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survey result

Summary

£71
  £££
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

The forgotten sibling of Mayfair’s swanky Tamarind inspires shockingly little feedback nowadays, but all reports continue to applaud this posh nouvelle Indian, which occupies an impressive converted banking hall near Kensington Palace Gardens: “top cuisine, with excellent service, and grand style”.

Summary

£65
  £££
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Fine dining at its best from the sub-continent” means this “roomy former banking hall” beside the Kensington Gardens Hotel is a firm “favourite Indian” for many diners – especially since ratings have recovered well after a dip last year.

Summary

£65
  £££
3
Good
2
Average
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Exquisite flavours” have won renown for this spacious (somewhat “cavernous”) banking hall conversion by Kensington Gardens Hotel as “one of the better Indians around”. But marks fell a little this year, due to gripes about “hit-and-miss service” and the odd report of food that was “not as refined as in the past”.

Summary

£68
  £££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Stunning Indian food” wins consistent high ratings for this impressive venue, opposite Kensington Gardens. Some feel that “the high ceilings (it was formerly a bank) detract from the ambience”, but most reports say it’s “all-round great”.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Portions
96

Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Always   £55.00
Lunch £18.50 £21.50
Pretheatre £18.50 £21.50

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£11.00 £20.00 £7.50 £8.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £20.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Bread £3.75
Service 12.50%
1 Kensington High Street, London, W8 5NP
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Opening hours
Monday5:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Sunday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑9:30 pm

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