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$$ - $$$Indian, ,
35 King Street, Bristol BS1 4DZ, England
+44 117 929 1132
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (275 reviews)
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“dhansak” (20 reviews)
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Indian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 King Street, Bristol BS1 4DZ, England
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1 - 10 of 1,783 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came here based on reviews and it did not disappoint. The curries tasted great, not as fake/artificial as many Indian restaurants and takeaways. Service was fairly quick with nice waiters. Nice atmosphere in the restaurant with mood lighting and candles. Only negative was that...More

Thank roseeb93
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went here for early evening eats with work colleagues. Had a nice starter of popadums and pickles which was great followed by a very tasty Lamb curry...good value and great service

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Given the glowing reviews for this restaurant it seems a shame to say our meal was fairly disappointing. Perhaps there has been a change in chef.Had the early bird menu, good value. But sadly the food was not great. I had a chicken Chatt that...More

Thank bunol
Reviewed 5 days ago

An early evening in July 2018 me and my wife got a good and spicy meal at this popular restaurant located in central Bristol. The staff did there job but in the same time not very interested in us. We got our food and one...More

Thank Bo J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited last week on a work night out and really enjoyed ourselves. The food was excellent and very friendly service. Perfect location for more drinks after your meal. Would definitely recommend.

1  Thank Joni G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to dine out and in a nice location. Very clean inside and friendly staff. Lots of attention to detail and the decore is minimal it compliments the restaurant. Had a lamb tikka very tender and tasty. My children ate very well and topped...More

1  Thank costa1709
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fairly standard centre of town indian restaurant, a couple of different dishes on the menu but nothing particularly inspiring or unique. Service was good considering the restaurant was full, food was well cooked. Only major gripe was that due to the temperatures, the restaurant being...More

Thank happyfeet041
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visited at the start of June, been 3 times since, excellent service, 10/10 food every time. Will be back again.

Thank sarahjade01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed with dinner. The food had absolutely no spices at all (and the waiter warned us that all the dishes they served are spicy) and it actually taste the same. I had to add the chutney to make it taste better, and that’s just...More

Thank juanh187
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is fabulous you wont be disappointed i got chicken tikka biryani loved it my bro got and prices are very good.

1  Thank PastyMac
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11 January 2018|
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Response from Ben M | Reviewed this property |
No I do not.
10 June 2017|
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Response from Hasan A | Property representative |
We are in the process of setting up with Deliveroo, so hopefully soon. Sorry we do not deliver ourselves, thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$38
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 King Street, Bristol BS1 4DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 929 1132
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A traditional Indian restaurant in the heart of Bristol. Established since 1981, The Raj has endeavored to serve the finest Indian cuisine, using the highest quality ingredients.
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