When a craving for creamy korma and fiery vindaloo strikes locals, there’s one place that they turn to time and time again. Ashoka has become known as one of the best restaurants in Kirkintilloch, serving hearty portions of Indian favourites alongside house specialities that put modern twists on time-tested classics. And like any good indie neighbourhood Indian, they’re more than ideal for a relaxed meal with friends and family.
Found in the heart of the Scottish town, Ashoka is more than ideal for diners looking for a casual meal after work, date night or catch-up with a few good friends. In fact, it’s one of the most conveniently located places to eat in Kirkintilloch. Visitors will also find the restaurant a stone’s throw from Auld Kirk Museum and a short drive from Merkland Nature Reserve.
A more modern twist on the typical curry house, Ashoka is a breath of fresh air when it comes to Indian restaurants. Their sleek modern style includes contemporary furniture and a neutral colour scheme that puts the focus on the food, exactly where it should be. The restaurant also is smart enough for a romantic night, ideal when diners want to impress.
Easily one of the best picks for dining out in Kirkintilloch for Indian food lovers, Ashoka offers a vast menu with something for all tastes. Old school curry fans will find all their favourites such as chicken tikka, korma and dopiaza. While those that fancy something a bit more adventurous can tuck into house specialties such as Jalandri, which includes a punchy sauce made with ginger and chilli or the tangy north Indian Noori.
For curries that hit the spot every time, a meal at Ashoka won’t disappoint. Any occasion will be even more of a treat for tastecard members who can enjoy exclusive restaurant savings when they call to book ahead and present their cards upon arrival. It’s a good chance to treat themselves with fresh naan, a starter or an extra curry to share with a friend.
Please note: You must book in advance and mention the tastecard to be entitled to the discount.