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Rivaj Restaurant

278 Mossy Lea Road, WRIGHTINGTON, Wigan WN6 9RN, England
+44 1257 426648
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (27 reviews)
“rice” (22 reviews)
“poppadoms” (25 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
278 Mossy Lea Road, WRIGHTINGTON, Wigan WN6 9RN, England
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1 - 10 of 385 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to this restaurant following reviews I'd read on TripAdvisor however it proved to be a far cry from what I expected. Service was very poor - courses were brought out while we were still eating the last course, incorrect starter order was brought...More

Thank ForeverTravelling89
Ahad S, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear guest Thank you so much for your review and rating, your feedback is much appreciated. We want to sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused and that our food and service was unsatisfactory during your visit, this is not the norm. We have taken note...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a trip to Wigan we picked the closest Indian restaurant to our hotel for ease and what an excellent choice by my husband. First impression was that the car park was busy so it must be alright. To our delight we found it was...More

Thank JWAE
Ahad S, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you so much for the excellent review and rating, we are so glad to hear that the entire family had a wonderful time. We are so happy you choose to dine with us and hope you had a great trip to Wigan....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a very good atmosphere about it. The decor is very plush and fairly modern. It was nice and busy with plenty of attentive staff. The food was excellent and my only small fault would be the service was a little slow. But...More

Thank Aaron S
Ahad S, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Aaron Thanks for taking the time to write your review and choosing to dine at Rivaj. We are so pleased we were able to meet your expectations. We aim to provide great quality food just how our guests would expect in a comfortable setting,...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Family gathering to celebrate hubbys birthday. First visit here and food was nice, staff were super, friendly and helpful, unfortunately the only thing that spoilt it was the booth we sat in which was just outside the kitchen and had no atmosphere at all. Maybe...More

Thank Kathryn G
Ahad S, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are so pleased to hear that you have enjoyed your food experience and birthday celbrations with Rivaj. We strive to provide the best quality food and service for all our customers. Please do...More

Reviewed 2 May 2018

Once again we enjoyed the finest of Indian cuisine which is a real cut above most Indian restaurants in the area. The early bird set menu is wonderful ,great value for money and matched with the highest level of service (thank you Pallab for looking...More

Thank Nigel H
Ahad S, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nigel Thank you so much for your fantastic review and a matching rating too! We are so glad that we managed to meet your expectations and you have enjoyed your visit & service with us. We strive to provide the best in South Indian...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Another nice visit to this authentic Indian restaurant. The food is perfectly cooked and can be changed to your liking if wanted! The waiters are so friendly and provide perfect service in nice surroundings. The £9.99 Early Bird menu is excellent value for money and...More

Thank OldBear
Ahad S, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear OldBear, Thank you so much for the excellent review, we appreciate the time taken to share your experience with us. We are so glad to know that we have provided food and service to your liking. We do hope that you have enjoyed our...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Came to the Rivaj on Wednesday for a birthday meal for my father in law. Great service, amazing food and atmosphere! Their chilli cheese naan is to die for! Thanks againMore

Thank Sade O
Ahad S, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear Sade, Thank you so much for the wonderful review and rating to match! We hope that we have delivered a memorable dining experience, especially on such a special occasion. We do hope that everyone has thoroughly enjoyed our dishes, as well as service. We...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

The food is always superb! Hot, freshly cooked, tasty and delicious. The staff are excellent - extremely pleasant and polite, nothing is too much trouble for them, in fact they go out of their way to help. We love it here!

Thank JGandIG
Ahad S, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear JGandIG, Thank you for the great review and rating. We aim to deliver excellence through our food and service, and we do hope that you have thoroughly enjoyed your visit with us. Our team is looking forward to seeing you again, thank you.

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Great service, friendly staff, quite unique yet delicious curry well presented. Layout every spacious would go again

Thank waigers
Ahad S, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear waigers, Thank you for the wonderful review and rating to match! We are so glad to hear from yet another satisfied customer. We can't wait to serve you once again, it would be our pleasure.

Reviewed 10 April 2018

My friends and I had a meal at Rivaj a few weeks ago and unfortunately the experience was not the best, so much so that my friend felt compelled to leave an honest review on here. After that, the manager very kindly invited us back...More

Thank Laura C
Ahad S, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear Laura, Thank you so much for the lovely review and rating, your time and feedback is highly important to us and is greatly appreciated. We are so glad that you decided to try us again and we do hope that your visit was worth...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 278 Mossy Lea Road, WRIGHTINGTON, Wigan WN6 9RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 426648
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