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Akbar Dynasty

) #15 of 228 Restaurants in Darlington $$ - $$$ Indian, , Asian
Stockton Road | Sadberge, Darlington DL2 1SZ, England
+44 1325 337337
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (41 reviews)
“curry” (27 reviews)
“rice” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Balti, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
Stockton Road | Sadberge, Darlington DL2 1SZ, England
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1 - 10 of 369 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had my birthday meal here tonight. It was lovely. We had poppadoms and tray, starters and mains with sides. The flavours were awsome. So fresh. Realy delicious. My husband had mentioned it was my birthday and at the end of the meal they fetched me...More

Thank DurhamLily
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our favourite place to go for local Indian food. The staff are always lovely, and food is always amazing. We always book no matter what the day or time as it always gets busy. I do wish they could expand the car park...More

2  Thank RossCummings
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was once very good and clean. I value my health and if most people knew the truth about the rating a lot of people would stop going? Don't take my word for it just check out the local health and hygiene ratings on...More

6  Thank andrewblack888
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Same partnership that used to run the Garden of India on Bondgate...now Ahktar the Great I think....food always excellent and prices ok

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I thought we would try Akbars for my 70th birthday. Indian food is excellent, no complaints at all the best anywhere.Sadly my wife does not like Indian food so she ordered the steak- big mistake, it was wafer thin and tasteless. She...More

1  Thank Whiteknight666
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found this place on trip advisor and was very pleasantly surprised. The service was very genuine,friendly and attentive. The restaurant was busy even though it was half past 7 on a Wednesday night. We hadn't booked but we only waited 5 months to be...More

Thank Ben W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been a regular here for over 14 years and it never fails to disappoint. Staff are amazing and very friendly. Me and my partner have tried the best rated Indian restaurants on brick lane in London, Liverpool and any other areas we visit and this...More

Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've drove past this restaurant loads over the years and I've always wanted to try it out, we booked a couple of nights in advance as I've heard its always busy, on a busy Saturday night we were swiftly moved to our table by a...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Could not fault the food or service but not happy about the fact that the restaurant received a 2 out of 5 rating for hygiene (poor) early in 2017 but are displaying a rating of 5 in the restaurant from 2014! Almost sure that this...More

2  Thank Ellis H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for a meal with friends for a leaving do, 99% of us had never been before. It opens at 6pm but the chefs and waiting staff did not arrive until well after opening time, as apparently they come up from Bradford every night !...More

Thank Wolliedog
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Questions & Answers
19 July 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from lisalou78 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just seen your question. Not sure if they deliver but they definitely do takeaway for collection
Judith M
24 April 2015|
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Response from jwebb129 | Reviewed this property |
from 6pm onwards..Fri and Sat bookings only and recommend you book anyway as can get busy in week also
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stockton Road | Sadberge, Darlington DL2 1SZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 337337
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