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Papa J's Indian Tapas Restaurant Bar Luton

41-43 Wellington Street, Luton LU1 2QH, England
+44 1582 725111
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“chilli paneer” (52 reviews)
“tapas” (62 reviews)
“wings” (33 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
41-43 Wellington Street, Luton LU1 2QH, England
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1 - 10 of 634 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a table of 8 looking for a friendly, tasty night out. The food on the whole was tasty. Only one complaint, the korma which was Suisse to be mid, was hot. Everything else on the table, tasty tasty tasty. Pity the smell from...More

Thank sweetshaz
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place... great food! Only thing I didn’t like was the facilities are in need of an urgent refurbishment!More

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RBHIKHA, General Manager at Papa J's Indian Tapas Restaurant Bar Luton, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Valued Customer, Thank you very much for taking time to write a review about our service and food. Glad to hear that you enjoyed our food and service. Regarding refurbishment, we recently carried out some work and the other work is getting done as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This used to be our go to Indian restaurant. Now it’s just average. They used to fry the chilli paneer before they served it. The chicken tikka used to be breast meat. The Queens platter used to have better starters. It went from five stars...More

Thank izzyrav
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food here is fantastic, full on flavours with a real authentic edge to it. Service could have been better when we came in, had to wait 15 minutes to get offered a drink ( it wasn’t even that busy) and when they did they managed...More

Thank Petchi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food and good service . Just for the challenge try the atomic wings. All the food we had was excellent . The only thing that let this place down is the heating but that's the only thing .

Thank lutonkelly1
RBHIKHA, General Manager at Papa J's Indian Tapas Restaurant Bar Luton, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Valued customer, Thank you very much for taking time to write a review about our service and food. Glad to hear that you had a wonderful experience and thanks for recommending us. We look forward to welcome you again. Thank you. Regards, PapaJ's Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with my family, including 2 kids. The service was terrible and very slow. We requested that the kids food come first but every thing came 40mins after the order, upon ordering another portion of just chips, it took a further 25mins. The...More

Thank Shanabgm89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We usually visit the restaurant once every month or two and have done so for the last 3 years. I would like to start by saying that we find the food excellent and very consistent with dishes such as paneer mongolian, chilli lamb and chilli...More

1  Thank George_Talbot3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food in here is always quite nice, never had anything bad here. The prices do seem a bit steep for what you get.

Thank voodooqueen86
RBHIKHA, General Manager at Papa J's Indian Tapas Restaurant Bar Luton, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Valued customer, Thank you very much for taking time to write a review about our service and food. Glad to hear that you had a wonderful experience and thanks for recommending us. We look forward to welcome you again. Thank you. Regards, PapaJ's Team

Reviewed 7 January 2018

great atmosphere, perfect for family's and great food just would recommend to have the food a bit earlier because it did take a bit long

Thank Aadil h
RBHIKHA, General Manager at Papa J's Indian Tapas Restaurant Bar Luton, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Dear Aadil, Thank you very much for taking time to write a review about our service and food. Glad to hear that you had a wonderful experience and thanks for recommending us. We look forward to welcome you again. Thank you. Regards, PapaJ's Team

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Come here when ever I can. Always have the tapas starters. Such great flavours. Will definitely visit again.

Thank NafisaBash
RBHIKHA, General Manager at Papa J's Indian Tapas Restaurant Bar Luton, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Dear Nafisa, Thank you very much for taking time to write a review about our service and food. Glad to hear that you had a wonderful experience and thanks for recommending us. We look forward to welcome you again. Thank you. Regards, PapaJ's Team

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Response from Guido M | Reviewed this property |
yes. . ladt time they dis and many people made use of it because it was pretty full ...
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6 September 2016|
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Response from sweetshaz | Reviewed this property |
There are quite a few car parks within a 100 or so yards. If you are lucky you can get parked outside but you would need to be incredibly lucky! As It is in the town centre. It is well worth a visit though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41-43 Wellington Street, Luton LU1 2QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Luton
  • Phone Number: +44 1582 725111
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