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The Akash

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
76 Topping Street, Blackpool FY1 3AD, England
+44 1253 626677
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“curry” (77 reviews)
“poppadoms” (38 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
76 Topping Street, Blackpool FY1 3AD, England
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1 - 10 of 567 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We come here every year at Christmas. The food is excellent and there is plenty of it. The staff are great and very friendly. The atmosphere is good even when it's not busy. But when it's busy it's worth waiting that extra few minutes for...More

2  Thank malc h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here before a few years ago. Lovely place to have a curry , very nice staff. Will come again next time I'm in Blackpool.

1  Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutley amazing food with a great host set in the heart of blackpool, located only a few moments away from the winter gardens and near local pubs and clubs it makes for a great start or end to an evening. Absolutley love this place and...More

1  Thank Joe M
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

The Akash is in a league of its own when it comes to curry and hospitality. A genuine warm welcome is always the greeting. The food is unrivalled very tasty with the perfect amount of spice. Can't wait to go again

3  Thank Brendan K
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

I just don't know what it was that made me absolutely fall in love with this place... Don't dare be put off by the retro carpeted stairs that take you up to the restaurant. Don't dare expect use a toilet that pretends to be anything...More

2  Thank Bint195
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic. We love Indian cuisine as a family and i cant believe this place has been right under our nose all these years! We ordered chicken chat for starters and a masala, dansak, and pathia as our main meals. I cant fault any of...More

2  Thank Natasha J
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Knock out meal again, forgot how big the portions are here. But we all enjoyed every mouthful. This was our third visit here and we have tried something different each time. One of the best curry houses we've been to.

2  Thank Martin H
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Went here with my husband in December after seeing the reviews on trip advisor. It looks nothing from the front as you have to walk upstairs but you are in for a treat if you do.My husband is from Birmingham and I lived there with...More

2  Thank Maxine R
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We were visiting from Plymouth (one adult two children) and were the first customers in the place. We were made to feel really welcome by the owner and the other staff. The food was excellent (main courses were CTM x2 and a Pathia) with big...More

2  Thank JonnyBongo99
Reviewed 20 December 2017

The surroundings maybe quite humbled and upstairs but the food in Akash is first class. We have been using this restaurant for over 20 years, I even remember Sammy the owners Dad running the restaurant, in all that time the food as always been good,...More

2  Thank David G
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Claire B
14 July 2017|
Response from Templar68 | Reviewed this property |
Yes ,open till 12 Sunday till Thursday and 1.00am Friday and Saturday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Topping Street, Blackpool FY1 3AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 626677
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