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Light of India

67-69 Gloucester Road | South Kensington, London SW7 4PG, England
+44 20 7584 7654
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
67-69 Gloucester Road | South Kensington, London SW7 4PG, England
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1 - 10 of 418 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I've tested Indian food in several countries, Vietnam, Switzerland, UK - and this one is one of the best indeed. And not pricy. Good Indian restaurants are never expensive

Thank yurimoscow1980
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We walked in to eat dinner about an hour before the closing time indicated at the entrance and were immediately told that they were closed early... we were not dressed fancy ( it was 10:30 at night and we were on vacation , the restaurant...More

Thank Casey D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful dinner Light of India. The Chicken Korma was out of this world! I could eat here every night. Kudos to the chef and thank you for the great meal and the complimentary pistachio and mango ice cream.

Thank ddkenton
Avinder_Takhar, Guest Relations Manager at Light of India, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear ddkenton, Thank you very much for your review. I am very pleased that you enjoyed your meal at Light of India and certainly hope we have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. Yours sincerely, Light of India

Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our meal here. Very flavorful. We also had curry and rice pilaf. I would recommend all of these dishes. The restaurant itself has beautiful decor.More

Thank PamOfOak
Avinder_Takhar, Public Relations Manager at Light of India, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear PamOfOak, Thank you very much for your review and lovely compliments. I am very pleased you enjoyed your meal with us. I will be sure to share your kind comments with the team and hope that we can welcome you back again soon. Yours...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having been to London a number of times, and eaten at many Indian restaurants, this is really the best in the Gloucester Road area. Nice decor, good service and fantastic food. Well worth the visit and all the dishes we ordered were delicious. One piece...More

Thank FGD8
Avinder_Takhar, Public Relations Manager at Light of India, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear FG Thank you for your kind compliments. We are so pleased that you had a pleasant experience with us at Light of India and that you enjoyed our food, service and the friendly atmosphere we strive to create. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We noticed this place last time we were in London and decided to try it next time as it was in our neighborhood. So it was, and it was good. I will say the service is pretty attentive and ambience is nice as well. I...More

Thank mike e
Avinder_Takhar, Public Relations Manager at Light of India, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mike e, Thank you very much for your feedback and lovely compliments. I am very pleased that you enjoyed your experience at Light of India. I was of course very sorry to read that you felt that your Tikka Masala dish was lacking in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We make a point of eating here at least once each time we're in London because the food is great, the service excellent and the prices are very reasonable. The staff know how to be available and meet your needs without hovering over you. Highly...More

Thank Sandra B
Avinder_Takhar, Guest Relations Manager at Light of India, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sandra B, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I was very pleased to read your comments about Light of India and to learn that you enjoyed your visit so much. I hope that we will have the opportunity of welcoming...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and friends were staying at the Marriott Kensington and took a walk out and happened upon this place. Wonderful decor and ambience and a busy place. Started with popadoms and pickles washed down with Canti prosecco so reasonably priced at £15 a bottle. I...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Avinder_Takhar, Guest Relations Manager at Light of India, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are very happy to learn that you enjoyed your first experience with us and that you enjoyed your meal and the service. Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback - we really appreciate your kind comments and look forward...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a quick dinner before concert. Served in excellent way by friendly and professional waiters . Food tasted great . Exactly how I was expected . Not too spicy , exactly how I asked. Place worth to recommendMore

Thank Mariusz G
Avinder_Takhar, Public Relations Manager at Light of India, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mariusz G, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit. Your feedback is highly valued and appreciated and it will give me great pleasure to share it with the team. I look forward to welcoming you back to Light of India...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a really good dinner the other evening. The restaurant is very smart and clean and the staff are friendly and service is good. The tandoori king prawns were very good and all the dishes we had were delicious.More

1  Thank JudithGuernsey
Avinder_Takhar, Public Relations Manager at Light of India, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear JudithGuernsey, Thank you very much for your review and lovely compliments. I am very pleased you enjoyed your meal with us. I will be sure to share your kind comments with the team and hope that we can welcome you back again soon. Yours...More

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With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
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superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
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afji
Best Indian restaurant in London. The service was great food ,food is very testy . I will say this is my favourite restaurant .
17 May 2017|
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Response from Siv Anne J | Reviewed this property |
Very good restaurant🙏🏼
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67-69 Gloucester Road | South Kensington, London SW7 4PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7584 7654
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