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The Sitara

784 Holloway Road | Archway, London N19 3JH, England
+44 20 7281 0649
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (42 reviews)
“pakora” (6 reviews)
“okra” (6 reviews)
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
784 Holloway Road | Archway, London N19 3JH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This family restaurant is always a good choice. Amazing food, friendly atmosphere. I recommend to all my friends. If you are in the area for a visit this is a guaranteed excellent meal and night out. Fab veggie choices too. And great music is a...More

Thank Dancingstrong
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Saw that this restaurant had good reviews. Although not local to me as I live in Hendon, I decided to give it a try. We had 2 starters, main courses, nan etc. Every dish we had was delicious. Can’t fault it in any way. Raj...More

Thank davefromlondon09
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tremendous Indian food, the specials being particularly good, lovely service and cool jazz in the background. A little gem.

Thank stuart_brand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tastiest Indian in North London and one of the best I've ever had. The food is authentic and delicious. I'd highly recommended the lamb chops, okra and prawn curry, also definitely try the naans. It's a family run restaurant and the owners and stuff...More

Thank Arti I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here regularly and are never disappointed! Delicious, quality food for a good price! Great for eat in or takeaway

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m a huge lover of curry, I’ve been to many Indian restaurants but none better than The Sitara. The food is perfect, and ambience is electric and the owner and staff are amazing! Highly recommended!!

Thank IpabzI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all great atmosphere very much enjoyed the music that was being played. Catered for for everyone present some of us being vegan some not. Best part was the food, great flavours very satisfying would Definitely would recommend trying the lamb chops and a...More

Thank Jack R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down, the best restaurant in London! Friendly staff, and the owner Raj, such a gent! Must visit place for all foodies!

Thank Tourist35030050163
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I vist this place when im in london on meetings. manger Alam Very nice guy looks after me but this time he was abit rude and off maybe having a bad day but not good to take out on custmersMore

Thank Jhonnyfleam
uksandyuk, Owner at The Sitara, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Our team always strive to welcome our customers and ensure their experience is a positive one. We are a small business that offers a personal service that goes in hand with a great ambience and authentic food. We a every sorry to hear that on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went along last night to one of the best Indian restaurant experiences we have ever had. Great food with Raj's own unique style with some of the best live jazz i have ever listened to. Such is his reputation we travelled from Southeast London...More

Thank Wanderer61277573858
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Shaf M
14 July 2018|
Response from uksandyuk | Property representative |
Same place :-)
24 August 2017|
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Response from JonnyGeeBass | Reviewed this property |
It's actually only about 90 seconds from Archway tube.
Jade C
22 September 2016|
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Response from janeshal2016 | Reviewed this property |
I think it is mid range and very acceptable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 784 Holloway Road | Archway, London N19 3JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7281 0649
  • E-mail
The Sitara is an Indian jazz restaurant serving authentic punjabi cuisine. Each dish is freshly made to order so you can experience the different blend of spices and cooking methods. Established in 1991, we are a family run restaurant with a passion for quality cuisine and great jazz.We play jazz music , walls are warmly decorated with jazz art and pictures, lights are dimmed. This creates a smooth warm lively welcoming atmosphere. The Sitara is a venue where you can enjoy a superior authentic Indian meal in the lively, friendly surrounding with great music !
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