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Halal Restaurant

) #1,997 of 18,120 Restaurants in London $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian, Halal
2 St. Mark Street | Aldgate, London E1 8DJ, England
+44 20 7481 1700
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good38%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (20 reviews)
“saag” (2 reviews)
“spinach dish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 St. Mark Street | Aldgate, London E1 8DJ, England
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1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has been around for what seems like ever. I visited recently with a few friends as it's been a few years since I last visited and I have to say I left a bit underwhelmed. Staff very friendly and good service, but my...More

2  Thank SteveCAFC63
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Hidden in the back streets of Aldgate is this gem of a restaurant. I have been there a few times now for lunch. Their Biryani is really lovely and is highly recommended. You might find it needs a bit of extra salt (depending on your...More

Thank HonestReviewer786
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Visited here with my friend, had a great meal. Service was excellent, and the flavours in each of the dishes were fantastic. Quality of the food was good, the rice portion was massive. Lovely side dishes too. A little more expensive than Brick Lane, but...More

Thank SteveBM
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Must be almost 40 years since I first chanced upon Halal after being posted to work at the now long gone itinerant DHSS office on Mark St. I used to eat meat then and liked the Mutton Vindaloo with the fragrant colourful Pilau Rice. The...More

1  Thank RobnLondon
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This unassuming-looking building, tucked away in a backstreet behind Aldgate East station, is a great find for great curry. Claiming to be the oldest curry house in the east end, this is the opposite to the Brick Lane tourist offering - just simple, great curry,...More

1  Thank zbnet
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Large group visited here and were well looked after by friendly staff. Food was excellent and service first class. Despite our less than organised viewing of the menu (thanks to a lengthy pub session), we were treated very well. Basically the staff couldn't do enough...More

1  Thank tartnjohn
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Hadn't been back for years and years, since first eating here (regularly) almost 30 years ago. Went back a few weeks ago & was astonished at how good it still was. I was in the area again for business and thought, why not. I was...More

1  Thank Tom L
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Me and my friend went on Valentine's day and were in for a treat! Really recommend the onion bhaji, brilliant value for money, great service and food, an underrated gem in the heart of East London.

1  Thank Franky M
Reviewed 20 January 2017

You can find online and its name Halal restaurant but most of it is local test not the international test.

1  Thank Ath E
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We found this by accident when staying in the area. Its tucked away down a back street and is one of the oldest Indian restaurants in London. Unfortunately it seems as if it hasn't changed much since it opened. However the food is good and...More

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Daina O
Does this restaurant take amex?
6 February 2015|
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Response from Servicised | Reviewed this property |
Good morning sir Malcom Hope you are well, Yes we do accept Amex, Thanks Kind regards Mahaboob (Halal)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 St. Mark Street | Aldgate, London E1 8DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Whitechapel
  • Neighbourhood: Whitechapel
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7481 1700
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