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The Maharajah

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Indian, , Asian
6 High Street | Purton, Swindon SN5 4AA, England
+44 1793 770253
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (21 reviews)
“poppadoms” (16 reviews)
“rice” (14 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
Indian, Balti, Asian, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
6 High Street | Purton, Swindon SN5 4AA, England
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Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

After trying many different curry houses in the area, we now frequently order from here, it’s our favourite Indian but tonight was exceptional. Everything was above and beyond. Popadoms crisp and then melted in the mouth all curries were so full of flavour and texture....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SabrinaRowe
Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

We went on a Saturday night. Restaurant was quiet, only about a dozen people. I had the chicken pakora starter and the hot fish curry as mains. Both was excellent. I have not tried the fish before. I will have it again. The owner was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank christopherho29
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

We came here on a Thursday night. The restaurant was quite and we were served very politely. Total cost was £55 for a starter and 2 curries and a bottle of wine. The curry was great although parts of the cinnamon sticks were left in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Got a delivery out Friday. Delivered fairly quickly. Order incorrect, although label said tikka it was definately korma. Special Biryani, asked for medium flavour-it actually had no flavour, worst I've had. Used to love the food from here but definately gone down hill, whats going...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank cclaireabell
Reviewed 13 September 2018

I went to this restaurant with some friends. The location is very nice and very relaxing.The owner and all the staff are very professional and friendly and let you feel very comfortable. We had an amazing Dal, this is the best indian cuisine that I...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank EleanorRigby13
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Such a shame ! I've used the delivery service before and the food has been OK. On this occasion the food was tasteless, bland and cold plus missing my rice dish, bill was £32 for two dishes plus a bread, obviously minus the rice.. I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Marc M
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We visited the Maharajah because my partner is vegan, Im vegetarian and the menu is helpful in planning our meals. We live relatively locally and we're staying at a friend's house nearby Obviously we ordered veggie curries, mine a Madras and Jan ordered a Byriani....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Max H
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

of Purton.... This has to be the very best Indian cuisine for miles around. A extensive menu / wine list and superb atmosphere. Owner Khalique is very genuine and most helpful. Free parking less than 100 yards away. I will not be venturing anywhere else,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ian B
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is always great. Delicious food, great atmosphere, friendly staff. Always a great time had by all!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank heather0215
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Very good takeaway, good size portions and fresh flavours. Good menu with different and unusual dishes available. Estimated time for collection was a little off meaning that food was a little cold but this was a minor issue.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SnowWhite78
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 High Street | Purton, Swindon SN5 4AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Swindon
  • Phone Number: +44 1793 770253
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The Maharajah is famous for its exceptional food and there is always something special going on. From the moment you walk through the door a special dining experience awaits you. We accept bookings for parties of ten or more or just for that romantic meal for two. Order a drink from our fully licensed bar, then sit back and enjoy a tradition of authentic cuisine from the Indian Subcontinent in."Purton's Hidden Indian Treasure".Situated in the lovely North Wiltshire village of Purton the Maharajah boasts a unique surrounding. Purton is a lively village with two clubs, two pubs, a top grade hotel and of course The Maharajah Restaurant. "Visit the village and pop in for the finest in Tandoori and Balti dishes".
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