Restaurants, Indian

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Cook and Indi's World Buffet

410 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3JD

Glasgow's love affair with buffet-style dining is boundless, and it has found the ultimate mistress at this popular buffet-orama in the midst of Sauchiehall's staggering nightlife district. In the premises formerly Slumdog, Cook and Indi have managed to…

The Original Mosque Kitchen and Café

Edinburgh Central Mosque, 50 Potterrow, Edinburgh, EH8 9BT

Debates over its actual ‘Originality’ rage on, with the (unconnected) Mosque Kitchen over the road claiming copyright, but the Original Mosque Kitchen remains a popular spot, still resolutely lo-fi, ladling curries from school dinner drums on to paper…

Neelim

1590 Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G14 9DB

After two decades of serving loyal Scotstoun locals, Neelim must be doing something right. Couples and families flock here, whether it be for a sit-down dinner or some takeaway dishes to enjoy at home, and it can fill up even on week nights. The menu…

Flavours

218 Burnt Oak Broadway, Edgware, London, HA8 0AP

North West London welcomes a heart and soul-warming addition to its portfolio of family and social-oriented eateries as Indian fusion restaurant, Flavours, opens its doors in Edgware. With its décor matching its fusion style food, each area of the…

The Mosque Kitchen

31–33 Nicolson Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9BX

Whether the original Mosque Kitchen is actually here or by the Central Mosque a few streets away is largely immaterial. All that matters if you are meeting someone is that this is the one on Nicolson Square, and that Friday lunch starts late after…

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Mother India

28 Westminster Terrace, Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G3 7RU

After a decade and a half, having spawned a dynasty stretching to the East Coast, the original Mother India is the Chesterfield sofa of the local curry scene – well worn and a bit battered round the edges but still a much loved and sought after piece of…

Banana Leaf

76B Old Dumbarton Road, Glasgow, G3 8RE

The food of Tamil Nadu with its intriguing sauces and eye-candy dosai, idly and vada is perennially seductive. The outsize lamb dosa is a lentil pancake with a spicy lamb filling, tamarind-infused sauce and two delicious chutneys one coconut and one…

India Quay

181 Finnieston Street, Glasgow, G3 8HE

Sitting on the corner of Lancefield Quay, India Quay is a reliable choice in a part of town that’s not particularly well-provided with restaurants. Its huge wraparound windows allow a panorama that takes in the Hydro, the Clyde Arc and the lights of the…

Babu Bombay Street Kitchen

186 West Regent Street, Glasgow, G2 4RU

This unique venue manages to hit every sweet spot going. It offers fresh, oil-free, innovative, tasty vegan, vegetarian and meaty food in the form of curries, rotis and other spicy snack treats. The space is relaxed, with simple seating areas and a…

The Den at Dining In with Mother India

1347 Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 8AD

The bistro-like ambience of The Den relaxes and intrigues while the thoughtfully selective menu reassures the discerning diner that this is no mere Indian takeaway sit-in. Dishes are tantalisingly described by their ingredients. A range of fresh fish…

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Indian Lounge

129a Rose Street, Edinburgh, EH2 3DT

Variously known as The Indian Lounge, Tipu's Indian Lounge, or Tippoo Sahib (its previous moniker that lingers on menus and framed certificates on the walls), this stalwart of Rose Street has been serving up traditional curries and Punjabi specialities…

Mother India's Café

3–5 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LT

The Indian 'tapas' concept is here presented with such assurance that it is puzzling not to see it replicated in curry houses across the city. The menu consists of around 50 dishes, each at around a fiver, all about the size of a generous starter. Four…

Punjabi Junction

122–124 Leith Walk, Edinburgh, EH6 5DT

Set up by the Sikh Sanjog charity and staffed by volunteers, Punjabi Junction has a 'down home' simplicity that Leithers are happy to lay claim to. The interior has an endearing blue and orange railway theme and the menu is succinct and full of…

Shapla

87 Easter Road, Edinburgh, EH7 5PW

The ever-reliable Shapla is still going strong after 19 years serving top-notch Bangladeshi cuisine and regional Indian specialities. Chef Abdul Kabir makes a selection of traditional dishes from his homeland alongside accessible favourites, all…

Tanjore

6–8 Clerk Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9HX

Although a relative newcomer, Tanjore is becoming an increasingly popular spot for diners in the know. And quite rightly so. Tanjore exquisitely exhibits the best of south Indian cuisine, a lot of which is not to be found on menus in other Indian…

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Ashoka

97 Hanover Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1DJ

Having firmly positioned itself on the West of Scotland dining scene, with half-a-dozen outlets (as well as a number of associated stablemates, including the Shak brand), it should come as no surprise that Glasgow kari kings Ashoka have eventually moved…

Balbir's

7 Church Street, Glasgow, G11 5JP

Dining at Balbir’s is a sumptuous experience. The large elegantly designed space creates an immediate sense of well-being while the interesting, reasonably priced wine list and well-stocked bar ensure that all tastes are catered for. Negotiating the…

Bollywood: The Coffee Box

99a Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh, EH10 4HG

One day Nutan Bula would love to open her own Indian restaurant, but for the last three years she has made do with an old police box – the only one in town serving curry. It is an impressive feat, cooking up dishes to order in such cramped conditions on…

Delhi Brasserie - Soho

44 Frith Street, Soho, London, W1D 4SB

Perfectly located for pre and post-theatre dinners, the Delhi Brasserie in Soho serves exotic, spicy cuisine from various regions of the Indian subcontinent in a stylish ambience. At the heart of Theatreland in London, Delhi Brasserie is a spacious yet…

Memsaheb On Thames

65-67 Amsterdam Road, Dockland, London, E14 3UU

Serving exciting Indian dishes made with exotic spices, Memsaheb On Thames has been recommended by top chef Delia Smith. Sitting in a stunning riverside location in London's Docklands and offering a terrace for al fresco dining, Memsaheb On Thames…

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Mother India's Café

1355 Argyle Street, Glasgow, G3 7RU

Mother India’s Café offers all the culinary style and finesse you’d expect from the brand in an informal setting. Classy burgundy and gold flock wallpaper nods knowingly towards Indian restaurant style of old, while dark green subway bricks are…

Ocean Spice

3 Annfield, Newhaven, Edinburgh, EH6 4JF

Takeaway review This nearly seafront takeaway by Newhaven came under new management in 2012, heralding an expansion of its menu to include more southern Indian dishes. Old favourites like onion bhaji and the filling haggis and potato pakora are still…

Omar Khayyam

1 Grosvenor Street, Edinburgh, EH12 5ED

Rajnagar Spice

103 East Hill, Wandsworth, London, SW18 2QB

Serving the best Indian cuisine in Wandsworth, as voted for by locals, Rajnagar Spice is a popular fine dining Indian restaurant in South-West London, conveniently situated close to Wandsworth Town railway station. Offering an extensive…

Sangam Restaurant

9-15 Wilmslow Road, Manchester, M14 5TB

A favourite in Manchester for authentic Indian cuisine, Sangam has been a constant on the world-famous 'Curry Mile' since the 1990s. The homely, understated dining room offers a buzzing, lively atmosphere, and the menu is filled with tandoori classics…