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35 King Street | BS1 4DZ, Bristol BS1 4DZ, England
+44 117 929 1132
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
35 King Street | BS1 4DZ, Bristol BS1 4DZ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Raj is an incredibly friendly welcoming Indian tucked away in an beautiful underground setting. We were under tight timescales and the staff were very understanding, getting our meal to us in no more than ten minutes. The food was sublime, full of flavour and...More

2  Thank Heather P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic curry, I'm an absolute sucker for their mixed pickle. I recommend their chicken jalfrezi. Big love, big raj.

2  Thank Alex D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went here on a Saturday night for a birthday dinner. We did not get a super hospital reception. We ordered Chicken Makhani but it was a bit too sweet and we missed the real Indian spices. We also ordered Palak Paneer this dish was pretty...More

Thank Tinos94
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very friendly service and lovely food. Good location and good choice of drinks . Fantastic menu with many choices of dishes .

2  Thank benjamin407
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Greeted by very friendly staff and seated straight away on our reserved table. Food came promptly and was excellent. Most authentic Indian restaurant nearby!

2  Thank ew4l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were really looked after and the food was excellent. The signature chilli chicken is highly recommended, as is the kulfti for dessert. Great setting on King Street and the staff really go the extra mile to ensure you are happy. We’ll definitely be going...More

2  Thank mattmakaveli
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was amazing, food was incredible, beers are fantastic. Everyone should enjoy this curry house. I would, as a curry lover, recommend this joint.

2  Thank harveyarm123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Come here after work today Really really busy and only two waiters But they couldn't have been more attentive and the food was amazing Really fresh and beautifully cooked Would highly recommend

2  Thank ruthnorman68
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited last week as part of our quarterly curry meal, and it says a lot that after many years and trying many other curry places in Bristol, this is always top of our list. I put it down to great food primarily, but also...More

2  Thank James W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good, friendly service and really enjoyed every part of the meal. Went as a family of four and even the teenagers really liked the food. I have lived in Bristol since 1993, and have been out in King Street many times, and can't believe I'd...More

2  Thank annesteel47
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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.
31 December 2016|
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Response from Hasan A | Property representative |
We only accept company cheques by prior arrangement.. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
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 | BS1 4DZ, 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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