Why we love... Bandook Indian Kitchen

Why we love… Bandook Indian Kitchen

While we can’t be there in person, we thought we would take a moment to consider what makes each and every one of our Milsom Place family special…


Today, we explore modern Indian street food with Bandook Indian Kitchen.

Bandook Indian Kitchen is a modern, casual dining, Indian street food restaurant.

A relaxed, all-day dining restaurant which brings a “wow” factor to its cooking, serving deliciously fresh and exciting food that fuses traditional Indian street food dishes with modern twists and original creations.

Bandook Indian Kitchen at Milsom Place

A term which is steeped in subcontinental history – Bandook translates as gun or rifle in the Hindi/Urdu language – and is a word widely adopted by British troops serving during the age of the Raj and one which continues to be used today.

The simple yet sophisticated interiors are inspired by the colonial era, taking their cue from the Hindustani cafés where the British and Indian army used to gather to eat together.

Bandook Indian Kitchen at Milsom Place_bar

Their tantalising menu is packed with flavours to make your mouth water.

Savour their famed, homestyle Grandma’s curry (the dish the Bengal civil service and the Calvary fight over apparently!) or enjoy a selection of small plates including Beetroot Galouti, Chilli Paneer (even the Cavalry will even put down their bandook to tuck into this one…) and Bombay Prawns.

Large plates include Masala Fish and Chips, Herb Crusted Paneer Tikka and Balchao King Prawn or choose from a collection of traditional Taco Dosa and Biryanis as well as the essence of Indian street food, Chaats (snack style items).

Bandook Indian Kitchen at Milsom Place (1)

In their own words: “At Bandook, we take some of the best of the Indian street food repertoire and give it our own interpretation with good, British ingredients, judicious spicing, tantalising combinations, zesty flavours and notable presentation.” 

Other news

Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update

View

All our retailers are now open alongside a selection of restaurants…

Why we love... Chanii B

Why we love… Chanii B

View

Chanii B offers something special for women who love shoes with a different style to the mainstream…

Why we love... Anemone

Why we love… Anemone

View

One of Bath’s most stylish and innovative florists…

Why we love... Quadri

Why we love… Quadri

View

The only Alessi gallery in Bath, Quadri feature a broad range of design-led home accessories, jewellery and watches…

Why we love... Biggie Best

Why we love… Biggie Best

View

Biggie Best’s ranges embrace a simple, elegant aesthetic…

Why we love... Phase Eight

Why we love… Phase Eight

View

Phase Eight create flattering day and evening silhouettes in quality fabrics…

Why we love... Yves Delorme Outlet

Why we love… Yves Delorme Outlet

View

Yves Delorme Paris has been making exquisite home linens since 1845…

Why we love... Hobbs

Why we love… Hobbs

View

Hobbs champions womenswear with modern cuts, feminine tailoring and heritage craftsmanship….

Why we love... Le Vignoble

Why we love… Le Vignoble

View

An independent wine lounge, Le Vignoble offers wines, champagnes and liqueurs from all over the world…

Why we love... Côte Brasserie

Why we love… Côte Brasserie

View

Inspired by the brasseries and bistros of Paris, Côte Brasserie serves authentic French dishes made from great quality ingredients…

Why we love... Beneath

Why we love… Beneath

View

Beneath is a late-night cocktail bar which takes its inspiration from a reimagined version of The Octagon Chapel’s history…

Why we love... The Botanist

Why we love… The Botanist

View

A concept like no other, The Botanist Bath offers a selection of botanical cocktails with food inspired by the deli, rotisserie and BBQ…