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46-50 Rockingham Road, Kettering NN16 8IT, England
01536 513606
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Ranked #23 of 144 Restaurants in Kettering
Price range: $20 - $30
Cuisines: Bangladeshi
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

This was one of the best curries I have ever had. I was looking at the excellent menu and the owner popped by to ask me what I fancied. I asked if he could recommend an intensely flavoured but not too hot lamb dish. He smiled and took the menu off me. He did the same with my friend, she... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Ate here for a birthday celebration. I always order the same food and fancied something different. I was able to tell the chef the types of food I preferred and they came up with a dish just for me! It was delicious! We also went upstairs to the champagne bar which was lovely. By far my favourite Indian restaurant.

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Kettering, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Don't bother going to the RAJ its a trendy cocktail lounge at heart!!! the Curry I would say is 3rd rate rubbish, lacking taste and full of grease the rice is disgusting and smells awful, the popdoms were stale and thin lacking quality, I did not eat my starter as it was so disgusting!! I would say avoid at all... More 

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goyas, Manager at The Raj, responded to this review

Top man Harry C, thanks for the review, always welcome. A customer pointed you out to me so feel free to pop in next time prior to writing your review. Serious reviews and feedback always welcome. Best wishes to all our customers for a great Christmas and New Year. More 

Kettering, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I think that the big strength of the Raj is the food itself. We very much enjoyed our meal, which was tasty, hot and a little more sophisticated than some other Indian restaurants we have used in the area. The service was also excellent, and the only weakness, for us, is that the restaurant is quite noisy. It has a... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I have to say this is by far the best restaurant in Kettering by a country mile. If you are after atmosphere, amazing food and great service this is the place to come. I have been eating here on a regular basis for the last 7 years, hand on heart I have NEVER ever been disappointed. After your fantastic meal,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The food wasn't exactly the best I have tasted but was ok. The whole experience could have been a lot better.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

This Indian restaurant is much too noisy - with a large group it is near impossible to hear the person next to you. The food is not good enough for the prices they charge, and the drinks are similarly overpriced. Whilst the decor is very modern and premium and customer service is on point, I cannot recommend this restaurant due... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Was taken here for a business meeting and have to say the food is simply amazing. Great atmosphere, pleasant staff and environment. Am planning to take thiamine there now. Thank you.

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northants
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Really nice atmosphere and venue and the food is nice. Don't think they cope too well customer service wise when busy but over all a pleasant experience

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I've lived in Kettering for nearly 14 years & never tried this place! Didn't know what I was missing, excellent meal, excellent staff who really looked after us. Thanks to everyone at The Raj, will definitely make this my favourite Indian restaurant!

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Address: 46-50 Rockingham Road, Kettering NN16 8IT, England
Phone Number: 01536 513606
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Kettering
Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
Cuisine: Bangladeshi

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