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The Dhaka

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Eastern European
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6 Orwell Place, Ipswich IP4 1BB, England
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Tue - Sun 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend go here often and I'm never disappointed, lovely good and lovely staff , only thing I would change is there house rose as I prefer a sweeter one and you can only buy it by the bottle, but that wouldn't stop me from going as I love the place and the staff remember us each time... More 

Thank karilou24
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastic little find that was very welcome after a cold evening walk post-footy. Well worth the longer walk to find an establishment that was truly welcoming and accommodating to all. The staff were excellent, particularly as we noticed some difficult customers who had some 'unique' demands. We are vegans and enjoyed a full range of choices. The onion bhajis... More 

Thank Aly W
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to meet with friends, share a few drinks and enjoy an authentic selection of well prepared and tasty food at a reasonable price

Thank Steve G
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

The food was wonderful. The chicken masla and the Lamb curry is nice. Starters I had a vegtable samosa, onion bagie, with takkier chicken. All very nice😇😜😍

Thank FayeBuckley
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84 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

This is a lovely place to eat the staff are wonderful and nothing is too much trouble so if you want the heat turned up or down they will do it, menu has everything and the bill will not make you cringe, wine and beers about what you would expect.

Thank CretionAddicts
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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148 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Just realised I never reviewed this place despite having been here a few times. We've eaten here after 22.30 a few times and always had excellent service and food. The king prawn jalfrezi was the best I ever had . If you want a late night meal in Ipswich town centre please go here! It's fantastic x

Thank Fl0g0_9
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

The food and service is brilliant here. We arrived late 10:30pm and thought they'd turn us away but very friendly and welcoming. I had a chicken korma and partner had the lamb corner. Nans and sides were really good very fresh and hot. Looking forward to returning.

Thank Foodporn84
Ipswich, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

Went here for a 40th Birthday of a friend in the back conservatory area, which was a lovely area and good atmosphere. Couldn't fault the staff who served our tables, they were friendly, helpful and professional. All the food was delicious, hot and came out in good time despite the large party we were in. The only fault I have... More 

1 Thank jessikahh566
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Been looking everywhere for a place in Ipswich to rival The Curry Inn at Needham and THANK GOD we found this place. Food was amazing and service excellent. If your looking for somewhere authentic then this is the place for you. They even offer you a cheeky shot after your meal! Will be back!! Thanks Dhaka.

Thank jonno3663
Ipswich, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

I love the Dhaka, and during a repeat visit last night I realised that I had never reviewed it here. Exceptionally good service, very professional and friendly, and the food is excellent and a very reasonable price. They are an established institution in Ipswich in my opinion, and I've very glad they are!

Thank Joanne M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Eastern European
Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Orwell Place, Ipswich IP4 1BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
postcode IP4 1BB

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