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The Dhaka

€€ - €€€Indian, Asian,
6 Orwell Place, Ipswich IP4 1BB, England
+44 1473 251397
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“poppadoms” (12 reviews)
“gosht” (4 reviews)
“chicken tikka” (6 reviews)
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
6 Orwell Place, Ipswich IP4 1BB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Short of time 6 of us wanted a pre-theatre curry. Internet directed us to the Dhaka, just 6 mins walk. This was new to us all, but what a find. Staff were brilliant and very welcoming. Food was a good average mainstream Indian, and the...More

Thank raylee46
Reviewed 25 April 2018

A very good curryhouse just outside Ipswich town centre. It was a weekday but still fairly busy and service was the right amount of wait time. Starters a little dry (shamee kebab and tandori chicken) but delicious mains and the best poppadoms + chutney +...More

Thank Matthew F
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Basically I would reiterate the previous comment “ it ain’t as good as I remember “ staff friendly but no warming plates , chicken seemed rubbery . I know food prices have risen but I prefer quality not quantity

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Whenever I visit family in Ipswich we always end up at the Dhaka. Service is excellent and food is really good. Can't fault it.

Thank KeithD42
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We haven't been here for several years and remembered the food and service as being excellent. Service was a little slow on this occasion and the food when it arrived was not especially hot (I seem to remember them previously putting the dishes on warming...More

Thank 8mrsh8
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The Dhaka serves up a decent curry, if a little expensive - £200 for 7 of us, two of whom were children and only 3 drinking alcohol. The food took a long time to arrive, about an hour, but they were sure to come and...More

Thank StarsAndSea318
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Great food ,really delicious ,served in good time Perfect service,very well priced Will go back without fail👍

Thank Iain C
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Poppadoms wine cobra for starters. Lovely. Starters also lovely. One veg and two sharers. Mains were Ceylon, tikka saag, and a couple of pathias, plus sides. Wine beer nice, we were all were very satisfied. Service was sublime and not over powering, but they all...More

Thank harpy15
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The food is great and the service is better, just let them know that you enjoy spice or not and the food will be catered to suit.

Thank Shaun M
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Nice atmosphere and lovely food. Cobra is £4.95 a pint, though - ouch! Recommend the salmon tikka - yummy.

Thank daveinkent44
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Orwell Place, Ipswich IP4 1BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 251397
postcode IP4 1BB
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