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Standard Balti House
71 Brick LaneLondonE1 6QL
We came after reading many reviews and walking twice through the street with more than 50 restaurants serving all most same type of Indian typical food.
#1. There are few other restaurants with same name making it confusing as to which is the real balti restaurant. After few attempts we found this one which is reviewed as top 5 !! ( not reliable reviews) didn't find it good enough.
Was going for an early dinner and we were latched onto by one of the gazillion restaurant peddlers up and down Brick Lane. Against our better judgement (I'd read mixed reviews before agreeing to go in), we caved and agreed to eat there under the false promise of great, tasty Indian food for a cheap price (that bit was true, to be fair).
I was not impressed. Service came without the smile and...more
Came here wanting a nice Indian meal and noticed this restaurants review status was at 4 stars and, they took tastecard at Christmas time. Result right..???
We had a relatively early booking so fairly empty when we arrived but did quickly start to fill up.
Food wise I ordered KAKRA PURI for starters described as 'Lightly spiced crab meat infused with shallots and cilantro.Served on a snap...more
Brick Lane - a mecca for curry houses. As you make your way from one end to the other, there is no shortage of smiling faces grabbing your attention with promises of the best deal, the best curry, family owned restaurants, authentic dishes and more. It is hard to make the call for the right one. I normally go for the ones requiring the least sales effort and with bums on seats, as there is...more