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“Excellent little place”
Review of Chai Kai Tea House - CLOSED

Chai Kai Tea House
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Stopped in to relax a bit in the morning and take advantage of free wifi. Had an amazing vanilla chai and spectacular chocolate tart. Will be coming back often. Don't serve food til noon. Very clean, great atmosphere.

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Thank Nick C
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

Ate here for the first time and will definitely be going back! The food was fresh tasting, delicious and presented really well. Went for the squid and fish starters followed by the mustard chicken, (which was amazing), chicken biriyani and mushroom rice. Tea selection was great; we had the strong Assam and cinnamon and mango which complimented the delicious flavours of the food. Wasn't going to go for dessert but very glad we did as the pistachio and white chocolate samosa was heavenly! The hazelnut ice cream was fabulous too! Service was very good too and the two guys serving were very friendly and helpful. Would highly recommend this restaurant and can't wait to return!

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Thank MaggieBags
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Reviewed 26 May 2014 via mobile

Really enjoyed lunch here today, had a couple wraps, side of squid and a desert. Everything was really tasty, very well presented and great value for money. Staff were friendly and helpful considering it was pretty busy in there. Great idea, reminded me a bit of the food you'd get at a trendy street food market in Camden or somewhere. Overall, very impressed. Nearly forgot the tea which was spot on, as well.

Thank LeoSpurs
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Reviewed 26 May 2014

This isn't your typical Indian restaurant in the UK, shoving large amounts of over spiced and excessively hot food in front of you do be washed down with alcohol. The menu provides careful chosen combinations. Meats were tender and delicately spiced. My wife doesn't usually go for Indian food, but she really enjoyed the food here. We rarely have a dessert as they are often too sweet for our tastes, but the chocolate samosas where just right. We tried the teas as well and they are great too. I do not like the usual fruit and herbal teas found in other places, but I enjoyed these. Highly recommended unique experience.

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Thank Jake_n_Jenny
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Reviewed 18 May 2014 via mobile

At last somewhere you can get a taste of real India.

A good selection of dishes with the emphasis on taste and flavour " just like we eat back home " one of the guys told me. fresh herbs spice and good ingredients. We tried starters mains and a couple of side dishes all were wonderfully flavoursome. I would recommend the squid starter and the hariyali chicken, but the lamb and butternut squash slow cooked was something else. Also try the coconut fob desert.
"This will be a foodies favourite"

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