The minute we walked into the Chester Beatty Library it smelled like good food. Indeed our large salad, lentil soup, and blackberry cobbler/crisp was excellent.
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Only go here if you've got a healthy appetite, elasticated waist trousers and an empty tummy! The food is delicious and the portions are enormous. There's a good variety of choice, all inspired by the Silk Road part of the world. Lots of desserts too.
We arrived here in mid afternoon and there was a good variety of dishes. The different dishes were explained to us and we selected the mediterranean chicken dish and the lamb dish. They were both very tasty and plentiful. The service was good and the...More
We came here for lunch after viewing the wonderful manuscripts in the Chester Beatty Library.It was an unexpected experience and a great surprise for a " museum cafe".The food was delicious and there was a fabulous choice, vegetarian , lamb tagine, moussaka and chicken in...More
When I meet people in town for a work lunch I often suggest to Silk Road Café. I was there recently and the food was great as always. There is a a wide selection of dishes to choose from not to mention the desserts that...More
We had a quick late lunch here after visiting the exhibition. I had the soup with brown bread, which was tomato that day, and my friend had a small salad, which was much bigger than she expected. A little bit of everything, or you could...More
The Silk Road Cafe surpassed my high expectations. Fresh, delicious and healthy Middle Eastern food, cooked to perfection satisfied our hearty post-museum-visit appetites. Served abundantly by friendly staff, lunch left no room for tempting desserts! The falafel 'amuse bouche' was exquisite. Nestled in a historic...More
Got served tasteful mediterranean/ arabic dishes here. Big portions for acceptable prices! Only negative was a very stressed staff and the fact that they couldnt offer everything they had on their menu's( in my case falafel).
We dined here recently after lunch time and were seated immediately. We enjoyed the Moroccan style chicken with okra and rice and the lamb curry, both of which were delicious. The service was excellent and we were given good advice about the content of each...More