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Masala Zone Soho

9 Marshall Street | Soho, London W1F 7ER, England
+44 20 7287 9966
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thali” (197 reviews)
“curry” (82 reviews)
“butter chicken” (41 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Marshall Street | Soho, London W1F 7ER, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Masala Zone Soho
1. Some of the Best Indian Food
"in fact some of the best quality Indian food we've ever had!"
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2. Lovely Interiors ; Great Food
"the food is great, the interior lovely and staff is really friendly"
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3. Nice, Smiling Staff
"Nice, smiling staff, savvy and willing to please"
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1 - 10 of 701 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were two couples with high hopes for a lovely evening. We had read the reviews and booked three weeks in advance. We arrived early as the website said come and enjoy a drink at the bar. So at 8pm we ordered four gin and...More

Thank oscandtig
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The food was amazing! Full of flavor and unique. I recommend the place for business, friends and family. The place is quite and lovely, unlike most restaurants nearby that are loud and noisy. Furthermore the service was excellent.

1  Thank Gilad S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Centrally located, this restaurant serves excellent vegetarian food of India style. Absolutely brilliant, couldn't have asked for better vegetarian food. Masala Pappadam is a must try and so is their Dal Makhani. Food was as good as what I'd find back home in India.

Thank mahela7575
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been going to Masala Zone for several years and I get the vegetarian thali every time. It's so fresh and the variety is great. Staff are always friendly and the restaurant always has a lively atmosphere. I recommend it as a lunch spot to...More

Thank kweenshaker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I never had real Indian food, so I am no expert on the Indian cuisine. When I walked into this place the delicious smell coming from the kitchen was enough to make my mouth water. My friend knows a lot about Indian food, so it...More

Thank Neskimo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Actually I should have give 3.5 star. Food is just Ok. Biryani was good. Butter chicken masala is very mild, less masala & spice. Not suitable for Indian taste buds(unless you like less spicy things). Price is also a tad bit more. Staffs are very...More

Thank Foodie_UK2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant gets incredibly busy! Even then the staff are attentive. We normally all have the Thali’s either the normal or Grand. There is so much food in the Thali and it’s incredibly good value for money. Recommend the Prawn or Lamb curry thali. Thali’s...More

Thank Sharan K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Atmosphere is great, I wasn't impressed by the currys , thought the meat a bit chewy. Overall worth a visit if you haven't been

1  Thank Kim T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my favourite Masala Zone. Having eaten at Covent Garden. I do prefer it here. Lovely, friendly staff who care. Great bar. Beautiful decor. And excellent Indian food. Lots of choices. I've been here 3 times now. And will return.

Thank BarbaraR58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The concierge at my 5 Star hotel recommended it for a Friday late lunch. It was perfect, just right. It was modern, clean, and the food was excellent. It had just enough spices to make it pleasantly spicy warm. Service and advice from the waiters...More

Thank DRBillJ
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a
compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars,
and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red
Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene –
and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping
enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's
greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the
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8 February 2017|
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Response from PurpleRayner | Reviewed this property |
Starterso are from £4.95 & main courses from £11. I would recommend the thalis that start at £14.95
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$50
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Marshall Street | Soho, London W1F 7ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7287 9966
  • E-mail
At Masala Zone Soho, we have a passion for making sure customers have an enjoyable time – delicious genuine Indian food, newly renovated exciting interiors and great staff. The restaurant is highly acclaimed. Evening Standard has rated us as one of London’s six best Indian restaurants, Zagat Restaurants Survey as London’s Most Popular Restaurant Group; Daily Telegraph as one of London’s best restaurants. We unusually combine a panoramic range of proper Indian food - pioneering street food, thalis (the balanced family platters), daily changing freshly made vegetables, flavourful grills, regional curries, biryanis. Our food is uniquely from the true sources of Indian food – the gourmet homes & street stalls across India’s regions.
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