• Ranked #58 of 205
  • Avg. main course: £9
  • 3.82 miles from Leicester
  • Indian

We say…

In the popular and flourishing town of Oadby, Swatlands Restaurants is committed to delivering some of the finest Indian food in Leicester and has been well-loved by the local community since it opened in 2001. The building itself is charming and historical, built roughly 400 years ago, with rumours of the famous highwayman George Davenport residing there when it was an inn in the late 1600s.
The restaurant now is a stunning contemporary space, making use of levels and colours to create a truly welcome environment for dining. Rich colours are warm but unobtrusive, and small cultural touches on the walls are stylish and chic. The dining space is bright and inviting, with leather effect seating and modern Indian influenced design. Make time to visit the welcoming bar area, bright and airy it has comfortable sofas and an extensively stocked bar, perfect for pre-dinner drinks.
The menu boasts perfected Indian classics and modern dishes, full of authentic flavours. Choose from the varied selection, with ample choices for vegetarians too, including chilli mushrooms to start, or Chilli paneer, cubed Indian cottage cheese cooked in Swatlands’ special spiced sauce. For your main, pick from your choice of vegetables, paneer, chicken, prawn, duck, lamb or fish to be used in a number of delicious Indian curries. The Goan style of cooking is gorgeous, cooked with fenugreek, butter, black pepper and a hint of cream. The Hydrabadi is a dish bursting with flavour, made with green pepper, fresh coriander and crisp green chillies. For a truly creamy dish, choose the passanda, cooked with almonds and cream, or the Kashniri, made with juicy pineapple, mixed fruits, cream and bananas. On the side choose from a number of rice and bread dishes, including the sweet Peshwari Naan, chapattis or beautiful mushroom rice dish.
A stunning restaurant in a convenient location, Swatlands, Leicester boasts its excellent reputation with good reason. Serving fantastic food and offering brilliant customer service, it is an excellent choice for anyone seeking fine Indian dining in or around the town of Oadby.

last updated: 11 Apr 2019
38 London Road, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 5DH
0116 271 1117