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The Dhaka

6 Orwell Place, Ipswich IP4 1BB, England
+44 1473 251397
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good16%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“poppadoms” (12 reviews)
“gosht” (4 reviews)
“chicken tikka” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 Orwell Place, Ipswich IP4 1BB, England
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Reviewed April 25, 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 April 13, 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 April 13, 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 March 29, 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 March 19, 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 January 27, 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 January 26, 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 January 22, 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 January 21, 2018

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

Thank daveinkent44
Reviewed December 17, 2017

Brilliant night out here, the menu choice was brilliant and the staff superb and attentive. Service was perfect and a great atmosphere cannot fault the Dhaka and will come again on our next visit to friends in Ipswich.

Thank alanp343
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
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.
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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