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214 Ifield Drive, Ifield, Crawley RH11 0DQ, England
+44 1293 525107
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“curry” (43 reviews)
“poppadoms” (28 reviews)
“mutton” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
214 Ifield Drive, Ifield, Crawley RH11 0DQ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As a change from conventional Christmas Lunches the Crawley & Gatwick Chamber of Commerce decided to hold it's Christmas Dinner at Zari's Restaurant in Ifield. This was held at lunchtime and the food . service was exemplary. I would highly recommend them for that different...More

Thank GeoffWilliamson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here once before with friends and enjoyed the meal but thought it was a bit noisy. Visited again on a Thursday evening with Crawley just getting into the Christmas spirit - must be a scary town for Santa to visit! Entrance bar to the...More

Thank saymwa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in last week as the outside looked very attractive, and we had heard good reviews...absolute gem. Fantastic food, best Biryani i have ever eaten, beautifully presented with its little dough hat on...wonderful. Others tried the Balti, Dupiaza, and a very tasty Fishy Malaba curry...all...More

Thank al700
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the start, attentive staff. Unexpected amuse bouche. Open kitchen, great flavoured dishes. Not greasy at all! Quality meal. Thanks guys!

Thank pointsslave
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very decent place serving good quality Indian Food. Found this a little expensive as compared to other Indian places in Crawley. We have been to this place on 3 different occasions and Biryani remains our personal favorite. Ambiance is lovely and place has public...More

Thank Harshit J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a level above the majority of Indian restaurants. Innovative menu, great service and fantastic food.

Thank stevetlewes
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We've been going here for 8 years now and have never had a bad dish let alone meal. It's a family run restaurant and we visited this time with 4 adults and 3 5 year olds who loved the viewing widow into the kitchen.They were...More

Thank krales
Reviewed 26 October 2017

As a customer amidst a group (10 normally)who tour curry houses within a 10 mile radius for the past 2 years (visited 12 Crawley Horsham,Horley,Billingshurst,Hassocksetc.)we are all agreed that this stands out in its service and cuisine plus ambience.For me a lot of curry houses...More

1  Thank tonyjuppy
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Having seen some good restaurant reviews for Zari, my wife and I thought we would give it a try, so went along to the advertised Sunday buffet. Here is our review. The location: Street parking was available nearby, with a few spaces free when we...More

1  Thank Alan R
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I was bought a voucher for an Indian cooking master class and not sure what to expect. It was brilliant! We were informed about all the different spices and were then taught how to make a meal, side, rice and naan bread. It was a...More

Thank Clair R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Ifield Drive, Ifield, Crawley RH11 0DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Crawley
  • Phone Number: +44 1293 525107
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Zari is a modern and constantly evolving Indian dining experience in Crawley serving customers who are passionate about authentic and innovative food. For 25 years, Zari has been at the cutting edge of real Indian cuisine. Alongside all the classic dishes, the team at Zari brings you authentic regional food from all corners of the Indian subcontinent. We promise that these delicious dishes will make your journey into real Indian food an unforgettable adventure! We celebrate genuine Indian cuisine - real Indian food - combining traditional techniques with locally sourced ingredients. Adapting authentic recipes to wow the modern palate, our dishes push the boundaries and dispel the myths about typical Indian restaurant food.
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