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Far Pavilion

138 Bolton Road, Atherton M46 9LF, England
+44 1942 875077
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (19 reviews)
“lamb” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
138 Bolton Road, Atherton M46 9LF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely warm welcome and seated on time. Deco inside and out is much improved very modern with a nice feel about it. Drinks order taken time to browse the menus. A varied menu with plenty of choice popadoms and onion/chutney tray to start with mains...More

Thank caztod16
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered a takeaway for 4 people and went to collect it. Other takeaway food was on the counter going cold, so first impression - not impressed. Mine was brought to me in a bag and the lady said 'everything is in there for you'. I...More

Thank LMDD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Far Pavilion many times and was never disappointed, however Rama Spice is not a patch on it. Ordered a takeaway, was given incomplete order that was rectified before we left however, once home food was cold, the chicken tikka dishes showed no sign of...More

Thank Anne G
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Food cold, curry bland. Ordered a chicken tikka Rogan josh and had better curry from Asda. Pilau rice with onions. Won't be ordering again from Rama Spice.

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The new owners are trying but seem to be out of their depth. Not friendly smiling staff, wait for too long, food is as should be but could be better, no eye contact, manager not sure what is happening...! Not child friendly... need to do...More

Thank MDbolton
Reviewed 1 August 2017

My husband and I had been a regular visitor of the Far Pavilion which we both loved however now it is Rama Spice and we visited for a birthday treat for me however even though we booked, we waited half an hour to be seated....More

1  Thank Catherine P
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Formerly The Far Pavillion and now under new management. Been refurbished and is very nice but the food is disappointing and not a patch on the Pav 's food. So sorry to see the old guys have all gone. It has definitely lost something ....More

Thank janbee230
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Not a patch on the old Pavilion. I booked a table for 7 people, in spite of being told there was no need to book. Got there 10 minutes before the booked time and then had to wait 40 minutes for a table. I had...More

Thank Buttymandave
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Been eating here for 21+ years, can't believe the business has been sold on and is soon to open as Rama Spice, had some great meals & great times at this restaurant with family & friends. Hopefully the new restaurant will have the same ambiance...More

Thank LuvFlorida3364
Reviewed 24 May 2017

After 30 years of visiting the Far Pavilion, we had our last ever meal on Wednesday as it has now closed down and re-opening under new management as Rama Spices. Our meal was cooked and served by the new staff and the food was excellent....More

2  Thank kevinw136
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17 May 2017|
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Response from Kal C | Reviewed this property |
Not that I recall on this day. I do know the name was changing as well .
3 July 2015|
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Response from Jnknpt | Reviewed this property |
Why would there be Portuguese at an indian restaurant? Anyway, there's a separate menu for kids - it's entirely optional and put there (common in most places) to provide for children who would rather have chips etc... More
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Bolton Road, Atherton M46 9LF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Atherton
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 875077
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