FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What are the opening times and Christmas / NYE opening times?
Souk Medina: Monday - Saturday: 12pm - midnight / Sunday: 12pm - 11pm
Souk Bazaar: Monday - Saturday: 12pm - midnight / Sunday: 12pm - 11pm
Souk River Lounge: Monday - Saturday: 10am - midnight / Sunday: 10am - 11pm
Souk Medina and Souk Bazaar: will be closed on the 25th December
Souk River Lounge: Closed on the 25th, 26th, 1st January
New year’s Eve: Souk Medina/ Bazaar: Open till 2am Souk river Lounge: Open till 3am
Food is served at all 3 venues throughout the day
Is your food Halal?
Yes it’s 100% Halal HMC certified
Do you cater food suitable for allergies?
Yes we cater for most allergies please advice on booking
When is the Belly Dancer show?
Mostly on Thursday, Friday and Saturday around 8-8:30pm with option for a private show for £50 and this include 4 songs
What’s the difference between Medina and Bazaar?
Both restaurant serve same menu at the same prices
Medina is the larger venue with cocktail bar/restaurant and it offers indoor shisha
Bazaar is the smaller venue with a cosier atmospher offering indoor and outdoor shisha
There is 2 minute walk between Souk Bazaar and Souk Medina
Can I bring a Birthday cake?
Yes, you are welcome to bring a birthday cake, however there is a £10 charge applicable for serving cutlery and plates. The Set menu has Baklava as dessert and we offer candles with the birthday song free of charge
Do you do Shisha?
Yes we offer outdoor Shisha in Souk Bazaar and Souk River Lounge and there is an indoor shisha available: Baazaar £20.00, River Lounge from £25.00, e-shisha available in all venues for £20.00
What days can I use the Tastecard?
Tastecard can be used in Bazaar and Medina, including Friday and Saturday. See update information on Taste Card website
Is there a private room for large parties?
Yes, we have 12 private and semi-private rooms in our venues, however it’s advisable to book in advance to secure the room.
What is the nearest Tube station?
Souk Medina – Covent Garden Station (3mins)
Souk Bazaar - Leicester Square Station (3mins)
River Lounge - Vauxhall Station (3mins)
Where can I find the direction?
There is a map with direction on each branches page, click on the map for directions through Google
Can I bring my own drink?
Yes, however there is a £15 charge per bottle for corkage
Are you fully licensed?
Yes we are fully licensed
Is there a dress code?
Yes, the dress code is casual to smart
Do I need to book?
Yes, booking is advisable especially over the weekends and for larger groups. The average spend is around £25 per head including a 2 course meal with a glass of wine and £30 per head over the weekend. The minimum spend is £15 per head
Is there parking?
Yes. Souk Medina and Souk Bazaar there is a NCP parking, Shelton Street and near Holborn Station which is free after 6:30pm on single yellow line
Souk River Lounge - SJW Wharf, same building as the restaurants, and we give 50% discount to our customers.
Do you do delivery or outside catering?
Yes we do delivery and we can do outside catering for events of up to 500 guest. We are good at it and high profile references can be provided on request.