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Akash Indian Brasserie

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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196-200 Duckworth Street, Darwen BB3 1PX, England
+44 1254 706043
16:00 - 00:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 23:00
Fri 16:00 - 00:00
Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ive been coming here with family and friends for years. The food is always great and the staff are always smiling and polite. Nothing is too much trouble for them. Its also a great spot to go for a meal before going for a few beers in town.

Thank Lauren O
Darwen, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the moment you walk in you can relax in the knowledge that you will be looked after by the lovely staff. They really can't do enough for you. I had the Lamb tikka masala, peshwari naan, rice and mixed veg bhaji (way too much so i had it all packed away and took it home). My son had the... More 

Thank Sharon O
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are regular visitors for the Sunday buffet. Three weeks ago service and atmosphere was dire to say the least. Tonight it was back to it's superior self. Thank you.

Thank CathyLancs.
Bolton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were seated in a large comfy booth and served quickly. Food tasted great and there was a good choice for kids. Staff were attentive but not overbearing. Nice atmosphere too so will definitely be going back.

Thank lisagriffwood
Darwen, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very friendly staff and an excellent meal. Good explanation of a number of dishes which helped us chose something different. Would recommend and we'll be back. Thank you

Thank Andy S
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Booked in for 8.30 informed they we're running 15mins late an hour later we still hadn't been shown to our table when asked how long it would be they asked did we want the table or not..... The food was very bland and only average. A member of our group ordered sirloin steak it was watery tough and not edible... More 

Thank Honeypotholiday
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Often visit this restaurant and find the Sunday buffet to be great value and great quality.....staff are great too...

Thank kev a
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

We dined here on Saturday night . We were booked in for 8.30pm . The place was overcrowded with customers which is always a good sign. However the staff were running around like headless chickens,no doubt doing there best to cope. We where told we would have a 15 minute wait which ended up 45 minutes. It is my opinion... More 

Thank david f
Bolton, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The visit was with family and friends early on New Year's Eve evening. The beer is superb, and the food was fantastic. We all had starters and a curry, most were different. The quality of the food was excellent very tasty and not too hot. All meals were ate enthusiastically by all adults and kids as young as five. If... More 

Thank edgworthwalm
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

We visited here in January 2017 with our two young boys. We decided to go at opening time after School on a Friday as we knew it would be quiet and it was a good time for the children. We were welcomed with the usual friendly service and our drinks order was taken straight away. The food was very tasty,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$25
Indian, Asian, Balti, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 196-200 Duckworth Street, Darwen BB3 1PX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Darwen
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 706043

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