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Darbaar Restaurant

1 Snowden Street | Broadgate, London EC2A 2DQ, England
+44 20 7422 4100
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“butter chicken” (28 reviews)
“biryani” (16 reviews)
“black lentils” (5 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Snowden Street | Broadgate, London EC2A 2DQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we wanted to wat indian food and this was one of the restaurants close by our hotel. the area was rather dark and the directions looked off. once we found it the door was closed and everything inside looked empty. so company closed in this...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank C2833XKrichardd
Reviewed 19 September 2018

The food was very well presented but the service was bad. No order of the service at all. If ask anything that would reach late.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank larissafernandes83
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Finally found the place after 10 minutes of walking around in circles despite only being 2 minutes from my hotel. Tuesday evening at about 8PM and it was closed.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank t0nywalker1
Reviewed 14 June 2018

It's a perfect place for an anniversary date and similar occasions. We were here for one of such occasions and we absolutely loved it. The food is mouthwatering delicious and the taste is very authentic Indian. The staff is courteous.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Gallivanters D
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

After wandering around Brick Lane area and a nice drink in and around Spitalfields a group of 6 of us wanted a meal. Darbaar was recommended by one of the team and we went along without a reservation. Luckily we got a table immediately and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank markgeldart
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Food really tasty and well presented. Quality excellent as was the flavour. Staff nice and and efficient . A good venue close to Liverpool Street station.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank gerallte2014
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Visited this place for a Hen do recently. Food was amazing, one of the best Indian food I had and I have had many. Staff were very friendly. The toilets were out of this world!!! Will definitely visit again

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank B3cky1988
Reviewed 15 April 2018

On a rainy London day (how surprising), I was looking for a quick lunch - the set menu was a great offer and the food was spicy but none of it was overwhelming - the spice levels were just about right. The service was quick...More

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank muraliaix
Shaheen Y, Director of Sales at Darbaar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Dear Murali B Thank you very much for your feedback and I am gla dyou had such a wonderful time with us. Indeed our quick lunch menu is very popular and our staff are second to none. I look forward to welcoming you to Drabaar...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018

To start, I would say it was a deliciously wonderful experience and the best encounter of Indian food I have ever come across. Being an Indian and full-time foodie. I would say this was one of THE BEST INDIAN FOOD EVER!!! I have tasted. The...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Harsh S
Shaheen Y, Director of Sales at Darbaar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Dear Harsh S Thank you for this fantastic feedback, I thoroughly enjoyed reading it through. Really glad you had such a fabulous time with us. I look forward to welcoming you again soon in Darbaar. Kind regards Saheen Yaseen Director - Marketing, Events and Communications

Reviewed 14 March 2018

I went here for my friend's surprise birthday dinner and we had a private room in front of the kitchen where we watched our food being cooked. They bring out a variety of starters, main courses and then desert and the food was amazing!!!! To...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Yinka O
Shaheen Y, Director of Sales at Darbaar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Dear Yinka O Thank you for your feedback and really pleased that you had a great time with us. Our toilets are indeed very famous :-) Look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Shaheen Yaseen Director - Marketing, Events and Communications

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Questions & Answers
25 November 2016|
Response from Shaheen Y | Property representative |
Dear Nij N, we certainly do accommodate coeliac. Look forward to seeing you at Darbaar soon. Best wishes Shaheen Yaseen
14 September 2016|
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Response from Catherine O | Property representative |
Good morning, Thank you for taking the time to contact us and terribly sorry you did not have an enjoyable experience. May I please have your email address or contact number to discuss this further. Can you please contact... More
29 August 2016|
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Response from IndianLadiesUK |
Madam Rashmi Mishra check the facts before calling your own countrymen wild. India is known for its hospitality. The bar was booked for 2 hours and 40 people paid a minimum is £60 each on drinks, some people paid upto £180... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Snowden Street | Broadgate, London EC2A 2DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7422 4100
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