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The Pavilion Indian Restaurant

) #69 of 422 Restaurants in Bolton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Asian,
538-542 Blackburn Road, Bolton BL1 8NW, England
+44 1204 301154
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (21 reviews)
“poppadoms” (13 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:30All hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
538-542 Blackburn Road, Bolton BL1 8NW, England
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1 - 10 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Strange this one ! I was brought up in Bolton and for some unknown reason never made it to the Pavilion although it was only ten minutes drive away. Anyhow meeting old friends we decided to go local and give it a try . We...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our go to place . Always great service, happy waiters. Always look after us when we go. They go above and beyond. Never had a bad meal or drink. Parking at the back and out front is limited. Plenty of seating. Saturdays is their busy...More

Thank Vernon V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been going to the pavilion for over 20 years. The food is always very tasty & service great. It is nothing much to look at, but go beyond the decor you will not be disappointed.

Thank Johnsupport1969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant many times. In the good old days before the restaurant was extended the welcome was always fabulous. Staff took time out to converse with you at your table offering recommendations for different dishes to try and the food was great resulting in...More

Thank Tracy C
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Just had a takeaway from here, had lots in the past and also eaten here many times, it was awful, mine was more like a stew and my husband,s was a poor version of a jalfrezi. We rang them to complain and got equally poor...More

Thank julie w
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Indian food at its best with a great welcome. The service is good and not rushed but equally not slow.

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Nice Indian, the food came in a reasonable time and was really nice and the prices were decent. £3.90 for a pint of Cobra but its a nice pint so didn't have any hesitation to buy a few more.

Thank JamieCharnock
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Spare of the moment decision to go out for tea , the place was buzzing food delicious staff attentive fab night

Thank samanthag136
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I hadn't visited for a while and once again we were not disappointed with the excellent food or service. My husband had the chefs special curry which he found a little too spicy but other than that everything was lovely.

Thank MJT1966
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic good. Fantastic service. I have been going since it opened and it continues to be the best around the area

Thank EmmaH1986
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 41
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:30
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 538-542 Blackburn Road, Bolton BL1 8NW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton
  • Phone Number: +44 1204 301154
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