Started by Mohammad Tayyab more than 30 years ago, this family run restaurant in historic Whitechapel has grown in size and reputation over the years. Originally a daytime café for locals and those in the know, Tayyabs eventually opened an evening restaurant in an adjoining Victorian pub. The menu is 100% halal.
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83 - 89 Fieldgate StreetLondonE1 1JU
- +44 20 7247 6400
Top 5 reviews of Tayyabs
We went here a week.after visiting another curry house Lahore Original Kebab (round the corner ) . Frankly disappointing. A huge place on 3 floors. Noisy and packed on a Friday night. The lamb chops were delicious but the curries were average. The prawns tiny and chewy. The chicken bland and the spinach likewise. The worst is we still cannit get the smell out of our coats. more
A friend recommended this place to me and I had to try Indian food in London. Wait isn't bad but they charge you for the dosa and chutney. They just give it to you and I had no idea it wasn't free. The lamb chops were delicious. I came here by myself so I didn't order that much food. I wanted to try other things as well. more
After the many good reviews the Mrs booked a table here for her birthday.
It was really easy to book a table and they had no problem accommodating a large group as it's what the place is set up for.
The BYOB aspect was very good as we had a mix of drinkers and non-drinkers and it makes splitting the bill much fairer.
With a table that big the staff were helpful in suggesting how many... more
Honestly not totally sure what the other 632 people ate or saw in this place. We were originally heading to bricklane, but this one caught our eye on yelp, it looked and sounded different from your standard Indian restaurant in east London. We were rushed to our table in the basement, packed in like sardines, everything about this place was built for a fast in and out experience, we were... more
As someone who has lived in east London their whole life and grown up with Indian grandparents, it's safe to say I've experienced a good curry/Indian food.
I visited Tayyabs with two other people yesterday for the first time and let me say, this is the best Indian/Pakistani place I've ever eaten at, in fact nothing comes close to the food here!
We ordered a meat platter for starters which was... more