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Raja Monkey

1355 Stratford Road | Hall Green, Birmingham B28 9HW, England
+44 121 777 9090
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“thali” (73 reviews)
“dosas” (51 reviews)
“mutton” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Street Food, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1355 Stratford Road | Hall Green, Birmingham B28 9HW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Worth the journey. Was recommended this place by an Asian friend and totally lived up to everything he said Will return soon

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From when this place was lassan eatery to now its still brilliant! Cobra is served chilled, the popadums crisp with some great chutney and the food is lush. The bhoti kebab is so well done, a hint of smokeyness in the tender lamb marinated to...More

1  Thank Striving_Perfection1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place! Superb food, good service, lovely people. We went on a Friday night, we booked and it was full. We both had the Thalis dishes. Chicken and lamb. Both were excellent. Fresh, hot, great flavours. The man bread was soft and buttery the lamb...More

1  Thank DDW1st
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great little place just out of town. Beware it is best to book as it is often very busy. We had popadoms as a starter which were light and crisp. Followed by a main course with that a Thanly dish. This consisted...More

1  Thank Colin S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love the way this restaurant functions Great food no frills meals exceptional service I will just keep coming back Parking can be awkward

1  Thank Barry S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have read and heard about Raja Monkey which boasts about Indian Street Food but I question how much they really know what Indian Food Tastes like. Yes the decor and presentation is genius and authentic but the food could not meet the overall expression...More

Thank MakChy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from yet another amazing meal at Raja Monkey. The food is just fantastic, I can honestly say I've never been disappointed with the food or service at this restaurant. Our waiter Sankar was excellent. They used to serve a Chicken Dosa as a...More

1  Thank Alison H
LasanGRP_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at Raja Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Alison, Happy Birthday! Thank you so much for choosing to celebrate with us and for this glowing review. We're thrilled to hear you had such an amazing birthday meal and we do hope you'll visit us again very soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Must get round to going back to this place- get the thali! This is a great little place just around the corner from me. Service very good and the food is tasty! I went for the thali but need to go back to try some...More

1  Thank yorkshirefoodie0
LasanGRP_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at Raja Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear yorkshirefoodie, Thank you so much for choosing to visit us and for taking the time to give us your kind feedback. It's great to hear you had such a delightful dining experience and we hope you'll be back again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious Indian street food. Friendly staff. Lively cafe surroundings.interesting fusion Of Indian street food in a western restaurant setting

1  Thank Linda C
LasanGRP_Manager, Guest Relations Manager at Raja Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Linda, Lovely to hear you had such a great time and we really appreciate this wonderful review. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having once visited several years ago (when it was called Lasan Eatery) and being disappointed, we decided to give Raja Monkey another go and this time we were definitely not disappointed. We booked online and our table was ready on arrival. We were quickly seated...More

1  Thank kunstar
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Linda-1083
18 March 2017|
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Response from Mileigh87 | Reviewed this property |
We never noticed any advise that the restaurant served halal food, however, it's not something we looked for. It is and Indian restaurant.
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Hayleymul1
6 November 2016|
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Response from Munayam K | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not permit you to bring your own alcohol. However it is a licensed restaurant and we have a selection for you to choose from our menu.
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Hayleymul1
6 November 2016|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
I bought lager in there so probably no.... sorry for late reply...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$28
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1355 Stratford Road | Hall Green, Birmingham B28 9HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 777 9090
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Description
Get closer to the real India at Birmingham's most vibrant road-side cafe. Feast on true classic curries from India's far-flung corners or explore the wonderful flavour variety of our Thalis, the undoubted stars of the show.
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