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Rajdoot Tandoori

18 Albert Square, Manchester M2 5PE, England
+44 161 834 2176
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“curry” (90 reviews)
“poppadoms” (57 reviews)
“chicken” (63 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
18 Albert Square, Manchester M2 5PE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was told once upon a time some 20 years past this was a very good Indian curry place. I went there with a colleague on 3rd December 2018 and found the food appalling. Service was mediocre and the price was silly. A papadam was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank hussainmunir
Rajdoot-Team, Public Relations Manager at Rajdoot Tandoori, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear hussainmunir Many thanks for your review. Apologies that you were not happy on this occasion. Our prices our clearly marked on our menu so guests can make an informed decision before coming to our restaurant. Our prices for the city centre is extremely reasonable...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to the Rajdoot Tandoori restaurant in Manchester on the recommendation of a friend. What a great restaurant, very spacious, fantastic food, attentive and lovely staff. Would recommend anyone visiting Manchester city centre, who loves Indian food, to pay a visit.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Andrew I
Reviewed 6 days ago

Called on saturday night at 8.30 without booking and it was full, spoke to the lady on reception and she said a table would be available at 9.15.Went back and had a fantastic meal the food and service were faultless, my son actually said it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank trevorn34
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was fantastic and the establishment is modern yet traditional. Service was attentive and not obtrusive.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Joshua7893
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I, and a friend decided to eat here on Sunday night based on the online reviews. As the restaurant was near our hotel, we thought, we'd give this place a go. We normally eat at Asha's but decided to try a different...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 1Cheekylama
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love The Rajdoot! Easy to overlook or miss because it is has an unassuming entrance to its basement position in Albert Square. It is a hidden gem. Fabulous food, great staff, lovely decor, warm and friendly atmosphere, very reasonable prices and great value for money....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ala_7
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose Rajdoot Tandoori to celebrate an 'away point' for our team at Old Trafford. First impressions on entering the restaurant were very good and we liked the contemporary decor, the organisation of space and the warm atmospheric lighting. Most of our food was excellent...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tintin630
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had just visited here with my family and we had the most amazing evening! Very friendly and welcoming staff, gorgeous food with excellent portion size and lovely interior! I had Chicken Shashlik and Peswari Naan and it was the best I have ever tasted!...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Phoebe J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It could so easily have been spoiled by the very exuberant table of diners next to us. Trying to have a business conversation with raucous, verging on riotous, laughter and shouting just became too difficult to overcome. Staff came to our rescue and offered to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sue W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful restaurant in a great location. The decor is fabulous and classy. Staff are friendly and welcoming but the star of the show is definitely the food! Fresh interesting flavours with a variety of brilliant ingredients. Anyone who appreciates good food needs to come and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jay A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:45
18:00 - 22:45
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:45
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:45
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:45
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Albert Square, Manchester M2 5PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 834 2176
  • E-mail
Rajdoot Manchester has been serving delicacies to customers for nearly 50 years and was the first Tandoori restaurant in Europe to open in 1966. Located under the depths of Albert Square, Rajdoot Manchester gives a sense of escapism to Moglai inspired interiors, where guests can enjoy an authentic dining experience in an atmospheric and ambient setting. With a central Manchester location, Rajdoot can also be adapted into a space for your corporate event or office party. We specialise in delivering great value, high quality 2-3 course menus and have delivered to the likes of Co-operative, BMW, PwC, United Utilities and many law chambers. Additionally, we host the annual Curry Club networking event and have been for the last 33 years.
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