survey result

Summary

£50
   ££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Some of the best and most authentic Indian food you can get” in these parts awaits at this “really good addition to the varied Quayside scene”, founded in 2020; while superficially there’s a “similar menu and ambience to Dishoom”, the point of pride here is the Josper grill, which lends its smoky magic to the menu of retro regional classics.

Summary

£35
    £
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This 2020 newcomer in a Victorian building just off the Quayside creates “unusual twists on Indian cuisine” by using a modern Josper grill to recreate the ‘primal’ smoky flavours of the subcontinent’s traditional regional cuisines. Top Tip – “wonderful cocktails”.

Summary

£34
    £
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A brilliant newcomer to Newcastle Quayside's dining scene” launched in the unfortunate times of late 2020, and offering retro Indian comfort food; its 'smoke play' dishes – cooked traditionally over red-hot coals and burning wood in a special Josper oven – are “really high quality” by early reports, with “lots of unfamiliar dishes” and a “great-value set menu”.

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Reviews of Khai Khai Restaurant in NE1, Newcastle upon Tyne by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Khai Khai restaurant.
John R
Gordon Ramsey has just said Khai Khai made ...
Reviewed 10 months, 27 days ago

"Gordon Ramsey has just said Khai Khai made him the best curry he's had in his life, and we can believe it. Utterly delicious food, well prepared, with great staff and the restaurant itself is beautifully decorated. Highly recommended!"

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Always   £39.00
Lunch £16.00  
Dinner £18.00  

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£9.50 £16.90 £4.50 £6.95
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £23.00
Filter Coffee £2.95
Extras  
Service 10.00%
29 Queen Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3UG
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑10:30 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑10:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑10:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑10:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑11 pm
Saturday12 pm‑11 pm
Sunday12 pm‑9:30 pm

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