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Rivaj Restaurant

278 Mossy Lea Road, WRIGHTINGTON, Wigan WN6 9RN, England
+44 1257 426648
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
278 Mossy Lea Road, WRIGHTINGTON, Wigan WN6 9RN, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We love Rivaj and my husband said that he would take me for Valentine's Day. Even though it was really busy, we still received great service, especially from Amin, who is always polite and friendly, along with the owner. All our food was delicious and...More

Thank Coletteem
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and i have enjoyed many meals here and it never disappoints. The waiting staff are so friendly, helpful and professional nothing is ever too much trouble for them. We have always been made to feel welcome even when they are busy. The food...More

Thank Nickstandish
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Nickstandish, Thank you so much for writing us such a great review and rating to match! We are so happy to hear that you have thoroughly enjoyed your visits with us and that our food and service is of satisfaction. We want to ensure...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent valentine’s meal here, cannot say enough about how good the food, the service and atmosphere were. highly recommendMore

Thank DCR1984
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear DCR1984, Thank you so much for sharing your recent dining experience with us. We are so glad that you have made us part of Valentine's special occasion, we hope that we have delivered a memorable experience. We look forward to serving you again in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Five for a 50th celebration. Food was nice, portion size ok but a bit on the pricey side compared to other local Indian restaurants. Service was slow and in some case a bit impersonal. Very busy and obviously overbooked. The Business model is to maximize...More

Thank Malcy1968
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Malcy1968, Thank you so much for sharing your most recent dining experience with us, your time and feedback is greatly appreciated. We want to apologise for any inconvenience caused or for any of our shortcomings during your visit, especially on such a special occasion....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been a few times now, but last night we were in for 3 hours. I'd put this as a negative if it wasn't so busy or there was any fault what so ever with the food, but there wasn't. We got a set meal...More

Thank carlwgnuk
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear carlwgnuk, Thank you so much for your wonderful review and rating to match! We are so happy that you have thoroughly enjoyed our food and service on your most recent dining experience with us. We do want to apologise for any inconvenienced caused and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been here several times with friends and taken advantage of the special price meal which is £9.95 for selected starters, mains and choice of rice, naan etc. The place itself is very nicely presented and since my last visit they've completed some changes which...More

Thank graham1604
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear graham1604, Thank you so much for your detailed review and providing such a great rating! Your time taken to share your most recent dining experience with us is much appreciated, and your feedback is extremely important to us. We are so glad to hear...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well presented dish and smart friendly service. I appreciated the high standard of staff and décor. It does make a difference to a quality night out.More

Thank Carol H
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Carol, Thank you so much for your review and compliments, it is much appreciated. We are so glad that you have enjoyed not only our food and service, but the ambiance we have created. We aim to service quality food, but also maximum comfort...More

Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Found this excellent restaurant whilst in the area for business, friendly welcoming staff at front of house, we had the set meal for 2 which was superb , just the right amount and cooked to perfection, very tasty dishes , the restaurant itself is spotless...More

Thank Duffers1970
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Dear Duffers1970, Thank you so much for finding the time and writing us a wonderful review, and amazing rating to match! We appreciate your time and kind words. We do hope that the food and service was up to your standards and was of satisfaction....More

Reviewed 7 January 2018

Went here Friday night, prebooked a table glad we did, very busy, staff and serice very good.Food was very good and reasonably priced,decor and atmosphere very good,will deffenitly visit again soon..More

Thank Classics5260
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Classics5260, Thank you for taking the time and leaving such an incredible review and rating with us here at Rivaj. We are so pleased to know that our food and service is of satisfaction and made your dining experience a memorable one. We do...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

Once again the revaj served up the best value new years eve money can buy lovely set banquet with starters,four mains with rice ,nann and deserts.If you wanted more then just ask as no charge for additional portions if you have cleared the last plate....More

Thank alec h
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Alec, Thank you for leaving such a raving review and rating to match! Your time taken to share your experience with us is greatly appreciated. We are so happy to hear that you have chosen us to be part of your New Years celebrations....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 278 Mossy Lea Road, WRIGHTINGTON, Wigan WN6 9RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 426648
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