The Last Days of The Raj

DinningtonIndian
Wonderful
5.6/6
189 Reviews

About The Last Days of The Raj

The Last Days of the Raj were some years past – Indian independence was 60 years or so ago – and, indeed, The Last Days of the Raj restaurant is a long way from India itself, but they’re putting up a more than decent effort from their location in Dinnington Village. Their menu is inspired by the flavours of India and Bangladesh, and the whole gamut of spices and ingredients that are so entailed, from starters fresh from the tandoor ovens or a range of curries that takes in both the classics of the genre and a few house signatures thrown in for good measure. Visit The Last Days of the Raj on the Main Street in Dinnington Village, just up the road from Newcastle for an Indian meal to remember in the North East.

Opening Times

Open now - Closes at 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Address

The Last Days of The Raj
Main Road, Dinnington Village, Dinnington
Dinnington NE13 7JS

Menu Highlights

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Starters

Tandoori Chicken

Marinated quarter chicken cooked in the Tandoori oven. (d)
£3.95

Bhuna Prawn on Puri

Bhuna Prawn on a puri bread (w)
£3.50

Tandoori Special Kebab

Chicken Tikka, Lamb Tikka & Sheek Kebab. (d)
£4.95

More about The Last Days of The Raj, Dinnington

The Last Days of the Raj were pretty spectacular – what with the splitting of one of the largest colonies in the world into several different countries – and, while it might be a little bit far-fetched to say that The Last Days of the Raj restaurant is as spectacular as that, they are pretty impressive in their own chosen field. Arthur Khan began the restaurant back in 1984, and while they didn’t open until 2015 in Dinnington Village, they have already been awarded with the Best Newcomer award at the British Curry Awards. Take a trip to Dinnington to see the Last Days of the Raj in its full glory.

A restaurant doesn’t become as well-regarded as The Last Days of the Raj in Dinnington Village without a few special things on the menu. Alongside the classic curries and tandoori dishes, there are plenty of house signatures to get your teeth into. Seafood fans will try the monkfish jalfrezi or the Goan coconut Machli, with tamarind and chilli, whereas spice fiends will go straight for the Jhal Jhool Duck, with an aromatic, Madras-strength sauce, or the Murgh Naga, with chicken and the eponymous Bangladeshi chillies. Vegetarians are well catered for too – go for the Maharajah’s Spiced Vegetable Biryani – and as such, something for the whole party can be found at The Last Days of the Raj in Dinnington Village. Book a table now, as they do get busy on occasion.

189 The Last Days of The Raj Reviews

Wonderful
5.6/6
189 Reviews
Value for money:Great value
Noise levels:Very pleasant
Food:Outstanding
Atmosphere:Excellent
Service:Excellent
Waiting time:Exceptionally good
"Excellent"
6/6
Claire L.a month ago · 9 reviews

We were there for a birthday last night food was amazing as always . Staff are very good . This is my favourite place local to me

"Excellent"
6/6
Carl K.2 months ago · 1 review

Staff were attentive and friendly. This is not the first or last time I'll go there as the food is fab with a relaxed environment to eat in.

"Excellent"
6/6
Ian D.2 months ago · 3 reviews

As usual the service was 1st class and the food superb! We were catching up after 15 years so had lots to talk about, but at no time did the staff rush us to our table - my favourite Indian restaurant continues to be my favourite Indian restaurant!!!