Following the disruption caused by the first wave of COVID-19, restaurants are at different stages of re-opening. We are trying to keep information current, but please check opening times and any important menu details on booking.
Explore Harden's - The restaurant guide created by you for you
RestaurantsWest YorkshireLeedsLS1

survey result

Summary

£43
    £
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“If you didn’t know it was there, you might just walk past, even though it gets very busy!” – this popular gem “a few minutes walk from Leeds Station” is well worth remembering for its “exemplary” Keralan food: “if you like fish and honest south Indian flavours then this is THE place”.

Summary

£41
    £
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“If you judged it just from the outside, you might not go in” but you’d miss out on this very popular South Indian near the railway station. “Exceptional”, “fresh and different” Keralan dishes (“the fish curries are outstanding”) are served in a “very friendly” manner. “It’s incredibly busy so book”.

Summary

£39
    £
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Really a breath of fresh air” – this “very popular” Indian continues to take Leeds by storm, with the “pure and excellent tastes” of its Keralan cooking (“wonderful fish and dosas”). “Packed on a Monday night in February: says it all!”

Summary

£38
    £
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Taking the city by storm since it first opened its doors” – this incredibly popular and “efficient” venue “may not look much from the outside, but is a really different sort of Indian restaurant” due to the Keralan focus on its menu, providing particularly “excellent fish mains” and “great for vegetarians” too.

For 29 years we've been curating reviews of the UK's most notable restaurant. This year diners have submitted over 50,000 reviews to create the most authoritative restaurant guide in the UK.

Have you eaten at Tharavadu?

Owner's description

Tharavadu- Home of Kerala Cuisine, is the first authentic Kerala Restaurant in Leeds, Yorkshire.

Tharavadu has become one of the hot favorite of Yorkshire with in a very short span of time. Numerous awards and achievements are forcing us to expand the place.

Best Indian Restaurant Leeds by Oliver Awards 2015
Top 10 Indian Restaurant in UK by Tripadvisor
Top 8 Indian Restaurant in UK by Homemade Mag
Recommended in The Michelin Restaurant Guide 2015 and we are the only Indian Restaurant from Leeds in the list
Best Indian Restaurant of North UK, by Food Awards England 2015

We welcome you to an unusual cuisine where excellence maintains tradition.

Prices

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£2.79 £14.00 £5.89 £4.49
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £16.50
Filter Coffee £2.00
Extras  
Bread £2.29
Service 10.00%

Restaurant details

Yes
Highchair
100
160
Yes

Tharavadu Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Tharavadu Restaurant in LS1, Leeds by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Tharavadu restaurant.
James B
Exceptional South Indian food - the freshne...
Reviewed 9 days ago

"Exceptional South Indian food - the freshness of the spices and sauces were a standout. Truly sophisticated flavours and presentation. My only quibble is the starters came out very quickly - were we being rushed? I actually found the decor quite charming."

Report this comment
Have you eaten at Tharavadu?
Post your own review of Tharavadu and contribute to our annual restaurant review guide.
Post your own review
7- 8 Mill Hill, Leeds, LS1 5DQ
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑2 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑2 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑2 pm, 5 pm‑10:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2 pm, 5 pm‑10:30 pm
SundayCLOSED

The 2020 Harden's Guide

2020 Hardens London Restaurant Guide

"User friendly in price, size and outlook"

Financial Times

What social media is saying