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Purbani

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#10,191 of 19,152 Restaurants in London
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Indian, Bangladeshi
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Dinner
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Reviewed July 27, 2019 via mobile

Like smaller off the besten track places generally. Very close to tube, reasonably priced. Cobra lager was 4.75 , most curries under £10, had meat byriani which was tasty but very light on meat content. I had chappati and pappadoms to accompany. Interior is basic,...More

Date of visit: July 2019
1  Thank Stevee17
Reviewed July 23, 2019 via mobile

Firstly, I would not go to this place if you are looking for good service. I have never seen such miserable expressions on the waiters faces. The food was adequate but the nans were probably the worse we have ever had. Sticking raw garlic into...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank ScotDavid
Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

Best Indian restaurant in wanstead. Great service food we going here about 10 years every time was great experience

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Dogba D
Reviewed July 6, 2019

This place we thought we would give a try being a small restaurant, how wrong was our decision. This is the worst place I have eaten as Indian. The food what can I say I’d rather go to the cheap chicken and chip shops and...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Jit2985
Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

Purbani is a tasty Indian restaurant at the south end of Wanstead High Street in London. It looks a bit shabby from the outside but puts on some surprisingly good food. Purbani has been in existence since 1983 and there is a distinct 80s feel...More

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

Called Saturday night on the off chance there was a table. Had super service and lovely food. Plenty of choice and reasonably priced. Would recommend and definitely eat there again when in the area.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank JRiseley
Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

We visited Purbani in Wanstead last Saturday and had an amazing meal. I had the lime chilli chicken tikka - it was off the charts. The green chillis were marianated in lime - absolutely fab. Service was great and they really looked after us. Great...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Lisa P
Reviewed February 9, 2019

Good food, service a bit slow but it was a Sat night and we had dropped in on chance after Otto's nearby had refused to acknowledge that we had made a reservation. Thanks for helping us out

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Byebyegolf
Reviewed February 2, 2019

Very good food delivered promptly with some free extras (poppadums, chutney) I probably shouldn’t review the service as it was take away, but a friendly delivery driver.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Alderess
Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

I appreciate this was only a takeaway visit but I’ve eaten in more times than I care to remember over 25 years. I was welcomed by someone clearly annoyed that I’d taken him away from telephone orders. I wanted to settle up at the same...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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