About Mala Indian Restaurant

Established in 1987, Mala Indian Restaurant welcomes diners to a unique dining experience in London’s historic St Katherines Dock. From gorgeous premises on Marble Quay, with stellar views from the restaurant over the lovingly restored Thames docklands in East London, Mala serves traditional and contemporary South and North Indian cuisine. Curries and tandoori specialties are major features of a menu brimming with surprises and chef’s specials. Match these dishes with a generous range of international fine wine, and you’ll brag about an evening spent here for a long time to come.

Opening Times

Open today - Opens at 12:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Address

Mala Indian Restaurant
2 Marble Quay , St Katherines Dock, St Katherines Dock
London E1W 1UH

Main Menu

Al La Carte & Set Menus (Served from 12pm -2.45pm/6pm-10.45pm)

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Lunch (Served from 12pm-2.45pm daily ...Saturday lunch closed)

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More about Mala Indian Restaurant, London

Mala Indian Restaurant’s premises on Marble Quay boast tables with views out over East London’s St Katherines Dock no matter where you are in the restaurant. The ambience is one of warm welcomes and relaxation – there’s no better appetiser before an authentic Indian feast than that. Here, guests dine surrounded by antiques, paintings and murals appropriated from historic Indian palaces. To add to the sense of luxury, Mala has a unique method of access rarely surpassed in London. Besides being close to excellent public transport services, you can reach Mala from their own private pier!

The a la carte menu at Mala Indian Restaurant features the Mala Mix Starter Platter, a highlight for indecisive diners looking to sample a range of small dishes from the Asian subcontinent. Indulge in some traditional Indian barbecue with a dish from the tandoor, or go for the reliably delicious chef’s recommendations: chicken haandi lazeez (a traditional homestyle chicken curry), mazrani murgh (skewers of barbecued chicken tikka with capsicum and onions, all simmered in a yoghurt, onion and cashew gravy), or the kohat kofta curry (chicken kofta stuffed with dried fruits, served in a velvety, cardamom-flavoured masala). Having hosted Britain’s biggest curry party in 2012 to raise funds for James Whale’s fund for kidney cancer, Mala’s Marble Quay premises are more than capable of hosting your private event. Just enquire to find out how this special St Katherines Dock restaurant can make your celebration one to remember.

272 Mala Indian Restaurant Reviews

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272 Reviews
Value for money:Good value
Noise levels:Pleasant
Waiting time:Very good
Food:Great
Atmosphere:Pleasant
Service:Great
New"Excellent"
6/6
Ian L.4 hours ago · 5 reviews

Food was very good and staff attentive. The views are great as well. Will be returning in the near future for sure. Rice portions can be shared!

New"Excellent"
6/6
Emma Lynne S.3 days ago · 1 review

I have lived in wapping and On Narrow street for the last 14 years and always Heard good things about Mala, I’ve always walked past and wanted to go in. We ate last night and my fussy fiancé said it’s the best Indian food he’s ever eaten. He doesn’t say that lightly. I loved prawn purée starter and so much more! The owner gave a warm brandy on the house, he was the kindest man. Thank you so much for your wonderful service and delicious food Vinny!

New"Excellent"
6/6
Lesley C.6 days ago · 4 reviews

The location is fabulous and we had a table in the window overlooking the water. The staff were very helpful and friendly and the food was excellent. A very good evening and I will definitely go back again.