
Vegetable or Prawn Pakoras (v)
Mixed vegetable or prawn mixed with gram flour, spices, deep fried in oil.
£3.00
Tandoori King Prawn
King sized prawns marinated & cooked in the tandoor over charcoal flames.
£9.00
Kebab Platter
Diced lamb & bonless morsels of chicken marinated in yoghurt & spices barbecued over flaming charcoal on skewers.
£4.50
Sonali Fry
Whitebait golden fried with chilli and spices.
£4.50
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Set Meals

Special Royal Thali (4 People)
Start with kebab platter, spiced papadums,, chicken tikka masala, meat dhansak, sag prawn, chana chicken, muchroom masala, bhindi masala, cauliflower masala, special fried rice & nan.
£63.00
Special Royal Thali (2 People)
Start with kebab platter, spiced papadums, chicken tikka masala, meat dansak, mushroom masala, cauliflower masala, special fried rice & nan.
£35.00
Vegetarian Thali (2 People) (v)
Start with veg pakora, plain popadums, mushroom masala, sag paneer, bhindi masala, aloo gobu, nan & vegetable rice.
£25.00
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Chef's Own Special Recipes

Meat or Chicken Shatkora
Lamb or chicken cooked with shatkora (kind of Bangladeshi citrus) in an aromatic, medium spiced sauce.
£11.00
Meat or Chicken Naga
Lamb or chicken cooked with Naga ( Naga is a Bagladeshi extra red hot chilli). Served in an extra hot sauce.
£11.00
King Prawn Shahjani
Two whole king prawns marinated in various spices, cooked with capsicum, tomatoes & onions. Served medium.
£16.00
Lamb or Chicken Shirazi
Thinley sliced lamb or chicken marinated in spices with whole cloves of garlic & green chillies. Served spicy hot.
£11.00
Honey Chicken
Strips of Chicken cooked in honey, capsicum, onions, mushroom, tomatoes & asparagus. Marinated in very light spice, served mild & sweet.
£11.00
Boal Fish Mazala
Seasoned & pan fried Bangladeshi fish (similar to cod) spiced with chef's own recipe & garnished.
£13.00
Salmon Fish Masala
Seasoned, pan fried fresh river salmon. Piced with chef's own recipe & garnished. Served with choice of sauces.
£13.00
Chicken Akbary
Tandoori baked chicken cooked in fresh herbs and spices with a medium sauce.
£11.00
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Specialities from the Tandoor

FROM NORTH INDIA AND THE NORTH WEST FRONTIER All dishes are served with salad
Tandoori Chicken
Spring chicken marinated in yoghurt with delicate herbs & spices barbequed over flaming charcoal with skewers.
£7.00
Chicken or Lamb Tikka
Tender pieces of chicken or lamb marinated in yoghurt & spices barbequed over flaming charcoal on skewers.
£7.50
Chicken or Lamb Shashlik
Tender pieces of chicken or lamb marinated over charcoal with onions, tomatoes, green peppers & mushrooms.
£9.00
Sheek Kebab
Finely minced meat with various spices & herbs, barbequed on skewers.
£6.50
Mixed Tandoori
Marinated mixture of tandoori chicken, chicken tikka, sheek kebab, lamb tikka & served with nan bread.
£11.00
Tandoori King Prawn
King sized prawn marinated & cooked in the Tandoor oven charcoal flame.
£17.00
Chicken Tikka Stir Fry
Tender pieces of chicken marinated and cooked over charcoal with onions, tomatoes, green peppers, garlic & ginger
£11.00
Kebab Platter
Diced lamb & boneless morsels of chicken marinated in yoghurt & spices barbequed over flaming charcoal on skewers.
£8.50
Tandoori Supreme
Suprising mixture of chicken & lamb tikka, king prawns, green peppers, onions, mushrooms, tomatoes, served with masala sauces and nan bread.
£16.00
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Original Balti Specialities

Original Chicken or Meat Balti
Tender pieces of chicken or meat cooked with green chillies, various spices & herbs, served in an iron skillet.
£7.50
Chicken Tikka Balti
Barbequed boneless chicken cooked onions, capsicums, cumin seeds, fresh coriander & green chillies, served in an iron skillet.
£8.50
Chicken or Meat Sag Balti
Tender pieces of chicken or meat cooked with spinach, onion, capsicums, cumin seeds, fresh coriander & green chilli in a spicy sauce, served in an iron skillet.
£8.50
Chicken or Meat Mushroom Balti
Tendr pieces of chicken or meat cooked with mushrooms, onion, capsicums, cumin seeds, fresh coriander & green chilli in a spicy sauce, served in an iron skillet.
£8.50
Chicken or Meat Vegetable Balti
Tender pieces of chicken or meat cooked with mixed vegetables, onion, capsicum, cumin seeds, fresh corriander & green chilli in a spicy sauce, served in an iron skillet.
£8.50
Prawn Balti Speciality
Prawns flavoured with various fresh herbs & cooked with onions, capsicums, cumin seeds, fresh coriander & green chilli in a spicy sauce, served in an iron skillet.
£9.00
Lahore Balti Speciality
Exotic marination of meat, chicken, prawns cooked with onions, capsicums, cumin seeds, fresh coriander & green chilli in a spicy sauce, served in an iron skillet.
£9.50
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Biryani Dishes

Prawn Biryani
Saffron flavoured basmati rice cooked with shrimps & spices, served with vegetable curry.
£9.50
King Prawn Biryani
King prawn cooked with saffron flavoured basmati rice & spices, served with vegetable curry.
£15.00
Chicken Tikka Biryani
Tandoori baked diced chicken, cooked with saffron flavoured basmati rice & spices, served with special vegetable curry sauce.
£11.00
Chicken or Meat Biryani
Tender pieces of chicken or meat cooked with saffron flavoured basmati rice & spices, served with vegetable curry.
£9.00
Tandoori Chicken Biryani
Pieces of boneless tandoori chicken cooked in saffron flavoured basmati rice & spices, served with special vegetable curry.
£11.00
Vegetable Biryani (v)
Mixed vegetables cooked with saffron flavoured rice & spices, served with vegetable curry.
£8.00
House Biryani Special
Chicken, meat, prawns cooked with saffron flavoured basmati rice & spices, served with vegetable curry sauce.
£12.00
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Seafood Dishes

Prawn Curry
Prawns cooked in sauce of your choice: MEDIUM, MADRAS OR VINDALOO.
£7.00
Prawn Bhuna
Prawns browned in  onions, cooked in medium spices served fairly dry.
£7.80
Prawn Pathia
Prawns cooked in slightly sweet/sour & hot with tomatoes in a thick sauce.
£7.80
Prawn Dhansak
Prawns cooked in slightly sweet/sour & hot with thick lentil sauce.
£7.80
Prawn Du Piazza
Prawns cooked in medium spiced sauce with onions & green peppers.
£7.80
Prawn Sag
Prawns cooked with fresh spinach & herbs in clarified butter.
£7.80
Prawn Korma
Prawns flavoured with herbs cooked with mild spices in a creamy sauce.
£7.80
King Prawn Curry
King prawns cooked in sauce of your choice: MEDIUM, MADRAS OR VINDALOO.
£12.00
King Prawn Bhuna
King prawns browned in onions cooked in medium spices, served fairly dry.
£13.50
King Prawn Pathia
King prawn cooked in slightly sweet/sour & hot with tomatoes in thick sauce.
£13.50
King Prawn Dhansak
King prawns cooked in slightly sweet/sour & hot with thick lentil sauce.
£13.50
King Prawn Jalfrezi
King prawns cooked in a blend of exotic spices & green chillies.
£13.50
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Indian Regional Dishes

Chicken or Lamb Tikka Masala
Tandoori baked boneless chicken or diced lamb cooked in oriental spices & tomatoes.
£8.50
Tandoori Chicken Masala
Pieces of boneless tandoori chicken cooked in oriental spices & tomatoes.
£8.50
Chicken or Meat Jalfrezi
Tender chicken or meat cooked in a blend of exotic spices & fresh green chillies.
£8.00
Chicken Tikka Bhuna
Tandoori baked boneless chicken marinated in fresh ground spices & herbs.
£8.00
Chicken or Meat Chilli Masala
Chicken or meat cooked in spices, with fresh ginger, a touch of garlic & green chillies.
£8.00
Karahi Chicken or Meat
Medium hot chicken or meat cooked in spices & herbs, tossed in an iron Karahi (souk).
£8.50
Chana Chicken or Meat
Boneless chicken or meat cooked with chick peas in a medium sauce.
£8.00
Murghi Masala
Pieces of boneless tandoori chicken cooked with minced meat, herbs & spices in a creamy sauce.
£8.00
Chicken or Meat Tikka Karahi
Tender chicken or meat seasoned in spices & cooked with onions & capsicums, tossed in an iron karahi.
£8.80
Chicken or Meat Badam Passanda
Chicken or meat marinated in yoghurt & cooked with mild spices, cream & nuts.
£8.00
Chicken Makhani
Barbequed boneless chicken flavoured with herbs, cooked with tomatoes & spices in a creamy sauce.
£8.00
Chicken Nowabi
Mildly spiced chicken cooked with almonds& cream. A princely dish.
£8.00
Chicken Kashmiri
Chicken flavoured with herbs cooked with mild spices & selected fruits in a creamy sauce.
£8.00
Tandoori King Prawn Masala
Tandoori baked king sized prawns simmered in oriental spices & tomatoes.
£15.00
Chicken or Meat Darjeeling
Boneless chicken or meat cooked in a blend of exotic spices & topped with onion rings.
£8.00
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Poultry & Meat Dishes

Chicken or Meat Curry
Tender pieces of chicken or meat cooked in sauce of your choice: MEDIUM, MADRAS OR VINDALOO.
£6.50
Chicken or Meat Bhuna
Pieces of chicken or Meat marinated with fresh ground spices, served fairly dry.
£7.00
Chicken or Meat Korma
Chicken or meat flavoured with herbs cooked with mild spices in a creamy sauce.
£7.00
Chicken or Meat Du Piazza
Tender pieces of chicken or meat in a medium spiced sauce with onions & green peppers.
£7.50
Chicken or Meat Pathia
Slightly hot, sweet & sour cooked with tomatoes & green peppers.
£7.50
Chicken or Meat Rogan
Tender pieces of chicken or meat cooked with tomatoes & green peppers.
£7.50
Chicken or Meat Dhansak
Slightly sweet & sour & hot cooked with lentil sauce.
£7.50
Chicken or Meat Saag
Tender pieces of chicken or meat cooked with fresh spinach in clarified butter.
£7.50
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Vegetable Side Dishes (v)

Any vegetable dish can be ordered as a main for £5.50

Please note: Any dishes with mushrooms 50p extra
Vegetable Curry
Mixed vegetables cooked with aromatic spices in a rich curry sauce.
£3.50
Tarka Dal
Creamy lentils cooked in butter & spices served with brown garlic & fresh coriander.
£3.50
Chana Masala
Chick peas cooked in butter, fresh herbs & spices.
£3.50
Vegetable Masala
Mixed vegetables cooked in butter with tomatoes, onions & green peppers, served dry.
£3.50
Bhindi Masala
Ladies fingers (okra) cooked in butter with onions & spices.
£3.50
Brinjal Masala
Fresh aubergines cooked with tomatoes, green peppers, onions, coriander in a medium spice.
£3.50
Aloo Gobi
Fresh cauliflower, sauted potatoes cooked dry with chopped tomatoes & green peppers in medium spices.
£3.50
Sag Aloo
Spicy combination of spinach & potatoes.
£3.50
Sag Masala
Spinach cooked with tomatoes, onions & spices.
£3.50
Sag or Matar Paneer
Freshly made curd cheese cooked with spinach or peas in a medium spicy sauce.
£3.50
Bombay Aloo
Potatoes cooked in herbs & spices served dry.
£3.50
Mushroom Masala
Mushrooms cooked with onions, tomatoes & spices.
£3.50
Cauliflower Masala
Fresh cauliflower cooked with tomatoes, onions & served dry.
£3.50
Vegetable Samber
Cooked with aromatic spices & lentils in a thick sweet & sour sauce.
£3.50
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Garlic for You

Garlic promotes good health in the following ways: Garlic bulbs have healing properties - antiviral & anti bacterial. the bulbs are rich in vitamin A, B1 & C. Daily dose may help lower plood pressure & cholesteral.
Garlic Chicken Tikka
£8.00
Garlic Chicken or Meat Jalfrezi
£8.50
Garlic Chicken Tikka Masala
£9.00
Garlic Chicken Tikka Karahi
£9.30
Garlic Chicken Karahi
£8.50
Garlic Fried Rice (v)
£3.90
Garlic Mushroom Rice (v)
£4.20
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Seven Spices of Goa

Chicken or Meat Zafrani
Cooked with fresh ginger, green chilli & coriander in a theck spicy sauce with golden crispy garlic & onion topping.
£9.00
Chicken or Meat Komla
Cooked in a rich orange flavoured sauce with fresh herbs and spices, garnished with slice of orange.
£9.00
Jhinga Caldeen
King prawn with herbs & spices, coconut cream, lemon juice, fresh garlic, green chilli & coriander in a spicy sauce.
£14.00
Chicken or Meat Cafreal
A hot & spicy dish, cooked with coconut cream, lemon juices, fresh garlic, ginger, chilli & coriander in a spicy sauce.
£9.00
Chicken or Meat Shakuti
A fiery hot dish, Tandoori baked chicken or meat cooked slightly sweet with coconut cream & exotic spices.
£9.00
Chicken or Meat Goa
Meat or chicken pieces cooked in aromatic spices & fresh coriander. Medium hot.
£8.00
Goa Vegetable ( v)
Spicy vegetable cooked with various herbs in coconut cream.
£7.50
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Rice & Breads Etc.

Plain Boiled Rice
£2.50
Pilao Rice
Basmati
£3.20
Special Fried Rice
Rice with peas & egg.
£3.50
Lemon Rice
£3.50
Mushroom Rice
Fried with mushrooms.
£3.80
Sweet Muglai Rice
Almond, sultana & coconut.
£3.80
Keema Rice
Fried with mince meat.
£3.80
Nan
Leavened bread freshly baked.
£2.50
Keema Nan
Leavened bread, stuffed with minced meat & spices.
£3.20
Peshwari Nan
Leavened bread, stuffed with almonds & sulatanas.
£3.20
Cheese & Garlic Nan
Leavened bread, stuffed with cheese & garlic.
£3.20
Kulcha Nan
Leavened bread, stuffed with vegetables.
£3.00
Garlic Nan
Leavened bread topped with garlic.
£3.00
Chappati
Whole wheat bread prepared house style.
£1.00
Paratha
A lightly fried layered bread.
£2.20
Stuffed Paratha
Stuffed with vegetables & spices.
£2.50
Riathia
A yoghurt mixed with chopped onions & cucumber.
£1.00
Plain Papadum
Thin & crispy appetiser.
£0.70
Masala Papadum
Spicy appetiser.
£0.80
Chutney Tray
£2.50
Portion of Chips
£2.50
Spicy Chips
£3.50
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Tel: 01656 650678