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Chilli Bar & Kitchen

28-30 London Road, St. Albans AL1 1NG, England
+44 1727 840100
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“curry” (46 reviews)
“poppadoms” (15 reviews)
“rice” (12 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28-30 London Road, St. Albans AL1 1NG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everywhere looked like it needs a deep clean, especially the corridor to the toilets and the gents itself, and on the stairs, a real build up of dust and dirt, this always makes we wonder what the kitchen is like. Food average and the popadoms...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GrahamG110
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

The gourmet menu had gone up in price to £14.95 - still worth it. Quality food, good service, excellent choice. I’m a regular - keeps drawing us back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Saralou64
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Came here during a night out with colleagues. Even though we were a largish group they still got us in without a booking and served us quite quickly. The food was great. I tried the vindaloo again and whilst it was hot it wasn’t overpowering...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LeeK78
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Very dissapointed that you allow vaping in the restaurant will not be returning. Food and service was very good

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kevin b
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Was looking for a venue for a 30 year reunion. Needed to cater for some who like a bit of spice. Booked a table for 15. Restaurant rang to confirm on the day. Nice table restaurant felt very clean and nice decor. Needed to have...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank davekT2729GG
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Embarrassed to say this was the first Indian restaurant that we had visited, and if this is anything to go by then we will certainly be visiting others. The staff were all very friendly and helpful; helping us with our questions about the menu. The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Littlemiss12
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Perfect from start to finish Very high quality food with service to match Most impressed This restaurant merits its good reputation Cant wait to return

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank davethedrill
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Went in with a few of my friends. Lovely atmosphere, the food was very nice and all the staff were friendly and smiley. Defo will come back!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Banglafwa
Kashim A, Owner at Chilli Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Taj Thanks for the review,really appreciate your feedback.Look forward to seeing you soon. Kashim

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We eat quite a lot of Indian food and this is probably our favourite Indian restaurant in St Albans just now. It looks a little more upmarket than the average Indian eatery as the decor and fittings are quite classy. The food is superb with...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 531angelad
Kashim A, Owner at Chilli Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Hello Angela Thank you for taking the time to review us.Great to hear that we are your favourite Indian restaurant in St.Albans.Our aim is remain head and shoulders above all the other competition.You will be pleased to know that we were voted the best Indian...More

Reviewed August 14, 2018

Don't be fooled by the name of this place. This is no curry house - it's a proper restaurant. We went on a Saturday evening without booking but the staff made us feel very welcome and did their upmost to make sure they could fit...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DaveP1072018
Kashim A, Owner at Chilli Bar & Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Thank you for your review.Extreamly pleased to hear that you enjoyed your evening.Look forward to seeing you again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $31
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28-30 London Road, St. Albans AL1 1NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St. Albans
  • Phone Number: +44 1727 840100
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A sophisticated and stylish bar and restaurant serving modern Indian and Bangladeshi cuisine.
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