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Rivaj Restaurant

) #9 of 331 Restaurants in Wigan $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
278 Mossy Lea Road, Wigan WN6 9RN, England
+44 1257 426648
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (22 reviews)
“poppadoms” (25 reviews)
“rice” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
278 Mossy Lea Road, Wigan WN6 9RN, England
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1 - 10 of 297 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely clean restaurant , food was fresh , staff were pleasant , would definitely recommend to others!More

Thank Diane300765
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your nice comments and positive review here on Tripadvisor. We are happy to learn that you have enjoyed your time with us. It will certainly encourage us to further enhance our effort to provide a memorable experience to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The delicious food is the first reason. There was a shoal of plump, juicy prawns in my Dansak, succulent chicken breast in my friend's Masala which were both accompanied by fragrant rice and fluffy nans. Service is polite and attentive, decor is modern with plenty...More

1  Thank MARK-BENS0N
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear MARK-BENS0N, First of all, i would love to thank you for taking time to write a great review here on Tripadvisor and for choosing Rivaj. I am really amazed upon reading your detailed description about the dishes and the tastes as well. We are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant surroundings for an enjoyable meal with family. We all ordered different meals and then shared them so that we could experience a variety of dishes. The food is exceptionally good and not overly expensive. Staff as usual provided first class service, we will no...More

Thank OldBear
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your kind note and for highlighting our service. We spend a lot of time on special training to optimize personalized service and selection of talents. Therefor, its a pleasure to see that you enjoyed the encounters with our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, friendly atmosphere and fabulous cocktails! #pornstarmartini 🍸🍸🍸 Would definitely recommend Rivaj for every occasion ⭐️⭐️⭐️More

Thank Mikeandkaz
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for visiting us again and also for sharing a nice review here on TripAdvisor. We at Rivaj work really hard to ensure a 100% customer satisfaction in service and food quality and all food are cooked fresh on the...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Went tonight & took mother & Father. Superb, so much so Mother & Father have picked their for their wedding anniversary. Was brilliant, so many staff & so much attention. The food was awesome & obviously cooked fresh to order. I had mixed Madras with...More

Thank carlwgnuk
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking time to write the great review of our restaurant. We work really hard to serve the best food in a great environment, and i am glad to see those efforts pay off on your last visit. We...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

We have been coming year for a fair few years on our way back from visiting another place not far from the restaurant, we are not local. Sometimes as a couple and sometimes 3 of us. We visited about 6 weeks ago, not a good...More

Thank Paul C
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Paul, Firstly we would like to thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant, we are very grateful to social media sites as we get to learn from customer experiences and better our services. From your review we have learnt that we...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017

If you want an authentic Indian meal dine at the Rivaj. The atmosphere is great, friendly attentive staff and great decor. The food is amazing and everytime we have visited it is of the same high standard. Looking forward to our return visit.More

Thank carolyn D
savasaachi, Guest Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Dear guest, Its always a pleasure to receive a good review, we work hard every day to ensure customer satisfaction, and yes when we receive a good review it motivates us to provide a better service each and every time. Hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017

Just love visiting this restaurant. The food, the decor, the lads and the vibe all make for a fantastic experience. You cannot help but enjoy yourself. This week I had vegetable samosas and dips to start then chicken tikka Jalfrezi, Sabzi (vegetable) rice, spicy Indian...More

Thank Carole H
savasaachi, Public Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Dear Guest, We are very happy to hear who much you enjoyed your time with us. We appreciate, that you took the time to share your experience with us and fellow visitors. As service from the heart is our key focus, I will certainly share...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We have been to the rivaj many of times but never done a review, the food is amazing they offer a £9.99 meal deal before 7pm and the food is brilliant, staff are always nice and go out their way to say hello, the restaurant...More

Thank ctwigan
savasaachi, Public Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you for taking time to review your visit and for choosing Rivaj. We are happy to know that our staffs made your visit pleasant and you enjoyed your meal here. We try our best to fulfill our guest's requirements and it's good to know...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Have been here a couple of times and the food has always been very good last night it was excellent the £9.95 3 course meal I couldn't believe the size of the portions the quality outstanding The starters first class the beer well chilled the...More

Thank Anorack
savasaachi, Public Relations Manager at Rivaj Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Your positive and informative review and effort to share your experience with us is well appreciated. It's really a pleasure to know that, our efforts satisfied your requirements and we hope to meet you again soon in our restaurant. All the best !:)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 278 Mossy Lea Road, Wigan WN6 9RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1257 426648
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