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Strand Tandoori

#5,758 of 18,161 Restaurants in London}
$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
45 Bedford Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 9HA, England
+44 20 7240 1333
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  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
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“curry” (34 reviews)
“lamb shank” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
45 Bedford Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 9HA, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went here with a Friend at about 2 for lunch. The waiter was very friendly and even though it was 2 of us we were able to get a four person table. We ordered the set meal with extras. The food was very tasty with...More

Thank sanajoro
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was terrible, we asked for a jug of water 6 times before actually getting it, we ordered poppadums with chutneys and they took the chutneys away before we had finished with them and then gave them to another table straight from our table. The...More

1  Thank kazwebs
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We had a good welcome from the waitors. We had the best table and with a lovely window seat. we were given very good service. our starters came within 10 mins and found that food was very warm. main meal again came within 15 mins...More

Thank nutan1
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

very good food polite staff efficient service but once we had finished our meal the staff where practically clearing the tables while we where chatting this made us feel uncomfortable. the restaurant was not busy at the time in fact we where the first customers.

Thank Liz B
Reviewed September 5, 2017

The food at the Strand Tandoori was nothing to write home about. The starters of poppadum was reasonably good and the attendant dipping sauces which sort of got your appetite going but from there it sort of flat lined. Is Vindaloo really that hot? My...More

Thank BritinBangkok
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Worst Indian food in U.K. Let alone London. Food disgusting, draft beer disgusting, service slow and disjointed. NEVER AGAIN

Thank Cradman
Reviewed July 27, 2017

Ignore the old-fashioned decor, the food here is very tasty and reasonably priced (especially if you have a taste card), a good find. Would eat here again. However, if you want to use tastecard make sure you call ahead.

Thank Jonesy410
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Upon arriving into London late, we were looking for Indian after 10pm and decided on Strand Tandoori for my wife, two boys and me. We were pleasantly surprised at the quality, great Tandoori chicken, chicken masala, and lamb curry. The best part was several nights...More

Thank Todd L
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

The food was pretty tasty from this run down Indian restaurant, but the service felt too rushed, and always felt like the waiter was watching over us wanting us to finish quicker. Ok for a bite after a show but have been to much better...More

Thank Pppmacca43
Reviewed June 14, 2017

We have been to most Indians around London. This place is very average. We went in at 5:00, and when we went to order they said they don't actually open until 5:30! We then sat waiting for ages and the atmosphere was very odd! Place...More

Thank Rjonesmu
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Bedford Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 9HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighborhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7240 1333
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