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Raval Indian Brasserie & Bar

Church Street | India House, Newcastle upon Tyne NE8 2AT, England
+44 191 477 1700
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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Bar, Seafood, Asian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Church Street | India House, Newcastle upon Tyne NE8 2AT, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a fantastic birthday party here last weekend, amazing food, attentive service, and great atmosphere. We ordered from the set menu – fantastic value. I would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Richard A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on Saturday for a family meal, having had enough of turkey at home and needing some spice. The lamb chops and king prawns were amazing. Fresh breads and a dhal that was the best we have ever had. Great time had by all of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank T208FXjohnl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived early and were welcomed by the manager . we had few drinks in the bar/ reception area whilst we waited for our table. The Service and food was exceptional, with knowledgable and friendly staff . I Had lobster and mango for stater ,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank normanhope482
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we arrived at Raval we were greeted with a very warm welcome from the Manager who showed us to our table. We had an appetiser of popadums and delicious Indian chutneys which were a lovely start to our evening meal. We both ordered king...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Maso00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love Indian food. Saw good trip rating so we went their. The food was good but def on a pricey side which I don’t mind given the quality. However, the biggest issue was the RUDE manager. This dark skinned Indian guy needs a lesson...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 215nidhiw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At 56 years of age I thought I'd experienced the best Indian but I was so wrong, the I took my wife to Raval. No contest, from the 1st minute when we were greeted until the last when the owner/manager brought us back in after...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank salmckenzie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best lamb chops you can imagine, to die for. Also very nice super king prawns and the mains where exceptional too. And to top it off a nice touch with the brandy. 11/10 definitely be back. Great service from the waitress and manager/owner too.

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Richi S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Raval for the first time last night prior to a night out at the Sage. The food was amazing, excellent quality and the best Prawns I have ever had! The service was also friendly and attentive, this restaurant deserves its No.1 position, if you...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank KayGre
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fifteen years service nice treat by my employer DPD.This restaurant a bit out of our normal price range but as we were not paying went anyway.The food was high quality and tasted fantastic.service was equally good with the manager visiting us at least 4 times...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank sheila m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this restaurant using the Trip Advisor app on my phone, it's just over the river from Newcastle. Great menu with a decent veggie choice. The food & service were both fab. Will definitely eat here again.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Jonny-Northerner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$64
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street | India House, Newcastle upon Tyne NE8 2AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 477 1700
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From Raval's chic and award-winning restaurant overlooking the spectacular Newcastle upon Tyne cityscape, our team of world class Indian chefs deliver the very best in contemporary Fine Dining Indian fusion food. Our tantalising cuisine, indisputable knowledge, charming staff, modern and inviting atmosphere and unrivalled location, next to the Hilton Hotel and the Sage music centre, ensure that our guests keep coming back for more. We have a team of world class chefs delivering the very best in contemporary Indian fusion food right here in Newcastle upon Tyne. Indian food served in the UK is often anglicized and high fat, high calorie and unauthentic, Raval Brasserie /Restaurant seeks to move away from this by serving cuisine with real Indian spices and flavour.
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