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Akbar Dynasty

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Balti, Asian, Halal
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Stockton Road | Sadberge, Darlington DL2 1SZ, England
+44 1325 337337
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have become regular visitors to Akbar Dynasty and have become accustomed to high levels of service and food, its best to book, but as we've found recently, they will try to accommodate if you haven't. This is by far the best in the area.

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Thank Michael M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here last night and it was amazing!! Very nicely decorated and the toilets very clean. I would recommend booking a table as very busy and they don't take walk ins on a weekend also have a takeaway service. The chilli chicken paneer was out of this world and the lamb buna was very tasty with loads of meat... More 

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Thank Gem E
Durham, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visit Akbars most weeks and find the food excellent. Over the last few years we have never had a poor meal either sit in or take away. Consistently good food and service. Jaipuri chicken is great, hubby normally has a very hot Katmandu which he thoroughly enjoys. Well done to all at Akbars for maintaining the quality. Many thanks

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Thank cathrich2015
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For anyone wanting a review there really is no need. All you need to know is Akbar Dynasty is almost in the middle of nowhere (isolated on the A66) and is always packed full on a weekend. Basically, you know it's going to be good.

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Thank Steven S
North East of England
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent,excellent,excellent, the food was gorgeous and the service we received was 100 %. So friendly and welcoming, as we were leaving the waiter came over with a bottle of cider and wished our daughter a happy birthday, would definitely recommend this restaurant. We will be back 😊

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Thank CheekyLady10
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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213 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly welcome and promptly seated but asked to share menus as they didn't have enough, about 5 minutes later, presumably when others had finished reading them more menus arrived. Having tried the majority of Indians in Teesside and nearby this place is up there with the best, coming only 2nd to Vadah in my opinion. The food was some of... More 

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Thank samshols
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lovely meal service and food where spot on very clean place would definitely go again and staff very helpful

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Thank craig2710
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Totally love this place , eat here often because we think it can't be beaten , I've never had a bad experience staff always friendly and attentive and the food is fantastic , we really cannot recommend highly enough

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Thank Sazzyjj
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic meal brilliant and friendly staff. Well worth a visit when visting friends and family Will definitely come again

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Thank lisatomo123
Darlington, Australia
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent meal, attentive service. Recommend Akbar Dynasty as an excellent place for a meal. We have been on many occasions and it has consistently been a good place to eat.

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Balti, Asian, Halal
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stockton Road | Sadberge, Darlington DL2 1SZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 337337

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
over a year ago
co durham
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?