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All 199 Gateshead Restaurants

Raval Luxury Restaurant & Bar

Church Street | Gateshead Quays, Gateshead NE8 2AT, England
+44 191 477 1700
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Ranked #26 of 199 Restaurants in Gateshead
Price range: $20 - $56
Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: From Raval's sophisticated and award-winning restaurant overlooking the spectacular Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead cityscape, our team of world class chefs deliver the very best in contemporary Indian fusion food. Our tantalising cuisine, indisputable knowledge, charming staff, modern and inviting atmosphere and unrivalled location, next to the Hilton Hotel and Sage Gateshead, ensure that our guests keep coming back for more. We have a team of world class chefs delivering the very best in contemporary Indian fusion food right here in Newcastle upon Tyne. Indian food served in the UK is often anglicized and high fat, high calorie and unauthentic, Raval Restaurant seeks to move away from this by serving cuisine with real Indian spices and flavour.
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English first
Gateshead
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This restaurant has won many awards and it is not hard to see why. It is so different from the normal Indian restaurants. You can tell how classy it is from the moment you walk in. The staff are very friendly and attentive, as was the manager on the evening we visited. We had a Living Social voucher for the... More

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whitley bay
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This a restaurant that is a must visit for curry lovers everywhere ,the food is amazing ,we took an Indian friend ,here from Australia he was impressed the food was more home style ,no bright red tikka masala just fine food presented well .The decor is chic the staff are professional and smart ,this was a living social early evening... More

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Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

This restaurant is just top class. I have recently dined here again and it's true to say it just never fails to deliver. Everything is perfect - the superb authentic food, the restaurant and bar environment, the excellent choice of fine wines. The menu offers a good, variable range of food and wine. You can make it very good fair... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

We booked this restaurant expecting good food particularly as they won the North East Curry Awards last year however we were bitterly disappointed with our two curry dishes and side dish which although flavoursome were swimming in oil. The popodum starter was good but all else very poor. Very disappointed particularly as the curry was pricey.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We visit ravals at least once a fortnight,and have done for about 6 years. It is our favourite restaurant. Very relaxing and food is gorgeous. The staff are charming. and we see the same ones every week. Can't fault it.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Upon arriving at the restaurant we were greeted by a very welcoming waitress. We were taken to the lounge area for drinks and popads (delicious). We were escorted to our seats in the dining area which was nicely lit with elegant music in the background. I ordered the chicken which was amazing and my partner ordered the lamb which fell... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Some good reviews on Tripadvisor but from my experience I can't see why. Food was okay but I've had better on a Thursday night special Indian in Whitley Bay. We were a large party and the staff were insistent that we all go for the £34.95. 'Special Buffet', the majority wanted to go a'la carte which the staff eventually agreed... More

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Galashiels
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We visited our favourite Indian restaurant again the night before heading off on holiday. This is no ordinary Indian restaurant, the dishes are, IMHO, worthy of a Michelin star. The service was as good as always. If you are near Gateshead/Newcastle make sure and book a table!

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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

It was a lot different from the usual indian and a lot more pricey but on the good side the food was very good the service was good overall I'd definitely go back when I'm in newcastle

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Newcastle UK
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Welcomed on arrival served with popadums and pickles which were fresh and tasty. Our main meal was well presented & absolutely lovely. Staff & manager were very friendly. We will definitely be back!!

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Additional Information about Raval Luxury Restaurant & Bar

Address: Church Street | Gateshead Quays, Gateshead NE8 2AT, England
Phone Number: +44 191 477 1700
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Gateshead
Open Hours:
Monday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 56
Cuisine: Indian

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