This Wembley branch is popular with families for the affordable buffet. Favourite dishes include Gujarati snacks, Indo-Chinese noodles and pav bhaji. 127-129 Ealing Rd, HA0 4BP. Wembley Central.
More like a proper restaurant than some veggie places, GR brings sweet-sour flavour combos to discerning diners. 10c Bradbury St, N16 8JN. Dalston Kingsland Overground.
DOSA N CHUTNY
The South Indian and Sri Lankan café is as glamorous as a truck stop, but its dosas (pictured) are splendid for scooping up chutneys. 68 Tooting High St, SW17 0RN. Tooting Broadway.
The flagship of a small chain, Sagar’s signature dishes include metre-long paper dosas, and steamed idlis – spongy rice cakes served with coconut chutneys and fiery sambhar. 157 King St, W6 9JT
Not a solely vegetarian restaurant, but the veg choices impress. Daily changing thalis might include earthy dhals, sides of gingery spinach potatoes, and cumin-spiced pea and marrow. 9 Marshall St, W1F 7ER . Oxford Circus.
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