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Chai Ki (Restaurant)
1 Crossrail PlaceLondonE14 5AR
This place is really rather excellent!
In fact, I've been here a few times now.
They have a really interesting selection of old school traditional dishes and more modern fusion options.
I've tried quite a few different menu items and all of them have been great. The old school ones taste just like the stuff my mum used to cook and the new stuff is really tasty even if it's not sure of its...more
Brunch selection lacked flavour and spice. We had the aloo tikki roll, salmon special and masala fries. Everything was under-seasoned and under-spiced. An Indian (even fusion) should offer vegetarians a balanced meal, which potatoes surrounded by bread is definitely NOT. Charging extra for pickles and chutneys is not pukka. And salad dressed with mayonnaise?! Would not recommend this place to...more
Umm this place is amazing! The butter chicken, the garlic naan, all of it!
Great vibe in here and a fun place for drinks after work.
Cannot wait to go back on my next trip to London!more
The highlight of the night was definitely the Dakshini Korma (without rice). A creamy vegetarian curry, consisting of sweet potato, red and green peppers, courgette (although the menu said aubergine), mange tout, baby corn and crispy kale. All the different textures and flavours of the vegetables worked really well with the curry. The fragrance of the coconut together with the mild spices were...more
Recently there has been an uprise of more fancy Indian restaurants, breaking away from the association of it being a cheap date option and therefore introducing modern and beautiful venues. Chai Ki is one of them. It's a nice looking restaurant with its high ceiling and spacious dining area although very generic looking with nothing associating with the cuisine. If you were to blindly walk in...more