RestaurantsLondonBloomsburyWC1

survey result

Summary

£41
    £
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Keralan specialist in Bloomsbury – an early champion of South Indian cuisine in London – serving “interesting and unusual dishes”, and offering “a considerably better choice than the chains”. “There’s always a smiling welcome and excellent friendly service”.

Summary

£41
    £
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Keralan specialist in Bloomsbury – an early champion of South Indian cuisine in London – serving “interesting and unusual dishes”, and offering “a considerably better choice than the chains”. “There’s always a smiling welcome and excellent friendly service”.

Summary

£42
    £
3
Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

The “excellent South Indian menu” at this Bloomsbury stalwart includes “interesting Keralese fish specialities that distinguish it from the average curry house”. The “modern colonial” décor and “especially graceful service” add to the appeal (though not everybody likes the art). “Very handy for the British Museum and a good alternative to the underwhelming chain options in Charlotte Street”.

Summary

£41
    £
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Ignore the unpromising exterior: it belies an airy atrium within” at this “easygoing” Indian, “handy for the British Museum nearby”. “Modern decor combines with southern Indian cuisine”, provided by “very charming staff.”

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Restaurant details

Highchair
No dress code
80

Prices

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£3.50 £12.40 £3.00 £5.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £18.00
Filter Coffee £3.00
Extras  
Service 12.50%
107 Gt Russell St, London, WC1B 3NA
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10:30 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10:30 pm
SundayCLOSED

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