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The Don

9-11 Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City AL7 3PP, England
+44 1707 808202
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (34 reviews)
“poppadoms” (11 reviews)
“rice” (15 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
9-11 Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City AL7 3PP, England
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

Great customer service and reasonably price tasty food. Easy parking 15 mins walk from Welwyn town centre.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank sobczykartur
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile

best indian on Selwyn great ambience like au uptown restaurant great service above all the good is great... I had 2 glasses red with an onion bhaji starter tarka daal mixed vegetables with a chilli Garlici naan and rice lovely after curry mint chocolates with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank indrak_12
Reviewed 26 November 2018

revisited The Don on Saturday evening for a meal with old work colleagues and it did not dissapoint. we were made to feel welcome when we walked in and shown to our table. the staff there did not rush us and took our orders after...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sibby50
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

A very spacious restaurant that is very tastefully furnished with excellent Indian food and service. This is likely the best eat-in Indian in Welwyn Garden City. The only downside is the persistent upselling of drinks. Despite ordering 5+ curry mains shared between us, each one...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank aleexxie
Reviewed 25 October 2018

The Don fitted us in with a last-minute booking for a Silver Wedding Anniversary celebration when another restaurant had decided to close for the day - despite having taken our booking. The menu was extensive and the food exceptionally good (and great value). The staff...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Relax185042
Reviewed 23 October 2018

phoned for a takeaway they said 20 minutes, I said dont worry I'll be 1/2 an hour. I arried 30 minutes later to be told that it was almost ready just waiting on the mussels. 25 minutes later I get the curry, seriously what is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank traveller10101101
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

I was here last year and had a great dinner on my own. Today I came back with some colleagues and food was delicious as I remembered. Good choice again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Monica V
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

A fantastic meal, great food, great service, friendly, helpful staff and great value for money. Can’t recomend highly enough

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jill G
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Been to this restaurant a few times now, the staff are always welcoming, the food is very very good, service fantastic. Lovely place to go. Best to ring and booked to save disappointment.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Janet W
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

I can’t fault the don! The staff are attentive but not intrusive, their service is fantastic. The food is fresh and cooked beautifully, with dietary requirements and preferences catered for. The restaurant is clean and has a lovely atmosphere, even on a weekday.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank chloegh
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Questions & Answers
Vanesa M
10 December 2018|
Response from RBK83 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we do have high chairs, subject to availability. We do have alternative options available. Please advise the waiter when ordering. For further information please call 01707 808 202.
Vanesa M
10 December 2018|
Response from RBK83 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes we cater for all.
Laura H
4 December 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from 53raselk | Property representative |
Unfortunately, it is. However, we do make occasional exceptions if it is a large order. Please ring 01707 808 202 to enquire. Thank You.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-11 Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City AL7 3PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Welwyn Garden City
  • Phone Number: +44 1707 808202
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