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Karnaphuli

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20 Stoke Newington Church Street | Stoke Newington, Hackney, London N16 0LU, England
+44 20 7254 0661
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

Excellent tasty food, generous portion and a nice relaxing atmosphere! The food is also reasonably priced and located in a great area.

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Thank Dculic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Best food in North London bar none. Don't come here. Go elsewhere and keep this restaurant for us locals

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Thank Jason R
London
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

Lived in Stokey for two and a half years, I feel I know my way around the sit downs and take out around here.. This place is my fave for Indian, either take away or sit down. Sweet little family vibe restaurant.. It's old school with carpets and impressive framed portraits and that but if that's what your after then... More 

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Thank TomWLondon
London, United Kingdom
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Hi I went here on New Year's Eve and as usual the staff and food was excellent my its just me but I've never had a problem with this restaurant

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Thank mel f
London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

Our family arrived at around seven on a Friday night and were seated next to the only other two diners in the restaurant. A plate of poppadoms swiftly appeared on the table (we didn't get to find out if these were complementary or not, but I presume not). Opening the menu I noticed that a large text box on the... More 

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1 Thank tedbixely
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

Booked a table for eight to ten people three days in advance for Saturday the 24th of October 2015 at 1930 hrs. No complimentary starter was provided as per custom-were told there were too many of us and we would have to pay. An adjoining group of six and the rest of the customers were provided without question.Were eventually brought... More 

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2 Thank 416Hidi
Nasr786, General Manager at Karnaphuli, responded to this review

Review dated 28th October 2015 , I have investigated thoroughly first of all the Restaurant and its staff do not discriminate with any diners regardless of colour or origin we served our respectful diners with passion and affection we as a management do not entertain or accept any foul language or aggressive attitude towards our staff ,in this case reviewer... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Having live in stoke newington for 5 years I've always found it tricky to find a good old local that won't let you down. The food hear used to always be good and good portions however i found of late, when delivering it was a bit hit and miss. It didn't really bother me as I was always prepared to... More 

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Nasr386, General Manager at Karnaphuli, responded to this review

Reviewed on the 28th September 2015 the reviewer made a 3 points ,first of all said used to be great but now not if this is non bias review than this honourable reviewer must have been frequent user of both take out and dinners ,point 1,member of delivery staff asking for tips when delivered the food ,the management and restaurant... More 

London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Hi I've been coming here for over 20 years in a street where many restaurants have come and gone so the proof is in the pudding this place is a little gem not the cheapest but you get what you pay for so try this restaurant and you will enjoy it nice people and nice decor don't forget it's in... More 

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3 Thank mel f
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

Great food!! Very tasty and full of flavour! Staff are always great! I just wish I was hungrier so I could eat more and more. I am a big fan!!!! Very good price for such outstanding quality!

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Thank Ron C
London, United Kingdom
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160 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

I really really enjoyed my meal here- chicken sagwala and rice- my girlfriend loved her tandoori quail. The service was great, in a really nice setting. I'm really surprised at the negative reviews as I have nothing but praise. We had a fairly expensive red wine- Bill totalled £43- well worth it and worth another visit. By the number of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $40
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Stoke Newington Church Street | Stoke Newington, Hackney, London N16 0LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7254 0661

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?