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Dil Chad

24 Widegate Street | E1 7HP, London E1 7HP, England
+44 20 7247 9614
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  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible14%
2 weeks ago
“Out with the old, don't bother with the new!”
11 Jun 2017
“Dil Chad- London”
Closed Now
All hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
24 Widegate Street | E1 7HP, London E1 7HP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a couple of pints we went to Dil Chad for a Friday night curry. The place has been recently renovated and maybe changed hands, and is undoubtedly smarter than the old restaurant that had been busily churning out good curries for the last 30...More

Thank Beentheredunthat
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Dil chad is a neighborhood restaurant for us and we were eagerly waiting for it to open, we visited on a weekday evening. The waiter has a lot of energy which is great as the restaurant was fairly quiet. The meal itself was disappointing, we...More

Thank Ifonly7
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I've been to DILCHAD many times, before the refurbishment, and since it re-opened. I must say I'm baffled by the last comment. I have never been disappointed by their wonderful unique take on some of the most loved indian dishes throughout the years...surely a restaurant...More

Thank Margaret J
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Lured into this restaurant due to the great location, impressive looking bar (which is a red herring) and nice shop front. Though upon being seated realised this is a poorly executed and confused Indian eatery. It is not a dishoom or a gunpowder though clearly...More

Thank Spitalfielddiner
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This was once a great restaurant that had been closed for over a year for "refurbishment". Now finally open again, but only half the size of what it used to be. The menu is much reduced and has few of the classic Indian restaurant selections...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We were recommended to come here by work colleagues who were raving about the food and exceptional service, so expectations were high - we weren't disappointed! First of all the restaurant has been closed for over a year and undergone extensive refurbishment and renovation, tastefully...More

Thank gar500
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I had been commuted to Dil Chad since 1982 and never disappointed on their friendly good service and food. After 6 months absent I made a journey to Dil Chad last week and what I found was closed door. Please please Dil Chad, open the...More

Thank haruuk
Reviewed 24 January 2016

I'd eaten here a while ago so knew it fitted the bill for being good food and close to Liverpool St Station. After a long walk we found it to be closed for refurbishment. If only some technology was available, such as the world wide...More

4  Thank Caverkat
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Had not been here for at least a decade, so we decided to visit to relive old times. Although we were not disappointed with the food, it did not offer anything special over and above the normal Indian restaurant fare. Service was also rather mediocre....More

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Cold plates which we requested to be changed. Waiter seemed irritated at this request. Plates came back tepid. The explanation for the cold plates was the weather conditions! No hot plates to keep your food warm so you need to eat fast before the food...More

Thank maryp639
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Widegate Street | E1 7HP, London E1 7HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Spitalfields
  • Neighbourhood: Spitalfields
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7247 9614
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