From West African chicken joints to incredible Indians, Blackburn has restaurants that will delight foodies, and all of the finest local eateries can be booked with Quandoo. With such a large Asian population, it's no surprise that curry looms large in the local dining scene. But it's not the end of the story. Italian, British, African, American, Chinese – all of these culinary traditions have a place on Blackburn's restaurants map. And with our help, you can try them all.
If you're after incredible South Asian food, Whalley Range Bazaar is the place to go. With easily Blackburn's biggest collection of curry houses, Whalley Range is paradise for foodies, and Quandoo features all of the quarter's finest establishments. For example, you can really push the boat out at Indian banqueting suites, where plush interior furnishings match up to the wonders on the menu. But there are humbler Indian restaurants in Blackburn too, where classic bhunas and jalfrezis will banish any winter blues and spice up your evening too.
Indian food is only one of Blackburn's restaurants scene, and there are plenty of other gastronomic adventures to be had in the area. Just to take one example, there are African eateries which whip up unique chicken marinades and prepare sublime steaks (whether you have them in classic filet mignon style, or rubbed with West African herbs). If you're feeling the need to explore something different, check out Blackburn's African restaurants. They are the perfect option for meat eaters with a hankering for new tastes.
Then again, you can also tuck into much more familiar dishes at Blackburn's restaurants. Over in Belthorn, Italian chefs weave their magic, offering up authentic pizzas, sharing platters with prosciutto, bresaola and other meat delights, along with all of the pasta options you could ever need. Down in Darwen, steakhouses cook locally-sourced beef right in front of diners' eyes on heated slabs, while laid-back bars serve towering burgers and buckets of fries. It's a vibrant region for dining fans, so explore all of the restaurants near Blackburn with Quandoo.