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Hankies Cafe

67 Shaftesbury Avenue | Piccadilly, London W1D 6LL, England
+44 20 7871 6021
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“roti” (33 reviews)
“lamb chops” (42 reviews)
“truffle” (16 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
67 Shaftesbury Avenue | Piccadilly, London W1D 6LL, England
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1 - 10 of 328 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely hosts, great atmosphere, got to ring the bell (sit near the door)!! Food to die for, at a great price and recommend the Pumpkin Halwa! Best dessert ever!! Thank you hankies

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Tom E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just finished my chicken Rarha that I got through the Nez deal, the portion wasn't huge but I mean neither was the price and it tasted great! Thanks for the tasty lunch :)

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Peter D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Initially I was skeptical as the chef did not look.like he was Indian however I was reassured he was. The staff were very friendly and helpful with helping me choose what food to get as my partner had to stay at the hotel as child...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank OnAir766906
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointed 😔 poor choice when using the tastecard Would like to say the small portion we had was extremely tasty

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank delma k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the portions size is small but excellent . the food so tasty . the staffs is very nice and friendly . highly recommend it

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank yang a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the truffle roomali, lamb chops, chicken ratha and kale saag. What a respite from the usual currys and grills.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SharadK876
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for saying we are the best indian in London. This means so much to us and we pride ourselves on our food and service! Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is always amazing , the food the drinks are great been here many times before definitely my favorite place to come to never lets us down the starters like Bhindi Bhal, Basket chat , Grilled Basil Paneer are amazing ,the mains Daal Makhni...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Girishlondon
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thanks so much for your 5 star review and happy to hear its your favourite place to visit. Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tiny portions on Specifically offered Menu to cover the taste card. What we has was tasty and delivered quickly.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Paul K
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thanks for your feedback. So sorry to hear you were dissatisfied with the portion size whilst using the taste card. We appreciate your feedback and are always trying to improve our standards. Hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our last trip in london we dined there twice. The food was delicious and the service was perfect. The manager arranged everything ideally even though we had no reservation. We totally recommend this restaurant

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Zoi V
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thanks so much for your review and glad you always visit us when you are in London. We would love to welcome you back again when you are in London! Happy new year!

Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

We were in central London & fancied some Indian food, more street food than fine dining, so I typed this into google maps and Hankies came up as a 10 minute walk away. We were greeted by all the chefs when we walked in and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 728chloec
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thanks so much for your 5 star review and we are so happy you were pleased with the food, service and vegetarian options. We hope to welcome you back in the new year!

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i would allow an hour and a half to two hours too. Just to be able to enjoy the meal and get to your show in time!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Shaftesbury Avenue | Piccadilly, London W1D 6LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7871 6021
  • E-mail
Description
Hankies Café serves Delhi street food which are tapas portion to share. On the meu is traditional Roomali Roti which goes great with all the dishes.
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