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Akbar the Great

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
43-44 Bondgate, Darlington DL3 7JJ, England
+44 1325 380730
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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb” (9 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
43-44 Bondgate, Darlington DL3 7JJ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is by far the best Indian Restaurant in Darlington. The Indian and Thai food is excellent and I will never go anywhere else. Staff are very pleasant and food arrives promptly after ordering.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank DannyBalsillie
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great food and Great service . A+, staff where fantastic and food really good , Location close to Center . Price very good

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank bossey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow I been in Akbar the great last Friday the food always the best and services love Thai food very very nice ..😘😘

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Relax724498
Reviewed 1 week ago

Would not go anywhere else! Very welcoming and is owned by a fabulous man. Always get a complimentary starter or a side dish with my main, food is always spot on and the service is great as well.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank JackDempsDarlo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food very tasty enjoyed starters and mains. Will be going back soon. Staff very helpful and pleasant.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Michael T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have been a few times in the last 3 months each time the food has be excellent and the service is first class i have tried many differant meals and have enjoyed each one. if you enjoy thai then this is the place to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank pbraithwaite06
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous meal.... the host was exceptional and we we were treat like family. Cannot wait to bring our friends and eat the true Bengali food. ❤️ Thank you for your hospitality Mohammed. Helen and Mak

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Roving702675
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place again with colleagues. Food was very tasty, my favourite was the lamb dupiaza, the lamb was so tender and tasty. The vegetable rice had so much flavour. Colleagues loved their food, will be visiting again. Definitely recommend a visit.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank simzmya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family of 8 went to this restaurant Akbar the great , I must say we were all very impressed with quality of food , and the service by the gentlemens was very high standard so helpful they couldn’t do enough , the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Trail44235797093
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here based on trip advisor reviews that this is the second best restaurant in Darlington currently. Having tried several Indians in and around Darlington I feel the trip advisor reviews for this restaurant cannot be accurate or a true reflection. The staff had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank Darlo1991
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5 June 2016|
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Response from AbuS4 |
We do deliver. Takeaway menus soon to be posted ☝🏽
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43-44 Bondgate, Darlington DL3 7JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 380730
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