Located at the Strand Palace Hotel, the Daawat restaurant offers refined Indian cuisine with a contemporary twist. The resident chefs use only the finest ingredients and traditional methods to create mouth-watering dishes full of flavour. Guests can choose from a variety of 'street food' options including Ragda Patties, pan-fried potato cakes served with an Indian salad and spiced yoghurt, or Samosa Chat, a crushed samosa topped with chickpea curry. The restaurant also offers two and three-course menus with signature dishes such as lamb rogan josh, slow-braised lamb shank in a mace and cinnamon curry, chicken dopiaza, and kozhi varutha curry, a Madras-style chicken cooked with south Indian spices.
Venue Details & Map
2 Burleigh StreetLondonWC2R 0JJ
- +44 (0)20 7497 4158
Top 4 reviews of Daawat Restaurant
My girlfriend and I are visiting London, she's Indian and I'm not.
She convinced me to come into this place for dinner and that we should give it a shot, I had about average expectations.
I was blown away by the incredible flavor mixing in every single dish.
I was super hungry, so we ended up each getting an entree and also an appetizer to share, four sides, and two desserts. Everything... more
Horribly rude waiter! Put me off even before eating. Even if the food tastes amazing, I'm not sure I'll be coming back here. more
Good food. Service was reluctant. They originally wanted to turn me away (party of 1) with three empty tables within my view, claiming they were reserved. Luckily the manager said I could have a table. Oddly enough, the other two tables were never taken while I was there. more
If your afternoon teas are getting a bit same-y, I've found one with a twist! The girls and I had a lovely afternoon of chai and giggles at the Strand Palace Hotel, where the in-house restaurant offers a very affordable indian-themed tea.
The best bits are the tasty savoury selection on the middle tier and the impeccably-mannered service, who look after veggies and any allergies well. The... more