Book your Christmas celebration with us

christmas11It’s never too early to arrange your Christmas meal. Here at Purple Poppadom, Cardiff we have a wonderful range of menu options for you to enjoy a festive dining experience with us.

Enjoy a two-course lunch for £15 and three courses for £20.  For group bookings our 3-course dinner menu starts from £30.

For larger groups bookings or corporate meals, we are happy to arrange special menus for your festive lunch or dinner so please contact us direct to confirm.

Throughout December we will be specially open 7 days a week:

Monday to Saturday:
12 noon – 2.30pm and 5.30pm to 11pm

1pm – 9pm

2pm – 9pm – only on the 4th, 11th and 18th December due to our cookery school

Closed Dates:
We will only be closed on Christmas Day, 1st, 2nd and 3rd January 2017.

Book now on 029 2022 0026



Christmas Lunch Tasting Menu


Bombay Chat
Dainty pop-in-the mouth semolina pastry snack filled with yoghurt and homemade chutney, topped with gram flour vermicelli
Murgh Tikka
Kashmiri chillies marinated tikka supreme, finished in the tandoor


Tellicherry Beef
Beef cooked with spices and coconut, recipe inspired from the Moplah
cuisine of northern Kerala
Murgh Tikka Makhani
Tandoori chicken supreme in a rich tomato sauce flavoured with fenugreek leaves

Yellow Dal Tadka
Lentils tempered with garlic and cumin seeds

Steamed Basmati Rice
Assorted Breads


Chef’s signature chocomosa served with homemade ice-cream
15.00 per person for two courses
20.00 per person for three courses


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    • What a day, what an experience; from start to finish, well organised, conducted and delivered. At first it may seem expensive, but once you are on the course you soon realise it is very good value for money. The keep-sake ‘Anand George’ recipe book and denim apron, the sample food throughout the day and taster meal

    • Review via Tripadvisor by Owen G Richards 24th Oct 2018 We went for the set Sunday menu dishes and I can honestly say it’s probably the best Indian meal I’ve had. The starter of aloo chaat was incredible. The staff were really friendly and the service was great. I am looking forward to going back

    • Review via Tripadvisor by Saber S on 31st October 2018 This is an excellent restaurant. The food was freshly prepared and very tastey. The portions are smaller than normal but the food is perfectly cooked. The service was also excellent and quick. They have adequate professional number of staff who were always nearby to attend

    • Review via Tripadvisor by DenisinWales on 26th September 2018 1st despite the very long sign board covering 2 store fronts, the entrance is a tiny door at the far left. Once you climb to the 1st floor, you are greeted with a very understated and tasteful restaurant seating about 60-70 people. For a Tuesday night

    • Review by Ellym106, TripAdvisor, April 2018 We had an excellent meal here. We visited India in November and know how the food is supposed to be – and this is it! Everything was beautifully cooked and full of flavour, with our particular favourites being the onion pakoras, laccha parathas and the planner makhni – the