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Kayal

153 Granby Street, Leicester LE1 6FE, England
+44 116 255 4667
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fish curry” (84 reviews)
“appam” (25 reviews)
“bread” (123 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
153 Granby Street, Leicester LE1 6FE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food at Kayal is amazing. The food is better than Lilu which is a real compliment to Kayal, but here the atmosphere is better and value for money is amazing. The food is so authentic and absolutely delicious. The staff are also so accommodating...More

Thank Timtuna
Tradition_Quality, Manager at Kayal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Sir/Madam Thank you ever so much for the heartfelt comments. We appreciate your visit at Kayal restaurant. Please do keep coming . Regards Manager Kayal.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Great lunch, recommend to anyone to try something new, then you can talk to your friends and family etc..

Thank Jalaluddin M A
Tradition_Quality, Manager at Kayal, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Sir/Madam Thank you ever so much for the lovely comments. We appreciate your visit at Kayal restaurant. Please do keep coming . Regards Manager Kayal.

Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the other restaurant to Herb Kayal that recently opened on the same street. Again the food is excellent and really friendly staff and atmosphere.

Thank steven b
Tradition_Quality, Manager at Kayal, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Sir/Madam Thank you ever so much for the lovely comments. We appreciate your visit at Kayal restaurant. Please do keep coming . Regards Manager Kayal

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Kayal last weekend for the first time. When I eat Indian in Leicester I typically go to other restaurants on the outskirts of the city but I was convinced by friends to try Kayal, even though they had never been before. Well, I certainly...More

Thank Gastronomic_Gal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Leicester for a long weekend and found this place by reading the reviews on TripAdvisor sitting in a pub in the next street down. What a find, without a doubt the best Indian food I have ever eaten outside of India itself. The food...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were celebrating a 60th birthday. The food was delicious and the service was excellent! I recommend the dosas, which are an exciting spectacle when they arrive and the mixed seafood curry.

Thank Kate A
Tradition_Quality, Manager at Kayal, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir/Madam, It was a pleasure to have you at our kayal Leicester. Our heart felt thanks for the wonderful review. we appreciate your custom and please keep coming again. Regards Manager Kayal

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can not recommend highly enough. By far the best Indian meal you’ll ever have. The menu is not you typical Indian fare, the staff are welcoming and friendly and make excellent recommendations.

Thank Michael S
Tradition_Quality, Manager at Kayal, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir/Madam, It was a pleasure to have you at our kayal Leicester. Our heart felt thanks for the wonderful review. we appreciate your custom and please keep coming again. Regards Manager Kayal

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an absolutely fabulous place to visit if you enjoy South Indian food. The service is so friendly and I have always had a good meal regardless. I often frequent for their special lunches and nowadays tend to visit in the evening as well....More

Thank sandhambridge
Tradition_Quality, Manager at Kayal, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir/Madam, It was a pleasure to have you at our kayal Leicester. Our heart felt thanks for the wonderful review. we appreciate your custom and please keep coming again. Regards Manager Kayal

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best meals we have ever had. Fresh, tasty, a bit different,all served by incredibly friendly and helpful staff . Excellent value for money we were stuffed😊

1  Thank 198catherine
Tradition_Quality, Manager at Kayal, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir/Madam, It was a pleasure to have you at our kayal Leicester. Our heart felt thanks for the wonderful review. we appreciate your custom and please do come again. Regards Manager Kayal

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having visited Kayal for the first time about 2 years ago I was keen to go there again and introduce my friend to the amazing food. Glad to say that nothing has changed. The quality of food remains as awesome as ever. Tried the chai...More

Thank tushar_pai
Tradition_Quality, Manager at Kayal, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you very much for your valuable comments and the pictures of the food .Please do keep coming . Regards Manager Kayal

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tmid
June 14, 2018|
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Response from Nico K | Reviewed this property |
I do not know.. I took a taxi.. sorry
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Vikki M
January 29, 2018|
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Response from fashionagent | Reviewed this property |
ps...... they are very friendly, so am sure would be baby friendly
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lea_lou76
January 8, 2018|
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Response from fashionagent | Reviewed this property |
I'd say more expensive than most Indian restaurants in Leicester, but one of the best I've been to.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$6 - $48
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 153 Granby Street, Leicester LE1 6FE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 255 4667
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Description
Kayal - The first authentic Kerala seafood speciality - has become the most popular of its kind to the people of Britain and this family run group of restaurant has become a favourite with dedication and passion for good food. Numerous awards and recognitions proved them distinctive to the normal fellow restaurants. 'Healthiest Restaurant Award' proved that Kayal do care about healthy food. Kayal is all about tradition, qualities, discoveries, fresh ingredients and aromas. Facilities: Entertaining Clients, Groups, Private Dining, Reservations, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Dessert and Bar Scene.
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