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€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
17 St. Nicholas Street, Ipswich IP1 1TW, England
+44 1473 210110
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“poppadoms” (30 reviews)
“rice” (13 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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17 St. Nicholas Street, Ipswich IP1 1TW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly this review is 100 % genuine. I have dined here recently and a nice meal. My main meal was a chicken tikka masala with pillau rice which was nice but not special. I was given a seat near the door as it was busy...More

Thank MrT98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not often I'm driven to review an establishment twice and to be honest this is the first time. There is truly not a better place to eat in Ipswich Indian wise, there may well be places with better reviews, but these are not all they...More

1  Thank ColinR1961
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first encounter was a bit deceiving. Zaika has two websites, one from the stone ages and one more commercial but half finished. After visitiing another Indian restaurant in Ipswich we had no idea what to expect. But this was quickly turned around. Zaika is,...More

2  Thank Frank M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quite and small restaurant with very nice variety of dishes and goid seperation of dishes by spice level. Prucing for two including starters, two main dishes, rice and drinks was around £40

Thank Eran G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great find. Thanks to Sid for the top tip. Will be back. Great food and great hospitality. Thank you

1  Thank Dale B
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Six of us visited Zaika on a Saturday night and all of us thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Food was excellent both in flavour and presentation as well as excellent service and reasonable price. Have to say it was best Indian meal we had all had...More

Thank Lulu t
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

While on business with colleagues we visited the Zaika quite late in the evening. They were happy to accommodate us upstairs. Starters and mains were top class, we all enjoyed, be aware the portion's are big, we could have shared rice and naan. The staff...More

Thank stevelew1s
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I am not a lover of Indian cuisine and was a bit concerned when this venue was chosen for our ladies night out but what a pleasant surprise I had! We were warmly welcomed and shown to our table and despite being very busy the...More

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Literally amazing Indian food, I've been twice this month already! Staff were lovely, helpful and kind. Would highly recommend, would say it's the best Indian in the area.

Thank Zoe G
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Went to Zaika with friends tonight. Food was amazing not oily and as to our taste, along with the service being very good. Can't fault the restaurant, staff very friendly. Will definitely be going back again.x

Thank Rupal160
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27 December 2016|
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Response from simon R | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry, Yes the restaurant is able to adapt for wheelchair users, there is a tiny step to the front followed by a ramp, We also have a disabled toilet on our ground floor, at the present time We do have a... More
Mark w
3 September 2016|
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Response from Nigel S | Reviewed this property |
Not sure - sorry for delay in replying. Quite new to this!
Ashley E
6 February 2016|
Response from LauraFinch1980 |
yes they have a nice selection of beers bottle and draught. cobra and kingfisher is available on draught.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 St. Nicholas Street, Ipswich IP1 1TW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 210110
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