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Raj Tandoori

) #114 of 1,014 Restaurants in Newcastle upon Tyne $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
25-27 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UF, England
+44 191 232 1450
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (19 reviews)
“poppadoms” (25 reviews)
“mixed kebab” (8 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
25-27 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UF, England
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1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The special menu is really worth looking at. The currys on offer are the standard well tested ones - Jalfreizi, Roghan Josh etc but unusually they all have veggie as well as various meat options. For my special I started with onion bhaji (after the...More

Thank VeggieLesley
Reviewed 6 May 2017

You cannot go wrong with the £10 special menu. We returned to the Raj Tandoori restaurant again for the special menu, too which you get poppadum's and pickle tray, a starter, main course with two types of rice, followed by ice cream or coffee. The...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Booked this for 1030pm after seeing mama mia .. no problems ... doesn't look much from the out side but .... fab service and very nice food ..no complaints at all.

Thank Denise K
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This is a lovely place with a traditional feel. Staff are lovely. Menu presents loads of choices including plenty for vegetarians. The prices are very good value. The food was lovely. Very good.

1  Thank AndyLW77
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

£9.95 for the best Indian I've had in a while ( on the set 3 course menu) Fast service and very nice food. I would go back.

Thank Shannon S
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Don't go as often as I like but its the best indian food in Newcastle, plus they have an early priced meal on and I can't how much the bill was for four people plus the excellent quality of the food, The restaurant was very...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Was well worth the value for money, we were very full when we left. Lots of variety in choice for the money, pleasant staff and quick service.

Thank sharon h
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We eat a lot of indian food and didnt know what to expect here. we were very happy and the food was perfect. the chicken tikka saag was very very good as was the garlic rice. my partners madras was very hot but the lamb...More

Thank sabisaac
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Came here on NYE, took the £10 lunch menu with starter, main, and ice cream. The service was quick and friendly, the food was good, and the portions were just right.

Thank o_hughmanatee
Reviewed 31 December 2016

As always able to seat quickly they serve excellent Indian food in authentic setting. Always happy to return again and again.

Thank 686nmc
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is the £10 set menu on on a Sunday?
26 February 2017|
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Response from sabisaac | Reviewed this property |
sorry i do not know that.
Does the raj serve its set menu on a Saturday night before 9
24 February 2017|
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Response from Jemma5555 | Reviewed this property |
We have been on a Saturday and ordered from the set menu. You can order from normal menu too. We tend to book for 8 so not sure if it is on till 9pm. ☺
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 01:00
17:30 - 01:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25-27 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 232 1450
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