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“Poor experience at above average prices”
Review of Captain Da Dera

Captain Da Dera
Ranked #15,095 of 22,516 Restaurants in London
Cuisines: Pakistani
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Waitstaff
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Waitstaff
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Poor experience at above average prices”
Reviewed June 8, 2013

I went to the restaurant with my family after seeing their ads some while back. It was a disappointing experience as the food not good and service worst still - drinks arrived well after our main course despite reminder........ and this was with the restaurant mostly empty. The decor of the place is nice. Overall: Poor experience and I shall not be going there again.

  • Visited May 2013
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Excellent Decor”
Reviewed May 28, 2013

I went there to celebrate my brother's birthday(a family dinner) I never have come across this style of restaurant in UK before. Village style decor , excellent staff. I have ordered chicken kebabs and tiger prawns which were lovely. Their kulfi is so yummy, it will bring memories of Pakistan . . Overall good experience.

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank Zara A
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London, United Kingdom
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“Best Place to Eat With Family @ Captain Da Dera”
Reviewed May 19, 2013

Based on the reviews of this restaurant I have to admit I was scared of going their with my family, but as it turns out all the reviews where wrong and or false. The service was grate the staff exactly told us how long the food will take as most of it will be cooked as per order. The décor was excellent, bit dark for our taste but then if your in a village the light of a lantern or lanterns will the more or less the same. The menu & the the items on the menu are very clear & the quantity per portion or portions are really good value for money in light of the environment. The whole experience was grate & the quality & quantity of the food was excellent staff was friendly and very well informed.
Highly recommended to every one with a taste for good food & an eye for a grate atmosphere to eat.

  • Visited May 2013
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Thank Sohail80
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
“Captain Da Time Waste”
Reviewed May 2, 2013

This is the worse restaurant I have EVER been to.

Time waste
Horrific service

No main course or drink or starter turn up WAITED almost an hour, left the restaurant and went to another. Got main served in 20 mins.

Don’t waste your time in Dera

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank sabkhan
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London, United Kingdom
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“Best place for wasting time and money !!!”
Reviewed April 29, 2013

I dont write a review normally but this one really deserves one. If you want to take a revenge from some one, take them to Captain Da Deera.

After seeing advert on tv went inside and thought lets give it a go this time. Here we go, ordered food waited 45 no sign of food, no one to ask about food order. Finally got hold of chef and he didn't have any clue about the order. Got so pissed off walked straight out with two other mates.

Place looks nice but very dim lights inside and smells disgusting. Sat on the floor carpet with cushions and trust me it was filthy with stains on them. Wish had never walked in by just the looks of it from outside.

Lesson learnt !!!

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank Wsial S
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