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#28 of 1,183 Indian in London
#304 of 16,908 Restaurants in London
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$19 - $32
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Indian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been wanting to visit this restaurant for quite some time. To avoid the busyness, we booked a table for 7:00pm. When we got there we was the only people there (great). Ordered a starter & main meal. Had a platter for two. That was lovely....Poppadoms was fresh & crispy. Husband’s Main course - chicken Tikka Masala which was absolutely Yummy and full of flavour. Nan Bread was okay, so was the Pilau Rice. I had chickpeas and spinach. This was a little dry & lacked certain spices and flavours. The pilau rice was fine, garlic bread was dry and the bread was a tad flaky. Portions was a little small. But overall. Table service was good. Staff are hospitable. The restaurant did get immensely busy, as we was about to leave and unless I missed it - staff did not encourage people to scan the barcode for “track & trace” Nevertheless, I would visit again or do a take away!!!More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My favourite local Indian! We’ve been twice in the last month and can’t fault it! Delicious food and staff are so friendly! So filling I’ll be having left overs for lunch today! Some of the best naan bread too! Chicken Makhani & Veg Korma are...so good 😍More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 13, 2020

The food was amazing and loved my visit there when I went with my family. Very friendly staff and really good food

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 12, 2020 via mobile

The restaurant is okay, they have a good atmosphere its lively for a Friday night. The portions are quite small, food is okay but nothing out of the ordinary - modest about the restaurant.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 5, 2020

Great food and lovely staff. Thoroughly enjoyed our meal! Really enjoyed it from start to finish: perfect mood lighting; the finest flavours; seamless service and an all round sublime gastronomic treat.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 5, 2020

Great for a catch up with friends. The staff were very friendly and helpful and the food was delicious and quick. Also had a great alcohol selection

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 5, 2020

Such a delicious meal! Wasn’t even hungry when I arrived but had a starter and thali plate. The prawn puri was tip top . Mmmm delicious! Will definitely be coming again when I’m back in London ! Definitely get the thali you will not be...disappointed ! Also the waiters are great.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 3, 2020 via mobile

Very good local Indian food in Balham. Always friendly and have been plenty of times - Sowrov was great and will be coming back again!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed August 27, 2020 via mobile

Booked and called to confirm. Got there stood outside for 40 mins with no explanation, no table and no food. Went home. Based on some of these reviews maybe we got lucky!

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed August 26, 2020 via mobile

They completely messed up their booking system so we didn’t get seated for over an hour. Food tasted like it all came out of frozen bag—. Awful, avoid at all costs!

Date of visit: August 2020
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