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The India Gate
47 London RdLondonSE23 3TY
The India Gate offers a mixture of traditional Indian curries and Nepalese cuisine. I opted for the latter to start and wolfed down lamb momos, which were absolutely delicious.
Mains were fine; my chicken sag would have delighted Popeye, comprising about five bags of spinach. The lamb dish was tender if a little less spicy than expected.
Would I go out of my way to visit The India Gate? No....more
This is definitely the best Indian place in the area. The menu is incredibly extensive, so a lot of choice. I much prefer their vegetarian dishes to the meat ones, I would recommend the Palak Paneer - whilst probably a little oilier than I would like, but the spinach is really thick and it has a great spice level (not too little, not too much). Oh, the mushroom rice is phenomenal, also!! I've...more
The India Gate is my pick from the Indian restaurants in Hackney. Although I usually get take away because it is so close to my house, I have dined here a couple of times.
What I really like about it is the fact that it isn't just taken from the display and thrown into a box. Although it takes a few more minutes, it is nice that they prepare it to order in the kitchen.
The dining in...more