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The Raj

) #59 of 833 Restaurants in Belfast $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
461 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EY, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9066 2168
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
461 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EY, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have grown up on Indian/Pakistani food, both desi and anglicised varieties. This was my first 'curry' in Belfast and I won't be going back here. I wish someone around the city would open up a proper Indian/Pakistani food place here then those masquerading as...More

Thank fussyyorkshireman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a beautiful meal in the Raj last night with the family will definitely be back, the host was a gentleman and couldn't do enough for you and the food was plentiful as well we all enjoyed it thank you

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I live in London but have family in Belfast and visit regularly. I can honestly say that this is the best Indian that I have been to in the UK and I always make a point of going when here. The food is exceptionally good,...More

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful experience at the Raj with my family tonight. The curry was amazing and the service was very accommodating. Will definitely be back !

Thank RT M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Often have got meals collected from here so know that The Raj is consistent with the quality of its food. On the 3rd of August we went out for a meal and apart from a few glances (we eat our Indian meals with nothing but...More

Thank judge d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food but we were waiting a long time between our starter and main course. We weren't alone as at least two other tables complained about being abandoned upon being seated without the offer of a drink or menu. This seemed to be due to...More

Thank scottlennox
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were mainly served by the manager, who appeared to be short-staffed, which meant a long delay with ordering (during which he abandoned us mid-flow(!) in order to seat other customers!), and again delays in receiving our food and then later the bill. Not what...More

Thank CelticGirl50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a Groupon for here. Popadums and three chutneys. Mixed starter for two. Two mains. Two rice, although I was allowed to swap one rice for a nan and was charged £1. Popadums and chutneys were good, although it was a little odd that...More

Thank K B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were excellent, the food was divine. Lovely atmosphere too. Would definitely dine here again.

Thank Naomi L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time at the Raj. I had the sharing platter for starters, which was a good sized portion and very tasty. My tandoori mix Main meal was delicious. Staff very friendly. Menu was large enough to offer a good choice no matter...More

Thank Joe B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 12 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 461 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 7EY, Northern Ireland (Formerly The Rajput)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9066 2168
Welcome to The Raj Indian Restaurant. Authentic Indian Food at affordable prices.Situated on the famous Lisburn road in Belfast City, we are easy to find and close to lots of great bars and boutiques.The East meets West feel to our restaurant means you get to enjoy our great authentic food in a modern and stylish setting.We pride ourselves: = We have a wide range of Gluten Free and Dairy Free options = Our dishes do not contain artificial colouring. = All ingredients are locally sourced where possible. = We support local business. = Many of our suppliers are Northern Irish companies.
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