... to our semi-serious guide to curry houses in the City of London. Each restaurant is marked for food quality, ambience, service, beer and VFM. This site contains restaurant reviews, photos, maps and the occasional amusing comment.
some photos, maps and (where applicable) links to the restaurants' own websites.
the location of each restaurant we have visited (and its current star rating).
Last Restaurant Visited
|Name:||Standard Balti House|
|Address:||71 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL|
|Date:||31 Aug 2017|
The Standard rises from 43rd to 10th place in the rankings, leaving the top 6 unchanged.
Click to see our full report.
Top of the Flocks!
Here are the current leaders - the top 6 at the end of the year to be re-visited next year. (Go to the Rankings page to see the full table.)
see the reports for our visits.
|4||New Taj Mahal||7.16|
|6||Red Fort (The)||6.89|
|9||Bhatti Indian Cuisine||6.82|
|10||Standard Balti House||6.79|
|13||Lahore Kebab House||6.74|
|15||Muhib Indian Cuisine||6.69|
About The ClubOriginally known as the GRD Curry Club, the name was changed to The CurryMarks Club in 2004. Click here to read a short history of the Club.
Joy of CurryDid you see us on "The Joy of Curry" on BBC2? Click here to read all about it and see some photos from the night we were filmed.
Black Country CurryVenturing away from our City of London roots, we travelled to the Black Country to sample the delights of the 'traditional' Balti. Click here to read about our weekend away and see some photos.
Century OutingsTo celebrate reaching our century, and then our double century, we decided to go 'up West' and spend top dollar. Click 'c1' or 'c2' to read a summary of each of these periods.
Wags CurryFed up with being 'curry widows', some of the Wags decided to try it for themselves. Click here to read about their visit to Mehek.