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Zari

) #16 of 213 Restaurants in Crawley ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Asian,
214 Ifield Drive, Ifield, Crawley RH11 0DQ, England
+44 1293 525107
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
214 Ifield Drive, Ifield, Crawley RH11 0DQ, England
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1 - 10 of 444 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Zari is an outstanding restaurant offering a contemporary twist to real Indian food. The atmosphere is relaxing, the staff impeccable, the linen pristine, and the food always exceeds expectations from the amuse-bouche to the complimentary, and utterly moreish, salted caramels at the end this is...More

Thank DStephen2014
Almara M, Public Relations Manager at Zari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your fantastic review; we are glad you enjoyed your experience and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 19 May 2017

This was a very special celebration to celebrate the life of a fine man. The owner and his wife, Sadique and Almara were aware of the nature of the celebration and they did absolutely everything to ensure it went smoothly, without any worry or stress...More

Thank 273tana
Almara M, Public Relations Manager at Zari, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review; we are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your experience. It was our pleasure and we hope to see you another time soon.

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Booked a table for four at 8.00pm Friday 12th. Came from Horsham to try something different. From the moment we walked through the the door right to the end everything was brilliant. The staff the service and food are worthy of a Michelin Star. The...More

Thank Nick P
Almara M, Public Relations Manager at Zari, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thank you so much for your review; we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I went there for the first time and highly recommended. Very tasty curry and very well presented. They pay attention to every single detail. Well done!

Thank Javier W
Almara M, Public Relations Manager at Zari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you for your kind comments! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Yes, a glass wall separates diners from kitchen, and the food did not disappoint. Lots of different dishes, slow cooked venison for example. Tasty, although I asked for chilli on the side, dishes were a little too tame for me, but that just ensures you...More

Thank Paul R
Almara M, Public Relations Manager at Zari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you very much indeed for your review; we are glad you enjoyed your experience and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 25 April 2017

Our eldest daughter collected us from Gatwick. We decided to have dinner at this rather nice Indian restaurant called Zari. We were warmly greeted on our arrival and shown to our table. The interior décor of the restaurant is nice. After dining here we found...More

Thank 811michael
Almara M, Public Relations Manager at Zari, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review; we are so glad you enjoyed your experience and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic meal and service. Two of our dishes looked the same but oh my they were they different and both were devine. Would recommend. The seasonal venison jungle curry is our recommendation!

Thank Dudette498
Almara M, Public Relations Manager at Zari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you very much for your review; we are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your experience and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 11 April 2017

The staff were so attentive to my needs as a vegan and couldn't have been more helpful - and the food was great too! Highly recommended.

Thank Nat H
Almara M, Public Relations Manager at Zari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you very much indeed for your review; we are so glad you enjoyed your experience and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 April 2017

Yes it is a bit more than your average Indian restaurant, especially if you are comparing it to takeaways BUT it is well worth the extra. The menu contains a large number of items not typically found but well worth an exploration, lots of fish...More

Thank Andy S
Almara M, Public Relations Manager at Zari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review; we are glad you enjoy your experience each time you come to us and we hope to see you again soon - definitely eat in one day!

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant used to have a really good reputation, however it has gone down hill over the years. The staff have never been as friendly as other restaurants. However on Saturday night when we ordered a take away on arrival for collection the Asian lady...More

1  Thank southsun16
Almara M, Manager at Zari, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Dear SouthSun I am sorry you had a bad experience with your takeaway last Saturday night. I took the call when you had called to say that the Garlic nan bread was missing. I immediately apologised and said that I will get the chef to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 38
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Ifield Drive, Ifield, Crawley RH11 0DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Crawley
  • Phone Number: +44 1293 525107
  • E-mail
Description
Zari is a modern and constantly evolving Indian dining experience in Crawley serving customers who are passionate about authentic and innovative food.

For 25 years, Zari has been at the cutting edge of real Indian cuisine. Alongside all the classic dishes, the team at Zari brings you authentic regional food from all corners of the Indian subcontinent. We promise that these delicious dishes will make your journey into real Indian food an unforgettable adventure! We celebrate genuine Indian cuisine - real Indian food - combining traditional techniques with locally sourced ingredients. Adapting authentic recipes to wow the modern palate, our dishes push the boundaries and dispel the myths about typical Indian restaurant food.
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