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Rivaj Restaurant

278 Mossy Lea Road, WRIGHTINGTON, Wigan WN6 9RN, England
+44 1257 426648
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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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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Reviewed 3 days ago

Private dining at the Rivaj Gold Room does not get any better. You have the opportunity to relax with cocktails pre-dining and then sit back and enjoy a total Indian hospitality package. I have been visiting Rivaj probably somewhere around once a month over the...More

Thank OnBoard321
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great meal , great ambience, great staff , Couldn’t ask for more ,so friendly , attentive . The whole package.!More

Thank Elizabeth K
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Elizabeth K, Thank you so much for taking your precious time for this fantastic review and a matching rating too! We are so happy that you have enjoyed your visit & service with us. We strive to provide the best in South Indian Cuisine...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great experience in the Gold room service was excellent meal was fantastic and the staff are very friendly. Would highly recommend the Rivaj Paul & Bev BIllingtonMore

Thank Paul B
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Paul & Bev Billington, Thank you so much for your fantastic review and a matching rating too! We are so happy that you have enjoyed your Gold visit & service with us. We strive to provide the best in South Indian Cuisine and treat...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I recently visited for the VIP Experience having been regular visitors for take-aways. Superb service and food & drink excellent. Will go again and now considering to return for the New Year Night Out.More

Thank weeduck18
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear weeduck18, Thank you so much for your amazing review and rating.! We are so happy that you have enjoyed your VIP visit & service with us. We strive to provide the best in South Indian Cuisine and treat all our guests as family members...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to try Rivaj Takeaway service following several recommendations about this place. We had a Chicken Balti, a Chicken Tikka Massala and a Chicken Bhuna. All were completely devoid of any spice or heat whatsoever, Bhuna granted is very mild but a Balti should be...More

Thank Keith M
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Keith M, Thank you so much for your honest review. We are so disappointed that on this occasion you didn't enjoy your takeaway meals. We are a family run business and we strive to stay true to our recipes and make improvements where possible....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Greeted by lovely, friendly staff as ever. This restaurant always looks clean and smart and the new gold room looks fabulous. It would be perfect for a private function. The food was amazing but we knew it would be because we eat there a lot,...More

Thank pixiecat699
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for giving us the opportunity to be amazed :) We are delighted that our Gold Room took your liking, and like always its a pleasure to serve you the best of Indian food, thanks again for your review and see you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Any meal isn't just about the food - the ambiance and decor play a huge part too, and here Rivaj excels!. First the food - we have eaten here and used their takeaway service since they opened and throughout that time they have maintained their...More

Thank MrRusty
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr Rusty, We are really glad that we have succeeded to meet your expectations. We will certainly take your comments for further encouragement amongst the team. However, we are looking forward to your next visit. Thanks again :) Warm regards!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff are always friendly. Lovely decor and great for occasions. Have been many times and will return. Not my favourite indian around but good and will go again.More

Thank Angela D
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Angela, Thank you so much for your positive review here on Tripadvisor. We are happy to learn that you have enjoyed your time with us. It will certainly encourage us to further enhance our effort to provide a memorable experience to our guests. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this with the outlaws wanting the Sunday buffet but thats only done once a month now. We went with the 12 course banquet wasn't expecting each course to be very much with 12 of them and only 14.95 for the meal but we gave...More

Thank CHRIS T
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Chris, I appreciate your positive feedback about our restaurant. We do take pride in catering to our guests needs the best way we can. I’m happy that you enjoyed and we are all looking forward to having you back again. Warm regards!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are regulars at Rivaj of India and love visiting. We can not recommend this restaurant highly enough. Each dish is brilliant and my other half has a different one each time we come. She’s a vegetarian but is always catered for with whatever she...More

Thank David H
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear David, I would like to thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we at Rivaj Restaurant encourage all customers to leave a review be it positive or negative, we believe that there is nothing more important than keeping our customers happy....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
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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