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  • Exquisite Awadhi Indian Dishes
  • Heart of Soho
  • Curated Pre-Theatre Menu
  • Dishes from the Royals for the Royals
  • Fresh, Local Ingredients
  • Elegant Ambience
  • Journey Through Lucknowi Cuisine and Hospitality

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Biryani Kebab Chai | Soho
Biryani Kebab Chai | Soho
  • Address

    8 Moor Street, London W1D 5ND

  • Phone

    0203 161 9211

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Biryani Kebab Chai | Soho

Discover Awadhi delights in the heart of London

Nestled in the vibrant heart of Soho, BKC (Biryani Kebab Chai) is a cornerstone of authentic Indian cuisine, offering a deep dive into Lucknow's rich culinary traditions. Renowned as a top Indian restaurant Soho London and the nearest Indian restaurant for cultural enthusiasts, BKC is not just a dining destination; it's a cultural immersion, offering a taste of the legendary Awadhi cuisine through its legendary offerings like aromatic Lucknowi Biryani, succulent North Indian kebabs, and the comforting warmth of traditional chai. Step into an ambiance filled with warm hues, classic paintings, and exquisite pottery, making BKC the go-to restaurant in Soho for those seeking an authentic taste of India amid the city’s artistic buzz. Perfect for pre-theater meals or a flavorful end to a night out, BKC promises a dining experience that captivates your senses and complements your Soho adventures. We are the restaurant that you should visit whenever you think of Indian restaurant in Soho.

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Biryani Kebab Chai | Soho

About Us

At BKC London in Soho, we strive to create an immersive dining experience that transports you to the streets of India. Our commitment to authenticity, combined with a passion for innovation, has established us as a cornerstone of Indian cuisine in London. Here, tradition meets contemporary elegance, making every visit memorable.

  • Tradition Meets Innovation

  • A Journey Through India

  • Soho's Culinary Gem

  • Committed to Sustainability

  • Your Gateway to Indian Culture

Biryani Kebab Chai | Soho

A gem in Soho's Culinary Crown

Biryani Kebab Chai | Soho

Indulge in the unique food offerings at BKC Soho

At BKC Soho, we bring you an extraordinary culinary experience with exclusive dishes that celebrate the rich flavors of Awadhi cuisine. Begin your journey with our signature Biryanis, including the luxurious Lakhnawi Lamb, Awadhi Chicken, and Prawn Biryani, each cooked with aromatic spices and served with raita, papad, and pickled onion. For our vegetarian guests, the Subz Biryani shines with marinated vegetables cooked with fragrant rice and delicate spices. Our kebab selection features mouth-watering options such as the succulent Burrah, tender Galouti, and aromatic Seekh Kebabs, alongside exquisite vegetarian choices like Malai Broccoli and Achari Paneer Tikka, each cooked to perfection in a tandoor. Pair these with our traditional Karak Chai, made with aromatic spices like cardamom, ginger, and cinnamon, or the exotic Kashmiri Pink Chai, enriched with milk, rose petals, and pistachio nuts.

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Soho Indian Restaurant Specialties

At Soho Indian Restaurant, our non-vegetarian options showcase the opulence of Awadhi cuisine. Enjoy the Tandoori Lobster, chargrilled with lime and pepper, served with corn on the cob and raw mango chutney. The Prawn Biryani features tandoor-finished king prawns cooked to perfection. Delight in Bhuna Gosht, a slow- cooked lamb dish rich with onions and spices, or Murg Makhni, where tender chicken is simmered in a luscious tomato and fenugreek sauce. Each dish is a testament to our commitment to authentic, flavourful dining.

Biryani Kebab Chai | Soho
Biryani Kebab Chai | Soho
Biryani Kebab Chai | Soho

Vegetarian and Vegan Delights

Vegetarian and Vegan Delights Celebrating the rich tradition of vegetarianism in Awadhi cuisine, Soho Indian Restaurant offers an array of plant-based dishes. Indulge in the Vegetable Biryani, marinated with spices, yogurt, and rose water, or the Soya ChaapBiryani, featuring soy chunks and fragrant rice. The menu also includes DahikeKebab, marinated yogurt dumplings with pepper, coriander, and chili, and Malai Broccoli, lightly spiced and marinated with goat cheese. Each dish is crafted with fresh, local ingredients, ensuring vibrant flavours and sustainability.

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Experience our exquisite drinks selection at BKC Soho

Enhance your dining experience at BKC Soho with our curated selection of drinks, designed to complement the rich flavors of our Awadhi cuisine. Choose from fine wines like De Gras Carmenere Reserva, Krontiras Mikron Malbec, and Domeniul Bogdan Riesling Org. For a touch of celebration, indulge in Fascino Prosecco Doc Extra Dry Organic. Our spirits menu includes Glenfiddich 12 years single malt, Chivas Regal 12 Years, Woodford Reserve Bourbon, Bombay Sapphire Gin, Jaiselmer Indian Craft Gin, Grey Goose Vodka, Absolut Blue Vodka, Old Monk 7 (Dark Rum), and Bacardi’s Carta Blanca, Carta Negra, and Spiced Rum. Enjoy Freedom Lager and Freedom Pale beers.
Our non-alcoholic beverage selection includes refreshing options like Coke, Diet Coke, 7Up, Tonic Water, and Soda Water, alongside our delightful Mango Lassi and various chai offerings. Whether you're enjoying a meal or simply looking to unwind, our diverse drinks menu at BKC Soho has something to satisfy every palate.

Biryani Kebab Chai | Soho

What People Say


Yes, we welcome group bookings at BKC. Whether it's a family gathering, a corporate event, or a social celebration, our locations in Mayfair and Soho can accommodate groups of various sizes. Please contact our reservation team or visit our website to book your group event.

Yes, BKC offers comprehensive catering services for all types of occasions, including weddings, corporate events, and private parties. For corporate events, we provide complete setups with dedicated butler services for groups of 20 or more, as well as prepacked food options for 10 or more people. Our renowned Biryani by the Kilo is available in authentic earthen pots, adding a touch of tradition and flavor to your gatherings. Contact us to discuss your catering needs and make your event memorable.

Our specialty is authentic Lucknowi cuisine, with signature dishes like Lucknowi Biryani and Galouti & other Awadhi Kebabs. Our menu is crafted using traditional techniques and the finest ingredients to bring you the genuine taste of Lucknow. The Dum Pukht cooking method, which slowly cooks dishes to perfection, is a hallmark of our culinary offerings. Apart from our regular menu, BKC offers a variety of specials including a dedicated chaats menu, Sunday specials, and special menus during festivals, providing a diverse culinary experience to our guests.

Yes, BKC offers both takeaway and delivery services. You can order your favorite dishes online through our website or via popular delivery platforms. Enjoy the comfort of Awadhi cuisine at home with our easy and convenient services.

Yes, you can pre-book a table at BKC through our website. Simply select your preferred date, time, and number of guests to secure your reservation. We recommend booking in advance, especially for weekends and festival times. Additionally, BKC offers a variety of vegetarian and vegan options, celebrating the diversity of Indian cuisine with dishes like our authentic Subz Biryani and various vegetable kebabs. Check our menu online or inquire in-store for more details.

BKC is committed to sustainability, integrating eco-friendly practices across our operations from sourcing ingredients locally to using biodegradable packaging and supporting local artisans for our crockery. You can it adorning our roof at BKC Soho.

Biryani Kebab Chai | Soho