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Raj

#29 of 1,246 Restaurants in Bristol
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35 King Street | BS1 4DZ, Bristol BS1 4DZ, England
+44 117 929 1132
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Today
17:30 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:30 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 23:30
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 00:00
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Wendover, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The raj is a lovely place to go and eat with friends / family or just you and a loved one , staff are friendly and helpful.

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Thank Jules69_12
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Can't complain about this place, staff were top notch and very friendly. Seated and served quickly, all of our meals tasted delicious and they were courteous enough to upgrade my hungry friend Dillon to a king size portion for free. Would recommend.

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Thank Jack H
Bristol, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been going there for many years, the food is always wonderful. they have a large menu including English. The starters vegitarian samosas are so good have 2 portions.The service is great they are so cheerful even if you stay chatting when they want to go home. But for a good curry don't go any where else an amazing... More 

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1 Thank Allan M
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Staff are always really friendly and helpful, food great as always! Have recommended to work colleagues. Charlotte

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1 Thank charl0ttem69
Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went in a group. Our leader for the night knew the place and what and how to order. So I got to taste a variety of items which were all excellent. I will go again.

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1 Thank Tinykin
Newbury, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Two of us have been for a dinner at Raj a couple of times, but a while ago. Never got around to leave a review. We are new to Indian food, but we enjoyed the meal and beautiful setting too! We are recommending this place to our friends and hopefully will be back soon!

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1 Thank Toropushka
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant on Kings Street, we walked in and the service was impeccable. We were seated straight away and the waiter 'Raj' was very helpful in helping us decide what to get. (My friend is one of those fussy eaters) Food came in under 10 minutes was absolutely delicious and good value for money. They also were... More 

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Thank Jessy M
Fort Worth, Texas
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Just had the best Jalfrezi we have ever had. I used to visit here once a month when I visited Bristol trying numerous dishes, but have not been in the area for the past 5 years. They still serve the best Indian food I have ever eaten and I have visited more restaurants of this type than I care to... More 

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1 Thank Ian R
Duffield, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went here after a few beers with two friends,waited as they set the table ,they set two places! Next we were ignored for 20 mins ,then got to order after we shouted the waiter twice.popadoms arrived but as we only had two sittings one person had no plate ! After shouting again a plate arrived -I think he thought he... More 

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2 Thank Paul O
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are looking for somewhere that serves excellent food, with friendly and accommodating staff then you need to look no further than the Raj. The ambience is relaxing, clean and well designed. I'm not someone to share on sites like tripadvisor, however this restaurant needs to be shared and tried for yourself

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1 Thank Nash G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$39
Cuisine
Indian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:00
Monday
17:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:30
Thursday
17:30 - 23:30
Friday
17:30 - 00:00
Saturday
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 King Street | BS1 4DZ, Bristol BS1 4DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 929 1132
Description
A traditional Indian restaurant in the heart of Bristol. Established since 1981, The Raj has endeavored to serve the finest Indian cuisine, using the highest quality ingredients.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?