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The Don

9-11 Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City AL7 3PP, England
+44 1707 808202
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (29 reviews)
“chicken” (19 reviews)
“poppadoms” (10 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9-11 Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City AL7 3PP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A very spacious restaurant that is very tastefully furnished with excellent Indian food and service. This is likely the best eat-in Indian in Welwyn Garden City. The only downside is the persistent upselling of drinks. Despite ordering 5+ curry mains shared between us, each one...More

Thank aleexxie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Don fitted us in with a last-minute booking for a Silver Wedding Anniversary celebration when another restaurant had decided to close for the day - despite having taken our booking. The menu was extensive and the food exceptionally good (and great value). The staff...More

Thank Relax185042
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

phoned for a takeaway they said 20 minutes, I said dont worry I'll be 1/2 an hour. I arried 30 minutes later to be told that it was almost ready just waiting on the mussels. 25 minutes later I get the curry, seriously what is...More

Thank traveller10101101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was here last year and had a great dinner on my own. Today I came back with some colleagues and food was delicious as I remembered. Good choice again.

Thank Monica V
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

A fantastic meal, great food, great service, friendly, helpful staff and great value for money. Can’t recomend highly enough

Thank Jill G
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Been to this restaurant a few times now, the staff are always welcoming, the food is very very good, service fantastic. Lovely place to go. Best to ring and booked to save disappointment.

Thank Janet W
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

I can’t fault the don! The staff are attentive but not intrusive, their service is fantastic. The food is fresh and cooked beautifully, with dietary requirements and preferences catered for. The restaurant is clean and has a lovely atmosphere, even on a weekday.

Thank chloegh
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Visited with my wife, daughter, brother-in-law and partner. Their first time whilst up visiting us for the day. Absolute quality and exceptional service as always. Will be back soon (after the baby comes!)

Thank DannyAndKristina_23
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We have enjoyed many fantastic evenings here, with friends, family, work colleagues and as a couple. We are always greeted with such a warm welcome, staff always do their very best to cater for all needs. The food is to die for! My meals have...More

Thank Kirsty C
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This is the best my husband and I have been to it is clean the food is fresh the staff are welcoming the best atmosphere when eating out this is excellent we can not fault it 👍👍👍👍👍👍

Thank rwbw7364
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Laura H
5 December 2015|
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Response from Rasel K | Property representative |
Unfortunately, it is. However, we do make occasional exceptions if it is a large order. Please ring 01707 808 202 to enquire. Thank You.
Julie G
16 April 2015|
Response from Rasel K | Property representative |
Yes, we do. They come in £10, £20 and £50 denominations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-11 Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City AL7 3PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Welwyn Garden City
  • Phone Number: +44 1707 808202
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