Praised by HRH Prince Charles and listed in the BBC's list of the 'World's Best Curry Houses', The Aladin is arguably one of the best curry houses around.<br/><br/>The food is tasty, the service is excellent, and the general atmosphere and ambience of the restaurant is great for a fun day out. London's Capital Radio (95.8FM) voted Aladin as 'One of the Top Ten Indian Restaurants in London Ever'. Aladin was declared as the Best Indian Runner Up for London's Archant Food & Drinks Award 2009. Aladin also achieved Customer Excellence Award in 2008.<br/><br/>Surrounded by the rich tradition and history of Bangla Town, as well as being situated in the heart of Brick Lane with close proximity to the biggest bars and clubs on the lane, Aladin has something for everyone. The extensive menu features dishes from across the sub-continent (Bangladesh, India and Pakistan) all prepared by one of our 5 experienced chefs managed by our leading chef who has been cooking at Aladin for over 20 years!
This content has been supplied by Aladin Brick Lane
Venue Details & Map
Aladin Brick Lane
132 Brick LaneShadwellLondonE1 6RU
I came to Aladin with a friend visiting London who really wanted some Indian food on Brick Lane. We went online and checked out places and their reviews and this establishment stood out. I have to admit, I'm not a big fan of Indian cuisine, but I did have a very pleasant meal here. We were seated immediately and had some tap water to start. I had the chicken tikka masala and it was really...more
I visited Aladin as part of a food walking tour. We tried three different types of curry along with some naan bread. The service was decent at best and the curry was pretty good. The atmosphere was just alright. Honestly, I feel you can probably get better curry in other places in London, especially with such a large curry choices.
Brick lane is a fun place to go. It is a complete mix of...more
So bad.. I'm not even sure why I am giving the extra star.. Probably because it's a food review and I love food... But this was nothing beyond decent. Came here with a large group very excited to try apparently an award winning restaurant.. We waited about 30 mins to order and didn't receive our food til an hour later!
The service was horrible as I see almost all the other reviews also...more
Poped into that nicely quiet place on our way back from Brick Lane.
To be fair, neither of us expected the food to be that great for such a reasonable price. A Chicken curry, one big Chef's specialty : chicken marinated in a creamy minty spinach sauce, plain nan bread, some mushroom pilau rice & two juices for less than £30.
As much as the food deserves 5 stars, the service do not even...more
I have so much to say about this little strip of Brick Lane! I've had good and bad, but, well, on to the deets!
Aladin is in the middle of a cluster of Indian/Bangladeshi restaurants. Apparently, this is Prince Charles' favourite. Apparently, Ainsley Harriot loves this restaurant the most (me: really? The chef with the massive hands? server: yes! Him!). Apparently, Aladin has won the...more