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The Days of the Raj

Indian, Asian, Balti
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49 Great North Rd | 49 Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2HH, England
441912849666
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5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Up the stairs in to the restaurant which takes you the heart of the premises. (No good if disabled). Lots of tables on the first floor but empty on a Friday night???? Staff were very good a polite and the food was brilliant. The cost was average and I just don't know why it's not packed. Shame because it lacked... More 

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Thank Gwizard1
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We live close to here and wouldn't go anywhere else for a takeaway. You get a bottle of wine if you spend 40 pound which is handy if there are a few of you. Great range of specials and the naan breads are divine

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Thank Stuart N
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was great decor is really nice but food medeoca Food was plentiful Chicken chat was a bit spicy me Garlic mushrooms was more lemon mushrooms Main course was nice and tasty but chicken a bit dry

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Thank jim s
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Everytime i have had curry from here,Vindaloo bieng my weapon of choice,its been fantastic. Succulent chicken, Vindaloo is just perfect and all the extras , bread sag allo , rice and the inevitable chips are fantastic.

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Thank mrpulloo
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Myself and my partner absolutely love this Indian takeaway/restaurant. We have had numerous takeaways which have been amazing. They are always on time or earlier and piping hot. They do a fantastic deal Sunday - Thursday which is 5 courses for £9.99 and we love it! I would really recommend the Shahi Tukra - quite spicy but so much flavour!!... More 

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Thank rose6396
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Moved to Gosforth from Morpeth around 2 months ago. Never thought I would be able to find a Curry house to match the local we had up there, but I was wrong. We got a leaflet through the door just as we moved in, stating a deal of 5courses for a tenner. Since we were knackered from the move and... More 

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Thank SDonjer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

My family and I had a beautiful meal here on Easter weekend. The food was delicious and the staff were so courteous and attentive. Will definitely be back

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Thank Ashley E
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

Meal wasn't great for me. Tarka daal was bland, missing seasoning and key flavours. Paneer tikka masala had aubergine and okra in it which was very random - never experienced this before anywhere else and wasn't great. The best things for me was the naan and masala poppadoms. On a positive note, the customer service was brilliant and staff were... More 

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Thank Amit M
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Get takeaways here once a month and won't go anywhere else. Naan breads are superb. Great range of specials too. Spend over 50 pounds and you get a bottle of wine.

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Thank Stuart N
Newcastle upon Tyne
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

Decent but didn't blow us away. It is more difficult to do so with a home delivery to be fair. We had pickles and poppadoms to snack in then veg samosa and shared a chicken biryani. I wasn't a fan of the separate sauce which came with it. Maybe it makes it an easier dish to present separated like that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Great North Rd | 49 Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: 441912849666
Description
The Days of Raj restaurant have been creating fantastic cuisine since 1984.Our menu reflects the vast range of cuisine in the Indian subcontinent with influences from Bengal, Parsi, Goan, Gujarati as well as British Raj. The restaurant has been one of the most successful in the north east. It embodies the culture of the Indian subcontinent and celebrates its rich history,culture and traditions. Experience the very best in traditional cuisine, amidst luxurious surroundings. Crisp linen tablecloths, fresh flowers and excellent service from friendly and efficient waiters all add to the enjoyment of the cuisine. Our menu has been designed to appease the most finicky of taste buds. Delectable biryanis or palate-tickling kebabs and tikkas. pick the food that matches your mood and occasion. We provide a traditional Indian taste that will leave your family and friends longing for more, with the Indian dining experience where food is synonymous with entertainment is our chief inspiration.

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