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King Karai

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Watery Lane | Ashton on Ribble, Preston, England
+44 1772 736638
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17:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner visited King Karai in August 2016 for a first time. It was early in the evening and it wasn't very busy. The service was good and we really enjoyed out meal. So we decided to return a couple of weeks ago and we were a bit disappointed. It was in the afternoon and it seemed like... More 

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Thank Sylvia Y
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to go here tonight instead of ordering a takeaway.. so glad we did! We was greeted by very friendly staff who were so polite & welcoming. The food was great value for money! So tasty, good consistency & decent sized portions & the service was timed perfectly. I got the onion bhaji starter, chicken dopiaza & pilau rice for... More 

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Thank Alex C
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We always order our Indian takeaways from here. We have never had a bad meal. It's always fresh and piping hot. The staff are really friendly and we would recommend this Indian to anyone wanting to try it. Excellent

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Thank Anita H
Bedford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Another really good meal tonight. As a family we have dined here many times over the last 15 years. We have always enjoyed the food and the service is always excellent. King Karai has to be one of the best Indian restaurants in Preston.

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Thank LOUISE N
North West
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is place is my Friday night special takeaway. I order over the phone and go to collect in 10 min. Family run. I trust their quality. Never been disappointed.

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2 Thank Artloving
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

I'm a big fan of Indian food but sadly often disappointed by some of the restaurants I visit but the King Karai was a very pleasant surprise indeed. It was pretty busy when I visited with some family members which is usually a good sign. However, despite being busy the service was good and the staff were very attentive. It... More 

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Thank Richard C
Preston, England, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We got some curries for New Years Eve and again the quality of the food was amazing, as was the service. If you are looking for a good curry in Preston this is the place to go.

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1 Thank Paul A
Hadleigh, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Another excellent meal with family. The food is always first rate and the staff are very attentive. We have been visiting for over 15 years and have never had any concerns.

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Thank Lynne B
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Service was really good but the food was very poor, it was very bland and didn't taste freshly made at all. It was our first visit as a family and I'm afraid it will be our last.

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Thank Alan P
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

I have been coming here fiancé I was a child with my parents. Now me and my husband come for a nice quiet meal. Staff are really friendly, atmosphere is really lovely and fitting and food is fantastic. We will continue to be loyal customers!

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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
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Halal
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Watery Lane | Ashton on Ribble, Preston, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Preston
  • Phone Number: +44 1772 736638

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?