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The Raj Indian Restaurant

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Avenida Marginal | Holiday Inn Algarve, Armacao de Pera, Portugal
+351 282 320 260
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18:30 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 18:30 - 23:00
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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We where staying in the Holiday Inn so this was perfect as it's attached to the hotel. Saturday night and a few where in already. Staff were really friendly and made us feel very welcome. Free papadorms and pickles which was nice, followed by a great couple of curries and nan and some beer and wine, finished with coffee. Alround... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Part of the Holiday Inn, the Raj has an outstanding position overlooking the ocean and serves an outstanding curry too. There is even a large terrace to enjoy the sunset. The service is excellent - friendly and interested, but without being overpowering - and the food is top quality. A good, value for money meal (especially with their 10% discount... More 

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Leyland, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the restaurant twice in a 5 night stay in early March 2017. On both occasions the restaurant wS reasonably quiet and staff made us feel very welcome. Poppadoms with pickles plus main courses was plenty for us and we were offered mild, medium or hot variants of each dish ordered. The portions were generous and after, adding rice or... More 

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HolidayInnAlgarve, Director of Sales at The Raj Indian Restaurant, responded to this review

Good Afternoon, Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your evenings with us. We very much appreciate your comments. We hope you will return again soon. Kindest regards Vicki Good More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

When you need that spice and chilly in your life, eat here. Nice food, with very good service from Vicky. Lovely location (inside the Holiday Inn).

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HolidayInnAlgarve, Director of Sales at The Raj Indian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal. We very much appreciate your comments. We hope it is not too long before you return. Kindest rgards. Vicki Good More 

UK
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Couldn't fault the food or the service! Our meals were both very tasty and fresh, with our waiter being really friendly and attentive. We had a very pleasant evening and were glad we took previous reviewers advice to visit!

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HolidayInnAlgarve, Director of Sales at The Raj Indian Restaurant, responded to this review

Good Morning, Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meals, and very much appreciate your comments. We hope it is not too long before you return. Kindest regards Vicki Good More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

The place was very clean, the staff were very attentive and professional, the prices were extremely reasonable, the the menu was extensive. A 10% discount was given due to being guests of the Holiday Inn Hotel. A nice gesture was complimentary poppadoms and dips whilst waiting for our main meal. I was a little surprised it only took a short... More 

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HolidayInnAlgarve, Director of Sales at The Raj Indian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are very sorry that your evening in our Raj Indian Restaurant did not meet your expectactions. These are not the standards that we aim for nor those that we normally achieve. We appreciate your feedback as it will enable us to ensure that this is not repeated. Kindest regards Vicki Good More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Having visited Armacao de Pera many times over the last few years, we promised ourselves that we would visit Raj situated on the seafront with commanding views over the sea and beaches of the beautiful Algarve An Emperor would not be disappointed in dining in this spotlessly clean restaurant. The restaurant opens at 6.30pm which suited us really well as... More 

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HolidayInnAlgarve, Director of Sales at The Raj Indian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your evening in the Raj Indian Restaurant. We very much appreciate your comments. We look forward to your next visit. Kindest regards Vicki Good More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Heard this was a good Indian restaurant which was attached to our hotel. Good reviews on trip advisor. Wasn't wrong, excellent food, amazing flavours. My husband has a nut allergy and they took this into careful consideration. Would agree with previous reviewer that waiters , although absolutely lovely, were a little too attentive. Meal for two with two starters two... More 

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HolidayInnAlgarve, Director of Sales at The Raj Indian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed your dinner in our Raj Indian Restaurant. We very much appreciate your comments. We hope you will return here again soon. Kindest regards Vicki Good More 

glasgow
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

The Holiday Inn Hotel has a particularly nice Indian Restaurant (Raj) which is open from 6.30pm to 11.00pm except Mondays. Good varied selection of hot main dishes, salads and sweets and attentive staff. Definitely worth a visit!

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HolidayInnAlgarve, Director of Sales at The Raj Indian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and recommendation, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your meal in our Raj Restaurant. We hope you will visit again soon. Kindest regards Vicki Good More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Top of the Indian RESTURANT in Algarve. It is suited in hotel, do you do not have find. They served Lunches w Dinners.

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HolidayInnAlgarve, Director of Sales at The Raj Indian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal, and very much appreciate your comments. We hope you will return again soon. Kindest regards. Vicki Good. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Balti, Asian, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 23:00
Thursday
18:30 - 23:00
Friday
18:30 - 23:00
Saturday
18:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Marginal | Holiday Inn Algarve, Armacao de Pera, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Armacao de Pera
  • Phone Number: +351 282 320 260
Description
The Raj Indian Restaurant located in the Holiday Inn, Armação de Pêra has a fabulous location overlooking the ocean and has established an excellent reputation for great food and service. Enjoy an evening of authentic Indian cuisine whilst watching the sun set on the horizon and choose your favourite dishes, cooked just the way you prefer. During the summer months dinner may be served on the terrace or in the cool of the restaurant.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?