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Malabar Junction

107 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3NA, England
+44 20 7580 5230
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“dosa” (28 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
107 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3NA, England
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1 - 10 of 392 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I ate here with 5 colleagues for our Christmas do. There was a good range of dishes available. Half our party were vegetarian and they were well catered for. I had a tasty chicken in coconut-based sauce dish with mint nan that I hadn't had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Cyrus B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As an Indian myself and someone who dines in Indian restaurants throughout UK I have to say Malabar Junction is one the BEST dining experiences I have had. The food is exquisite, it is among the finest South Indian culinary craft in London, they do...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AlishaSonia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You need a lot of time to get the food to your table . They should make a shared platters of appetizers but everything felt the same after swimming into the deep frying pan. The main course came after nearly one hour of waiting., it...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Trondoc
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

The starters were delicious - a mix of a number of meat options and they kindly accommodated a shell fish allergy of one of the group. Sadly, that’s where our enjoyment ended and the disappointment started. We’d ordered to Keralan curries and both were rather...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sarah L
Yoosuf K, General Manager at Malabar Junction, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Dear Sarah, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent experience at Malabar Junction. We would like to apologies for your experience. Normally our customers base here do not like too spicy so food is toned down a...More

Reviewed November 2, 2018

An unpretentious entrance leads to a large restaurant with a huge skylight above the main dining area. The service was attentive but not intrusive. We were in a group of six and did not feel rushed by the staff even though they were busy. With...More

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

I visited this fantastic restaurant with my daughter. Service was exreemly nice and the food extraordinarely good. Thank you very much!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank mathiaswalhjutfe
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Wanted to try this place as we love South Indian food . Not disappointed and food was of a good standard. Restaurant is a bit like the Tardis as the small exterior frontage opens out into a large back restaurant with an overhead conservatory type...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank HughRichardStacey
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Have been dining here for years and introduced many friends here as overall, they have the best South Indian food in Central London! I took a two year hiatus after an unpleasant interaction with one of the senior/long-term staff members who unreasonably lost his temper...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dieanotherdayt
Yoosuf K, General Manager at Malabar Junction, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Dear dieanotherdayt , Thank you so much for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent experience at Malabar Junction. We would like to apologies for your experience. Normally kitchen closes at 10:30 but if any guest arrive just at 10:30, we would...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018

Been going here for years. Never disappointed. Good food. Pleasant surroundings. Fish curry best ever.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank whab00ks
Reviewed September 26, 2018

We stumbled across this restaurant on our way back to the Hotel looking for something to eat. Don't be put off by first impressions. The frontage looked a bit dated, the menu card tired, the lights too bright and a bit lacking in intimacy Forget...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank davidbP4509DV
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Bloomsbury
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access to many of London's most popular attractions.
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museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25 - $78
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3NA, England
    (Tottenham Court Road)
  • Public Transportation: Tottenham Court Road
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury
  • Neighborhood: Bloomsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7580 5230
  • E-mail
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