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Akbar Dynasty

) #15 of 227 Restaurants in Darlington $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
Stockton Road | Sadberge, Darlington DL2 1SZ, England
+44 1325 337337
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (42 reviews)
“curry” (28 reviews)
“rice” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Stockton Road | Sadberge, Darlington DL2 1SZ, England
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1 - 10 of 372 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As usual I had the same dish I get at every Indian restaurant. The curry sauce wasn't bad, the chicken was beautifully cooked BUT it took almost 40 minutes for my meal to arrive. The restaurant wasn't even busy, I hate to think how long...More

2  Thank MartyB1888
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best indians in the area cannot praise highly enough, lovely staff delicious food.... go there!!!

Thank anita1310
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for the first time tonight. Didn't book but managed to be seated straight away. food was fantastic and more than enough very reasonably priced too. Definitely a must if you are wanting a curry

Thank griff663
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had my birthday meal here tonight. It was lovely. We had poppadoms and tray, starters and mains with sides. The flavours were awsome. So fresh. Realy delicious. My husband had mentioned it was my birthday and at the end of the meal they fetched me...More

Thank DurhamLily
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is our favourite place to go for local Indian food. The staff are always lovely, and food is always amazing. We always book no matter what the day or time as it always gets busy. I do wish they could expand the car park...More

2  Thank RossCummings
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This restaurant was once very good and clean. I value my health and if most people knew the truth about the rating a lot of people would stop going? Don't take my word for it just check out the local health and hygiene ratings on...More

9  Thank andrewblack888
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Same partnership that used to run the Garden of India on Bondgate...now Ahktar the Great I think....food always excellent and prices ok

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 3 July 2017

My wife and I thought we would try Akbars for my 70th birthday. Indian food is excellent, no complaints at all the best anywhere.Sadly my wife does not like Indian food so she ordered the steak- big mistake, it was wafer thin and tasteless. She...More

1  Thank Whiteknight666
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I found this place on trip advisor and was very pleasantly surprised. The service was very genuine,friendly and attentive. The restaurant was busy even though it was half past 7 on a Wednesday night. We hadn't booked but we only waited 5 months to be...More

Thank Ben W
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Been a regular here for over 14 years and it never fails to disappoint. Staff are amazing and very friendly. Me and my partner have tried the best rated Indian restaurants on brick lane in London, Liverpool and any other areas we visit and this...More

Thank Lauren C
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Questions & Answers
19 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from lisalou78 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just seen your question. Not sure if they deliver but they definitely do takeaway for collection
Judith M
24 April 2015|
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Response from jwebb129 | Reviewed this property |
from 6pm onwards..Fri and Sat bookings only and recommend you book anyway as can get busy in week also
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stockton Road | Sadberge, Darlington DL2 1SZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 337337
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