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Rajah Restaurant

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5A Queen Street, Wells BA5 2DP, England (Formerly Rajah Tandoori)
+44 1749 673978
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18:00 - 11:30
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Sun - Thu 18:00 - 11:30
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Always friendly staff that have time to be polite and engage with the customers and the food is delicious. My kid loves eating food from Rajah too so it makes a great family treat on a Friday night.

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Thank W D
Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

arrived in Wells late at night and by chance arrived here with the family inc. two young kids.. what a fantastic Indian restaurant. the food and service were excellent and great value too

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Thank 1giveup
Bath, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Ignore the decor and enjoy good food and friendly service in this unassuming Indian restaurant. Excellent range of dishes. We had some poppadoms to start, a couple of mains, three side dishes and a large bottle of Cobra for a little over £30. We will return (yet again!)

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Thank Leigh C
Well, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Access to the Rajah is up a very steep and narrow flight of stairs from the entrance in Queen Street. The restaurant space is cramped and the décor in a relatively poor state of disorder. I suspect many might turn around and leave at this point. But don't because the food is great. Service is fast and friendly and the... More 

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Thank Kevin W
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

How hard can it be to wiz up yogurt, water and a little sugar? Too hard for these folks as its not on the menu but something similar labelled as a mango lassi is available ,out of a box I think! It took them 2 goes at getting it right. Ok, food was hot and tasted ok but the decor... More 

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Thank sdadkd1
Bath, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Ordered a takeaway from here for the first time and wasn't disappointed. Friendly welcome as always and speedy service. I like the fact that they place the takeaway dishes in a big cardboard box/tray (no worries about spillages in the car) and that they give you free poppadums & salad/garnish. The food was up to its usual high standard. (The... More 

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Thank Leigh C
Uk
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Me and my mum tried this indian on our holiday in wells and oh my god we were amazed! It is the best food i have ever eaten in my life, we were able to customise the curry dishes heat and we asked for a saucy curry. We highly recommend: Garlic rice Vegtable buhna Garlic tandoori naan Garlic and chilli... More 

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Wells, United Kingdom
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322 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2016

This is Wells' only Indian restaurant so no competition. Decor and ambience dull. Food OK but nothing outstanding. Friendly staff but aura of 'somewhere else'. Not easy to access with strep stairs. Entrance unprepossessing with piles of empty boxes. Needs some revival!

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Thank SueJennings
Wells, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Went here for a groups Christmas do. Restaurant is upstairs (one flight) so is hard to access for some. Staff all very friendly and not too pushy... Food was of a decent quality and good value for money. Most likely to to return at some point but not for a special occasion.

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Thank Dan A
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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

From the outside walking in it wasn't what I expected. Walking up the stairs it was like walking into someone's flat but as you walk in it was on the small side ( tables very close together). The service was nothing outstanding but ok. The food wasn't unpleasant, hot and plentiful. We did ask for one meal to be 'nut'... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Balti, Eastern European
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 11:30
Monday
18:00 - 11:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 11:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 11:30
Thursday
18:00 - 11:30
Friday
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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