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Masala Zone Covent Garden

48 Floral Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 9DA, England
+44 20 7379 0101
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“thali” (603 reviews)
“curry” (234 reviews)
“butter chicken” (104 reviews)
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Healthy, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
48 Floral Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 9DA, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Masala Zone Covent Garden
1. Sublime Food
"A wonderful 'find' and treat of place; great menu, amazing flavours"
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2. Beautiful Place
"We loved the decoration and atmosphere so much"
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3. Very Pleasant Staff
"Lovely surroundings, the staff are very pleasant and efficient."
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The atmosphere and decor of the place are really striking when you walk in. Its very classy and has a lovely mood. The staff were so polite, friendly and couldnt do enough to make our visit perfect. I visited Masala Zone with 5 other friends...More

Thank charlotte c
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

One of the best Indian restaurants I’ve ever experienced. The food tastes so good— we had 1)Chicken 65 8/10. 2)Butter Chicken 8/10, and 3)Chicken Biryani 9.5/10. The decor is decent and the staff was very welcoming!! I’ll definitely come back to this amazing restaurant.

1  Thank Moe O
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely restaurant, pleasant and efficient service. I took the Lamb Rogan Josh, a good test for any Indian restaurant. However it was disappointing - just thin pieces of lamb in a tonato sauce. The starter was also disappointing (chicken 65). Perhaps I was unlucky on...More

Thank purpleprincess33
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is suitable for a festive occasion due to its decor. Bright colours, Indian puppets and cosy lighting make you feel festive and please one's eye throughout your visit. The service is great too: very polite and attentive yet not intrusive. The food, however,...More

Thank vicky_loves_scotland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this place the other day with a group of 7 coworkers. Ordered the pani puri, Fahim puri and mixed plate of kebabs for starters. Everybody enjoyed the starters. For the main course we ordered Black Dal, butter chicken, lamb curry with Naan bread....More

Thank SajivKapoor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best places to try Indian food in London. Out of all the different masala zone franchise in London I would definitely recommend this one. The staff is very good and friendly. Usually the chef will accept customization of the dishes. Tips -...More

Thank pprasad92
Reviewed 1 week ago

I must admit to being something of an indian conservative (small c). I very much enjoy the cuisine but I am not terribly adventurous when I order, unlike with some other types of food. So, this restaurant was something of a challenge as I searched...More

Thank jerryskc
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved the atmosphere, the staff was super friendly , the food was delicious and the atmosphere is proper amazing. The only issue was that there is no parking , overall the rest is just fab and excellent food and service.

Thank Jasmeet K
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited here last Friday night for a pre show meal,I found it on the web and booked a table , Wow what a find, Fantastic Indian street food, Great location and great friendly staff, The food and drinks are very reasonably...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful range of well cooked and interesting food, excellent vegetarian options, friendly and chilled atmosphere with cool and attractive interior.

Thank lisawilsonscott
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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Questions & Answers
Lorna C
22 July 2018|
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Response from Aish23 | Reviewed this property |
yes, it has AC!
14 June 2018|
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Response from pprasad92 | Reviewed this property |
They are explicit about not able to cater to people with nut allergies. There are gluten free options though
2 April 2018|
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Response from wolfgangk734 | Reviewed this property |
they do cocktails at the bar but the number of seat is max 10 or so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Floral Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 9DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7379 0101
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At Masala Zone Covent Garden, we have a passion for making sure customers have an enjoyable time – delicious genuine Indian food, newly renovated exciting interiors and great staff. The restaurant is highly acclaimed. Evening Standard has rated us as one of London’s six best Indian restaurants, Zagat Restaurants Survey as London’s Most Popular Restaurant Group; Daily Telegraph as one of London’s best restaurants. We unusually combine a panoramic range of proper Indian food - pioneering street food, thalis (the balanced family platters), daily changing freshly made vegetables, flavourful grills, regional curries, biryanis. Our food is uniquely from the true sources of Indian food – the gourmet homes & street stalls across India’s regions.
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