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Akash Indian Brasserie

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196-200 Duckworth Street, Darwen BB3 1PX, England
+44 1254 706043
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16:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 23:00
Fri 16:00 - 00:00
Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went on Saturday 3rd December 2016 for a celebration with my wife's nephew. It was very very busy and a bit manic, This was a Saturday night and it was Christmas, it was like a zoo but the mayhem subsided, as people were attended to. Place is a bit tatty carpets etc but once you get past this. the short... More 

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Thank fred l
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the buffet there which is changed every week, a set menu with 3 starters, 3 mains and 3 bread type products. Brought to your table by your waiter , you can replenish as much as you want, we came away really full. The staff were very helpful and as I am a coeliac and cannot tolerate gluten, they brought... More 

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Thank Ann080135
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food and atmosphere was absolutely fantastic. Our only problem being how staff stood at the top end of the restaurant having a chat while we ate, minor detail really.

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Thank Alistair G
Manchester, United Kingdom
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224 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here as a group and left feeling rather underwhelmed. I had the mixed grill which was poor - the very limited amount of meat was tepid served on a cold plate ( as opposed to the usual sizzling platter you normally get in other places) and my tandoori chicken leg stringy. I ordered a side portion of vindaloo sauce... More 

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Thank ianandmax
lancashire
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We usually go to Anaz but didn't book tonight and as there was a two hour wait when we arrived we decided to try Akash instead. We were told there would be a 10 - 20 minute wait. When the food arrived it was just put on the table ( No attempt to serve as is the norm elswhere ).... More 

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2 Thank luilady
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

My indian restaurant of choice in darwen.. and I know my curries ... eat here a lot and am never disappointed. .. good ambience and staff and the aroma is amazing x

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Thank DebsandAlex
Darwen, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Enjoyable family night for sister in laws birthday, great food, good service, right price. Staff friendly and welcoming, food hot and tasty in a pleasant and relaxing restaurant. Nothing to complain about. Good value for money.

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1 Thank Rodger M
Bolton, England, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

My partner and I visited here for a birthday treat. Parking at the rear. The food was lovely. I had the lamb samba and my partner had the mixed madras. The service was excellent. Enjoyed with complimentary drink received after the meal. I would recommend.

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Thank Lisa C
Darwen, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Great food and service, relaxed atmosphere, complimentary drink at end of meal as usual. I would recommend for small or large groups.

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Thank Chrisandhubby
Penryn, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

The food was incredibly good value, and was one of the best curries I have ever had. The staff were brilliant, very attentive and generous. Would highly highly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$25
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, 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
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 00:00
Saturday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?