Dishoom King's Cross

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Dishoom pays loving homage to the old Irani cafes that were once part of the fabric of life in Bombay.

The menu features breakfasts (including the "full Bombay"), lamb raan (the house special), tikka, biryani, chicken and pomegranate salad, masala prawns and great chai.

Venue Details & Map

Dishoom King's Cross

5 Stable Street
+44 20 7420 9321

Yelp Reviews

9.00 out of 5
based on 270 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Dishoom King's Cross

5.0 out of 5
28 March 2018
by Stacie C.

I've only been here once for breakfast and it was a spontaneous decision based solely on a recommendation. But it was a 5 star meal nonetheless.

Despite its size (Dishoom has three levels), everyone was very welcoming and the atmosphere made it feel like cozy. And then there was the breakfast food itself. I'd never consider an Indian restaurant for breakfast, it's just not something that... more

4.0 out of 5
03 April 2018
by Alyx F.

Dishoom was definitely good, but in not bought into the hype that it is "the best Indian food" in London. I think maybe my expectation was wrong, but the place where I thought this restaurant did best was the more modern interpretation of Indian food which at times bordered more on fusion. Definitely worth a visit (prepare to stand in line!!!) but check out the menu first to set your... more

5.0 out of 5
14 December 2017
by Nancy K.

I freakin love Indian food in London. There's no place like it other than possibly India itself. It just tastes substantially better, with bursts of flavor.

Dishoom is no different. It is a very popular restaurant in London with multiple locations. There is always a queue and the best possible way to get in without waiting is to make a reservation.

I made a res at the King's Cross location.... more

5.0 out of 5
18 March 2018
by Jennifer W.

Among the top things I recommend when friends go to London. Loved this place so much that we had to go multiple times when we visited. The housemade chai is delicious. And they also have their own IPA, brewed by Mondo Brewing. It's served bottled though. For starters, the vada pau was great. Even for a soft bun item, it had great texture because of the fried pea sprinkles and I slathered it... more

5.0 out of 5
20 January 2018
by Anne W.

It really is good indian food. It's nice.. busy (for good reason).. and you can make reservations online.

We ordered several items including the lamb curry (regrettably not with the brain), daal (amazing), paneer grill, and shrimp appetizer (amazing).

When in London.. I would recommend coming. Yes more

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