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Rajah Restaurant

€€ - €€€Indian, , Vegetarian Friendly
5A Queen Street, Wells BA5 2DP, England
+44 1749 673978
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (8 reviews)
“poppadoms” (7 reviews)
“indian food” (9 reviews)
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Indian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
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5A Queen Street, Wells BA5 2DP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

the folks at just ales recommended Rajah -- and we were having such a good time, we did take out. What a great combination! The naan was the best I've ever had, and all the Vegetarian dishes were great -- thank you. Can't wait to...More

Thank Maureen W
Joy A, Manager at Rajah Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review and we are glad you enjoyed your meal :-)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read the somewhat mixed reviews, but really fancied Indian food last night. Steep stairs covered in good quality pub carpet to get in and upstairs. Restaurant is fairly small but caters for two's to small groups. Decor is fine, it is what it is supposed...More

Thank Crumplehorn
Joy A, Manager at Rajah Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for your review! We are very happy you enjoyed your food and dining experience here. We always strive to give the best service to all our customers. We look forward to seeing you again :-)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a bit hidden up stairs but is well worth the visit. Charming service and good food. Have Indian Cobra beer - which is a sort of lager type.

Thank 66Frank1982
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Ordered takeaway of mixed starter, onion bhaji, poppadoms, chicken bhuna, rice and nan. All okay until an unexpected ball point pen in the main course! They sorted by exchanging the main dishes but it was a walk back across Wells and a late evening meal!...More

Thank Mark W
Joy A, Manager at Rajah Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Hi Mark, thanks for your review. This is something that has never happened before in the 30 years we have been in Wells. We asked our chef what happended and it seemed like he didnt realise the pen was in the empty container when he...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Modest decor, great prices, great service, great food. A must do if you like a decent curry. The chicken dansak is a personal favourite

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We had a meal here and were really pleased with the size and taste of the portions but it was fast food. We were not given enough time to relax before or during the courses. The waiters were lovely and, as said, the food was...More

1  Thank Liz H
Joy A, Manager at Rajah Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hello, thank you for your review and i am sorry if the service was rushed. I will pass this onto my staff and ensure that this doesn't happen again. We hope you come back again. Many thanks and i am glad you enjoyed the food.

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Visiting Wells for the weekend and fancied a curry as not had one for a few weeks. As this is the only Indian in Wells decided to give it a try. The appearance is off putting as said in other reviews but we didn't let...More

1  Thank candc17
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We lived in Wells twenty years ago and used this place often so thought we'd go back during an overnight stay two days ago. Horrible mistake. I've been eating and loving Indian food for about forty years and I can't remember a worse experience. It's...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our meal at the Rajah. The restaurant is small and the service is excellent with a very good, friendly waiter. We do enjoy Indian cuisine and felt that the food at Rajah was fine, but nothing special, the dishes were tasty and well...More

Thank milesopie
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Walked in early on the offchance on a saturday night and the place was packed. It is small, but we managed to get seated within a couple of minutes, the waiter was great, very friendly and good humoured. Service was quick, and the food was...More

Thank Rockdinosaur1969
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 11:30
18:00 - 11:30
18:00 - 11:30
18:00 - 11:30
18:00 - 11:30
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5A Queen Street, Wells BA5 2DP, England (Formerly Rajah Tandoori)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Wells
  • Phone Number: +44 1749 673978
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