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The Dhaka

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Eastern European
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6 Orwell Place, Ipswich IP4 1BB, England
17:30 - 23:30
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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426 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

With a number of fine establishments to choose from in Ipswich it had been some time since I had eaten at the Dhaka, but the memories of the great food soon came flooding back. The menu choice is great with some dishes specific to the Dhaka. Really tasty food and great, friendly service we had an excellent night where the... More 

Thank Ray P
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited The Dhaka again with friends after the Cinema.I had Spicy shad lick chicken Madras,Gosht Ranga Jalfrezi.they are just lovely,and the staff are so friendly,will go back again!beautiful night!

Thank Roya1983
Manningtree, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just throughly enjoyed a meal tonight the flavours were very good and all different which you don't always get with Indian food very good 😊

Thank dianeandkay
Level Contributor
13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw this restaurant on our walk home and thought we'd try it out due to the half price weeknight mains deal. We weren't expecting much but we were really pleasantly surprised. I had a lamb dish that was fantastic, the meat seemed like a slow braised chop as opposed to tough cubes you usually get. The bread was great... More 

Thank alexanderreview22
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had just had a relaxing drink in the nearly pub and thought some food would be good. We saw the Dhaka which looked reasonable and quite. A few people in for aThursday night. We were welcomed and taken to a nice booth to eat in. The menu was great, with lots of items I had not seen before. We... More 

Thank lesleymulhall
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and fresh cooked - the gosht satkora buna was full of flavour and more ish. Love the popadoms with different sauces to start - step back into another time with great, personal and friendly service reasonably priced very extensive menu.

Thank Fiona E
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We went last night to celebrate my husbands birthday. We have been to this restaurant on numerous occasions and have always found the food to be good. Sadly last night this was not the case. My husband and I both ordered chicken tikka balti. What was presented to us looked nothing like a balti and tasted nothing like a balti... More 

Thank 130judi123
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Special offers on certain nights and times Great food Wonderful waiters Attentive to special dietary needs All round A plus outcome all round

Thank Tracey W
Sleaford, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The sevice was 1st class, nothing was too much, very friendly atmosphere. Excellent Food, can't say what we liked the best as it was all so good. Will be going there again when we are in Ipswich. Defo. Thank you to all at THE DHAKA..

Thank JillStuart2017
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Eight of us..Very comfortable.. Great food..excellent service..Cobra beer.. Lovely...we will keep coming back..

Thank Stef E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Eastern European
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Orwell Place, Ipswich IP4 1BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: 01473251397
postcode IP4 1BB

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