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Zaika

1 Kensington High Street, London W8 5NP, England
+44 20 7795 6533
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:45 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
1 Kensington High Street, London W8 5NP, England
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1 - 10 of 761 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

absolutely enjoyed my dinner. From the moment I stepped in, warm welcome , drink at the bar first whilst waiting a few minutes for my table. (had made no reservation) Food was among the best I had in years from the Indian Cuisine. Great wine...More

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Thank Jos D
Natalja N, Guest Relations Manager at Zaika, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Jos D, Thank you for your wonderful review. Our team at Zaika is happy to learn that you enjoyed our food and service whilst with us. Your Positive feedback will definitely be passed on to our Chef and our front of house department. Thank...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent restaurant. If you like fine Indian cuisine, this is definitely worth a visit! The atmosphere is also charming.

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Natalja N, Guest Relations Manager at Zaika, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear F4720XNmarkk, Thank you for your post! It is great to learn that you enjoyed your occasion dining with us at zaika and we can't wait to be welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards Natalja

Reviewed 6 days ago

We at after an event at the Albert Hall. I had researched online first and the reviews were good. We weren't disappointed. Great atmosphere, service and good. We will be back next time we stay in Kensington. A real find and so tasty.More

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Thank kirstyf677
Natalja N, Guest Relations Manager at Zaika, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear kirstyf677, Thank you for your post. We are happy that you decided to pay us a visit after your event at Royal Albert Hall and that you were impressed by your dinner at Zaika. We always strive to provide our guests with unforgettable experience...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Located close to the Kensington High Street underground station, Zaika is an excellent restaurant for many reasons. Beautiful decor, open and spacious interior, excellent staff and great food. Definitely recommend this to all. We had the Trio of chicken kebabs, laal maas, dal makhni and...More

Thank Uday P
Natalja N, Guest Relations Manager at Zaika, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Uday P, Thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased tp learn that you enjoyed dining with us at Zaika and I am sure the Chef will be pleased to hear your comments about food ( especially dal makhni). We really hope to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very delicious food, kind Served and nice night enjoying a business dinner. We arrive without reservation and we get table for four in only 5 minutes. The restaurant was full but the waiter get us table very fast and better service. Really good night !More

Thank Hector C
Natalja N, Guest Relations Manager at Zaika, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Hector C, Thank you for your post. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your first visit to Zaika and thank you for visiting us. I am glad that we managed to find you a table quickly, which led to your pleasant experience...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

While all the food was very tasty I felt it was expensive for what was essentially just a slightly upmarket Indian restaurant. The curries were all delicious, but were again just high quality versions of curries you would expect from a standard Indian place. For...More

Thank 394MichaelB394
Natalja N, Guest Relations Manager at Zaika, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear 394MichaelB394, Thank you for taking time to share your experience at Zaika. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed food at Zaika and I will be sure to share your feedback with the rest of our team. Here at Zaika we are proud...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good service by friendly staff. We had the 4 cruise fixed menue for two 55 £ each. It was quite tasty, but I have had better Indian meals for much less. But I guess the whole setting made up for it..?

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A truly elegant Indian restaurant with excellent service. And delicious food. Authentic dishes made with fresh ingredients. Spices were perfect.More

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Natalja N, Guest Relations Manager at Zaika, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear lulubirdie, Thank you for your post. It is our pleasure to learn that you enjoyed your recent experience dining at Zaika, especially the food, and I will be pleased to communicate your feedback to our Head Chef and his team. We very much looking...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Zaika means Flavor. I have been to this restaurant a few years before, so we went recently with some friends visiting London. Th restaurant is very spacious and as before, it was very busy. all good. The lighting was very and is very dim, to...More

Thank mad.nomad
Natalja N, Guest Relations Manager at Zaika, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear mad.nomad, Thank you for sharing your experience at Zaika. We are happy to learn that you enjoyed your time whilst with us. Our apologies as we did not meet your expectation in regards to the over all prices on our menu. Thank you once...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best butter chicken and fish curry I have had in London.. amazing food and service. The waiting staff was very friendly and very kind in serving me and my guests. We had an amazing time with family,the cocktails was very different and great.More

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Natalja N, Guest Relations Manager at Zaika, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear jasbirlabana, Thank your for your lovely review. We are pleased to learn you enjoyed your time whilst with us at Zaika. Much delighted to read that you and your guests found the food and service amazing. Our family friendly atmosphere is great for bringing...More

Nearby
South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
...More
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29 December 2016|
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Response from Aventus81 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they serve halal food
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Wajiha M
14 February 2016|
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Response from GCR484 | Reviewed this property |
This is a high end Indian restaurant and priced accordingly. Yes it is expensive but it is not the same as the average high street Indian which you may find are more reasonably priced.
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Shahedmiah1
24 January 2015|
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Response from Jespal S | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for enquiring! In Zaika, Lunch menu will cost you £19.50 for three course, Pre-theater menu will cost you £25 for three course and if you go for A'la Carte menu it might cost you around £40-£45 depending on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$67
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Kensington High Street, London W8 5NP, England
  • Public Transportation: High Street Kensington Tube
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7795 6533
  • E-mail
Description
The name Zaika translates quite literally as sophisticated flavours and this is the ethos behind our innovating menu presenting adaptations of Indian food
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