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The Akash

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76 Topping Street, Blackpool FY1 3AD, England
+44 1253 626677
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18:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 18:00 - 00:00
Fri 18:00 - 01:00
Sat 18:00 - 01:30
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Blackpool
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Brilliant telephone manner whilst ordering. quick delivery, amazing 100% great food it was spot on great quality and quantaty. delivery driver dressed in a waistcoat, shirt and tie ect very prefestional and polite. we will defernatly recomend this place and eat from here again. cant wait to visit the resturant. thankyou

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Thank Craig N
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Meal and friendliness of service can't fault, very busy on a Fri night with event at winter gardens being close by..all written by other customers is fact,rowdy and bad language yes did witness myself but no more rowdy than most establishments on a Fri night (world we live in unfortunately) .meal was very good menu a little dated but it... More 

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Thank davidhillmot
Blackpool, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my friends went on an extremely busy Friday night but we still got greeted with a smile which is important for me. The food came quite quick considering how busy it was. I ordered a lamb naga which was very tasty and the lamb was very tender. We stayed for 2 hours all left feeling happy.

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Thank syedanazmaakther1
Burnley, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was recommended by our hotel,and I read the good reviews on trip advisor,only a small restaurant upstairs and the restaurant itself is nothing special alittle tatty but the food was very good,the lamb tikka (I had this amongst other items on the sizzling plate)was a little tough but apart from that the food was very good hot and tasty,reasonable... More 

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Thank jewles65
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this place on a long weekend trip to Blackpool with my wife. What a mistake! It was a Friday night as so busy but we were greeted by rude staff. I wish we had left at that point. It took 5 minutes to get a table ready which was okay for a busy night when we hadn't booked. But... More 

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1 Thank Richard O
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are a massive fan of indian food! So whilst visiting Blackpool we decided to have an indian meal! The akash was voted one of the best indians in blackpool so we decided to give it a try! First impressions arent good, very run down, tired and dated decor. In need of a refurb. Got service straight away and they... More 

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1 Thank Charliexoxoxox
Carlisle, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best Indian restaurant in Blackpool food is to die for and very reasonably priced Will definitely be back thanks again akash for a great meal. The Carlisle couple.

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Corby, United Kingdom
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A friend recommended this restaurant to me ages ago and seeing as I was stopping in Warrington we thought we would drive to Blackpool and give it a try. The staff were very welcoming and polite, we were allowed our choice of table and were given ample time to choose and order, without any rush or hurry. The beer was... More 

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Sheffield
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

As vegetarians we know that we can usually rely on a curry. The Akash had loads of dishes to choose from, we had the bhajis and veg pakoras to start with and saag paneer and tarka dhall as main. They were all amazingly tasty and fresh.Also the staff were very friendly and the prices were good too.

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Thank sheffielddi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Just back for Xmas and new year holidays and had to come with my family to the best curry house in the UK what can I say the staff very helpful and friendly we had a few nice starter's were mixed starter s and lamb chops tandoori prawns and a few mains please try bhuna and nice lamb sagg and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$24
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 00:00
Monday
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
18:00 - 01:00
Saturday
18:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Topping Street, Blackpool FY1 3AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 626677

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