Chettinad Leicester, located right in the city centre on London Road, is bringing delectable South Indian cuisine to the masses. This restaurant’s namesake, Chettinad, is a small village in the Southern Tamil Nadu State of India. As a result, the team behind Chettinad Leicester pride themselves in running a laid-back diner which serves up authentic South Indian dishes that are truly the real deal. Choose from menu items such as crunchy muruku sticks made from roasted rice flour, lentils and Chettinad spices; Poricha Kolli also known as ‘Chicken 65’ a spicy, deep-fried chicken dish with ginger, garlic, red chillies and fresh squeezed lemon juice originating in Chennai or the Kannava Curry which is an unusual squid and gravy curry made by fishermen after long fishing trips. Tempted? Nab a table now!
The atmosphere was very good. The staff that served us were very attentive and incredibly friendly. The food was incredible, as always. I will definitely be going back.