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Purple Pakora

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti
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8-14 Lawton Street, Congleton CW12 1RP, England
+44 1260 291110
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My boyfriend and I are regular visitors to purple pakora, and we're never disappointed. The food is always great, along with polite and helpful staff that make the experience even better. Ambiance and decor is lovely, would 100% recommend.

Thank Olivia M
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to go for a curry and been meaning to try this page for ages. Got a table even though we hadn't booked, there was 3 of us. Very modern looking but dark inside. It was very noisy and it was hard to have a conversation above the din. Lovely tasty food and I love the naan on a stand,... More 

Thank Tina C
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31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the purple pakora with family and really enjoyed it. I had read many of the reviews and we decided on the night to go for the set price banquet. It's worth every penny. Food was lovely fresh and piping hot and the all you can eat rice and nanns where brilliant. Only thing I could say to the... More 

Thank Simepeter
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Came here for a friend's retirement along with about 40 others. The place itself is clean and modern. The food was excellent and the staff were polite, attentive and efficient. Never felt rushed and the whole evening was very relaxed. I will visit again

Thank Steven H
Cheshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2017

Decided to go to Purple Pakora for a night out with friends. Chose the banquet for 4 people. Wish we hadn't bothered. This was a mixed starter which consisted of a very stodgy bhaji, sliced mushrooms with pieces of chicken tikka, and sheek kebab, all of which were only just warm. We then had a choice of any main course... More 

Thank salpol1
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Spur of the moment visit with no reservation made. We were made welcome instantly by the professional staff. Madras and chom chom chicken ordered and it tasted unbelievable. The chef had done an amazing Job with the food! A credit to his trade. THANK YOU!!

Thank Adam G
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Went tonight for our sons 21st birthday meal , the table was ready on arrival , the service was excellent , drinks came quickly to the table , each serving of our four course ( banquet meal for nine persons ) came hot and efficient and taste perfect , staff were friendly and sociable and professional , great food ,... More 

Thank Mrsgreeny1
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

You can't fault the food or price at the purple pakora at all, the food was freshly cooked and even the drink was reasonably priced, as others have mentioned it is a little dark in there but personally I didn't mind that it! The only problem was the waiters attitude when we first arrived however I think this was due... More 

Thank michaelcowap
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Just awesome. Beautiful food, good service and nothing was too much trouble. Would definitely visit again

Thank Geoff P
Stoke on Trent
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant, quick service. Really good portion size too. Delicious food. Dealt with everybody efficiently as it was a busy New Year Eve

Thank xJackiex

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8-14 Lawton Street, Congleton CW12 1RP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Congleton
  • Phone Number: +44 1260 291110

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