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Taste of Raj

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Asian, Bangladeshi, Indian, Balti, Eastern European
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8 East Street, Rochford, Southend-on-Sea SS4 1DB, England
+44 1702 542916
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 23:30
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
Sat 12:00 - 14:00
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

I know what you're thinking, yeah yeah, Honestly, try it, Ask for Anan and Family, been in Rochford for 19 years, their dishes are consistant, the chicken is not this rubberized thing that has been marinading for 3 days in some bucket, this is succulent, juicy and freshly cooked. The Madras I warn you is on the fiery side, the... More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We have been going to the raj for a few years now and the quality of the food is above and beyond any other restaurant in the area, their vegetable dishes are second to none and there is no drop in the quality when you have a takeaway but you may have to wait quite a while on weekends as... More 

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Thank Danny D
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Every year a few friends visit this restaurant, after meeting up at the Beer Festival in Rockford. A very friendly amendable place. It was very late and most of the restaurants were closed, as it was 23:00. This place were preparing to close. They welcomed us and we were served, very good food. We were not rushed and they even... More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Superb food and service, every single time. Cosy and welcoming. Excellent takeaways. No need to go anywhere else for great Indian food.

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1 Thank Anna H
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I have been to so many restaurants and most of them can't make the curry like how I want them to. But this restaurant did it! The curry was spot and. Salivating as I am writing this!

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Thank Foiz C
Essex, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Taste of Raj is a great restaurant to visit. The food is lovely and the staff very welcoming and friendly - what more do you need!

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Thank kerryfeltham
Essex, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Violently sick ,stomach pain.all night..all bank holiday plans cancelled.a few hour after eating a takeaway. Be aware.

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Thank 54carol
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

On a weekend away and chose this restaurant based on review. The food was lovely and it was an enjoyable evening! I would recommend this restaurant to all travellers.

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Thank shuj01
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Very welcoming & nothing is to much trouble here.Food is always cooked to a very high standard & the menu offers a very wide range of Indian specials.I have tried all the other indian restaurants in Rochford but always go back for good quality & value.

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Thank wrx35
Rochford
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

I went here with my family, I have two young children and this was a fantastic place to take them. The staff spoke to my children and made sure they was safe when bringing out food. Service was on top and food was really fantastic. Over all I would recommend you to try this place as a restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Bangladeshi, Indian, Balti, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:30
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 East Street, Rochford, Southend-on-Sea SS4 1DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea  >  Rochford
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 542916

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?