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Rasa N16


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#1,372 of 19,146 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016, 2018 - 2019 Winner


$5 - $7

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Welcome to Rasa, an award-winning chain of restaurants bringing the taste of authentic, home-cooked southern Indian food to the UK The Name: Rasa is a Sanskrit word that has a wonderful wealth of meaning. It represents taste, flavour,affection, pleasure, delight, happiness, charm, sentiment, pathos, beauty and essence. At Rasa, you will find all this and more The Experience: At Rasa, our food is inspired by the authentic home cooking of beautiful, spice-rich Kerala, where all our chefs are trained. Food is our passion, prepared for you always with devotion, love, and the finest ingredients
$5 - $7
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, its always tricky with indian restaurants in England. They are very often more english than indian. With thick, creamy gravys and lack of dimensions - we had the great treat from the chef - a variety of different small dishes. But the composition was...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank MaxExhact
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've lived in Stoke Newington my entire life, and Rasa is one of the few restaurants to survive that period. The food is great and very cheap for London. If you're looking for where locals go, this is it! Can't speak for every restaurant in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Obviously, this place has been there for ages, but this was my first visit. A friend of South Indian vegetarian food (e.g. Ravi Shankar, Drummond St.), I was positively surprised by the food served. Bhel Mix with tamarind and coriander was an excellent starter. Mori...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Mikko L
Reviewed June 30, 2019 via mobile

We returned to Rasa N16 after years and were delighted to discover it still offers one of the best vegetarian meals in town. The dishes and flavors are from Kerala and include specials you will not find elsesewhere like a beetroot and yogurt or mango...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Arielle L
Reviewed May 25, 2019

Everything I ate here was appetising and tasty. There were plenty of gluten free and vegan options and allergies were clearly marked on the menu. The staff were attentive and knowledgeable. Nice atmosphere, if rather busy. Our meal was excellent value for money and I...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Sweetiepud
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

I keep coming back to Rasa, for everything from the pappadoms to the crispy chickpeas. Everyone loves the aubergine curry, and so do I! Flavoursome and good for carnivores and veg lovers both. And the value is wonderful. Very cosy too, with such charming decor....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank allietheworld
Reviewed April 6, 2019

We have been enjoying the food from Rasa for 18 years. In the last 7 years we have enjoyed the take away menu. We order the same delicious dishes every time and the taste never fails to impress. Sometimes you can tell a different chef...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Rasastaple
Reviewed March 19, 2019

I was surprised when my friends took me to a 'South Indian' restaurant and I realised it served Kerala cuisine. While I tried the vegetarian curry of mixed vegetables made of coconut milk along with appam and malabar paratha, my non-vegetarian friends enjoyed a sea...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Manoj72
Reviewed February 14, 2019 via mobile

Enjoying South Indian cuisine, my favourite was spice restaurant In Stokenewington church street were I would lunch almost very other day, the owner of this restaurant Das used to work as manager there In the Spice restaurant in Stokenewington church street, it was one best...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Abu A c
Reviewed February 7, 2019

We were a group of 10 and visited on a busy Saturday night. We brought a birthday cake with us which was no problem at all. We ordered lots of food and every bit was delicious, the masala dosa was absolutely lovely & the paratha...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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