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17 St. Nicholas Street, Ipswich IP1 1TW, England
+44 1473 210110
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (50 reviews)
“poppadoms” (29 reviews)
“rice” (13 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 23:30All hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
17 St. Nicholas Street, Ipswich IP1 1TW, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While on business with colleagues we visited the Zaika quite late in the evening. They were happy to accommodate us upstairs. Starters and mains were top class, we all enjoyed, be aware the portion's are big, we could have shared rice and naan. The staff...More

Thank stevelew1s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am not a lover of Indian cuisine and was a bit concerned when this venue was chosen for our ladies night out but what a pleasant surprise I had! We were warmly welcomed and shown to our table and despite being very busy the...More

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Literally amazing Indian food, I've been twice this month already! Staff were lovely, helpful and kind. Would highly recommend, would say it's the best Indian in the area.

Thank Zoe G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Zaika with friends tonight. Food was amazing not oily and as to our taste, along with the service being very good. Can't fault the restaurant, staff very friendly. Will definitely be going back again.x

Thank Rupal160
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I visited this Indian Restaurant some months back and what a memorable night we all enjoyed. Starters were so large, my friends couldn't manage their main courses! As for me I enjoyed a mild dish, my main course and rice were cooked...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had been to Zaika yesterday to celebrate my mum's bday, the food was great and our table was decorated with birthday balloons and thanks to the owner for singing happy birthday and giving us a free cake...Thanks a lot for taking the extra effort and...More

Thank IndianIpswichGirl
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Brilliant meal, so many flavours, compliments to the chefs. The owner explained dishes and as inexperienced Indian diners got us to try other dishes out of our comfort zone. Im so glad she did as it was amazing. She was so lovely and the meal...More

Thank Teresa Y
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Was filming in Ipswich for 6 weeks recently and came across the folks at Zaika. Was really looked after by the friendly staff and became a fan of the food. Try the Shahi Biryani for sure. Would pop in again if ever I'm in the...More

Thank Shabzio
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Having recently moved to Ipswich we have been searching for a good Indian restaurant, and, after our first visit this evening, it seems that we have found it! My husband and I enjoyed our meal very much indeed. He had his usual king prawn bhuna...More

Thank Scatty_Patty2014
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

From arrival, service and quality of the food, this place is fantastic, very authentic. I visited with my brother and his wife, who live in the Channel Islands. He said it was one of the best Indian meals he has had. Food very plentiful and...More

Thank Keith H
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27 December 2016|
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Response from simon R | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry, Yes the restaurant is able to adapt for wheelchair users, there is a tiny step to the front followed by a ramp, We also have a disabled toilet on our ground floor, at the present time We do have a... More
Mark w
4 September 2016|
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Response from Nigel S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure - sorry for delay in replying. Quite new to this!
Ashley E
6 February 2016|
Response from LauraFinch1980 |
yes they have a nice selection of beers bottle and draught. cobra and kingfisher is available on draught.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 St. Nicholas Street, Ipswich IP1 1TW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 210110
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