Welcome to Chennai Express Restaurant, Basingstoke


About Chennai Express


Chennai Express is an attempt made to introduce you with the real authentic South Indian cuisine with a wide variety of special traditional dishes emphasising to preserve it’s delicate flavours, aroma and the taste of the food we cater.
Our professionally certified and highly trained chefs focus passionately to use their skills and experience to enhance the authenticity and beauty of South Indian cuisine by using fresh produce and no artificial colours to make our customers’ visit as feel home.




SUNDAY: 11:00-21:30

TAKE AWAY: 5:00-21:00

Chennaiexpress Specials

Special dishes from Chennai Express for this special occasion season

Bajji Basket

Bajji is a spicy snack, a great starter or entree dish similar to a fritter, with several variants. Its variations include the chili bajji, the bread bajji and another variant is popularly known bonda. Bonda has mild spiced potato or mixed vegetable filling.


This is a common street food /thattukada special in Kerala, where it is eaten as a snack, or main course dish. Thattukada means small temporary food shop seen on the roadside, where food is served in a plate.

Chicken Lollipop

Most popular Indo Chinese Chicken! fun chicken wing appetizer & starter. Chicken lollipop is, basically a frenched chicken winglet, wherein the meat is cut loose from the bone end and pushed down creating a lollipop appearance.

Chennai Express Thaali Feast Delights

Explore all of our delicious gourmet typical Indian Thali. The Indian Thali consists of a big platter in which there are little bowls of variety veg/non-veg, lentils, sweet dishes, snacks etc. It also includes pickles, papad and Indian flatbread. Here we present to you the classic Chennai Express Thaali feast delights!

Classic South Indian Vegetarian Thaali

Poriyal, Potato Fry, Veg-Kurma, Sambar, Rasam, Yogurt, Papad, Poori/Chapati, Rice, Pickle, Dessert & Salad

Classic South Indian Non-Vegetarian Thaali

Choice Of Chicken/Lamb Curry, Potato Fry, Veg Kurma Sambar, Rasam, Rice, Poori/Chapati, Papad, Pickle, Dessert & Salad

Chennai Express Gift Vouchers

Celebrate together with Chennai Express gift vouchers. We've made gifting easier and smarter.

Choose from different denominations of Chennai Express gift cards:

⇒ £5 Chennai Express Gift Voucher

⇒ £10 Chennai Express Gift Voucher

⇒ £20 Chennai Express Gift Voucher

Chennai Express Healthy Lunch Box

⇒ Veg lunch box £5.50

⇒ Non-veg box £5.95

⇒ Idiy box £4.95

⇒ Dosa box £5.95

⇒ Chicken biryani £5.95

*Orders has to be collected from the restaurant (Tuesday to Friday)



Carol Warrington

Will be returning soon as great food and service, plus not too expensive...

October 26, 2018

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