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The Rajdoot of Downe

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££ - £££Indian, Asian,
11 High Street | Br67us, Downe, Orpington BR6 7US, England
+44 1689 858946
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (4 reviews)
“king prawns” (2 reviews)
“indian food” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
11 High Street | Br67us, Downe, Orpington BR6 7US, England
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awful experience. Waited over 2 hours for a takeaway. Had friends and family over for a birthday celebration. Called twice to see where food was. Was told they’d include beer and Popadums to make up for it. Food arrived no beer or popadums. A small...More

Thank jayne j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would recommend to anyone. Myself and family keep coming back. Very friendly and good staff on the pretty little village of Downe. Couple of nice pubs nearby to top off a great meal.

1  Thank skidm75
Shah858, Manager at The Rajdoot of Downe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for reviewing. We are always happy to serve our guests

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant with my family including two boys aged 7 and 8. Nice choice of dishes both vegetarian and meat. We enjoyed our meal. The staff were friendly and helpful!

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Shah858, Owner at The Rajdoot of Downe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It's a pleadure. Thank you for reviewing, and hope to see you again

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been dining at Rajdoot for more than twenty years. It is fair to say that over this time, we have always experience consistent good quality food and excellent service. However, recently we have noticed few minor service hiccups due to change of staff....More

Thank eddien911
Shah858, Guest Relations Manager at The Rajdoot of Downe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Eddie & Brenda First of all thank you for reviewing.may I take this opportunity to thank you and your family for supporting Rajdoot for many many years. The few months coming up to Christmas was challenging, due to staff crisis, and my surgery which...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We use this restaurant regularly for take away , it's always delivered hot within a reasonable time and in all weathers Charming staff very good will always use

Thank suzannespillett
Shah858, Owner at The Rajdoot of Downe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Dear Suzan thank you for reviewing your local. were so grateful for your loyalty to the rajdoot for over 15years and many years to come. regards

Reviewed 15 March 2018

We recently visited this Indian restaurant as a family and could not fault the food, it was lovely. However, the service was poor, the staff did not seem to have a clue and we waited some time for the food. As for the wine list,...More

Thank Dolly097
Shah858, Owner at The Rajdoot of Downe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Hi Dolly Thank you for you time in reviwing your local curry house. I'm sorry about the 2 issues youve raised, we have resolved those matters the same night. As you've been coming Rajdoot for many years, since the days of my predecessor, Rajdoot always...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Have just visited Rajdoot for a Meal with the Mrs, we've enjoyed the food specially the King Prawn Malakasa dish is the best one I've ever tried here. Staff are very friendly. Will be coming again soon...

Thank Aminir R
Shah858, Manager at The Rajdoot of Downe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for reviewing It's always a pleasure, Welcoming you to visit again

Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Few friends of us visited Rajdoot last week, Restaurant was very busy with more take aways then guest inside. I must say the staff were great, we waited 40 mins for our party of 10 to get our meal served. The restaurant is little 90s...More

Thank Khaleda B
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Superb classical Indian restaurant I must say! Visited on a Saturday with few friends for dinner, cannot complain from the service to the food honestly. Really nice little warm place to be in very clean. Food was awesome came right on time and wasn't too...More

1  Thank wendybrook155
Shah858, Owner at The Rajdoot of Downe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Hi Wendy Thank you for reviewing your experience at the Rajdoot. we've noticed youve been visiting us on a regular base. attracting new guest and delivering to their expectations is always nice to hear. Pls let me know if we can do anything more for...More

Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

So bad. Waited 2 hours. Things turned up that we did not order. All cold and terrible taste. We rung up 2 times questioning where was our good. Never againMore

3  Thank palace68
Shah858, Owner at The Rajdoot of Downe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Dear Sir madam, Thank you for reviewing. We're very sorry for failing to meet our customers expectation. As you'll be aware our food and quality is always 2nd to none, being our guests for many years. im pretry confident, your order was delivered to sunval...More

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Rhws K
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Response from Shah858 | Property representative |
We do midweek banquet, Tuesday and Wednesday for £10.95 per person. It's a 5 course meal you get a Starter, Main dish, Side dish, Rice or nan, and Tea or coffee. You get to choose anything you like on the menu. Only... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$56
Cuisine
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 High Street | Br67us, Downe, Orpington BR6 7US, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Orpington  >  Downe
  • Phone Number: +44 1689 858946
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Description
Finest Indian restaurant around for miles. Enjoy our exclusive dishes in a warm friendly atmosphere. Post your dining experience while your at the restaurant with our free wifi. We cater for everything from 1 guest to large parties, eat in or take away, special occasions deals available. Dont miss out on our midweek Banquet, all inclusive for £11.95 excluding Drinks.
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