Coronavirus Update


We are now open for takeaway orders.

For takeaways please telephone and pre-order your takeaway, and we will make it ready for you.

New Opening Hours:
Sunday-Thursday 5:00 - 10:00pm
Friday-Saturday 5:00 - 10:00pm


Zara Indian Restaurant

Authentic Indian Cuisine

Once again Zara showcases its creativity with a unique fresh modern look, this time, charmingly restoring the well-known public house – the Royal Oak – situated between Danbury & Woodham Mortimer.

Zara Indian Cuisine (Danbury) offers a classy yet relaxed dining experience suited to those who are seeking modern traits with traditional assurances.

The stylish restaurant features clean minimalistic look with brightly-coloured contemporary art adorning the walls and a substantial bar with a well-researched list of wines meticulously matched to complement the range of Zara flavours.

Opening Hours

Please see top of page for Opening Hours during COVID-19 Pandemic


Mon - Thu:  5.00pm - 10.30pm
Fri - Sat:  5.00pm - 11.00pm
Sunday:  5.00pm - 10.00pm


Sunday:  12.00pm - 3.00pm
Mon - Sat:  Lunch closed

Sunday Buffet

12.00pm - 3.00pm
Buffet last serving at 3.00pm


To discuss any aspect of your party

Call 01245 222 159

(Online reservations must be made 24 hours in advance and will be confirmed to you.
If you do not hear from us within 48 hours, please contact us.)
Book your table online today for a Magical Zara Experience!

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Zara Food

Zara boasts a dedicated team of experts, producing high quality, exciting and delicious regional delicacies selected from the extensive range of sub-continental recipes cooked to order from a kitchen that is headed by a Creative Chef who is passionate about invention as well as tradition.


If you would prefer to enjoy our delicacies at the convenience of your home, then rest assured our food is lovingly prepared and carefully packaged in special hygienic catering containers in ample portions.

If you have any dietary restrictions, e.g. nuts, dairy products, etc. or have any specific questions or requests please call us.

Grand Sunday Buffet

Every Sunday 12pm – 3.00pm

Enjoy an extensive mixture of authentic Indian dishes that change every week to keep your choices and taste buds constantly flowing.

£10.95 per adult, £6.96 per child (under the age of 12)
Children under the age of 3 eat for free!


We are always happy to talk about your requirements whether be it for a night out or arranging a party, why not drop us a line using our contact form.

Zara Indian Cuisine (Danbury)

Royal Oak, Chelmsford Rd, Woodham
Mortimer, Maldon CM9 6TJ, UK

Tel: 01245 222159 / 01245 223186

Dress-code: Smart-casual
Dining Style: Casual Elegant

Opening Hours


Mon - Thu: 5.00pm - 10.30pm
Fri - Sat: 5.00pm - 11.00pm
Sunday: 5.00pm - 10.00pm


Sunday: 12.00pm - 3.00pm
Mon - Sat: Lunch closed

Sunday Buffet

12.00pm - 3.00pm
(Buffet last serving at 3.00pm)