Best Indian Bars and Restaurants in London

As a nation of curry lovers, finding an Indian restaurant in London is not particularly hard to do. However, finding an authentic Indian restaurant bar serving traditional Indian cuisine and Indian inspired cocktails may be a slightly more difficult task. For places which offer you something a bit different than your local curry house, here is a lists of some recommended Indian bars and restaurants in London

Last updated on 2nd March 2017

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Furnished with leather sofas, Mint Leaf Lounge and Restaurant is a stylish yet comfortable Indian restaurant in London. Their food menu combines ancient Indian traditions and authentic Asian flavours, all with a contemporary twist. Showcasing the large selection of alcohol on offer, Mint Leaf's 16 metre bar serves a range of classic and exotic cocktails alongside some specially selected wine.

Happily Affordable ££
City of London

Zaman

0 user reviews

Zaman is a mouth-watering tour de force of amazing food with a focus on making delicious dishes healthy. From lamb biryani to grilled lobster tail, Zaman doesn’t skimp on flavours, and uses exclusively halal meat.

Splash the Cash £££
West End

Cinnamon Kitchen

6 user reviews
Cinnamon Kitchen
Express Lunch Menu 2 Courses £18 and 2 other offers available.

Providing the City of London with innovative modern Indian cuisine using the finest British ingredients, Cinnamon Kitchen is decorated with a range of Indian patterns whilst retaining it's original warehouse feel. If you are out to impress then The Cinnamon Kitchen's Tandoori Grill offers a more interactive dining experience with a vast amount of dishes which are available to be cooked in front of your very eyes.

Splash the Cash £££
Liverpool Street

Cinnamon Bazaar

1 user reviews
Cinnamon Bazaar
Early Dinner £21.50pp and 2 other offers available.

Infusing traditional Indian dishes with urban influences of London, Cinnamon Bazaar is a colourful Indian restaurant in Covent Garden. The team of chefs play with a selection of different spices and ingredients, showcasing a number of dishes that were found along the historic trade routes, connecting the new and old worlds together. 

Happily Affordable ££
Covent Garden

Talli Joe

151 user reviews

Talli Joe serves up traditional and regional Indian food in central London, just a few moments from Covent Garden. The venue is modelled around Indian dive bars and channels that fun heritage through its dishes – with offerings like Konkan stewed pork and Rasam poached shrimp – and wonderful list of Indian inspired cocktails.  

Happily Affordable ££
Covent Garden

Zenna

16 user reviews

In the heart of Soho, Zenna is a modern and stylish Indian cocktail bar in London. Furnished with silk upholstered chairs, oriental rugs and leather stools Zenna is a luxurious bar ideal for after work drinks. With a unique cocktail list which is influenced by sub-continental flavours and ingredients, and DJs playing till late on the weekends, Zenna creates a light and friendly atmosphere, perfect for relaxing after a hard week at work.

Happily Affordable ££
Soho

Located in London's West End, The Mint Leaf Restaurant and Bar is a stylish and elegant venue decorated with American walnut wood which contrasts perfectly with the soft leather seats. With a full menu of contemporary Indian dishes made with fresh ingredients The Mint Leaf Restaurant and Bar is the place to go for modern Indian cuisine. With a variety of cocktails available in their bar, the Mint Leaf Restaurant and Bar has everything you need for a great night out.

Splash the Cash £££
West End

Anise

16 user reviews

Right next door to The Cinnamon Kitchen, Anise is the place to go for delicious cocktails in the heart of the City of London.  With dark leather seats Anise is an elegant and sophisticated venue serving stylish and spice infused cocktails which will delight even the toughest of critics. With a bar food menu which draws inspiration from the restaurant next door, Anise offers their customers Indian street food in London.

Splash the Cash £££
Liverpool Street

Dishoom Cafe Shoreditch

5 user reviews

With a large café area as well as a bar and dining area, Dishoom Café in Shoreditch is an ideal venue to visit any time of day. With a breakfast, lunch and dinner menu, Dishoom is the place to head to for some authentic Indian food in a relaxed and friendly setting. With a beautiful courtyard which would be perfect for dining or drinking one of their refreshing and aromatic cocktails.

Happily Affordable ££
Shoreditch

Cinnamon Soho

2 user reviews

When it comes to some of the best Indian restaurants in London, there's a name that consistently sits on city lips, and that's Cinnamon. Join them at their Soho restaurant offering for a dishy selection of authentic dishes and high-end cocktails. 

Happily Affordable ££
West End

Sister restaurant to the seriously successful Roti Chai, Chai Ki is yet another contemporary wonderland of curated Indian dishes in London. Influenced by Britain, India, China and beyond, enjoy fusion breakfast bites, specially selected cocktails and more in this truly welcoming London restaurant.

Happily Affordable ££
Canary Wharf

Gymkhana

1 user reviews

One of the most noted Indian restaurants in London, Gymkhana is a city destination for those that want continental dishes to an incredibly high standard. Heralded for their classic plates with stunning flavours, enjoy a truly special evening of dining in London.

Splash the Cash £££
Mayfair

Taking residency in an old curry house, Gunpowder is an Indian restaurant in London with trendy tact. Brimming with plates that dose guests on family recipes, Indian heritage and traditional culture, Gunpowder may be a petite destination, but its romantic innards and brimming dishes make it a must try for Indian food in London. 

Happily Affordable ££
Shoreditch

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