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The Raj

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Fusion, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
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3 Springfield Garage Woodhouse Lane | Springfield, Wigan WN6 7LW, England
+44 1942 248617
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17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Went tonight (new years eve) as usual the meal and the service were excellent. Portions are a good size. Can recommend: mushrooms pakora, onion bhaji, aloo chop, karahi, sagoo

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Thank Karen W
Wigan
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

Once again what a fantastic meal for Christmas Day! We were a family of 9 and had a mix of the Traditional English Christmas Dinner and Indian Food. The food as always was delicious. The English Christmas Dinner was perfect, which 5 of us ate while the other 4 had Indian. We had the 5.30 slot and the service was... More 

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Thank Rickardshouse
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely meal here. Had the special duck curry it was truly delicious. We ordered a parotta which wasn't on the menu and the chef made it perfectly. Staff always friendly and there's a relaxed vibe to the place.

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Thank Katie0790
Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Ŵe love it here, especially the Sunday night special where it is a 2-course meal for £8.95, the place is beautifully decorated, the food yummy and staff looked sharp and attentive, but without feeling like you were constantly harassed (a tough balance to someone make) It could only be improved by a few small details, when we went there were... More 

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Thank RebelMoore
Wigan, United Kingdom
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330 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Visiting early on a Sunday evening, the restaurant was around half full, which is how I like it, and had a modern look inside. The lack of Bollywood music was an extra bonus. Sunday offers a fixed price 'banquet' of starter, main and accompaniment, with most of the menu being available other than king prawn dishes and tandoori mix starter.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Great food excellent service highly recommend. Staff really friendly make you feel at home .best Indian in wigan.

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Thank Joanne K
Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

This is our favourite Indian restaurant anywhere around the wigan area, the food is amazing and the service is excellent and all the staff are brilliant and friendly and can't do enough to help you . Watch out for their special events they have about once a month usually " pat Elvis " this singer is brilliant and gets the... More 

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Thank stuartkendrick123
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Great food ,heard all the reviews and talk about the place and it didn't let us down ,food good and authentic favours

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Thank Dave M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Our regular Indian restaurant and takeaway of choice... There are many closer and many cheaper but we always return as we've never had a bad meal. It's not just the great food, it's the service, the little things like they ALWAYS hold the door open for you as you leave. Excellent always... Thanks to you guys at the Raj if... More 

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Leigh Lancashire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We has a wonderful evening the staff remembered myself and my wife from a previous visit that was just the two of us this time there was 5 in total. The food is excellent full of flavour not just something that burns you mouth it good food and your not rushed it a pleasant atmosphere the service it very good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 15
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Fusion, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Springfield Garage Woodhouse Lane | Springfield, Wigan WN6 7LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 248617
Description
Newly Extended 100 Seater, Multi Award Winning family run business. Est 2002 Top 5 listed restauarant National Curry Week Award Winning Signature Menu. A stone throw from the DW. The locals say RAJ is short for REALLY ALREET JACKBIT. 25% Off takeaways and home of the £8.95 Sunday Banquet. Latics and Warriors welcome. We are fans too. Kone, Mcarthy, Tomkins, Burke, Thornley, Sibbett, Farrell have all had jackbit. Come dine with us. Let us look after you. Join us on facebook or follow on Twitter.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?