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46-50 Rockingham Road, Kettering NN16 8JT, England
+44 1536 513606
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12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
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northants
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Dined this evening with three friends .. everything from service to all meals were excellent , in nice spotless surroundings .. one restaurant we will definetly re visit for our get - togethers. .

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1 Thank hendeNorthants
Northampton, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chicken Balti was outstanding, I have ate Balti's in many curry houses and this is one of the best I have tasted. Chicken and lamb Tikka was very tender and plenty of it. Lovely seating area outside with a good ambience and very attentive staff. Definitely worth a visit. Can.t wait for my next visit!

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1 Thank cmjrielly
Corby, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a friends birthday meal and the service was incredible, waited on hand and foot, food was delicious and piping hot, had a nice corner to ourselves and thoroughly enjoyed our evening.

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1 Thank AshleighWatkins
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited after 10pm on a Thursday night following a visit to the Lighthouse Theatre. We ordered poppadoms to start and my partner described them as the best poppadoms ever. We chose house special biryani, garlic chicken, peshwari naan and mushroom bhaji to follow - all were excellent. The service was prompt and friendly and the bill was surprisingly low... More 

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1 Thank Arden24
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Place looked really nice starters were alright but the mains were tasteless and portions must of been made for a child. And for the prices are shocking. Never again

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1 Thank David L
Goyas M, Manager at The Raj, responded to this review

Thanks David L for your feedback, it is always appreciated and we are pleased you visited the Raj and thanks for your positive feedback regarding the appearance and decor of our venue. We have spent 27 years constantly enhancing the venue and always welcome comments and views from our regular customer base and new customers like yourself. Your comments regarding... More 

Ludlow, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyable restaurant, good food and friendly service. Some interesting dishes I hadn't seen before and some interesting takes on classic dishes, worth the visit!

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1 Thank billandbex
Kettering, England
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I dont see the wat the fuss is all about personally!! the food is bland..no taste..seriously over priced...been a few times tried a few dishes still dont get the hype...I went royal bengal..same thing bland food taste of nothing..the went exotic dining above arhos...hD to call the chef n give him compliments..I had a take away..it was superb..exp..but worth everysingle... More 

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1 Thank Patricia M
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Having visited The Raj on numerous occasions, l felt it was about time I wrote an honest review of this local restaurant. The surroundings and ambiance of the Raj are somewhat exceptional in comparison to other local and regional restaurants. That said, the food and service are second to none. I have never been disappointed with the attention to detail... More 

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1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Kettering, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely surroundings, a lot more upmartek and modern than most Indians, however the food wasn't as beautiful as the decor. Don't get me wrong the food was cooked well and was tasty but it just seemed as if something was a little lacking, maybe just overawed by the ambience.

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1 Thank Kevin L
UK
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We went to celebrate my birthday but despite booking a table there was no table for us when we arrived . We sat at the bar and had some drinks and we eventually were seated at 9:15 PM. When it got to 10:15 PM and we had had some more drinks and were still waiting, we were beginning to doubt... More 

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2 Thank UkRobinF
Goyas M, Manager at The Raj, responded to this review

Thanks UKRobinF. We definitely were very busy that night and if the noise was excessive we can only apologise. Having checked back on CCTV it is important to correct your timings and we can confirm that your table was ready from 20.00hrs, you were seated at 20.18hrs, had papadums at 20.29hrs and your starters at 20.49hrs. Your table was then... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46-50 Rockingham Road, Kettering NN16 8JT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Kettering
  • Phone Number: +44 1536 513606

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