A pioneering, sophisticated and authentic Indian restaurant on Brick Lane, Chillies opened its doors in 1998 and since then, it has offered a delightful range of refined, fine food, which remains faithful to the best culinary traditions of the Indian sub-continent.The warm and courteous hospitality of the staff, coupled with the stylish, elegant decor of the restaurant, go a long way to providing customers with a memorable dining experience.Situated in the heart of the E1 area of London, Chillies prepares genuine, fresh Indian cuisine on a daily basis and all of the food served follows Halal standards.
£25 and under
The food was very good--but just like every other Indian place I've tried on Brick Lane. What was disappointing is how shady they were.
For example: They told us we could have two rounds of drinks, but we later found that they only meant beer or wine. They also only had one beer and "a drink" meant a half pint. Then when we decided to buy more, they magically had four types of beer....more
So, I think I ate too much this time...
The family headed towards Brick Lane for a curry so I got out my trusty Yelp iphone app and found the review for this place. Sadly, I didn't realise that you were meant to let the chap out the front offer you free booze and food, so with Yelp iPhone app in hand, I marched straight into the restaurant (which meant we paid full prices) - my sister...more
Hands down, this was the best Indian food I've had to date. I've tried Michelin star Indian restaurants in NYC, other restaurants on London's famed Brick Lane and none have held a candle to Chillies.
Hesitant to accept the first "offer" received as we walked down Brick Lane (common knowledge tells you that the offers from restaurant owners/promoters get better as you go down the road, but the...more
Good chicken vindaloo. Bad chicken korma (it tasted like sweet potatoes?) I am not normally one to deduct stars for service, but they were straight up rude here. They gave us a hard time about drinking tap water instead of the bottled water pre-placed on the table. Overall this place is a pass. I agree with Travis P. -- shady.more