About Vermilion Indian Cuisine

While the United Kingdom has no shortage of Indian restaurants dotted all over its shores, when you come across a truly special one that stands out from the crowd, hold on to it. And special is what you get at Vermilion Indian Cuisine in Houghton-Le-Spring. The passionate team at this delightful Indian jewel have worked exceptionally hard to bring authenticity and consistency to their space on Newbottle Drive in East Rainton. You’ll find all your favourites from tandoor specialities with your choice of filling, to chicken madras, rogan josh and zaffron king prawns, all with that special Vermilion flair. We recommend however, the special chef’s choice seven course surprise dinner that is truly a taste sensation and showcases the best of the best from this Indian delight – reserve and find out why.

Opening Times

Open today - Opens at 5:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Vermilion Indian Cuisine
67 Newbottle Street, East Rainton
Houghton-le-Spring DH4 4AR

Menu Highlights



Kakra (crab meat)

Lightly spiced crab meat served with puri

Tikka Chicken Paneer

Marinated boneless chicken cooked in tandoor and served with cheese

Dahi Begoon

Lightly spiced mixed vegetables, served in a boat of aubergines, garnished with yoghurt

12 Vermilion Indian Cuisine Reviews

12 Reviews
Value for money:Great value
Noise levels:Pleasant
Waiting time:Exceptionally good
Debbie G.a month ago · 1 review

Staff very pleasant and food was perfect. As I'm not a big fan of really spicy food my waiter listened and made sure my food was made to accommodate me. This meant I really enjoyed my meal and I would definitely go back again.

Claire C.a month ago · 1 review

Went for special menu on Thursday, really fantastic food, lovely white linen table cloths and linen napkins makes a change from paper napkins. A real find for quality and price

Rachel G.2 months ago · 1 review

Friendly staff amazing food will come again. The staff make you feel welcome. The Dinning area is very clean. The staff alway make sure you are ok