Mela

152-156 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 8HL - View on a map
Telephone: 020 7836 8635

Mela Restaurant In London
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Overall 2.8
Food 9.0
Service 0.0
Atmosphere 0.0
Value 2.0
Based on 1 reviews

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Service is poor. Waiting time for food after ordering was about 30 mins even though the place was not that busy. Also we were given a bill which was for another table by mistake, we were still waiting for our main course when the waiter gave us the wrong bill. Overall service was very poor. On top they had the courage to add 12.% service charge which we got them to remove as we were unsatisfied. However the food was good with traditional taste. Just a shame that the service doesn't match the food. Also the background music was rubbish and annoying, they kept playing two or three songs over an over again. Won't be going back again.
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Overall rating 3 stars
Food 9 | Service 0 | Atmosphere 0 | Value for money 2
Monday, June 16, 2014

This was the first time me and my friends had been to an high end Indian restaurant. We thought the food was excellent along with the service and atmosphere.

This restaurant is definitely recommendable, we would certainly recommend dining here.
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Overall rating 9 stars
Food 9 | Service 9 | Atmosphere 9 | Value for money 8
Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Went to Mela on 24th March 2012 as my wife is a big fan of Rajasthani food. On arrival we were pleased with the set up. When we received our menu there was no sign of the rajasthani menu (as per the website). We were informed that management had changed on 23rd March. We were however told we can still order the Rajasthani food. Lets just say the food was awful! The dal baati churma was not cooked properly and was a few days old based on the taste. The punjabi food was bland and the rice looked and tasted like it was cooked in the morning and left in the open!. Overall it has to be the worst restuarant I have been too in a long time. If you want decent Indian food DO NOT go to this restuarant.
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Manish
Overall rating 1 stars
Food 0 | Service 2 | Atmosphere 2 | Value for money 0
Sunday, March 25, 2012

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