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The Days of the Raj

49 Great North Road | 49 Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2HH, England
+44 191 284 9666
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (12 reviews)
“rice” (13 reviews)
“poppadoms” (9 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Hours
Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
49 Great North Road | 49 Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2HH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time I've ordered and certainly the last. I opted for the mixed kebab starter. This, normally is a blend of lamb and chicken. Imagine my surprise as I opened up to find some dried burger thing and an onion bhaji... Not a mixed kebab...More

Thank Keithykeith
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our local Indian restaurant (near enough to walk to) and one of our regular haunts on a weekend (although we have visited on the odd occasion mid-week). Extensive menu and a spacious restaurant offe a dining experience consistently ‘a cut above’ other Indian restaurants in...More

Thank oldegeordiegourmet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancee and I fancied a takeaway and I remembered I used to go to this restaurant years ago and I’m pleased to say nothing has changed. I placed my order by phone for collection. When I walked in I was greeted with a warm...More

Thank rocksby
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

One of the better curry houses I have visited locally. The food is good, prices are reasonable. There are some unusual menu items which us always nice to see.

Thank Bex C
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Went with colleagues after work. Had the mixed platter for 6 persons which had a samosa,lamp chop,chicken cheat and onion bhajji. Then I had the chilli chicken gravy along with plain pulav rice. Little disappointed as the pulav seems to from broken basmati rice. The...More

Thank Suresh B
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Popped in to order a takeaway as sick of cooking and had not been here for a while and so pleased i did. Staff were excellent and attentive. Was told it would be about 30 mins and would i like to take a seat and...More

Thank Neil I
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Before I had my driving licence I would go past the Raj in 1986, by bus. Always thought, must go there some time. In addition I went to college in Huddersfield, so I like Punjab food. Last week went there, very pleased with the meal....More

Thank hugdavliv
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

The staff were very attentive showed us to our table and were served promptly with very good tasty food. We have visited The Days of the Raj on several occasions and have never been disappointed

Thank 8Jules
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Asked to wait when we got there despite a table being booked, while people walked in off the street and got seated immediately. Eventually seated in a back room, where we were the only customers for over an hour, making us feel like second class...More

Thank DawnW8040
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Went late (2100) one a Friday evening after arriving in Newcastle and the restaurant was rather quiet so we were seated without a reservation. The staff were attentive and supplied plenty of recommendations for main courses as they have quite an extensive menu. The duck...More

Thank thewithers1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Great North Road | 49 Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 284 9666
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The Days of Raj restaurant have been creating fantastic cuisine since 1984.Our menu reflects the vast range of cuisine in the Indian subcontinent with influences from Bengal, Parsi, Goan, Gujarati as well as British Raj. The restaurant has been one of the most successful in the north east. It embodies the culture of the Indian subcontinent and celebrates its rich history,culture and traditions. Experience the very best in traditional cuisine, amidst luxurious surroundings. Crisp linen tablecloths, fresh flowers and excellent service from friendly and efficient waiters all add to the enjoyment of the cuisine. Our menu has been designed to appease the most finicky of taste buds. Delectable biryanis or palate-tickling kebabs and tikkas. pick the food that matches your mood and occasion. We provide a traditional Indian taste that will leave your family and friends longing for more, with the Indian dining experience where food is synonymous with entertainment is our chief inspiration.
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