We are now accepting Christmas bookings, please have a look out our Christmas set menu below.

Please call us on 01242 584 544 if you'd like to make a booking! *Minimum booking of 4 people per table.

Welcome to the India Lounge

To all our customers,

After the Government's recent announcement India Lounge are pleased to say we will be re-opening on the 18th of May. Our opening hours will be 5:30PM to 10:30PM, Tuesday to Sunday. We will be operating at a reduced capacity to keep our customers safe, & have also implemented other measures like using disposable menus. We are accepting bookings now, and will have two evening sittings.

Please call us on 01242 584 544 to book a table.

All our love,

Indian Lounge

Welcome to the India Lounge

With room for 100 covers, the India Lounge provides guests with a chance to enjoy superb quality Indian cuisine in a thoroughly relaxed atmosphere at a pace that suits them. With a hint of Regency Cheltenham in its decor, the India Lounge is chic and luxurious, complemented by contemporary artwork, wooden flooring and leather seating.

With a wide selection of fresh Indian classics as well as our own chef's specialities, we are sure to cater for all occasions, from light lunches to large banquets. See our menus for more details.

Latest Testimonials

"The combination of first class ingredients, cooked with skill and flair, results in a delightful dining experience.
I have tried most dishes on the menu and can recommend them all!"

"Had a really enjoyable meal with some interesting and tasty additions. Can particularly recommend the sharing platter starter which was delicious. The dining room was clean and spacious, and the staff very welcoming."

"My wife and I have eaten in many many Indian restaurants over the years (she ate in the original Shahs in Drummond Street in London in the 1950s), and I have no hesitation in placing the India Lounge in the top handful we have eaten in over the years."

"The staff were friendly and smiley, we never waited at all, the food was excellent and the atmosphere was great.
This restaurant is definitely on my list of regular eating places in Cheltenham and I would recommend it to anybody looking for fine indian food in a relaxing atmosphere"

*Recent testimonials from Trip Advisor


We offer a wide variety of takeaway options! Please call us to place an order 01242 584544. 20% discount off our eat in prices

Our banquet menus at the India Lounge are designed to provide our guests with a wide range of meat, seafood and vegetarian dishes at a fraction of the a la carte costs.
All menus can be customised to suit your needs, please contact us or ask at the time of ordering if you would like to discuss a variation of our menus.
minimum 6 people

£17.95 per person

Lamb Kalia
Curry with mushroom and potato
Chicken Tikka Masala
Grilled chicken in satin smooth tomato gravy with fresh cream
Navratan Sabji (V)
Fresh mixed vegetables cooked with pineapple, yoghurt and butter in a creamy mild sauce - mild
Bengal Gosht
Lamb, garlic & chillies with tomatoes, herbs and spices - hot
Bhuna Chingry
Prawns cooked with tomatoes, green pepper and a variety of herbs and spices in a thick sauce
Tandoori Mirchi Chicken
Marinated chicken in a garlic and ginger sauce, garnished with coriander

Pilau Rice
Plain Nan
Sabji Bhajee
Dry mixed vegetables
Mumbai Aloo
Slightly hot and spicy potatoes
Peschwari Nan

£22.95 per person

Chicken Tikka
Succulent chicken marinated with yoghurt & various spices
Onion Bhaji
Crisp onion moulded into sphere mesh then deep fried with gram flour until golden brown
Sheek Kebab
Spiced Lamb minced, moulded onto skewers and tandoored
Main Courses
Pathila Raj
Tender strips of chicken prepared with herbs and spices, including coriander, fresh mint, garlic, yoghurt and butter in a rich and tangy sauce - medium
Chicken Tikka Nawabi
Chicken tikka cooked in yoghurt, coconut and cream with fresh green herbs and spices - mild
North Indian Garlic Lamb
Tender lamb cubes cooked with fresh garlic and green chilli sauce - hot
Simla Red Jhinga
King prawns with garlic, red chilli, herbs and green chilli sauce - hot
Tandoori Mirchi Chicken
Marinated chicken in a garlic & ginger sauce garnished with coriander - hot
Goan Sabji (v)
Fresh mixed vegetables cooked with coriander and chillies, garnished with ginger - hot
Pilau Rice
Plain Nan
Sabji Bhajee
Dry mixed vegetables
Sag Aloo
Spinach & potatoes
Peschwari Nan

Private Dining

At the India Lounge we know how important it is to have that time with your family, friends and work colleagues. That's why we have our very own private dining rooms with your very own experienced waiter. Whether its a birthday, business or just family and friends gathering, we will make sure you have a truly memorable night.

We can cater for up to 40 people in our private dining rooms and 60 people in the main restaurant. With the set menus starting at £17.95 we can cater around any budget. To discuss you individual requirements or for more information please don't hesitate to get in touch with us.

Corporate Dining

The India Lounge is designed with our business clients in mind, whether it's a table for one or one hundred, we know how important it is to get everything right.

With experienced staff from the four corners of the Indian sub continent and an award winning chef, we have the perfect ingredients to make any event special.

For all enquiries, please do not hesitate to call us on 01242 584 544 or email [email protected]. Alternatively, please use our contact form below.

12 Suffolk Parade, Cheltenham, GL50 2AB
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2 Course Sunday Special Menu for only £10.95

Every Sunday, between 12pm and 2pm at lunchtime and between 5.30pm and midnight, you can enjoy a 2 course lunch or dinner from our a la carte menu for only £10.95 per person.

Seafood dishes will incur an extra £2 charge. Please ask in the restaurant for more details.

2 Course Business Lunch for only £9.95

Every weekday between Monday and Thursday, from 12pm until 2pm, we are offering our business lunch to guests for only £9.95 per person. Whether in the main restaurant or in our upstairs business conference rooms and function room, the Lounge is the perfect place to enjoy fine Indian food in a professional atmosphere.

Please ask in the restaurant for more details

Health Service Staff Discounts