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The Akash

76 Topping Street, Blackpool FY1 3AD, England
01253 626 677
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Ranked #47 of 508 Restaurants in Blackpool
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $24
Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sat 6:00 pm - 1:30 am
Cuisines: Indian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
104 reviews 104 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

We went here as part of a football weekend and were less than impressed on arrival, with stained table clothes and shabby decor. It didn't help when the house red we ordered turned out to be fizzy although it was replaced without argument! However, the owner was a character and the food was decent, if not stunning, and the bill... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Absolutely fantastic! Staff are great and the food is excellent! Great little find! Couldnt recomend this place anymore this is our 3rd Visit in a year and still is just as great!! Great food great staff what more do yu want!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We where recommended this restaurant by the owner of the great B&B we we're staying in(The Pearl) The AKASH is only a small restaurant located upstairs at 76 Topping street, Blackpool but don't let this put you off! We ordered a chicken Jalfrezi, chicken tika masala & chicken nuggets & chips for my son along with poppadoms , naan bread,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

The akash was recommended to me by my friend and I can truly say it is the best restaurant I have been to in a long time the owner sammy has a great attitude and the staff are lovely I 100% recommend this place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

Im an indian student just moved to blackpool and was looking for a good place to eat, i had tried a few places but this was the best for traditional indian food, it was good value for money and the portions were large staff were also very helpful and friendly

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Bedford
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

As previous reviewers explained, the decor seriously needs updating, but the rest of the dining experience made up for that. The owner is extremely friendly, welcoming and helpful. I know of many Indian restaurants that would do well to learn done customer service skills from these guys. The food is very well priced, chosen from a fairly small menu. I'd... More

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Lancashire
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

I've recently enjoyed numerous Indian meals in a variety of restaurants and this is without doubt the worst located, most unappealing and least promising one by a mile! Boy you can't judge a book by its cover, what Akash delivers is what you go out hoping for, good service, good food and a warm welcome. And the overall experience? In... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

At first sight you wouldn't be impressed, but.... Lovely, friendly staff, amazing food, great service and cheap as. The decor is outdated and not that nice but for the price you pay it's all amazing. Totally would go again. Lovely service.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

After going out for something nice to eat from our hotel our taxi took us to a steakhouse which was dire we only stayed 2 mins and left to be left pondering what me and my wife was going to eat.. After doing a lap of the town centre we stopped at a taxi rank and asked a driver if... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This hidden gem of an Indian restaurant is really worth searching for. After being given inaccurate directions by the Spice Lounge restaurant owner who at 5.30pm was closing up (we found this unbelievable especially on a Saturday evening in Blackpool), we eventually found it using TripAdvisor and Maps. The restaurant is situated upstairs so disabled patrons wouldn't be able to... More

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Additional Information about The Akash

Address: 76 Topping Street, Blackpool FY1 3AD, England
Phone Number: 01253 626 677
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 6:00 pm - 1:30 am
Average Prices: USD 16 - 24
Cuisine: Indian

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