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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Updated 06/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 06/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#598 of 1,188 Indian in London
#8,492 of 16,987 Restaurants in London


US$21 - US$64
Indian, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 15 July 2020

I've been trying different Indian restaurants to find a really good one I could continue to patronise and this was definitely the best. really enjoyed my meal - thank you,

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 16 September 2019 via mobile

Thanks Karnaphuli for helping us make a decision. To never set foot in your restaurant again. In a fairly quiet restaurant we were seated at a small table in the far corner well out of the way.. Other couples were given a 4 seater table...More

Date of visit: September 2019
karnaphuli, General Manager at Karnaphuli, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2020

Notice a review by 822 husseinr ---Firstly,I would like to say how sorry we are that you were disappointed in last visit to karnaphuli, I am at a loss to understand why diner have not filled the complaint form thats the first procedure right-minded person...More

Reviewed 3 September 2019 via mobile

Food fantastic Service - the best Ambience - traditional Prices - very reasonable Highly recommended

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed 29 August 2019 via mobile

My parents and I enjoyed this a lot. Nice food - we had a jalfrezi, a bhuna and a dansak. Meal for three with wine for less than £60. Great Indian food - average wine and friendly service at a good price. Would definitely come...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed 22 May 2019 via mobile

First time here and very impressed with price and quality. I had the tandoori mixed grill (it was huge!) and my friend had the tandoori king prawn madras. Very happy, definitely going again!

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed 25 February 2019

I am a loyal customer of over 20 years. Very kind and helpful staff team, relaxing and un-rushed atmosphere. Great food always the best. Recommended.

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

Came to the restaurant at 630pm today lovely atmosphere. Service top notch I had the onion bargee and Samosers main course tandoori prawn curry. All superb. Highly Recommended. 5*

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Found a metal hook in my food I assume used in the marinating and cooking process for the lamb. Told them about it but you would think that I carried hooks around to put in my own dinner. Quite liked the food but will never...More

Date of visit: October 2017
karnaphuli, Manager at Karnaphuli, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

This dinners seems unprepossessing unprincipled ?

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Nice cosy place with the most tender lamb in all the curries. Amazing starters and tasty dishes, great selection of beverage to enjoy with your partner or with friends. I come every week to my favourite restaurant!

Date of visit: January 2018
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Had an early dinner (6.00) food arrived 45 mins later, and very disappointing. We tried to tell waiting staff of our concerns, but were told to wait for "the manager" 30 mins later he turned up. I smiled at him and said please take a...More

Date of visit: January 2018
karnaphuli, Manager at Karnaphuli, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

This dinners called him self offshore architect without prejudice real architect do not behave like fake architect so that status out of way foods there was 3 dinners 2adult and I minor they all had and enjoyed the food none left over This dinners so...More

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Frequently Asked Questions about Karnaphuli
    Does Karnaphuli offer takeaway?
    Yes, Karnaphuli offers takeaway services.
    Does Karnaphuli offer delivery?
    Yes, Karnaphuli offers delivery services.
    Is Karnaphuli implementing safety measures as a result of COVID-19?
    Yes, Karnaphuli is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.
    How is Karnaphuli rated?
    Karnaphuli is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4