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Rajpoot Restaurant

43 High West Street, Dorchester DT1, England
+44 1305 257492
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (56 reviews)
“rogan josh” (5 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
43 High West Street, Dorchester DT1, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate here as a party of 5 on a quiet Tuesday evening. The service was efficient and friendly. The poppadums and chutneys were good. I ordered the king prawn starter which was nicely presented and tasty. For my main I had Delhi style chicken...More

Thank BusinessguestDorset
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this restaurant on Saturday night with a large group of hungry friends. We booked a table for 18 for 8.30pm and when we arrived, we were told our table wasn't ready. We were sent to wait in the sauna...a very hot takeaway area...More

Thank N0ddy999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meal and service were very good, but we had booked for 8pm and were kept waiting until 8.45 for our table, without being offered a drink or a menu to look at. They seemed really busy. The menu is not traditional Indian like many...More

Thank jnewton007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food and great service, more than we could eat, they even packaged it up so we could take it home. Very tasty.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned home after a superb meal in the Rajpoot. Excellent service, good menu, lovely meal and all done with friendly efficiency. Just have to mention the toilets - I have never seen any so clean and well kept! This is a good place and...More

1  Thank Ian G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We live about 40 miles from this restaurant, but good Indian restaurants are getting harder to find. The one we used to visit in Yeovil changed hands and the quality went out of the door with the previous owners. We keep trying other restaurants and...More

1  Thank Ditchgould
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Oh dear. What a shame. 2 further visits since my last rapturous review and my opinion has changed - or rather the standards of this restaurant have fallen. My chickpea and aubergine curry was tasteless. My wife's chicken curry only tasted of honey. The waiters...More

1  Thank OlderGuy1956
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Service , food & cooks was all fantastic , would really recommend going , it's worth the money & I think best Indian restraint / take away in Dorchester , Dorset uk .

1  Thank Serena H
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We decided to have a dinner at the Rajpoot before a visit to the local nearby cinema. On arrival we were given a lovely table by the window and were attentively served by the staff to order our drinks, shortly followed by our meal choices....More

1  Thank David H
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Raj poot is decisively average. We found the service very poor, with it taking 20minutes for us to get our bill on a weekday (not busy) night, even after asking more than once for it. In addition, Waiters did not give the impression they wanted...More

2  Thank Max H
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1 May 2017|
Response from DutchDiverFrank | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant and ask.
John B
10 October 2016|
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Response from TopCat57 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but don't think buffet is their style.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 High West Street, Dorchester DT1, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Dorchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 257492
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