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Raja Of Kent

$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi
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32 Union Street, Maidstone ME14 1ED, England
+44 1622 609050
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Today
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed October 6, 2013 via mobile

Lots of choice, all the extras, ok service( it was vey busy) all in all for I think 13 quid amazing value

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Thank Large009
Wye, United Kingdom
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219 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed September 29, 2013

We've been frequent visitors to the Raja in Maidstone for some while now and always opt for the self service buffet as you can eat as little or as much as you like. The lunchtime buffet is just under £8 and offers a wide range of starters, main courses and deserts. Expect to pay the usual prices for drinks for... More 

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1 Thank DavidA129541
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Reviewed September 29, 2013

Me and my other half went in to raja of kent on a busy friday night it was busy we can tell but the two guys upstairs looked after us very well they was smiling quick and very easy to talk to everything was going well untill I think it was a chef that had the chef hat on and... More 

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Thank jimm1986
Kent
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed September 18, 2013

Most of the staff were very nice but one waiter seemed almost hostile and even coughed over the food without placing his hand over his mouth which was not a good start. The Korma sauce was a little watery and the pilau rice portion was quite mean. Other than that the rest of the food was nice. It worked out... More 

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Thank Lisa W
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 17, 2013

Upstairs all very clean and tidy but the food fish bhuna and chicken balti looked identical tasted identical only difference presented in different shaped serving dishes. Wife convinced the fish was just chopped up fish fingers good quality indian food it certainly isn't. Do yourselves a favour get up the Khukuri Cross best Indian/ Nepolise food in Maidstone with a... More 

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1 Thank MickHo62
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2013

I have been dining here since day one.It has good ambiance with a menu and service to match.Try the Friday night buffet it is tremendous value for money.Check with front of house for tribute nights.c

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1 Thank GarryAceDavis
Kent England
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed June 26, 2013

Lots of variety of dishes and very good value for money. More selection of dishes in evening than at lunchtime but this is reflected in the cheaper prices for lunch. Kids love being able to go up and choose their own food and buffet has plenty of choice for those looking for mild or spicy dishes

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Thank PhotoOracle
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
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Reviewed June 19, 2013 via mobile

Top quality food , we ate upstairs a la carte and the service was fantastic Looking down from the balcony at the buffet area we were impressed with the variety on offer and will try the buffet next time Our waiter was really good and even told us a little about the history of the building I must say that... More 

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Thank GolferLondon
Ashford, England, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
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Reviewed May 30, 2013

Visited today with my mother in law and daughter (who can be fussy with food). Was seated straight away and drinks order taken. Great selection in the buffet, starters, Mains, rices, salads, dessert plus your poppadums and naans (freshly made). Great selection of Curries, filled often, so hot food. All clearly labelled. Staff were happy to explain what something was... More 

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Thank Colette C
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164 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed May 9, 2013 via mobile

I visited here purely by chance as I was passing through maidstone. I was looking for somewhere to eat as I was staying locally on business. I assumed this was a traditional Indian a la carte menu restaurant was surprised to find it was buffet. Have to say the food was good. There was a large range of main courses... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Bangladeshi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Union Street, Maidstone ME14 1ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1622 609050

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?