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Rajpoot Restaurant

) #10 of 102 Restaurants in Dorchester €€ - €€€ Indian, Asian,
43 High West Street, Dorchester DT1, England
+44 1305 257492
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (53 reviews)
“rogan josh” (5 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:30All hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
43 High West Street, Dorchester DT1, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant promises more with its fine dining description than it delivers. The waiters are smart serving in traditional costume and are very attentive. Some of the dishes are slightly different from the usual Indian fayre but lacks that wow factor. A nice meal but...More

Thank Trevor C
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I ate here last week whilst on holiday having eaten there some years ago. The building has had a lick of paint and a change of menu. There is a very limited vegetarian menu so I asked if they could do a...More

Thank Gi H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I"m really not sure what the fuss is about. This is average nothing to write home about curry house fare.

Thank Shoosting
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a big fan of the Rajpoot and have never been let down by poor or indifferent food. The chef(s) take a lot of care over the cooking and presentation and the result is outstanding. I dined with my daughter on 3 August and tucked...More

1  Thank dunco2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been wanting to go here for a meal for years and finally made it. Was not disappointed. Yes, it was more expensive than any other Indian restaurant I've eaten in locally but the food was certainly a cut above the rest so the overall...More

1  Thank Caroline J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Things started off reasonably well. Shown to a table in a reasonably busy restaurant for a Tuesday evening. The guys serving didn't seem particularly happy - the couple next door commented on this as well. Popadoms and pickles were good. I think I might have...More

Thank Davidbaker8130
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely restaurant and no complaints regarding the service we received. Our starter was delicious but however our main course was very disappointing, my partners not being what he had asked for and my vegetarian option was mainly cauliflower and nothing else. To top off...More

Thank lonetraveller50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we dined at the Rajpoot on Saturday 29th july and had to leave feedback. the service, presentation and quality of food was excellent. seriously best curry house in the south even when they were full up still managed to pull it off. Will be returning...More

1  Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Maybe the best curry in the UK? I came here after a colleague recommended it. I couldn't find it at first and it was quite tucked away, and as I was on a date, and I took a gamble recommending eating here, I was thinking...More

1  Thank EmmaMay94
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not busy on a Monday night but I don't know why. This place is fantastic. Relaxing atmosphere with friendly staff and superb food. Left me wanting more. I had the chargrilled meat and fish platter and it was sublime.

1  Thank DaveBoss
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1 May 2017|
Response from DutchDiverFrank | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant and ask.
John B
10 October 2016|
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Response from TopCat57 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but don't think buffet is their style.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 High West Street, Dorchester DT1, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Dorchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 257492
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