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Rathiga

Merton Rd, Watford, England
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Ranked #111 of 186 Restaurants in Watford
Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
Description: An interesting mix of Southern and Northern Indian food. Very well cooked with each dish tasting of its individual mix of spices. Friendly, welcoming staff and very reasonably priced.
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
Description: An interesting mix of Southern and Northern Indian food. Very well cooked with each dish tasting of its individual mix of spices. Friendly, welcoming staff and very reasonably priced.
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English first
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We are a regular visitor to Rathiga in Edgware, this time went to Rathiga Watford. What a mistake we did. The restaurant was not at all buzy on Sunday afternoon. Ordered our food and asked the waiting time, was advised it to be 10 minutes, waited, waited and waited for 30 minutes for the first dish too arrive and that... More

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Watford, Hertfordshire
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91 reviews 91 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

In the past this restaurant has been outstanding with their food. We have taken family and friends here and the food does not disappoint. Last week we took 2 friends who had not been to this restaurant before. What an utter let down and the food did not taste the same as before. Our orders were taken and drinks arrived... More

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Watford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

we had been here so many times and they deliver tasty food as always.. Would recommend to friends who loves tandori and south indian dishes

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Katowice, Poland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

We'we on 2 days trip in Watford and were looking for some decent indian restaurant. We came across Rathiga, it was empty but we were so hungry that we took this risk. We order samosa's, veg curry dish and naan,papadums. It was definately not home made, its was something like you can buy in LIDL or ASDA. Veg curry didnt... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

If you want to encounter the worst service in London, go to their Edgware branch. I have been to many restaurants and this place is just terrible. Worst waiter ever was encountered. 1) My mum went to restaurant a couple of days before we went. She was allowed to make a substitution with one of the dishes on the Tali.... More

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Rickmansworth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013 via mobile

Read the reviews of this restaurant carefully - they tell you the truth. We found the place pretty much empty at 8pm on a Saturday evening, which was the first clue. The interior is basic but clean, but there is a distinct lack of atmosphere amidst the friendly but slow service. But all of this could be forgiven if the... More

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Watford, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013 via mobile

I really enjoy the food here, their veg set lunches are very tasty and good value and their south Indian dishes are very authentic, however the service can either be utterly non existent to slightly over bearing. Even though it is rarely busy the food seems to take forever to arrive. And the decor could really do with being spruced... More

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Watford, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

well, went as a three, took a friend in with us. complete embarrassment seeing as I told him long waiting time but worth it.... guy asked us if we wanted popadoms... yes please.... never received them. we then asked for them 25 mins later, he then ran about asking if we have ordered them which we confirmed then received a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I lived in South India for over five years, and do like South Indian food a lot. My wife and I usually head to Harrow when we crave South Indian food. It is a bit of a hassle to drive all the way to Harrow for just a meal, but the food served at the place we usually go to... More

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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013 via mobile

My wife & myself were working in Watford & came across Rathiga, Merton Road, by chance, the staff, headed by Abdul the Manager & His Chef, whose name we don't know, were most helpful, the food superb, certainly worth visiting for lovers of Indian food.

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