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The Rajah Restaurant

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2 Post Office Avenue | Queensgate, Inverness IV1 1DN, Scotland
+44 1463 237190
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 15:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Dingwall, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Good welcome,very good atmosphere,very clean and fresh restaurant and the food was amazing one disappointed is the coffee,great night great food

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1 Thank Mike W
Brockville, Canada
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40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We loved our visit to Rajah. We were first introduced to Indian food in 1999 and have loved it ever since. The restaurant has a great atmosphere and the food is amazing. We started with pappadums and assorted toppings. The Onion Bhajis were the size of cricket balls! Three to four times the size of what we get back home.... More 

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1 Thank Melanie K
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

This was a first time visit to the Rajah. I couldn't be more impressed with the decor, atmosphere and fantastic professional service. The Balti Chicken Massallah was a brightly coloured dish with a smooth and outstanding flavour. The King prawns were tender and a delight to the tastebuds. All seasoned to perfection. However the high light to our meal was... More 

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1 Thank Namroncan
Atlanta, Georgia
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125 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

I am normally not a big fan of Indian food, but go with my wife who is truly a lover of both Indian and Thai cuisines. We both gave Rajah 5 stars all around for the excellence of the food and the service as well. If in Inverness you must try it!

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015

I went for a meal here with an old friend who lives locally and recommended this as one of the better Indian Restaurants in Inverness. Service was very prompt and we both order Lamb Jhalfrezi. The food was excellent, served with pilau rice and Keema Nan. I was surprised just how cheap the meal with drinks was less than £45... More 

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1 Thank Paul T
Inverness, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2015

Looking for a first class Indian meal in Inverness then look no further, believe me when I say that I have tried the competition and I just keep coming back to the Rajah again and again, the food is just superb with a friendly ambience.................

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1 Thank Gregor H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

Went in for lunch, as usual was not disappointed. A decent portion for a special too. Was seated straight away, the service was good without been obtrusive.

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1 Thank Finlay M
Zurich, Switzerland
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628 reviews
428 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

It's a basement restaurat where you get decent indian food. Don't know the balti kitchen so it was first, was nice but I can't make the difference to indian food. All in all was nice and service was friendly. Nothing remarkable but okay.

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1 Thank mrsorso
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

In short, me and my wife had dinner in this restaurant, the food was average but the service was just unprofessional and it left a bad taste. Through the whole time we felt that the workers wanted us finished and gone, they came a couple of times asking if they can take the plates even though the restaurant was empty... More 

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2 Thank Jad J
Inverness, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015

great service and great food,as usual in indian restaurants alcohol is over priced but the food more than made up for that

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Thank john m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Post Office Avenue | Queensgate, Inverness IV1 1DN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Inverness
  • Phone Number: +44 1463 237190

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?