Dalchini is one of its kind in London serving Hakka style chinese cuisine. Indians and travellers to the subcontinent are familiar to this cuisine. To most it is comfort food when they miss India. The Hakka cuisine is a wonderful marriage of oriental techniques with Indian ingredients. Nothing personifies this marriage more than the influence of Veronica, of Hakka Chinese origin but raised in Bombay and her team. Come and taste India’s most popular eating out cuisine.
This content has been supplied by Dalchini Hakka Chinese Cuisine
Venue Details & Map
Dalchini Hakka Chinese Cuisine
147 Arthur Road
Small Indo-Chinese restaurant catering especially for those of the spicy persuasion. I'm not one them, but fortunately there're several non-chilli options.
My friend and I shared saag aloo and the sea bass with some steamed rice. The saag could've had a few more potatoes to liven up the consistency a little, but was tasty enough.
The sea bass on the other hand was perfect, succulent and...more
Brilliant restaurant, love the food and service. Menu is a bit limited but that is probably down to my personal preferences.more
I really like Dalchini hake. The food is amazing and reasonable priced. Everyone is really friendly in there - It's great.
Two things that annoy me a little bit though are, 1) the coke comes out of a bottle - so is a little flat and really expensive for what it is 2) there doesn't seem to be a good takeaway process. It takes ages to cook.more
Not many folks outside of India are aware of 'Indian' Chinese food but if you like your food spicy give this cuisine and restaurant a try. Here's more background - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_Chinese_cuisine. The Chilly Chicken, Chicken Manchurian and Paneer Schezuan are recommended. We've been regulars for years. Why the 3 stars? I think it's expensive for what it is and some of the...more
I love this place. Unfortunately, I live in the US so I can't eat there as often as I'd like to. Every time I visit London it's one of the first places that I go, and I usually go more than once. The food is really great and the staff are wonderful as well. They have a great location, right across the street from the Wimbledon Park tube station, so they're easy to find.
They have a lot...more