Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea

Silver Award

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Silver Award

Bold open kitchen at the back, big glass doors at the front, exposed ducting and brickwork everywhere – this is the very model of a modern-day restaurant, with the rejuvenated Battersea Power Station forming a dazzling backdrop. It might be part of a growing group, but the design is entirely bespoke, high on wow factor – note the mezzanine floor in the centre – and with warm lighting and classy banquettes, it all feels high on glamour.

The cooking is as striking as the setting is beautiful. Pitch-perfect chicken breast delivered straight from the tandoor comes with a zingy mint and chilli korma though, for flavour and star-appeal, it was trumped by a melt-in-the-mouth clove-smoked lamb rump served with a fennel and nutmeg sauce.

We shared a series of starters, of which the wild African prawn with coriander and garlic crust was the standout, with its deep and warm but delicately wrought flavours. We loved the soft-yielding texture of aubergine contrasted with a sesame, tamarind and peanut crumble, while ceviche of black bream paired with mango, nigella and pomegranate was as fresh as daisy. A chocolate mousse with cinnamon ice cream delivers a dab of heaven on the tongue to finish, or opt for spicy Indian-inspired craft cocktails, devised by master mixologist Tony Conigliaro.  

This is a generous-spirited restaurant, not least because of a top team of smart staff – efficient, knowledgeable and friendly in equal measure. We’re already looking for an excuse to return.  

Good to know

Average Price
££££ - £30 - £49
Eat at Home
Home delivery, Supper, Takeaway service
Cool, Fun, Unique
Food Occasions
Alfresco And Views
Outside seating
Special Features
Chef’s table, Counter dining, Vegan options, Vegetarian options
Group dining [8+], Special occasions

COVID-19 Update for Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea

Updated on 23 Jun 2021

We have made some changes. We will now be accepting card payments only or you can also pay using your phone at the table. Bookings will be recommended, and we will kindly ask you to follow the social distancing rules. 

We are working on new menus and opening hours to welcome you back.  Watch this space!

About Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea

The newly redeveloped Battersea power station is home to Cinnamon Kitchen, a modern Indian restaurant serving affordable, colourful dishes with a slight British influence. Providing food throughout the whole day, Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea offers a relaxed atmosphere to enjoy the exciting menu.

Located in a converted railway arch opposite the power station itself, the spacious interior features an open kitchen at the far end of the restaurant, and a striking central mezzanine platform sits in the middle. The curved brick roof of Cinnamon Kitchen combined with its tunnel-like shape, gives the restaurant a certain warehouse-y feel.

The menu is full of dishes you won’t find on the menu of your standard local Indian restaurant. Appetisers include railway style vegetable cake, Malabar mussel and date pickle served on toasted brioche with curried yoghurt, as well as a selection of Bombay street food. There are further options from the grill such as pink aubergine and banana leaf-wrapped seabass.

Main dishes range from vegan dishes such as kale and quinoa kofta, served with date and ginger, and a tomato and lemon sauce, to clove-smoked lamb rump with a fennel and nutmeg sauce. Or if you want something a little more classic, there’s a tandoori chicken breast served a zingy mint chilli korma and pilau rice. All of these can be mopped up with freshly made naan bread or perhaps a tandoori roti.

Desserts lean more towards British classics with sticky ginger toffee pudding, and dark chocolate mousse on the menu; however, the lassi panna cotta and the double ka meetha offer some more traditional alternatives. If you’re finding it hard to decide what to pick, there’s also the option a 9-dish sharing menu for just £33 a head.

To accompany the lavish food, there's a drinks menu featuring Indian-inspired cocktails as well as a range of different wines.


Special offers for Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea

10 points for every £1 spent

For all diners to this restaurant, spending over £100

500 Points for lunchtime diners

For new diners to this restaurant, spending over £50 on Mondays to Fridays, lunchtimes only

500 Points

For all diners to this restaurant, spending over £75. This offer can only be used once.

100 Points

For all diners any day, every time

Offers cannot be combined. You will be awarded the offer that gives you the most reward points.


Can I book Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea?

Yes, we strongly recommend booking Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea. This can be done online or via phone.

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Does Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea offer takeaway?

Yes, they do. Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea offer click and collect services or can be ordered to deliver through Supper.

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Are there any train stations nearby?

Yes, Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea is approximately 10 minutes from Battersea Park Station.

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Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea Events

£120Fantastic Five Supper Club
Special Dinner
Fantastic Five Supper Club

04 Feb 2022 until 05 Feb 2022

Vivek Singh is joining forces with the 2020 MasterChef: The Professionals final four – Santosh Shah, Philli Armitage-Mattin, Bart Van der Lee and winner Alex Webb – for an exclusive 10-course supper club.
Running for two days only, the pop-up will see the chefs reunited to cook a special menu show. Each chef will prepare a signature ‘snack’ or small plate, to be served family-style, before a main dish from each chef follows. Fusing myriad influences from the chefs varied culinary heritages, guests can enjoy Philli’s cheesy Chawanmushi, alongside Santosh’s Timur spiced octopus, nettle leaf potatoes and fenugreek pickle.
For mains, each chef will introduce their course to diners, sharing the anecdotes and stories behind it – expect Bart’s grilled scallop with sea buckthorn, yarrow and chicory, that showcases his passion for foraging, and Alex’s iconic Chalk Stream trout with parsnip, parsley, mussels and caviar sauce.
The pop-up will run across lunch and dinner services only on 4th and 5th February. Tickets cost £120 per person and include a glass of champagne on arrival.
Full Details

Location for Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea

Arch 758, Railway Arches, Battersea Power Station, Battersea, London, SW8 5BN

020 3995 5075


Opening Times

All day
Mon Closed
Tue 12:00-23:00
Wed 12:00-23:00
Thu 12:00-23:00
Fri 12:00-23:00
Sat 12:00-23:00
Sun 12:00-22:00

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2 Reviews 

Amit M

05 November 2021   - Verified Diner

Good qulaity food, atmospehere and service. 

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Mark D

25 June 2018  
Really welcome high end Indian addition to south of the river. Glitzy design and great flavours plus likeable efficient service put this on the must visit list for all Claphamites and Battersea home dwellers.
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