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Masala Zone Islington

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80 Upper Street, London, England
+44 20 7359 3399
12:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
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Sun 12:30 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 12:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Sat 12:30 - 23:00
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London, England, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

7 of us went to the Marsala Zone for our Christmas Do. We had a good time, the drinks and cocktails were good. We did not get our main meal all together, two of us had to wait more than 15 minutes, I think they forgot our meals we had a really early booking as well at 6.30pm so they... More 

Thank Karen H
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went there after a day of shopping and touring. We arrived a little early and had to go across the street for some liquid refreshment. We were the second patrons in the restaurant. Upon walking in we experienced the most calming and relaxing ambiance. The decor is beautiful and the soft calming music was great. Now... More 

1 Thank Gary D
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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered a delightful takeaway of Dhal Puri, Vegetarian Grand Thali (Undiyho and Lentil Khichdi...). The food was nicely presented and fresh. I strongly recommend the Dhal Puri as a starter ..the mix of Lentils, Taramind and yoghurt will set your taste buds ablaze. The Undiyho veg curry was delightful a combination of green banana, potato, lentils etc served with... More 

Thank Tiffany I
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being in London, we wanted to enjoy a good Indian curry and the Masala Zone was the most nearby. But good it was! Certainly recommendable.

Thank Peter E
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50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

I wandered into the Masala Zone by mistake, What a mistake.? Awesome curry house with ambience to boot. I can 101% recommend it.

2 Thank Geoff P
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Lovely quiet place with relaxing music. The food was delicious and presented well. Try the Quail and the lamb chops or duck. The service was attentive but not overbearing. A patron told us that this is a chain in London and we had no idea. Most chain food is like stouffers. If you have never had Stouffers. it is a... More 

1 Thank DollyTurner
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

What a great experience. Lovely serene venue with great relaxing Indian Music. The food was exqusiite. Make sure that you try the quail and the duck. The duck sauce delights your palate. The service was exceptional without being pressured . We had no idea that this was a chain, until a patron told us an we were pleasantly surprised, because... More 

1 Thank C R
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Loved the food and selections great tastes and not your average Indian restaurant Had a non alcoholic cocktail which was delicious

1 Thank Gary Y
London, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This is a nice Indian restaurant in Islington High Street. It is very good value, the Thalis are very tasty and are a good choice if you are new to Indian food. There is a big choice on your tray and its not overly spicy even if you choose a dish that is marked as hot. The service was excellent and... More 

Thank Nicknicklambert
Luton, United Kingdom
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16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

we visited this branch on Saturday night packed !! but what can you expect from a place soO good they took our names and told us to come back in about 40 minutes and when we came back they where so attentive explaining every thing on the thali just fabulous friendly staff and delicious food cant wait to go back... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$37
Indian, Asian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Upper Street, London, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7359 3399
Welcome to one of London's leading Indian brasserie restaurants - there are 7 Masala Zone restaurants. Each Masala Zone is visually unique. We all serve real Indian food and cuisines, in contemporary yet exotic Indian popular art settings.We offer the varied delicious tastes and cuisines of India, from homes, wayside stalls and palaces (totally different from local curry houses) in a friendly stylish environment. We and our legendary sister fine dining restaurants - Chutney Mary, Veeraswamy and Amaya - provide an unparalleled combination of real Indian cuisines, taste, integrity, hospitality and ambience

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?