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The Curry Shack

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Photo of a chicken curry and rice served by The Curry Shack at Southbank Centre Food Market
The Curry Shack by Pete Woodhead

Walk on the mild side with Mauritian curry or go cajun for a bit more fire in your belly

Can’t make up your mind? Don’t panic – The Curry Shack will let you have a taste before you buy, for free!

All their food is freshly made on site each day, traditional and most importantly delicious.

Curries are served with rice and your choice of fresh salad and condiments, and all the dishes are gluten and dairy free.

    Opening times


    Friday: 12 noon – 9pm

    Saturday: 11am – 9pm

    Sunday: 12 noon – 6pm (or 11am – 9pm when a Bank holiday Monday follows)

    Bank holiday Mondays: 12 noon – 6pm 

      Fast facts

      Run by: James and Mudzi

      Good to know: You can pay by card

      Must try: Mauritian curry (an old family recipe)