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“Spicy & Tasty”
Review of Karahi Express - CLOSED

Karahi Express
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Reviewed April 8, 2014 via mobile

Recently ordered a takeaway after being told they serve great food, I wasn't disappointed, everything we ordered was delicious, tasty currys, onon bahji, sag aloo, naans and poppadoms, an Indian taste I have never experienced before, would definitely recommend.

3  Thank Siobhan32
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Reviewed April 6, 2014

I've always loved the canteen style simplicity and great food at Lahore just off Commercial Road in the East End. The Karahi Express provides a similar dinning experience; no airs and graces just loads of great tasting, authentic Indian food but unlike Lahore, it's licensed.
We were the only Europeans eating in a full restaurant, late on a saturday evening.
Starters were a huge, shared plate of tandoori specialities - the lamb chops and tikka were excellent. We also had some mutta aloo, rice, sag and a prawn dish, all of which were tasty and very spicy.
All in all, the Karahi Express is a great alternative to a traditional curry house and provides good quality food and excellent value for money.

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2  Thank Michael H
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Reviewed April 5, 2014

The restaurant doesn't go for the typical traditional Indian restaurant look, but instead has a fairly contemporary interior. The most noticeable feature is the kitchen, which is located within a glass box area at the front of the restaurant as you enter, so that you can see everything being cooked.
I've never been here to eat in, but regularly get takeaway. Service can seem a bit hectic, as you have to order by the till, which seems to be one of the busiest areas of the restaurant.
All the food I have had from there is great & they are happy to alter how spicy it is to suit your taste, as everything is cooked from fresh there.
Not the cheapest place for takeaway, but definitely one of the best.
Whenever I've visited on a Friday night, there never seems to be a spare seat, so make sure you book if you are planning on going when its likely to be a busy time.

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3  Thank mat8iou
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Reviewed March 21, 2014

Great service nice food ( if you like spicy food )and great atmosphere and over all I think this is my favourite Indian restaurant

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1  Thank Tomsbest
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Reviewed March 7, 2014

Thank you to the Xpress Team. It was Fantastic. Praise to the warm welcoming and hospitality. Food was Brilliant we came back from Bray after last week and brought new diners. Boss man in the blue shirt said 2 more visit's will give us Faluda on the house. Lol. 10/10.

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1  Thank mattsong
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