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Bombay Grill

#10,976 of 18,467 Restaurants in London
199 Whitechapel Road, London E1 1DE, England
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good44%
  • Average0%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
12 Oct 2016
“Unclean and average food”
4 Sep 2016
“Authentic and fresh bengali cuisine! Excellent khatchi byriani!”
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199 Whitechapel Road, London E1 1DE, England
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

This place is very unclean, the entire place could do with a spring clean and the staff should clean the tables and area properly after each customer leaves. We had to wipe our own tables and chairs of crumbs and rice. Me and 2 friends...More

Thank ashbox86
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Amazing! This restaurant is the real thing in London and does not even compare to all 'fake' Indian/Bengali restaurants in town! The byriani is real 'khatchi' Dhaka style. I can tell, I am from Bangladesh. All ingredients are fresh! All dishes are excellent. Excellent value...More

Thank SHIB55
Reviewed 1 August 2015

One goal while in London was to find some authentic Indian food. However, not finding the right place at the right time, and traveling with my girl who would rather nearly starve than eat Indian food, it was difficult. We happened upon this place which...More

Thank ChristopherDrew
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Visited this restaurant for lunch with friends. Nice food, not very expensive. Quick service. Located very close to whitechapel tube station.

Thank Wanderer1804
Reviewed 2 December 2013

Restaurant offers good value for money, with great selection of grills. Portions are generous and frequented by ethnic locals which is a sure sign of authenticity. Highly recommended, but do not expect too much with the service.

Thank Yves22
Reviewed 10 March 2013

When I 1st moved to whitechapel I was decorating my house and just popped in here for dinner as it was the closest restaurant to my house , wasn't expecting much as whitechapel high street is very dirty and rough looking and I thought Bombay...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 17 August 2011

I visited this restaurant last week with a couple of my friends to break our fast. we were shocked to see hardly anyone in the restaurant but to our surprise the food was delicious. as there was 6 of us we decided to get a...More

2  Thank rouffar
Reviewed 8 June 2011

It hit me like a ton of bricks. No. Flower!.Let me explain. You do not expect a very clean, tastefully decorated, small but efficient restaurant in a crowded street, not renowned for restaurants. Maybe just for its crowd! At lunch time my friend and I...More

1  Thank azeem71
Reviewed 6 April 2011

Found because other restaurant was heaving and 30 min wait. Was empty so was a bit apprehensive. Was fantastic food and service

1  Thank Helen A
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
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  • Address: 199 Whitechapel Road, London E1 1DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Whitechapel
  • Neighbourhood: Whitechapel
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