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Thira Restaurant

32 Darwen Street, Blackburn BB2 2BY, England
+44 1254 485641
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
32 Darwen Street, Blackburn BB2 2BY, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

amazing food and great service, what a gem totally go back the food is to die for and great location

6  Thank jhumphries814
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is a gem. The curries are made from the start and to your taste. They are not the normal average British curry. They are amazing. The staff are friendly and helpful and explain the different dishes. It is also outstanding value for the...More

5  Thank Rosie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful people and delicious food. Recommended for authentic Indian cuisine. Masala dosa and mirchi paneer was really good.

4  Thank Road821970
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is one of the few decent curry houses outside of Bradford! We absolutely love curry and are constantly disappointed with the poor quality on offer, we always drive to Bradford so we can get a nice one. This one is the exception. Authentic...More

4  Thank alidunbar_alibaba
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lovely friendlt and helpful staff, lovely amazing food, great central location, recommend to anyone....

5  Thank jamesie b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in sunday lunchtime. Unsure of what to have, I asked the waiter to explain some of the dishes, which he was happy to do. Chose a lamb dish and was asked my spice preference..which I asked for medium. The lamb just melted as it...More

5  Thank dentrav63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went out for a meal in Blackburn and went into this restaurant. All I can say is that this is the best Indian food I have ever tasted. Very relaxed atmosphere and fantastic staff too. Could not fault in anyway at all.

4  Thank Tour526814
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ll go out of my way to drive a 35 mile round-trip to get take-out food from here. Don’t expect the generic slop you get from other ‘Indian’ restaurants; this is genuine South Indian food. Naadan Beef starter is so tasty, as is the Kerala...More

8  Thank FritoPendejo
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Beautiful Kerala fish curry. When we tried to order 2 desserts the waiter kindly told us that 1 dessert would be enough for the 2 of us to share. Great selection of vegan, vegetarian and fish dishes as well as meat. Can't wait to go...More

4  Thank MinirowlandMark
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Having read the reviews, I travelled 40 miles to try this restaurant. However, the taste was not as good as I expected. The food was excellent, well cooked and great quality. I asked for a tasty Vindaloo or Phaal. My meal was a medium strength...More

5  Thank Malcolm E
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12 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Mike_Lancashire | Reviewed this property |
The prices were extremely reasonable and excellent value for money. Must be OK as we've now been there 3 times. Please give them a try.
17 February 2017|
Response from Biju S | Property representative |
Yes we got gluten free option. Please inform the staff before ordering the food. Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Darwen Street, Blackburn BB2 2BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 485641
  • E-mail
Authentic Kerala Cuisine
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