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Popadom

Marina Point West Chatham Quays Dock Head Road | Dock Head Road, Chatham ME4 4ZJ, England
+44 1634 892323
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Marina Point West Chatham Quays Dock Head Road | Dock Head Road, Chatham ME4 4ZJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is surely a hidden gem. The decor is great with very high ceilings that give a feeling of space. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The food is absolutely delicious and suited for a variety of tastes from people who can’t eat...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 477preetis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely meal with friends. Curries are genuinely authentic with really good use of spices giving the food a wonderful flavour. The vegetarian menu has just as much choice as the Non Veg menu which is fantastic for my daughter as many Indian restaurants...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jagsby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before I start, I would like to point out that I am a foodie, lived majority of my life in India and gulf and find immense happiness in trying and eating good food. Over last 10 years since being in the UK, I have visited...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rajas S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another trip to this fantastic contemporary Indian restaurant and it continues to satisfy our the taste buds with orthodox food! Great presentation, wonderful ambience and mouthwatering dishes! Requested chef to make spicy paneer biryani and guess what it was out of the world! Full marks...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Amit J
PopadomChatham, Guest Relations Manager at Popadom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Amit J, What a fantastic review! Thank you for the high ratings. Its always a pleasure welcoming you and your family! I have informed our Chef about your wonderful comments! Our Chefs go out of the way to accommodate clients need and taste! We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I went here for our 5 year anniversary. The staff were very welcoming and friendly, the speed of the service was phenomenal and the food was so unique. Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Laura B
PopadomChatham, Guest Relations Manager at Popadom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Laura B, We hope you've had a wonderful 5 year anniversary celebrations! Thank you for taking time to write this review and post some lovely pictures! We look forward to welcoming you agin in the future. Kind regards,

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have visited a few times now and on each occasion been really impressed by the whole experience including the authenticity of the food. It is so refreshing to be able to go to an Indian Restaurant and be served proper food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nick G
PopadomChatham, Guest Relations Manager at Popadom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Nik G, Thank you for the wonderful review. We are glad you and your wife were impressed with the whole experience every time you've visited. Special thanks for mentioning about the authenticity & quality of the food! Kind regards,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Living nearby we had seen the premises being prepared but this was our first opportunity to try. It did not disappoint. Excellent greeting. Stunning modern take on an Indian theme. Soon discovered why the service was good, family owners out front. Emphasis on vegetarian dishes...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank bunnyjump
PopadomChatham, Guest Relations Manager at Popadom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Bunnyjump, Thank you for taking time to share your dining experience at Popadom. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed all aspects of your experience. As you've said its all about serving flavoursome food with great service in a modern yet pleasant surroundings. Thank...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We organised a leaving meal for a dear colleague for 40 guests - the restaurant staff made the whole process from start to finish so smooth and pain free. The guests enjoyed the food and service, and raved about the atmosphere and deco. I would...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Sharon Kaur A
PopadomChatham, Guest Relations Manager at Popadom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sharon, Thank you for sharing your dining experience at Popadom. We are delighted to hear that everyone enjoyed the whole process from start to finish. It was an absolute pleasure looking after your group. We at Popadom strive very hard to achieve the basics...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first thing to hit you is the decor very original and the Indian music was just to be heard in the back ground leaving you able to have a conversation. This restaurant is certainly different the food is very much themed on street food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank PatH57
PopadomChatham, Guest Relations Manager at Popadom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear PatH57, Thank you for taking time to review your experience here at Popadom. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed every aspect of your experience. We look forward to welcoming you again in the near future. Kind regards,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our 3rd visit to Poppadom but the last two have been disappointing. Service poor on both occasions despite only 10 people eating on last visit. Staff stood around chatting had to flag them down for service. Food is different to the usual Indian restaurant which...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 44julie
Avinash V, Owner at Popadom, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 44julie, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your opinion. Speaking on behalf of both the kitchen and front of the house team, we are extremely disappointed to hear that your recent visits did not meet your expectations. We have taken...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$76
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
12:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marina Point West Chatham Quays Dock Head Road | Dock Head Road, Chatham ME4 4ZJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 892323
Description
We look forward to welcoming you to a delicious treat of the most authentic Indian food served in Kent. Our chefs have carefully put together our menu with some of the most popular traditional Indian dishes, both for a quick bite or for a full course meal. Our friendly staff, who are also very knowledgeable about our Indian cuisine, will be happy to explain our cuisine and serve you to ensure you
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