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Tamarind Indian Restaurant

509 Hackney Road | Cambridge Heath, London E2 9ED, England
+44 20 7729 3886
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (2 reviews)
“michelin star” (6 reviews)
“open table” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Vegan Options
509 Hackney Road | Cambridge Heath, London E2 9ED, England
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Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

Eaten Tandoori food on five continents so really excited about the one star Michelin restaurant. Would come back if in London. Three things 1. Great Indian food The first? Indian cuisine restaurant with a Michelin star, apparently. I had the tasting menu and really enjoyed...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank tailwinds5
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food. Everybody was happy with their dish (we were a large group). Nice atmosphere. Very busy. Needs advanced booking. Strongly recommend!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank cathmic2
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Tamarind was excellent from start to finish - if we lived in London, I go back again. The service was attentive and constantly available. Our starting cocktails were very well done, particularly my date’s gin cocktail. We had a Chana starter which was very interesting,...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Jane B
Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

I had a wonderful experience at Tamarind. The staff are really polite and extremely helpful. According to the internet, the restaurant has 1 Michelin star. I think it deserves 2 or 3. If only I was living in UK I would eat here at Tamarind...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Ashwin Y
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

We had a pre-theatre set menu for £35 per head. Lovely food. Lovely decor and lovely service. Cant recommend enough for a change from the normal indian fare. Chick pea starter a must eat. We love a good punky for desert as much as anyone...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank lisajaneand
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Either this address is wrong or this restaurant doesn't exist. Don't bother heading towards here as you will be very disappointed

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Charlie A
Reviewed July 3, 2017

I had not been to Tamarind for many years, but was delighted to find that the standards of excellent food and delightful service had been maintained. We went for lunch and loved the starters, but gained even more pleasure form the variety of flavors in...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank jjaf
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant reopened with new decor & new menu for Indian food. Food is very tasty . Service is excellent and friendly. One of the best Indian restaurant in London , quality of food wise

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank arunsf
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

We love Indian. Tamarind is wonderful. Amazing food, lovely atmosphere and great service. For us, it's second only to Amma In NYC.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank steffturner
Reviewed January 20, 2017 via mobile

Had early dinner here. Waiters/waitresses were attentive and knowledgeable about the menu. We had the lamb dum bryani and the prawn masala with a side of naan bread. The bryani was on the spicy side but served pipping hot to the table. Portions were decent...More

Date of visit: January 2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 Hackney Road | Cambridge Heath, London E2 9ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7729 3886
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