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The Raj

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
21-22 Bootham, York YO30 7BW, England
+44 1904 613366
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“curry” (77 reviews)
“poppadoms” (31 reviews)
“pickle tray” (9 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
££ - £££
21-22 Bootham, York YO30 7BW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We ordered a takeaway from the Raj as we had just arrived in York for the weekend. We did have specific requests and they were very accommodating food was lovely and it arrived on time which is always a bonus

Thank Thompas155
Reviewed 5 days ago

Birthday dinner in the Raj, Excellent food. Cosy atmosphere and first class service. The place is well set out with nice decor and relaxing surroundings. Free birthday drink. One of the better restaurants I'ver tried.

Thank geoff r
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A family group of 10 needed to eat in York - The Raj was the answer! Accommodated us no problem, good service and good food with a pretty good turnaround from ordering to being on the table! Would definitely eat here again Very good value...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is a little out of the way but has always been on my husband's radar. So on a rare night out for us at the moment, we decided to give it a whirl. The staff were very courteous and friendly, chatting whilst we...More

Thank MadCatYorkshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on a stay in york as it was close to our hotel. Staff were very friendly and helpful. We only had a main course but was lots to choose from on the menu. Really enjoyed it. Would definitely eat here again if...More

Thank kenbow40
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a busy Sunday night and although we hadn't Booked got a table quite quickly. The staff were quite quick to serve or meals. The starters were lovely although the salad was lacking. The main courses were hot and fresh and tasty but...More

Thank amcloughlin137
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Raj is an Indian restaurant located a block outside of the wall of the old city. It was recommended to us by our tour guide who passes through York frequently and has tried many eateries there. Her recommendation was a good one and we...More

1  Thank William B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in to try the set lunchtime menu and found the place to be empty other than ourselves. The decor is very dated, though I can't compare it to other Indian restaurants as I've never been in one! Whilst the choice was quite limited...More

Thank YorkGoddess
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant meal. Menu varied and a big choice. Food excellent, waiters very good. I would highly recommend and would return if ever back in York.

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice food served here in typical Indian restaurant surroundings. Very clean restaurant and has pleasant, friendly staff. The menu is extensive with a good wine and drinks menu. The only let down was service was a little slow, but as we were not in...More

Thank Pushti
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Roxi F
15 April 2017|
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Response from talkingpics | Reviewed this property |
Why would you want to? They have a good selection of wine at very reasonable prices - and offer a free drink after your meal.
John M
29 October 2016|
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Response from antmoss44 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
21 September 2016|
Response from Raj A | Property representative |
Hi we use vegetable oil
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21-22 Bootham, York YO30 7BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 613366
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Serving the best indian food in yorkshire won many awards including restaurant of the year 2017. We are the Talk of York!! Please Book as we can get really busy
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