Assorted Indian cuisine dishes on a table at Rasoi Stories, featuring biryani, curry, grilled meats, and naan bread.

Rasoi Stories

Family-run Indian restaurant serving authentic dishes in a relaxed atmosphere.

Interior of Rasoi Stories restaurant showing dining tables and chairs with a blue wall featuring the restaurant's logo and the text 'The Old Police Station'.

Rasoi Stories is a family-run Indian restaurant located in the old police station building on Harrogate Road in Chapel Allerton.

The restaurant offers a variety of authentic Indian dishes and street food, as well as beer, wine and cocktails.

There are gluten free, and vegetarian friendly food options available.

Location Details

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Take a look around

  • Interior of Rasoi Stories restaurant showing a cozy dining area with menus on tables, plush seating, and a bar in the background. Decor includes hanging pendant lights and framed pictures on the walls.
  • Shiny beer taps with Cobra and Pilsner labels at Rasoi Stories bar, with a selection of spirits and beverages in the background.
  • Delicious Indian appetizers at Rasoi Stories, featuring golden-brown pakoras garnished with fresh cilantro, served with green chutney and tamarind sauce, accompanied by a fresh side salad.
  • Interior of Rasoi Stories with a cozy dining setup featuring a blue upholstered bench, neatly arranged tables with menus, and decorative Indian-themed artwork on the wall.
  • Gourmet dish served at Rasoi Stories, featuring crispy golden-brown pieces garnished with pomegranate seeds, fresh herbs, diced onions, and drizzled with a rich brown sauce, accompanied by a side salad.
  • Interior of Rasoi Stories restaurant with elegant dining tables and plush chairs, warm lighting, and a prominent blue wall with the establishment's logo.
  • Craft cocktail on a bar counter at Rasoi Stories, with a frothy top and a warm amber color, presented in an elegant stemmed glass, with a softly blurred background of a bar setting.

The Food

Rasoi Stories serves authentic Indian cuisine with dishes originating from all over India.

Popular dishes on the menu include the garlic king prawns and chicken tikka masala. There is also a range of vegetarian options available such as the palak paneer and malai kofta. The restaurant offers a value for money curry club before peak hours on a day.

Additionally, Rasoi Stories accommodates various dietary requirements including gluten-free and vegan options.

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The Drink

Rasoi Stories has an extensive drink menu featuring a variety of beers, wines, cocktails, and non-alcoholic drinks.

Popular drinks include Indian beers like Kingfisher as well as cocktails with an Indian twist, such as the Mumbai Mule which is made with vodka, spiced ginger syrup, lime, mint and ginger ale.

The restaurant serves several wines by the glass or bottle, with a focus on affordable but high-quality varieties. There is also a special section of the drink menu dedicated to whisky and rum.

Non-alcoholic choices range from lassis to coffee and tea.

The Place

Rasoi Stories is set within a former police station, retaining original features including the coat of arms affixed to the sandstone frontage. The intimate yet spacious restaurant features relaxed dining areas, complemented by a cocktail lounge.

Inside, the restaurant encompasses banqueted cells and a soundproof private dining area, decorated with twinkling lights and bold pops of colour.

You can book space out for a private event.

The Location

Rasoi Stories is located on Harrogate Road in the heart of Chapel Allerton. The restaurant is set within a distinctive sandstone building which formerly housed the local police station.

Chapel Allerton is a bustling area of North Leeds located approximately 3-miles from Leeds city centre.

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Rasoi Stories is a single step entry and is potentially unsuitable for a wheelchair user.

Delivery Options

Collection and delivery are available.

Note from Discover Leeds: Where possible we suggest contacting directly and/or collecting as third party delivery companies take a large cut.

What To Do Next

After enjoying a meal at Rasoi Stories, guests can take a stroll down Harrogate Road to browse the shops and boutiques of Chapel Allerton.

For live music lovers, Seven Arts is situated just across the road. And it’s a nice place for another drink.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can you eat in at Rasoi Stories?

Yes you can eat in/dine in at Rasoi Stories.

Does Rasoi Stories have an outside seating area?

No unfortunately Rasoi Stories does not have an outside seating area.

Does Rasoi Stories offer takeaway?

Yes Rasoi Stories does offer takeaway for delivery. They also accept collections. Why not pop in and grab it yourself?

How do I order Rasoi Stories delivery online in Leeds?

There are a number of ways to order delivery online from Rasoi Stories. Take a look at their delivery options to see what works best for you.

Can I order Rasoi Stories delivery in Leeds with Deliveroo?

Yes, delivery is available for Rasoi Stories on the Deliveroo app. You can find what they offer on the Rasoi Stories Deliveroo page.

Can I order Rasoi Stories delivery in Leeds with Just Eat?

No, unfortunately delivery is not available for Rasoi Stories through Just Eat in Leeds.

Can I order Rasoi Stories delivery in Leeds with Uber Eats?

No, unfortunately delivery is not available for Rasoi Stories through Uber Eats in Leeds.

Is Rasoi Stories delivery available near me?

Delivery might not be available completely across Leeds. We would recommend checking their website, or with the particular service that you would be ordering from.


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