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Colonel Saab: Your Culinary Journey through Covent Garden, London

Posted: 11/07/2023

Discover the Magic of Covent Garden

In the heart of London, a bustling neighbourhood known as Covent Garden reveals the city's colourful side. Covent Garden is not just an area; it’s an experience. With its world-class theatres, fashionable boutiques, enchanting street performers, and an exceptional array of cafes and restaurants, it embodies the quintessential charm of London.

As the day unfolds, tourists and locals alike can discover a myriad of hidden gems. Among these, one stands out with a distinctive allure, a unique blend of history, tradition, and a culinary adventure - the Colonel Saab restaurant.

Nestled Beside the Iconic British Museum

For those who love to merge culture with cuisine, Colonel Saab's location offers an added bonus. Located conveniently next to the world-renowned British Museum, it serves as a perfect dining stop for museum-goers and history enthusiasts. Imagine this: after immersing yourself in the rich tapestry of world history and artefacts, you can take a short stroll to indulge in the culinary magic of Colonel Saab. By combining your visit to the British Museum with a meal at our restaurant, you not only satiate your thirst for knowledge but also your appetite for fine Indian cuisine.

The proximity to the British Museum adds to Colonel Saab's charm, making it the top choice for tourists searching for Covent Garden restaurants near landmarks. When in Covent Garden and planning a day around the British Museum, remember that a flavourful Indian odyssey awaits you right next door at Colonel Saab.

Experience a melding of histories - both of human civilisation at the British Museum and of culinary traditions at Colonel Saab.

The Colonel Saab Story

Colonel Saab is more than just a restaurant; it's the culmination of a love story that transpired over shared meals and culinary adventures across India. This narrative is woven around two central figures - Roop Partap Choudhary’s parents - Colonel Manbeer Choudhary, a gallant Army Officer, and his vibrant wife, Binny.

The restaurant is a homage to their adventures, a blend of tradition and innovation, and an encapsulation of their love for food. Colonel Saab offers inventive Indian small plates created from regional recipes derived from home chefs. Its menu is a testament to the diversity of Indian cuisines, with a global twist.

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Step Inside the Elegance

On entering Colonel Saab, you'll find yourself transported to another world, beautifully detailed with a combination of classic Indian aesthetics and a touch of British charm. The meticulously designed interior, adorned with grand chandeliers and vintage furnishings, offers a serene oasis amid the hustle and bustle of Covent Garden. The tasteful decor creates an ambiance reminiscent of colonial India, perfect for an unforgettable meal.

The Colonel Saab Cuisine: A Celebration of Flavours

At Colonel Saab, our menu is a curated selection of traditional Indian dishes with a healthy and modern twist. We bring you the diverse and vibrant flavours of India, wrapped in a warm, inviting setting.

Fresh Light Curries

Our light curries are a must-try for food enthusiasts. We take pride in creating lighter, fresher versions of Indian classics, like our signature Memsaab’s Chicken Curry or the delectable Fish Nadan Meen Curry. These special curries, cooked with the freshest local ingredients, are flavourful yet light, perfect for those looking for a healthy and delicious dining option. .

Delightful Salads

In addition to our curries, our summer menu features an exquisite variety of salads - the highlight being the Pomelo and Plum Salad. This refreshing mix features pomelo pearls, plum slices, cucumber, edamame, baby lettuce, and a tangy raspberry dressing. It can be enjoyed with or without grilled chicken, offering a delightful crunch and a vibrant blend of flavours. Every bite is an unforgettable culinary experience.

Refreshing Cocktails

Elevate your dining experience with our refreshing cocktails, such as the Noora. It's a perfect fusion of Don Julio Blanco tequila and almond, topped with raspberry beer, adding a refreshing sparkle to your evening. The Noora is a testament to our commitment to create memorable dining experiences, stirring your senses with its vibrant flavours and captivating allure.

A Culinary Adventure Awaits in Covent Garden

If you're looking to explore the best of London's gastronomic scene this summer, the search ends at Colonel Saab. Situated in Covent Garden, an area synonymous with culture and culinary delights, our restaurant offers an exciting journey through India's culinary heritage, with a health-conscious and innovative approach. We welcome you to Colonel Saab, where every dish tells a story, and every bite takes you on an unforgettable journey.

Relish the flavours of India this summer at Colonel Saab, your gastronomic destination in Covent Garden, London.

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