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The Ali Raj

65-67 Canterbury Road, Westbrook CT9 5AS, England
01843 297151
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Ranked #1 of 5 Restaurants in Westbrook
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Margate, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We have had a takeaway from here and the service was excellent. The choices are very good and the food arrived promptly and was hot and very tasty. We have tried various Indian takeaways in the area and this is our favourite.

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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Hi I'm Mr Logan and are a local business man In Thanet I have used Ali raj for over ten years. I have ordered from them at least twice a month and they will specific aquire to my tast make extra hot or add extra this. They are very friendly and great customer service. I bring all my family down... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 via mobile

popped in for a sneaky quick curry and left stuffed and totally satisfied again! Service top notch and curries were great. Try the Saag Paneer.....it's bloody lovely!

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Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

If you don't like curry but like mediocre stew eat here. If you like very mild curry with limited foreign flavour have the vindaloo. I can't believe this was recommended to me. Oh yeah totally overpriced too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

I was visiting some friends in Thanet and we had agreed on trying out the ali raj, upon entering I was welcomed by the most friendly staff who took care of me throughout the night. This was accompanied by the delightful food we received. All of these as well as a clean and refreshing atmosphere led to the perfect evening.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

Brilliant, service was excellent and the food was lovely! I came all the way from Portsmouth with my family, we came for a party booking and had a very warm welcome from the manager and staff. I had the chicken korma and jalfrezi tasted exquisite compliments to the chef! Strongly recommend for anyone who is looking for high, quality Indian... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

have used the Ali Raj for years never again. Ordered 2 meals to be delivered told 45 mins 1 hour 50 minutes later it arrived. barely warm had to reheat all food really bad no meat in the chicken tika biryani and it had no flavour and korma had set in the dish as it had been in there too... More 

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Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The food was very bland and lacking in flavour, The spice was very weak The customer service was very poor and abrupt, Will not be using the ali raj again as there are many nicer places locally, Don't be fooled by how the restaurant looks.

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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Ali is the best Indian does all my order to perfection every time. Great customer service and makes it to my my acquired taste just right best cooks ever. Recommend it too everyone for all events and just night outs. Fantastic

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cliftonville
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4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

visited Ali Raj on several occasions always had great tasty food,always served hot and such a varied menu,Abdul is always pleased to see you and very attentive.the prices are comparable with other indian restaurants in the area.its always clean here and nicely laid out .and big enough not to be cramped.all round nice place to eat.

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Address: 65-67 Canterbury Road, Westbrook CT9 5AS, England
Phone Number: 01843 297151
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Isle of Thanet  >  Westbrook
Cuisine: Indian

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