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Masala Restaurant

88 Brick Lane, London E1 6RL, England
+44 20 7539 9448
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
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Opens in 28 min
Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
88 Brick Lane, London E1 6RL, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Have been going masala for many years and only recently was told by staff when i asked if everything on the menu was halal. They replied none of the chicken or meat is halal.

Thank Jubayer M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having been at Brick Lane several times, this was my worst. Prices seem ok, but in fact are too high for this food. Staff is kind of unfriendly (I can put up with that) but the food is just not Indian. Raita was simply a...More

Thank BenjaminR2592
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The prices are in no way justified. Poor quality food (samosas and koorma, mixed tandoori platter), and the staff is not friendly. The best thing was the naan and special fried rice. Would not recommend.

Thank Muriel P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to take my dad for an Indian before heading to Southampton for the test match. It's the 1st decent looking place as you walk up from the Whitechapel Road end. Greeter is very friendly and offers a very good deal. 2 drinks and 2...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Came here with my family for a celebration. Was massively impressed with both the food and the service. The staff couldn't have been more helpful and gave us an awesome deal and discount for the four of us. You won't find any better value anywherr....More

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

I came here with my family for my brothers birthday we booked via taste card which gave us 50% off from our food and you should order the chefs specialty the mixed biryani which tasted awesome and the lamb shashlick.The service was brilliant! And the...More

Thank Samir K
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is my go to place every time I visit brick lane. The food is great, and service is better. Friendly staff and having read some of the other reviews about this place, I haven't found it to be true. I think that the...More

Thank Shaju M
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Visited this Indian restaurant with my Friend.... I was looking forward to a nice Indian and was highly disappointed. The service was at level 0, Soon as we sat down at our table we were approached by another member of staff wanting to take our...More

Thank Brianalexander93
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I was craving something spicy and as we walked along brick lane on our way to the market in the heat we spotted this restaurant and they did a vegetarian lunch for £7.95 . We went in to an empty restaurant . It was cool...More

Thank Jamesh64
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

I visited Masala with my wife today as she was craving their chicken tikka biryani which is always top notch. I wanted to try my something different and opted for the Lamb Tikka Jalfrezi, which was absolutely fantastic. I kept going on about it to...More

Thank EmZy87
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:59
Monday
11:00 - 23:45
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:59
Thursday
11:00 - 23:59
Friday
11:00 - 23:59
Saturday
11:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Brick Lane, London E1 6RL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Spitalfields
  • Neighbourhood: Spitalfields
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7539 9448
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