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The Riz

$$ - $$$Indian, Asian,
49 Northdown Road | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 2RN, England
+44 1843 293698
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“riz” (90 reviews)
“paratha” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
49 Northdown Road | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 2RN, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My partner and I come here regularly as we absolutely love the food. Paul the owner is always attentive and friendly. I think I have tried almost all the food on the menu but my favourite is the Masala Dosa and chicken 65. Never fails...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the food from this place, it's so good. Really exceeds normal levels for a takeaway. Always quick delivery too.

Thank andrewZ7305QL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great establishment for truly authentic Indian and Sri Lankan food. We have been a number of times and the dishes never fail to disappoint. It does tend to be on the slightly hotter side when it comes to spices, but the flavours...More

Thank MrsMargate
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Read many excellent reviews before deciding to go here. Struggled to find parking - ended up parking at Aldi and walking to the restaurant. Neat and tidy inside, with the ambience of a funeral home, the interior is a bit depressing. The manager, though, is...More

Thank Eire108
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The Riz is amazing, the food is of such high quality and the service is great, it's nice to see the owner making an effort with everyone who walks through the door I have visited the Riz on quite a few occasions but always look...More

1  Thank James R
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The Riz is rarely full of customers but this does not mean it is low on standards. The fact is that the food is always exceptionally good with a a vast array of flavours. The paratha bread is outstanding and so is the rice. The...More

Thank Claritoneve
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The Riz is up and running again after being out of action for the past 3 weeks. We didn't think the food could get any better but after visiting yesterday it's really stepped up another notch and with new chefs in the refurbished kitchen Paul...More

Thank Shepherdswell D
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Nice menu, nice food - we wanted to try it as it is a local restaurant. The staff did not seem too happy, but overall it was a nice evening.

Thank sam r
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Usually I have to go all the way to London for a good dosa and South Indian styler food but the Riz is beautiful and better. The food is fresh the tastes are amazing in every dish and the staff are very pleasant.

Thank ViccaDoughnut
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed my visit to the Riz. The owner was helpful explaining what some of the dishes were. Everything was really tasty and there is clearly a very talented chef here.

Thank Meg633a
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Elsie W
3 March 2017|
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Response from Elsie W |
We went today - called first, 12 - 2.30 for sunday lunch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Northdown Road | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 2RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Margate
  • Phone Number: +44 1843 293698
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