With each new café that we open, we write a story deeply rooted in Bombay history or culture. In Battersea, our story is of Choti Dishoom, a girl who lives in Bombay in 1953 and is transported to an imagined 2023. Continue reading.
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We are very glad to be able to offer you the following dishes and drinks for takeaway collection. All enjoyable at office or home from breakfast-time until 5pm.
Kindly visit or phone ahead to order. Unfortunately we cannot serve any items not included in this list for takeaway, as they need to be eaten direct from the kitchen.
8am –11.45am weekday
Ramsay of Carluke’s smoked streaky bacon is matured in the traditional Ayrshire way and then smoked over applewood and beechwood chips. A Dishoom signature dish, and deserving of all its accolades.
Shropshire pork sausages, warmly spiced with cracked black pepper. Each sausage is finished by hand in the old-fashioned way.
Two fried Cornish free-range eggs with saffron-orange, runny yolks. Warm and most gratifying.
Named for Koolar & Co.’s wrestler-sized portions. Smoked streaky bacon, peppery pork sausages and runny-yolked egg. Grapple with it.
A delicious sausage developed with Chef Neil Rankin. Cleverly fermented vegetables and best sausage spices to enhance the umami. *cooked in the same tandoor as naans made with eggs and dairy
Organic porridge oats cooked with oat milk, banana and sweet Medjool dates. If you wish for more, you need only ask – this is a bottomless portion.
Fresh seasonal fruits topped with creamy yoghurt infused with fresh vanilla pod. Choose from dairy yoghurt drizzled with starflower honey, or coconut yoghurt.
A Dishoom recipe, handmade with toasted oats, seeds, cashews, almonds, pistachios and cinnamon. Served with fresh seasonal fruits and dairy vanilla yoghurt with starflower honey, or creamy coconut yoghurt.
A concoction of yoghurt, banana, mango and oats. Keep regular.
12pm – 5pm weekdays
Sturdy, savoury jackfruit and delicately flavoured rice, potted, sealed and cooked the traditional way. Adorned with barberries and sultanas.
Tempting and flavourful pot of chicken, ginger, garlic, mint, coriander and rice cooked together in the Kacchi style. An homage to Britannia’s Chicken Berry Pulao, with cranberries.
Tender chicken in a rich, silky makhani sauce. A good and proper curry redolent with spice and flavour.
Finest mutton marinated in red chilli, ginger and garlic, then cooked with black peppercorns and whole spices. Robust, spicy and tender.
A steadfast, humble and delicious vegetarian curry, beloved of Bombay families.
A Dishoom signature dish – dark, rich, deeply flavoured. It is cooked over 24 hours for extra harmony.
A bowl of toasted pistachios and shredded mint leaves with finest, greenest broccoli, fresh red chillies, pumpkin and sunflower seeds, dates, lime and honey.
Full plate / Half plate: 12.20 / 6.90
Roomali Roti Rolls are made with delicate ‘handkerchief’ bread. Spicy charred chicken, lavish salad and tomato chilli jam. Best eaten with the hands.
Grilled paneer tucked inside a crisped roll with onion, peppers and green leaves. Mint chutney on the side.
A classic of Irani cafés: spiced minced lamb and peas with toasted, buttered, home-made buns.
A bowl of mashed vegetables with hot, buttered, home-made buns, Chowpatty style. No food is more Bombay.
A messy to-do of cucumber, onion and tomato. A little lime lifts the whole affair.
Delicate minty yoghurt, cool as a cucumber.
Freshly baked in the tandoor.
With minced garlic and coriander sprinkle.
Wholewheat bread, delicately charred from the tandoor.
It means “the fragrant one”.
All things nice: warming comfort and satisfying spice. Made the traditional way, or with oat milk. All who have tried it, swear by it.
First-class yoghurt-drink with mango and a sprinkling of fennel seeds.
Sweet and subtle as a perfumed love-letter.
Creamy yoghurt, salted and gently spiced with crushed cumin.
Espresso, Single or Double … … … 3.50 / 3.90
Cappucino, Caffelatte or Flat White … … 3.90
Kindly ask your server for oat milk.