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Zara Indian Cuisine

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Rear of the Royal Oak Chelmsford Road, Woodham Mortimer CM9 6TJ, England
+44 1245 223186
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“pilau rice” (4 reviews)
“bhaji” (4 reviews)
“lamb” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Balti, Asian
££ - £££
Rear of the Royal Oak Chelmsford Road, Woodham Mortimer CM9 6TJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have visited 3 times now and have always been impressed. The onion bhajis are deliciously crispy and there are some unusual dishes on the menu as well as all the classics so plenty to try. Meat is tender and succulent. Staff don't fuss over...More

1  Thank Elzzy R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family love this place, great service and amazing food. I was shocked by some of the negative reviews, It is our favourite Indian by far and I simply don’t recognise the experiences mentioned in the negative reviews. Most of the dinners are regulars so...More

Thank regularbusinessguy
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We visited this restaurant with friends & thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The staff were very friendly, they had a good & varied menu & all their food was freshly prepared & very reasonably priced.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Food was very good. Exvellent portion sizes and opportunity to try things new. Made a ice change from ordering what we always get.

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Usually go to cheap indian in maldon but been to Zara a few times now and been pleasantly surprised at how nice it was. Food has been lovely apart from overcooked onion bajhs once. Nice atmosphere and usually we get a cosy table for 2...More

Thank Lindsay Y
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

It had been a long time since we had visited Zara so we returned after hearing some good reports from friends. On arrival we waited in reception whilst the waiter was taking a takeaway order. Even when he finished the call he ignored us so...More

2  Thank Keith A
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Like other comments, its a hit and miss place. Havent had a takeaway as they dont deliver, but eaten as a meal during week and had first buffet yesterday hence this review. Its not a large option buffet, 3 mains only, although you do get...More

2  Thank extremejaps
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We got a take away tonight, first time trying takeaway wish we hadn't. Chicken tikka balti the chicken was dry and not marinaded enough. Ordered pilau rice got boiled rice ordered mint sauce got none, nan bread was cold, no't cheapest Indian either. Overall very...More

2  Thank midge29
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

My 19 year old son and four friends visited this restaurant last night after previously enjoying take always. They were treated quite rudely by their server and when they asked if they could have a table for five the answer was 'if you behave yourselves'...More

3  Thank tinadean2015
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed my meal in Zara! Didn't wait to long for the food and the service was excellent! The staff made us feel really welcome and looked after us well! The food was lovely and all hot and looked fresh! The food wasn't to expensive...More

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4 November 2016|
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Yes collection only Curry nights deliver they are in Maldon high Rd They are not to bad
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Balti, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rear of the Royal Oak Chelmsford Road, Woodham Mortimer CM9 6TJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Woodham Mortimer
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 223186
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