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The Kerala

20 Godstone Road | Surrey, Caterham CR3 6RA, England
+44 1883 819317
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (5 reviews)
“prawn curry” (3 reviews)
“paratha” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
20 Godstone Road | Surrey, Caterham CR3 6RA, England
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

As the Social Secretary of The Warlingham Yacht Club (…. affiliated with the RYA) I arranged a Christmas Dinner for 26 of our members and guests on Friday December 7th in their cosy basement. We had exclusive use, our own bar and two / three...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank johnafhcoulter
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Excellent Sunday lunch dosa and vegetable boryani with mango juice for £14. Great value and delicious.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John W
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

I went there last night 25 October with my dad and a good friend. Food was very fresh and tasty, service excellent and the prices very reasonable. A real original! I read another review about the food not being authentic, well I don’t know about...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pauly B
infoC8368EB, Manager at The Kerala, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Thank you for enjoying our authenticity and would highly recommend to try our new dishes in the upcoming festive menu.

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Visited last year for a meal pre exhibition and really loved the food. Went again this year with more friends and had another excellent meal. Told a colleague who is half South Indian and she was bowled over; said it is like her grandmother's cooking,...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank ConfusedofEastCheam
infoC8368EB, Manager at The Kerala, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

We'll pass your feedback to the kitchen and looking forward to serving you again

Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

I visited yesterday lunch time with my wife after reading the reviews, very disappointing, when my wife made a comment about it not being authentic waitress came back with rude comments, like all our English customers love this food ,it was almost I like how...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank kbbc2018
infoC8368EB, Manager at The Kerala, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Hi Seems you took things to a different level. Our entire kitchen team hails from Kerala and unlike you, we never felt like foreigners and we are all well adapted to the society and always have pride in bringing the keralan cuisine to this country....More

Reviewed 17 September 2018

The food was brilliant. South Indian Keralan cooking features vegetarian and sea food more than meat so that's what we opted for. We have a passion for dosa and enjoyed their mini one as a starter which was perfect but still was beaten hands down...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Wildroamer
infoC8368EB, Manager at The Kerala, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Thank you forthe excellent feedback and looking forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic night never disappoints food amazing and staff so lovely friendly and attentive thank you see you soon

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jo C
infoC8368EB, Manager at The Kerala, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Really appreciate your excellent feedback and definitely looking forward to serve you again

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Great service and excellent food Very different flavours and the best paratas I have ever eaten Thoroughly recommended

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank richardbB1926OJ
infoC8368EB, Manager at The Kerala, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Great you enjoyed our authenticity. Hope to serve again in the near future

Reviewed 19 July 2018

Great for family outings, cosy atmosphere as it is small. Food is great, ask for recommend by waitress ( charming girl) same waitress as when it was the Cochin. The menu has changed though, still great food. Thalis are usually good too.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Helen T
infoC8368EB, Manager at The Kerala, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thank you for the great feedback. Looking forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Just had dinner at this restuarant, rude and grumpy waitress. Food was under par, oversized omelette and little filling for the Doza! Otherwise great night with chums.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Lance D
infoC8368EB, Manager at The Kerala, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Blimey ! Comparing Dosa to an omelette!!! Same day , another customer with more reviews mentioned the same waitress as Charming. So presumably the dosa fillings made you find her as grumpy. We wish you all the best to find a smaller omelette with bigger...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 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
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Godstone Road | Surrey, Caterham CR3 6RA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Caterham
  • Phone Number: +44 1883 819317
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Description
South Indian delicacy at its best. Here, in The Kerala we earnestly try to reproduce the same village cuisine which is almost alien to your tongue and we cordially invite you to the opulence of a novel and intellectual blend of diversity of taste -viz The Kerala
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