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Chutney Joe

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Indian, Nepali
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117 High Street, Brentwood CM14 4RX, England
+44 1277 217000
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: With such a wide range of offerings in Brentwood, finding an Indian...
With such a wide range of offerings in Brentwood, finding an Indian restaurant that has just the right mix of atmosphere and hospitality, along with authentic taste and quality spices and ingredients, is not as easy as one might expect. We hope that once you arrive at Chutney Joe, you will feel it was well worth the journey Initially this restaurant was designed by Blink Interiors of London in 2005 to give a very stylish and contemporary feel in the dining area and a fusion of old, modern and sophisticated with ethnic & cultural hints throughout. With our wealth of experience, you can be sure that Chutney Joe will be a firm favourite for those who enjoy exceptional cuisine for many years to come. Our events team have successfully entertained many top corporate events, for companies such as Deutsche Bank, Channel Four, Metro, The Guardian, The Body Shop, The Rookery Hotel EC1 etc. We have also hosted many 'A' List celebrity parties. We have many years of experience in providing catering to standards of excellence. We believe you will enjoy what we have to offer in this area, as well as our food. Our cuisine is a combination of subtle tastes, fragrant and exotic spices imported from India and are delicately blended to create the original distinctive flavour and aroma.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Late night visit after Sugar Hut

My friends and I stumbled across Chutney Joes after being out on a hen do at Sugar Hut. We needed good food to soak up the alcohol before our long journey back home. The food was lovely - great tasting curries and rice. I opted for the chicken korma with garlic rice. Great quality and well... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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English first
Essex, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

went for the lunchtime special, and after hearing great reviews about the place I was really looking forward to it. Plus we are huge fans of Indian cuisine! Have to say was not impressed.....the food wasn't hot when it came out (there was only 4 people in there so no excuse) and the tikka masala was bland, the poppadoms and... More 

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Brentwood, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

My diet coke was flat as a pancake, the food was bland and had no spice and after we had finished our meal I watched the waiter take the sauce (that accompanied my meal) off my table and give it to the table next to us. I had paid for the sauce as part of my meal and for all... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

4 of us ate here on a relatively busy Wednesday night. It was our first visit and first impressions were nice smart decor not too over the top like some Indian rsstaurants. The menu was very extensive something for everyone. We decided to choose from the chef's specials and we were not disappointed. The flavours were beautiful and the presentation... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This is the best Indian in Essex Fantastic food I've ate here countless times and never had anything but excellence The staff are caring From outside its not the best but it's like a Tardis It actually seats a lot of people Chefs specials are to be absorbed And washed down with cobra Go try this for yourself and enjoy... More 

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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

My friends and I stumbled across Chutney Joes after being out on a hen do at Sugar Hut. We needed good food to soak up the alcohol before our long journey back home. The food was lovely - great tasting curries and rice. I opted for the chicken korma with garlic rice. Great quality and well presented, the korma was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The food is simply delicious and the staff are very firendly. The food presentation is awesome. Nice ambience adds to the dinning experience. This is the best Indian restaurant in Brentwood...without a doubt!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

The food is fantastic, the staff are friendly and the chef has been there for 10 years. Consistency is their middle name. Don't go anywhere else.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We enjoyed a fantastic meal at Chutney Joe's. we hadn't been in a while and were surprised to see the new menu. The menu is very extensive and we opted to choose from the chef's specials and were not disappointed. Very good service and overall a very good evening. We will be back soon.

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London
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14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Bit of a mixed bag review for this venue. Service good. Starter was over flavoured with tandoori spice - unpleasant but rescued by main course which was very good. Coffee pleasant. A bit ££££ for this type of venue. Try and form your own opinion. I have found better.

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Essex, England
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8 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We visited this place last night and was very disappointed, how the hell it has won awards I do not know!! The place was absolutely freezing, if you end up anywhere near the door, god help you if you haven't got a coat to put on. I had my coat on most of the time. Upstairs going to the loo... More 

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Additional Information about Chutney Joe

Address: 117 High Street, Brentwood CM14 4RX, England
Phone Number: +44 1277 217000
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Brentwood
Average Prices: USD 23 - 31
Cuisine: Indian, Nepali

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 117 High Street, Brentwood CM14 4RX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Brentwood
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 217000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 23 - 31
  • Cuisine: Indian, Nepali

Description

With such a wide range of offerings in Brentwood, finding an Indian restaurant that has just the right mix of atmosphere and hospitality, along with authentic taste and quality spices and ingredients, is not as easy as one might expect. We hope that once you arrive at Chutney Joe, you will feel it was well worth the journey Initially this restaurant was designed by Blink Interiors of London in 2005 to give a very stylish and contemporary feel in the dining area and a fusion of old, modern and sophisticated with ethnic & cultural hints throughout. With our wealth of experience, you can be sure that Chutney Joe will be a firm favourite for those who enjoy exceptional cuisine for many years to come. Our events team have successfully entertained many top corporate events, for companies such as Deutsche Bank, Channel Four, Metro, The Guardian, The Body Shop, The Rookery Hotel EC1 etc. We have also hosted many 'A' List celebrity parties. We have many years of experience in providing catering to standards of excellence. We believe you will enjoy what we have to offer in this area, as well as our food. Our cuisine is a combination of subtle tastes, fragrant and exotic spices imported from India and are delicately blended to create the original distinctive flavour and aroma.

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