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Halal Restaurant

2 St. Mark Street | Aldgate, London E1 8DJ, England
+44 20 7481 1700
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good38%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (21 reviews)
“samosas” (9 reviews)
“rice” (10 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2 St. Mark Street | Aldgate, London E1 8DJ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visiting with a large group of friends during the Christmas period, the restaurant was exceptionally busy - ie packed! More than adequate staffing added to the general melee but efficiency was the watchword and we received our usual excellent service delivering our various courses which...More

Thank tartnjohn
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant offers all of the familiar dishes, but it's very well established and the quality of the food is assured. I was in a large group so got to try a few different dishes - they were all pretty good. The hard working waiters...More

Thank BiscuitJoint
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty, delicious food, great service and friendly staff!!! If you're in the neighbourhood, you must try it!!!

Thank Fab F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think i first came here in the mid 1990s when i worked nearby. The restaurant hasnt changed much. I'm always given a very warm welcome when i turn up, but sadly i only get to go here 2 or 3 times a year now....More

Thank RichW60
Reviewed 8 November 2017

If you're looking for the best BIR (British Indian Restaurant) in London this is it! It serves all the classics; portion sizes are generous the food is delicious, the service it excellent and the prices cannot be beaten. This places has been in the same...More

Thank MikePeru
Reviewed 9 October 2017

My wife and I went to the Halal Restaurant looking for a nice halal place to have a delicious lunch. The reviews for the Halal Restaurant were amazing so we decided to go there. Firstly, and many people might not care about this, it was...More

Thank JuviEatGood
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Halal Restaurant A Really Good Neighborhood Indian Restaurant The Halal claims to be the oldest Indian restaurant in East London and it certainly has an “old school’ feel about it—and I mean that in a good way. It offers a wide variety of Indian dishes...More

Thank Rhetor
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Not a 'date restaurant' but top quality halal food. Relatively simple menu - with daily specials that are worth considering (especially the biryanis - which will be properly steam and tender rather than "fried rice"). One of the oldest Indian/Bangladeshi restaurants in the UK -...More

Thank Nick W
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Visited with a few ex colleagues (one bring a regular). As soon as we entered we were met with a good welcome and good humour from the staff. The place has good character due to its layout and booth type seating. We ordered some poppadoms...More

Thank louiserog1
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We were in London for 4 days and had to eat here twice. Incredible service, incredible and affordable prices and most importantly, to die for food. Vegetable Korma will never be the same again. Absolutely amazing. Do not judge this place on it's outside.

Thank Jo A
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Questions & Answers
Seyma N
30 August 2017|
Response from tartnjohn | Reviewed this property |
Think your question needs directing to the actual restaurant but considering its location, background, history and clientele, I would expect it has to have the necessary documentation.
Daina O
6 February 2015|
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Response from Servicised | Reviewed this property |
Good morning sir Malcom Hope you are well, Yes we do accept Amex, Thanks Kind regards Mahaboob (Halal)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 St. Mark Street | Aldgate, London E1 8DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Whitechapel
  • Neighbourhood: Whitechapel
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7481 1700
  • E-mail
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