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Far Pavilion

) #6 of 17 Restaurants in Atherton $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
138 Bolton Road, Atherton M46 9LF, England
+44 1942 875077
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“curry” (15 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
“poppadoms” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
138 Bolton Road, Atherton M46 9LF, England
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food cold, curry bland. Ordered a chicken tikka Rogan josh and had better curry from Asda. Pilau rice with onions. Won't be ordering again from Rama Spice.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The new owners are trying but seem to be out of their depth. Not friendly smiling staff, wait for too long, food is as should be but could be better, no eye contact, manager not sure what is happening...! Not child friendly... need to do...More

Thank MDbolton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had been a regular visitor of the Far Pavilion which we both loved however now it is Rama Spice and we visited for a birthday treat for me however even though we booked, we waited half an hour to be seated....More

1  Thank Catherine P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Formerly The Far Pavillion and now under new management. Been refurbished and is very nice but the food is disappointing and not a patch on the Pav 's food. So sorry to see the old guys have all gone. It has definitely lost something ....More

Thank janbee230
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a patch on the old Pavilion. I booked a table for 7 people, in spite of being told there was no need to book. Got there 10 minutes before the booked time and then had to wait 40 minutes for a table. I had...More

Thank Buttymandave
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Been eating here for 21+ years, can't believe the business has been sold on and is soon to open as Rama Spice, had some great meals & great times at this restaurant with family & friends. Hopefully the new restaurant will have the same ambiance...More

Thank LuvFlorida3364
Reviewed May 24, 2017

After 30 years of visiting the Far Pavilion, we had our last ever meal on Wednesday as it has now closed down and re-opening under new management as Rama Spices. Our meal was cooked and served by the new staff and the food was excellent....More

2  Thank kevinw136
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

First time in years . The service from the staff not to mention the sense of humour was absolutely excellent with the personal touch . The food was great could've been a bit spicy but overall no complaints at all .,

Thank Kal C
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Had a King Prawn Madras only 3 prawns, and the tail shell was left on the onion chutney was made with mint not tomatoe as normal also left 1 mango and 1 onion chutney from my order. They have messed up my phone order once...More

Thank MikeRowley83
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Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Not been for about 2 years as we felt that the standards were slipping, but we booked in on an off chance and we weren't disappointed. The place has had a refurb and it seems that the service and kitchen teams are new. Good good...More

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May 17, 2017|
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Response from Kal C | Reviewed this property |
Not that I recall on this day. I do know the name was changing as well .
July 2, 2015|
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Response from Jnknpt | Reviewed this property |
Why would there be Portuguese at an indian restaurant? Anyway, there's a separate menu for kids - it's entirely optional and put there (common in most places) to provide for children who would rather have chips etc... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Bolton Road, Atherton M46 9LF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Atherton
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 875077
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