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Resh's Restaurant & Cocktail Lounge Ltd

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9 - 13 Blackburn Road, Darwen BB3 1EJ, England
01254 762500
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Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Local cuisine

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  • 100
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  • 14
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very good Saturday curry

Visited reshis on Saturday 28th February with my girlfriend and it was very good . The food was a good standard and the service good . It was the first time my girlfriend had visited the restaurant after I had taken her to the others in Darwen and she stated this was her favourite . Disappointed... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
Ashley S
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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125 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

Visited reshis on Saturday 28th February with my girlfriend and it was very good . The food was a good standard and the service good . It was the first time my girlfriend had visited the restaurant after I had taken her to the others in Darwen and she stated this was her favourite . Disappointed not to resh but... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

Wow I can definitely say i had the best lamb koria ever. It was lovely and melted in your mouth. Just a pity it was quiet. I think the other two restaurant on the opposite side of the road get the advantage, but please bypass them and get to reshs you wont be disappointed

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We comes to Resh's restaurant very often and the food and the service is always great. We never leave disappointed. :-)

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Darwen, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Visited last night (a Friday) as part of a large (25+) party. We had pre-ordered to make it easier, so we were not kept waiting for long! My starter, onion bhaji... delicious, well flavoured but not overpowering. Light and crisp, very enjoyable. Main, tandoori chicken with pulau rice. Again flavoursome but not overpowering. A couple of drinks. And a bonus... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

We've never had a bad meal at Resh's and i'm working my way through their specials all of which are excellent. However if a member of your party is particularly fussy, just ask and they'll amend any of their dishes and cook them just the way you like. Very accommodating and always pleased to help. A top bunch of people... More 

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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I contacted Resh a week before to see if he could open early on a Sunday for a large party. It was no problem, so we had the place to ourselves (22 of us). There was popadoms to begin, three starters (excellent tandoori chicken, chicken chat and samosas) and three main courses (mild, medium and not too hot). Two types... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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128 reviews 128 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

We are normally big fans of this restaurant as can be seen from previous reviews, however tonight we have been left out wondering if they have changed the chef. We went in and ordered a takeaway from the restaurant itself which to be honest was not up to the usual standard. The chicken samosa starters whilst packed with chicken completely... More 

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Resh G, Owner at Resh's Restaurant & Cocktail Lounge Ltd, responded to this review

Hi Ian/Max Thank you for taking the time out and giving us another review, I am deeply sorry it is not as satisfactory as your other visits. I can assure you the issues have been addressed and are resolved. The review has been very helpful for myself to keep the business up to a good standard and to also continue... More 

2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

Myself and 25 friends had a fabulous buffet. Awesome food, great service and a very reasonable price. Would definitely recommend to everyone?

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Bolton
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Always brilliant food and great value for money with a warm welcome from Resh. Whether off the main menu, a set meal or takeaway the standard never drops

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Brilliant food , great atmosphere , very friendly , made me and my family very welcome on my daughters birthday , I will be defo be going again

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9 - 13 Blackburn Road, Darwen BB3 1EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Darwen
  • Phone Number: 01254 762500

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 19 - 23
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?