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Akash Indian Brasserie

) #8 of 67 Restaurants in Darwen ££ - £££ Indian, Asian,
196-200 Duckworth Street, Darwen BB3 1PX, England
+44 1254 706043
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (19 reviews)
“chutney tray” (6 reviews)
“keema naan” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
196-200 Duckworth Street, Darwen BB3 1PX, England
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Been going here for years...nowhere ever matches the quality of the food at the Akash. Lovely friendly waiters and great choice on menu. Definitely recommend.

Thank Janine A
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We visited with friends last minute with a 5 week old baby. The staff were very accommodating and put us on a table with plenty of room for a pram. The service was good and the food was tasty my only criticism is the hot...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Working up here and this is my go to restaurant. Nothing fancy, just consistently tasty food, reasonably priced with attentive polite service.

Thank Simon K
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We were having a birthday dinner and youngest needed the toilet. We'd just been brought complimentary drinks... But then I noticed the stares. Before I knew it I was sat opposite the 'head' waiter having a decidedly awkward conversation. The feeling was clear; they thought...More

Thank Kia F
Reviewed 30 May 2017

First time I have had the Sunday buffet at the Akash. £12.99 per head which consisted of 3 different starters and you can order more if you require, 3 main meals to share with rice and nan bread, again you can order more if you...More

Thank Chrisandhubby
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Went again this afternoon. Had poppadoms and buffet. Extra starters. First class food and service. Thank you.

Thank CathyLancs.
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant for my birthday meal. The staff are very polite and welcoming. We were looked after whilst we waited for a table and the food after ordering was brought to our table very quickly and was absolutely delicious. We will definitely be...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Visited with a business colleague who also commented on the quality and flavour. This is my 'local' Indian restaurant and I have had hundreds of meals here, from takeaway to family groups of 20. Superb every time. If you want to sample how Indian cuisine...More

Thank taztic
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The staff here are lovely and they do a fantastic job considering how busy the restaurant is. We went on a Friday night and it was heaving. The food however isn't very exciting, it's cooked perfectly well and presented nicely but there aren't enough spices...More

Thank KtC114
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Ive been coming here with family and friends for years. The food is always great and the staff are always smiling and polite. Nothing is too much trouble for them. Its also a great spot to go for a meal before going for a few...More

Thank Lauren O
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Amy M
17 June 2017|
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Response from Ian G | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure but ring and they will inform you.
rea p
15 September 2016|
Response from Restaurantaur |
Sorry for the late reply Andrea We use a third party delivery company they can deliver to anywhere in Darwen There is a delivery charge. Thanks
Halil O
30 December 2014|
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Response from AkashRestaurant | Property representative |
Yes we are open all year round. And we provide a delivery service via an outside delivery firm. Please call us on 01254 760076 for any takeaway and delivery orders and for any info.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$26
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Digital Payments
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 196-200 Duckworth Street, Darwen BB3 1PX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Darwen
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 706043
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