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Malabar

27 Uxbridge Street, London W8 7TQ, England
+44 20 7727 8800
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
27 Uxbridge Street, London W8 7TQ, England
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1 - 10 of 132 reviews

Reviewed 22 April 2017

I'm sorry to say that this was the worst Indian food I have experienced. In fairness, the food was better when I went to the restaurant (compared to delivery this time) but it can't have changed that much in the five minutes it takes to...More

Thank hercness
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Unfortunately the dishes are too oily, the paratha is too thick and nothing as a a paratha should be, and the vegetable side dishes have too many onions. The seats are uncomfortable and the picture frames are hung too low and protrude out so one...More

Thank Anonymous L
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I was very disappointed. We ordered three currys and some sides through Deliveroo. When they arrived they were cold and more disappointingly, the portion sizes were tiny. The take away containers were barely half full, so basically we paid full price for a half portion,...More

1  Thank Lucy P
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The food in Malabar is excellent - not too heavy, or greasy or overly creamy. Portion sizes are good. Tastes are clean and fragrant. Nothing is overly spiced - unless you ask for this. The flavours of good, fresh ingredients come through clearly. The waiters...More

Thank SuzOdell
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I returned to Malabar Restaurant after a number of years. The high standards endure to give a fine dining experience and such tasty food. The salads could not be fresher. The staff are very friendly. Everywhere is clean and sharp and the decor still cuts...More

Thank georgegrimes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I've been here a few times, and love this place. It is the best indian food I've had and really well presented, and a charming neat restaurant tucked behind Notting Hill tube in a nice quiet street. We usually end up sharing a variety of...More

Thank ObjectiveFoodie007
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious food! Amazing place, modern but sober and classy. The food was too good!!! I reccomend the Dal soup and King Prawns from the Tandoor. We really enjoyed the dinner...nice atmosphere, calm and relaxing. I will for sure come back!!! This is the perfect place...More

Thank Wanderlust-Anninaina
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Though the setting looked nice I thought the food was poor, the sauce was watery and the portion sizes were tiny, we got 1 poppadom each when usually it's a few and the mint sauce was sour rather than sweet and creamy. The metal plates...More

1  Thank Cass C
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I've been eating here regularly since the mid 1990's and it rarely disappoints. Start with Devilled Kaleja (sizzling chicken livers marinated in yoghurt with onions) to share - a must. Then always a decent curry be it monkfish, prawn, mutton / lamb or chicken. Can...More

Thank CriticalFox
Reviewed 8 September 2016

In a quiet street but two minutes from the busy heart of Notting Hill, the Malabar was a delightful refreshing place to conclude an exploration of this part of London. Modern, airy decor yet small enough for an intimate supper......prompt friendly service, and best of...More

Thank mareagoodFYI
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$63
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Uxbridge Street, London W8 7TQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7727 8800
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Description
Serving spice on the "Hill" since '83
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