Starters

CHUTNEY & PAPADS BASKET (VE)

3.50

SIGNATURE TANDOORI HONEY MUSTARD SALMON

12

Made with fresh Scottish salmon fillet, home smoked, marinated in honey mustard and served with dill cucumber raita.

CAMAROES PERI-PERI COM SOMBRE

9

Goan style pickled prawn peri-peri with rice dosa.

MAASLI FRY

8

Crispy Mangalorean style fresh white fish marinated with red chillies, coriander seeds, asafoetida, rice crumbled and served with desi tartare.

MURGHI NA FARCHA NAY PATIO

9

Parsee style chicken strips marinated in a special green masala, dipped in egg and fried, served on a bed of Patia (Parsee style pickle masala).

KASUNDI TIKKA

10

Leicestershire's free-range chicken breast marinated with grainy mustard, red chillies, tamarind, coriander and chargrilled.

TEMERA ASSADO DE CORDEIRO DESIFIADA NA TORRADO

13

Spiced slow roasted pulled shoulder of lamb keema, served with lentil dosa.

KARARE PHOOL GOBI (VE)

7

Oh! Calcutta, that's the crispy rice crumbled cauliflower marinated with red chilli, coriander seeds, served with spicy tomato kasundi chutney.

BATATAS MURROS (VE)

6.50

English heritage potatoes steamed and part baked, part fried, served drizzled with a mixed herb and chilli dressing.

BONDA (VE)

7

A sheer pleasure to have when you are having a slow drink, the turmeric and fresh coriander tempered mini potato fritters are dipped with a great complimenting green chilli and coconut chutney.

BEETROOT COCONUT SAMOSA (VE)

7

A unique combination of beetroot with potato sizzled with cracked mustard seeds and curry leaves tossed with grated coconut and packed in a samosa.

SAEV BATATA POORI (V)

6.50

Crisp poories topped with crushed spiced potato, topped with seasoned yogurt, date and tamarind sauce and drizzled with chickpeas vermicelli (can be made vegan without yoghurt).

POTATO & GREEN PEA TIKKI CHAAT (V)

7

Crispy potato dumplings stuffed with green peas, drizzled with date and tamarind sauce, green chutney, creamy yogurt and chickpea vermicelli.

BARWAN TANDOORI PANEER (V)

9

Cubed Indian whey cheese, stuffed with spiced cheese pistachios and almonds, marinated with yogurt and chilli.

Mains

VINDALHO DE PORCO ALENTAJA A'LA GOA

15

Classic Goan style Vindaloo of Pork in a tomato sauce and fried potato cubes. The Vindaloo traditionally being pickled pork, is not a barometric term for chilli levels. As a patron of the British Lop Pig Society, we use rare breed organic British lop, served with steamed rice.

CHICKEN ISHTEW

14

Extremely light and healthy Kerelan fresh coconut milk, poached chicken supreme, locally procured vegetables of the season, served with plain dosa.

GOAN PRAWN CURRY

19

A classic Goan coconut-based curry. A favourite dish of Goa made using sustainably sourced red sea prawns and steamed rice.

MALABAR CHICKEN CURRY

16

Chicken thigh tikkas, marinated in tandoori spicy masala and chargrilled, tossed in Malabar style coconut curry, a touch spicy, served with Malabari paratha.

LAMB DHAANSAAK

20

The efforts that go into making a traditional Parsee Sunday roast or "Dhaansaak" are enough to deter many chefs! We are delighted therefore to offer you this all-time classic lamb dish, prepared in an authentic Parsee style. Dhaansaak is composed of two words "Dhaan", meaning rice and "Saak", meaning the pureed vegetable and lentil combination with lamb. Served with spiced mini meatball, kachumber salad and caramelised onion rice.

PANEER MAKAI PALAK (V)

15

A true Amritsari home cooked dish, just light on the cream and made with fresh spinach, corn kernels and whey cheese, tempered with fresh garlic and shallots, is a favourite with butter naan.

VEGETABLE ISHTEW (VE)

14

Extremely light and healthy Kerelan fresh coconut milk poached local vegetables of the season, served with plain dosa.

CHOLE MASALA (V)

12

Slow poached chickpeas in a spicy gravy, finished with fresh ground garam masala and tomatoes, served with a butter naan.

SMOKED BAIGAN (VE)

7

Smoked aubergine, peeled after chargrilling, chopped and simmered with onions, tomato, garlic, green chilli and cumin, finished with fresh chopped coriander.

TADKA DAL (VE)

6

A combination of toor and masoor daal (yellow and orange lentils) cooked and sizzled with chopped garlic, cumin and red chilli. This process of sizzling is known as "Tadka", hence the name tadka daal.

Sides

ROSEMARY AND BLACK PEPPERCORN NAAN

4

Topped with fresh rosemary from Picks Organic Farm and drizzled with crushed Indian black pepper.

MASALA CHEESE NAAN

5

Mixed spices with red onions and cheddar cheese from Leicestershire.

PESHAWARI NAAN

5

Stuffed with a blend of ground almonds, raisins, desiccated coconut and cream and flavoured with cardamom. This naan has originated in the UK and has no resemblance to the naan served in Pakistan.

CHILLI GARLIC NAAN

4

Indian birds' eye chilli with roasted garlic.

CHILLI GARLIC ROTI (VE)

4

Indian birds' eye green chillies with roasted garlic.

MASALA ONION ROTI (VE)

5

Stuffed spicy masala and red onion with coriander wholemeal tandoori bread.

PESHAWARI ROTI

5

Stuffed with a blend of ground almonds, raisins, desiccated coconut cream and flavoured cardamom.

DOSA

3

Soft rice and black lentil pancakes, great for scooping up hot gravies.

ROTI

3

Made only with unleavened wholemeal bread.

MANGALORE DOSA WITH COCONUT CHUTNEY

3

BUTTER NAAN

3

STEAMED BASMATI RICE (VE)

4

CARAMELISED ONION RICE (VE)

5

Desserts

BEBINCA WITH ICE-CREAM

6.50

Goa's most popular dessert has Portuguese origins. A pancake batter made with coconut milk and flavoured with nutmeg and is baked in layers. The entire process traditionally takes close to six hours, made entirely in house. Served warm and with a scoop of vanilla ice-cream.

CREAM VANILLA

6

Award winning vanilla ice-cream, handmade with milk and double cream straight from the cows of UK and Madagascan vanilla.

SAFFRON AND PISTACHIO

6.50

The amazing flavour of the world's most precious spice, coming through this creamy rich ice-cream enhanced with the textures of toasted pistachio.

ESPRESSO & VANILLA ICE-CREAM DUET

6.50

The heady flavours of great espresso are the inspiration behind the unique ice-cream with creamy vanilla and to lighten it, toasted almond flakes.

STRAWBERRY CREAM

6.50

Your favourite berry and a bit of heavy cream go forth to make this refreshing frozen ice-cream.

RICH CHOCOLATE SORBET (VE)

6.50

The richest Belgian chocolate, a little sugar and some magic, make this a delight.

ROSE & CARDAMOM KULFI

5.50

ALPHONSO MANGO KULFI

5.50

PISTACHIO KULFI

5.50

HONEY & CREAMED SAFFRON KULFI

5.50

Tandem proudly supports the use of ethical sourcing, sustainable practice and local produce.

  • Bread is traditional sourdough from Hambleton Bakery.
  • Seafood is properly vetted and sustainably sourced.
  • Leicestershire Chicken from free-range British farms.
  • Beef from Duke of Bucculeuchs Estates in Moray Scotland.
  • Pork is organic British lop from Trevaskis farm in Devon.
  • Salmon is from Loch Duarte the foremost salmon in the UK.
* a  discretionary service charge of 10% will be added to your bill.

3 Course – £30 per person

Pre booking is essential – Minimum of 6 diners

Assorted papads with homemade chutneys and pickles

Turkey kebab peri peri

Sweet potato with cranberry chaat

Chicken on the bone xacuti

Hyderabad dum lamb keema Pulao

Aloo til tinka

Dahi kachumber

Naan with chilli herb dressing

Spiced Christmas pudding with homemade Madagascar vanilla pod ice-cream

Vegan 3 Course – £30 per person

Pre booking is essential – Minimum of 6 diners

Assorted papads with homemade chutneys and pickles

Quorn peri peri

Sweet potato with cranberry chaat

Rose coco bean and chickpeas xacuti

Fresh truffled mushroom and caramelised red onion pulao

Aloo til tinka

Kachumber

Vegan naan with chilli herb dressing

Vegan Christmas date pudding samosa, almond rabdi

For guests who have special dietary requirements or allergies please contact us at enquiries@tandemrestaurant.co.uk prior to booking. Tandem is proud to be serving food free from any food colouring. All prices include VAT however a 10% discretionary service charge will be added to your bill. Main courses must be confirmed 72 hours before your event and a 50% deposit will be required 7 days prior to dining (non-refundable in the case of cancellations).
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3 Course – £40 per person

Pre booking is essential – Minimum of 6 diners

Assorted papads with homemade chutneys and pickles

Steamed chickpea cakes with baby lamb keema

Malabari chicken tikka

Spicy double fried crispy chicken wings with goan peri-peri sauce

Crunchy chickpea and cabbage dhanger

Choose from one of the following dishes. All mains are served along with sundried oregano and green chilli naan, cranberry naan, and red onion avocado raita.

Tandoori Turkey served with turkey khichdi stuffing, cranberry masala, Brussels sprouts toran, turkey bacon crunch

Scottish Salmon Steak with Seafood khichdi, seafood sambhar cream

Home-made warm date Christmas pudding cake with saffron and cardamom cream

Vegetarian & Vegan 3 Course – £40 per person

Pre booking is essential – Minimum of 6 diners

Assorted papads with homemade chutneys and pickles

Steamed chickpea cakes with vegetable keema (vg)

Malabari paneer and red onion tikka

Spicy crispy mushrooms with goan peri-peri sauce

Crunchy chickpea and cabbage dhanger (vg)

Tandoori broccoli served with spring onion khichdi stuffing, cranberry masala, Brussels sprouts toran

Home-made warm vegan Christmas cake with saffron and cardamom cream

For guests who have special dietary requirements or allergies please contact us at enquiries@tandemrestaurant.co.uk prior to booking. Tandem is proud to be serving food free from any food colouring. All prices include VAT however a 10% discretionary service charge will be added to your bill. Main courses must be confirmed 72 hours before your event and a 50% deposit will be required 7 days prior to dining (non-refundable in the case of cancellations).
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Celebrity Chef Festive Menu – £45 per person
Two weeks advance booking is essential – Minimum of 6 diners

Festive papads, chutney and pickles

Game samosa, date and tamarind chutney, spiced yogurt and chickpea vermicelli

Turkey tikka, Helmand apricot pulao with Malabar curry

Aloo til tinka

Cranberry raita

Assorted bread to share

Trio of dark chocolate mousse cake, mini white pearl cake, Christmas pudding kulfi

Vegetarian Celebrity Chef – £45 per person
Two weeks advance booking is essential – Minimum of 6 diners

Festive papads, chutney and pickles

Mini taro root and chickpea chaat, spiced yogurt, chickpea vermicelli

Sweet potato malai kofta with Malabar curry

Aloo, pumpkin til tinka

Cranberry raita

Assorted bread to share

Trio of vegan chocolate mousse, mini white cake, Christmas pudding kulfi

For guests who have special dietary requirements or allergies please contact us at enquiries@tandemrestaurant.co.uk prior to booking. Tandem is proud to be serving food free from any food colouring. All prices include VAT however a 10% discretionary service charge will be added to your bill. Main courses must be confirmed 72 hours before your event and a 50% deposit will be required 7 days prior to dining (non-refundable in the case of cancellations). Please note, the Celebrity Chef festive menu has been created by Cyrus Todiwala but we can’t guarantee he will be present on the day of your booking.
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Celebrity Chef Festive Menu – £65 per person
Two weeks advance booking is essential – Minimum of 6 diners

Festive papads, chutney and pickles

Masala Chai, Khaari cumin biscuit, Naankhatai

Kheema pureed with quail egg

North Atlantic pollock rolled in green chutney, baked

Helmand apricot spiced lamb pulao, red onion salad and salli

Masala roasted guinea fowl in Goa curry, coriander chilli naan, mini roasted potatoes, with cumin and onions

Masala chai cake, milk cake with rose ice cream

Vegetarian Celebrity Chef – £65 per person
Two weeks advance booking is essential – Minimum of 6 diners

Festive papads, chutneys and pickles

Masala chai, Khaari cumin biscuit, Naankhatai

Quorn pureed with masala rice puffs

Tapioca and lentil wada, vegetarian Goan chutney

Helmand apricot spiced rose coco pulao, red onion salad and salli

Roasted mushrooms with petit pois in Goa curry, coriander chilli naan, mini roasted potatoes, with cumin and onions

Masala chai cake, milk cake with rose kulfi

For guests who have special dietary requirements or allergies please contact us at enquiries@tandemrestaurant.co.uk prior to booking. Tandem is proud to be serving food free from any food colouring. All prices include VAT however a 10% discretionary service charge will be added to your bill. Main courses must be confirmed 72 hours before your event and a 50% deposit will be required 7 days prior to dining (non-refundable in the case of cancellations). Please note, the Celebrity Chef festive menu has been created by Cyrus Todiwala but we can’t guarantee he will be present on the day of your booking.
© Tandem 2019