New Ealing restaurant from Puneet Wadhwhani, the founder of street food chain, Chai Naasto, serving Indian rail-side snacks; "train food" including dishes from New Delhi Station and Marwar Junction.
Harden's survey result
This West London pair of Indian street-food canteens, in Ealing and Hammersmith, elicits little in the way of commentary this year but wins its usual solid ratings for food and service.
“Delhi-style street food” from an “extensive menu with different descriptions” has won a fan club for these “fun”, “small” and basic cantinas in Ealing (x2) and on gracious Hammersmith Grove. Reviews this year however weren’t quite as enthusiastic as in times past.
“Some really interesting menu options that are a bit different from the average Indian”, help distinguish these colourful street-food cantinas, which added a third Ealing branch in January 2020. “The owners and waiting staff are very friendly and helpful” and “although conditions are a little cramped”, dishes are “delicious” and “good value-for-money”.
“Love this new Indian street-food joint” – a neighbourhood cantina in Hammersmith not dissimilar to its predecessor (Chai Naasto), refurbed, formatted and renamed by the same owners to become this current incarnation. It serves a “good selection of veg and non-veg options”, and some dishes are “fantastic”. There’s also a branch in Northfields.
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