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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” (227 reviews)
“curry” (88 reviews)
“butter chicken” (45 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM 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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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was a fantastic choice for a family dinner. The Thali was a great choice we tried different ones and swapped curries to share the experience. We also had the 'pop' things to start and the veggie samosas which were awesome and my most favourite...More

Thank Mery S
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Came to London for a week and was craving Indian food the whole week, we decided to go to masala zone in soho with high hopes for great Indian food. The first thing we noticed when we came in is the warm, inviting atmosphere, we...More

1  Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After ordering a coke (£3.90 small bottle) and a beer (small warm bottle £5.90) from our over bearing waitress who couldnt understand us ( scottish) we ordered two curries and rice plus a garlic nan from the very limited menu . The garlic nan was...More

2  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve eaten a lot of Indian food over the years. This may be the first time I’ve eaten authentic Indian food. Usually, the menu of an Indian restaurant has page upon page of almost the same dish, but with different sauces. Not so for Masala...More

Thank Llenda
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small portions for overpriced dishes. The service is a bit weird. The food on it's own wasn't bad, but small portions for the prices they charge. Overall not really our thing, we had better and cheaper indian food in other London places.

Thank PeterTripje
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've given this full marks due to the food. We had 6 of the street food to share and loved it! The service, on the other hand, is not great. I asked the barman a question about food and he told me he was a...More

Thank michelle d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose to eat here before seeing Gary Barlow at the London Palladium and it was a fantastic choice. Although not busy the staff were attentive. The Thali was a great choice we both tried different ones and swapped curries to share the experience. We...More

Thank Wendy K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a vegetable tali with no extras, which was ok but a little underwhelming. I would say it was a fairly small portion but adequate for small lunch. At £15.75 (inclusive of service) ( no drink included) this was very expensive for the either...More

1  Thank stephen s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked for 5.30 today when missus had finished shopping having sat having a drink for the afternoon. Asked waiter what he recommended for me and ordered saffron chicken for wife. Brilliant food, great service and as good as any Indian meal I have ever had....More

Thank davidko2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant serves delicious and authentic Indian food. Everything we ordered was amazing. Lovely staff too.

Thank kritivalecha
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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Questions & Answers
8 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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