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Rajdoot Tandoori


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

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Rajdoot Manchester has been serving delicacies to customers for nearly 50 years and was the first Tandoori restaurant in Europe to open in 1966. Located under the depths of Albert Square, Rajdoot Manchester gives a sense of escapism to Moglai inspired interiors, where guests can enjoy an authentic dining experience in an atmospheric and ambient setting. With a central Manchester location, Rajdoot can also be adapted into a space for your corporate event or office party. We specialise in delivering great value, high quality 2-3 course menus and have delivered to the likes of Co-operative, BMW, PwC, United Utilities and many law chambers. Additionally, we host the annual Curry Club networking
US$20 - US$46
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife , daughter and I have just been to The Rajdoot for a spontaneous dinner. What a wonderful experience. We have been made to feel very special thanks to the kindness and attentiveness of all the staff. The environment is lovely and everything we...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a table Saturday night for pre dinner , from the moment we arrived to the end we had excellent service As we where limited to time our waiter ensured we did not have to wait to Long for our meals to arrive The two...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank GVC000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been coming here for years, Superb restaurant, very friendly and food is excellent! Imran served us and very pleased to the attention to detail. Will definitely visit again and again!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Schembrini
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely Indian restaurant, the food is very good and the service is excellent. Good value too.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank SquelchSomerset
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried Rajdoot instead of going to Rusholme. This was our first mistake. Miserable owner/manager who did not crack a smile the whole time we were there. We knew it wasn’t the cheapest restaurant however we did expect to get an excellent quality meal. We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Toasey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely food, nice attentive staff, great drinks and not too bad prices, was quite busy so was a bit rushed but still an enjoyable experience.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MEG294
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

REally friendly, food is good and its relaxing in here. Reminds of the 80's. Would go here any time for a lunch get away.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank PaulGoDoIt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From initially walking in you get an authentic feel,relaxing traditional music and great decor throughout. Stay are friendly and the waiter is well presented, polite and in no way did we feel rushed. Good start! You are shown the waiting/ordering area at first whilst your...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank M1outwards
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly, attentive and great food at a great price. Nothing else I can say. Very welcoming attentive team. No delay. Staff can make recommendations. Nofuss, no bother just great food and service.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Q8026QXdavidm
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

Decent family run curry house, quite a few people in for a Tuesday night . My curry was very good , none of the usual oily offering here, a real gravy type dish full of flavour . Been open since the 60s so I obviously...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank almanchester
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