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Raj Tandoori

$$ - $$$, Indian,
25-27 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UF, England
+44 191 232 1450
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (24 reviews)
“poppadom” (11 reviews)
“rice” (20 reviews)
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Bangladeshi, Indian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
25-27 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived about 7 on a Saturday night hoping to catch the special menu. We were greeted and shown to a table of our choice. The Saturday special menu was not available but we could order off another special menu. It started with pickles and...More

Thank trotskys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time to this particular restaurant. OMG the best chicken Madras I've ever had!! The moment we walked in we were met with a very warm welcome on a Friday evening. We were seated, I asked for a specific seat, a table in the corner...More

Thank Gareth D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been to Newcastle a number of times and have eaten at The Raj Tandoori each time. Always lots of people dining, food is cooked to perfection and the manager always comes and talks to you. Would recommend.

Thank BryoFrank
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

went here with friends and my girlfriend and for £10.95 had a starter main side rice and dessert I can say I have had more expensive drinks than that whole meal staff were really friendly forget some of the bad reviews they are probably tight...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 24 April 2018

There were 20 of us at the Raj a few weeks ago for a bit of a do. Suffice to say the service and food were as good as the past many years. It never lets you down. The staff are efficient and friendly and...More

1  Thank Lesdawsonprudhoe
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

A large group came for a work night out and were well looked after. Food was pretty nice and the waiters did a good job.

1  Thank harmless_idiot
Reviewed 27 March 2018

I frequently visit this restaurant both with friends and my husband. The happy hour menu is reasonable and tasty. The service is good. My only complaint is about when it comes to pay for the meal. On the last two occasions I have been with...More

Thank PenworthamPrincess
Reviewed 4 March 2018

A groups of 4 of us visited late on a Friday night for a meal before heading home. The restaurant was very quiet with only 2 or 3 other tables taken. We were given a table near the window and our drinks and popadom order...More

Thank Jollyroger560
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Been a few times now to the Raj and the service is always good. Fairly priced. Potions are a good size. Don't wait long for food to come and has always been lovely. The only bad comment I can think of is the staff float...More

Thank Leigh W
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Ate here with friends while on a trip to Newcastle. Arrived about 8pm and it was still busy. We were sat at a table which was next to roasting hot radiator ! Had to place jackets over this to stop us from burning our arms....More

Thank LORNA68
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27 February 2017|
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Response from sabisaac | Reviewed this property |
sorry i do not know that.
24 February 2017|
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Response from Jemma5555 | Reviewed this property |
We have been on a Saturday and ordered from the set menu. You can order from normal menu too. We tend to book for 8 so not sure if it is on till 9pm. ☺
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 33
Bangladeshi, Indian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25-27 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 232 1450
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Family run Indian Restaurant. Cooking traditional dishes. All our dishes are cooked using the finest hand selected ingredients.
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