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Hankies Cafe

#55 of 18,285 Restaurants in London
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, Asian,
67 Shaftesbury Avenue | Piccadilly, London W1D 6LL, England
+44 20 7871 6021
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“roti” (18 reviews)
“lamb chops” (27 reviews)
“tapas” (16 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 3:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Grill, Street Food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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67 Shaftesbury Avenue | Piccadilly, London W1D 6LL, England
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate here on 10/02 and dropped on it by luck and was so glad we did. Excellent service and the food was amazing - the tastes blew you away. Thank you for a lovely meal and next time we are in London we will...More

Thank My_Holidays_999
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not your standard UK Indian. Much more authentic flavour and softer menu. The dry chicken dish is hot! 🌶 Highly recommend the cheese and truffle roti! Incredible.More

Thank gregfreeman6
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear guest, Thank you for such a positive feedback and we are all the more delighted to know that you enjoyed our authentic indian cuisine . Also for your information we are glad to inform you that we have come up with a new branch...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

There was nothing not to like about this restaurant -- except that as a party of 5 we had to be seated at a high table on not very comfortable bar stools. But the exceptional food made it absolutely worthwhile. (We had high expectations of...More

1  Thank rh24
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, Thank you so much for such an positive review of our restaurant ,which gives a lot of encouragement to our entire team.We are delighted to know that you relished our indian street food and would love to serve such amazing customers again n...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In a very competitive market, Hankies is doing something different to stand out from the rest.. excellent service too - can’t fault the place one bit! 👌🏽More

2  Thank Nav P
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, Thank you for your amazing feedback and we are glad to know that you had a wonderful dining experience here at hankies.Your kind words give a boost to our entire team to work hard and provide the best of food and service to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second visit. We opted for a mix of meat and vegetarian dishes and were not disappointed. The Bhindi Bhel was a revelation. Dried pieces of Okra or Ladies Fingers brought this salad dish to another level. My only disappointment was we did...More

1  Thank Erica F
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for visiting our newly opened branch at Marble arch, and giving an excellent feedback . I am pleased to know that you enjoyed our dishes ,especially bhindi bhel and will be delighted to share the recipe of the dish to you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited midweek before attending a theatre show and were unaware of the pre-theatre set menu. This is a very small restaurant linked to the hotel next door, and no bookings are taken. You can see the chefs cooking as you enter the restaurant and...More

1  Thank travellingfamily333
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for visiting hankies cafe and taking the time to review us.We are pleased that you enjoyed the dishes in our menu and had an enjoyable dining experience.We hope to see you soon

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here before seeing a show in the West End after the great reviews on Trip Advisor and we weren't disappointed. Food: The food is fantastic! We had 2 courses from the pre-theatre menu for £11 which is great value. Everything was spicy, juicy...More

2  Thank Trevyn U
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest Thanks for taking out time to review us and give such an encouraging feedback ,which gives a boost to our entire team to work even harder to serve you better.We are pleased to know that you had a lovely dining experience in our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Indian tapas style and something for everyone. Intense and delicious flavours, quality ingredients, skilled preparation....and all this in a relaxed environment with friendly and helpful staff, proud of their food. We’ll certainly be back...More

3  Thank Anne S
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thanks for reviewing us and we are pleased to know that you had an enjoyable experience dining at our restaurant.Your kind words are always a source of encouragement for the entire team and we will continue to work hard to give you the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place. I've walked past many times and failed to realise what treasures lie within. Very tasty tapas. I had the goat and chicken. Full of flavour. Chicken esp had a kick. The waiter Sergiu was really helpful. I will return to sample...More

Thank Keblehistorian
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thanks for your amazing feedback .I am delighted to know that you liked our restaurant overall and you enjoyed our food and service provided by our team.Your kind words are a great source of encouragement and we look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good, great service and a good price range. Differently worth a visit - not the last time I eat here.More

1  Thank Selcuk K
hankies2017, Guest Relations Manager at Hankies Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for sharing your kind comments following your visiit to hankies . Your feedback is always a source of encouragement for the entire team and we will continue to work hard to meet up the expectations of lovely customers like you.Thanks once...More

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Response from EmiliaR50 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would say so. Enjoy
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14 August 2017|
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Response from deeees9 | Reviewed this property |
i would allow an hour and a half to two hours too. Just to be able to enjoy the meal and get to your show in time!
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Hannah G
14 August 2017|
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Response from Angad S | Reviewed this property |
I don't beleive that they do reservations. And it's generally quick so a total of about 45 min would be ok.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 21
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Shaftesbury Avenue | Piccadilly, London W1D 6LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7871 6021
  • E-mail
Description
Hankies Café serves Delhi street food which are tapas portion to share. On the meu is traditional Roomali Roti which goes great with all the dishes.
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