Located on Kennington Lane in Vauxhall, south London, The Coriander is part of a small chain of British Indian restaurants that are known for their bright and cosmopolitan interiors, modern curries and regular clientele. Decorated with sunny lemon walls, burgundy banquettes and blonde wooden floors, The Coriander attracts young professionals, local families and couples and also has a popular takeaway service. Chef's specialties at The Coriander include the lamb Aam Diya cooked with mango, cream and coconut sauce garnished with sultanas; the Tandoori King Prawn Masala cooked in a sauce made from almonds and coconuts and special tandoori spices; and the Ajwani salmon – fresh Scottish salmon chargrilled in the tandoor with lemon juice, ginger and carom.
£25 and under
There are much better Indian restaurants in London and several close by.
The staff moved a lot of tables to accommodate our large crowd and were pretty decent.
I would probably give it a better rating but I ordered the wrong thing. When it arrived on a plate with a salad and a lot of sauce over top, I knew that a mistake had been made. I wanted a little bowl of wonderful, instead I got a...more
Actually this is my favourite Indian restaurant in Kennington. More spicy and flavoursome than others such as Kennington Tandoori or Gandhi's. Big portions and easily ordered on the Internet. Probably as good as it gets in this neighbourhood. It's not everywhere you can get a Tayyab's (best for cheap Indian) or the Cinnamon Club (when you're feeling rich).more
I just finished a delicious dinner at The Coriander and was shocked to find no reviews on Yelp! So this visitor from Texas has just become the Duchess of the Coriander!
The Coriander is a lovely little hole in the wall with clean, unfussy decor. Being an uncouth American suffering from jet lag, I arrived at the unfashionable hour of 6:00 pm. I was the only diner for a whole hour, although...more
I've been here once and I certainly wouldn't rate it as the best Indian in London. Food was very bland and tasted manufactured. this might be the best Indian in Kennington Lane, but htere again, there's only one.more