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Grand Trunk Road

219 High Road | Woodford, London E18 2PB, England
+44 20 8505 1965
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good11%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (27 reviews)
“poppadoms” (27 reviews)
“black lentils” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RRRR
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Food
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LOCATION
219 High Road | Woodford, London E18 2PB, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Grand Trunk Road
1. Great food!
"This was some of the best Indian food I have ever tasted. "
Bijay A
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2. Great Service!
"Staff were knowledgeable and helpful. Service was quick and well timed"
mrr284
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3. Great Presentation!
"The presentation of drinks and food was amazing. "
BelinderK
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1 - 10 of 283 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very good food and service. I have visited twice in the last month and enjoyed both visits. Highly recommend

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David P
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

If I could give this restaurant 11 out of 10 I would it is absolutely first class. The food is exceptional in quality, flavour and presentation. The ambience is relaxed and you are made to feel like part of the family. The staff are amazing...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank ld12016
Ryan C, Public Relations Manager at Grand Trunk Road, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

We are delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and you will recommend the Grand Trunk Road Restaurant to others. I do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back again in the near future.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Made a booking for my mother’s 70th birthday a week in advance for 10 people including 4 children between 11 and 1 years old. Received a phone call one day before to say they hadn’t received the booking via Book a table (I had to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank hkd83
Rajesh S, Manager at Grand Trunk Road, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are sorry to hear about your experience but after investigating the Truth is that You never made your reservation with us directly and blaming us for you own mistake, making reservation through third party without any followup. I am surprised that you didn't even...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Better than any Michelin Star restaurant out there. Great service and stunning food. The flavours were intense and delightful. The owner looks after everyone personally and has an amazing track record in the industry. The amazing food and stunning service leads to a brilliant overall...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank alanglendon
Rajesh S, Owner at Grand Trunk Road, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alangllendon, We are delighted to read your review, on behalf of all my team I want to thank you for giving us such a great review. To look after you and every Guest who dines with us is our pleasure & duty. We look...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was average and for the price that you pay in South Woodford, you get better food elsewhere in the area for cheaper. My main complaint was that the service is very slow; we had to get up to ask for the waiter to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank GlobeTrotting775753
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is very lucky I was in great company! Whilst the food quality met expectations for the dear prices, the service was APPAULING. Not only were we late to be seated, they only let us sit for till 15 mins before our actually reserved...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank orange215
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a couples meet up heard a lot of good things about this restaurant, parking isn’t bad, quite a small restaurant looked bigger in pictures. Food was immaculate every tasted amazing, cocktails good too and we gave them a cake which they brought...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RSD0592
Rajesh S, Manager at Grand Trunk Road, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear RS, We are delighted to read your comments that you enjoyed you Grand Trunk Road Experience. Best Regards

Reviewed 11 November 2018

If you go to the Grand Trunk road road expecting a normal indian food menu you will be disappointed as there are no standard lamb curries etc but a fusion on indian foods. The wine prices are very West end high not South Woodford. It...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Geoffrey C
Rajesh S, Manager at Grand Trunk Road, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Geoffrey, It was our pleasure to have you and David dine with us last Saturday night. We do offer Classical Lamb Curry in our menu, perhaps you missed it. As I can remember from our conversation that You are in the Hotel Business too...More

Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

I am extremely fussy about Indian cuisine given it is part of my heritage, however this really was an outstanding restaurant, exquisite flavours, superb presentation and great service. You get what you pay for, we will be returning although a Friday night can be quite...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RS0019
Rajesh S, Manager at Grand Trunk Road, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2018

Hi RS, We are delighted to read your comments that you enjoyed your Grand Trunk experience. Thank you for dining with us and we look forward to welcoming you again. During the week you will experience less noisy because of the slow flow of dinners....More

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Visited to celebrate a birthday and had fabulous food as always. We all had the set menu and the delicious poppadums. Service very attentive and food of extremely high quality! Definitely worth a visit.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kelwells
Rajesh S, Manager at Grand Trunk Road, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Hi Kelwells, We are delighted to know that your enjoyed your Grand Trunk Road Experience and I would like to thank you for giving us 5 Star rating. We look forward to Welcoming you back. Best Regards Team GTR

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Asifsharif786
10 November 2018|
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Response from RS0019 | Reviewed this property |
All halal except the rabbit - we did ask.
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Sabina K
8 March 2018|
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Response from JanP888 | Reviewed this property |
Car park a minute round the corner and some main road and side road parking if you can get a space.
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Sabina K
8 March 2018|
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Response from Chris E | Reviewed this property |
Probably a bit late but yes car park round the corner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 20:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 High Road | Woodford, London E18 2PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8505 1965
  • E-mail
Description
A food journey, with cuisine inspired by the world famous Grand Trunk Road. Authentic food in sophisticated surroundings.
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