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The Akash

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76 Topping Street, Blackpool FY1 3AD, England
01253 626 677
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Today
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sat 6:00 pm - 1:30 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Dining on a budget

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 173
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Amazing food and hospitality and great value for money

The staff were very friendly throught the meal the food was exeptional. Me and my family felt very comfortable with the hospitality and the restaurant was very clean and tidy overall an amazing night out and we would recomend the akash to anyone!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
reecewilkinson16
via mobile
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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261 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 NEW via mobile

The staff were very friendly throught the meal the food was exeptional. Me and my family felt very comfortable with the hospitality and the restaurant was very clean and tidy overall an amazing night out and we would recomend the akash to anyone!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 NEW

Simply the best, had my 40 th birthday party at the Akash along with 55 of my family and friends. Every meal was perfect and the staff are amazing, a night I will never forget.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

From the minute you walk in the door it exudes warmth, comfort and familiarity!!! The staff are friendly and very welcoming. ... Making you feel like one of the family :) The food is of 5 plus star quality. ..as is the service. I would highly recommend this restaurant to one and all! !!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

I visited this restaurant for the first time yesterday day for food.Very friendly staff on arrival.The interior decor is modern British style. The dinner was delicious with small price tag...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Being from the Midlands we love a good curry.....the food here was second to none and the staff were really friendly!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Been going to Akash for at least ten years (as live away) but we thoroughly enjoyed our visit in December. Great traditional curry house with friendly staff also waiter Kai and really good food. Sauces are distinctly different in each dish and tasty. Always benchmark my dish by Lamb Dopiaza but our whole group had a range of different main... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I am hotel owner in Blackpool been in all the Indians Akash I found best for food and service I have been sending guests for many years never been let down it is also a place locals use as well I also seen many stars dine there I dined once and nigel Benn sat on next table to us. many... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Food was fantastic service was excellent, can't wait to go again, would highly recommend the mixed starter, garlic chicken and the bombay potatoes

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Blackpool, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

we have been visiting Sammy at the akash for many years,been living in spain and just come back,the food here is excellent,allways fresh and very good service,you can tell he has been here over 20 years,the best indian in blackpool bar far...

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

A friendly welcome, and a nice enough brightly lit room, we had a bottle of house red claret, which was decent enough and not too pricey. Poppadums were ok, with plenty of dips and my mixed meat starter was very good.. Onto the mains then.. My wife's paneer Jal frezie was ok, and my Chicken Vindaloo was very spicy, however,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 76 Topping Street, Blackpool FY1 3AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: 01253 626 677

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 24
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Dining on a budget
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

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