In the centre of Kettering is the fantastic Indian restaurant, the Raj Restaurant. It’s close to the main train station, as well as plenty of parking, so you’ll have no problem getting here if you live out of town, and if you’re already in Kettering for a spot of shopping or just visiting for the day then it’s ideally situated for a post-activity relaxing meal.
You’ll soon discover that the Raj is an Indian restaurant with a difference. From the outside, it’s immediately clear that the sleek, modern exterior is set apart from the rest of the pack. Once inside, you’ll be wowed by the chic, contemporary space with modern wooden furniture and soft mood lighting. It’s the perfect place to go for a laid-back first date that’ll still impress your companion, or for an extra-special weekday treat if you want to dine in style.
The menu makes the most of the fine, local produce and strives to feature the finest seasonal produce. The Raj has been serving food in this establishment for over 18 years, so you can rest assured that each dish is prepared with the highest standards in mind. To start with, try the king prawn butterfly or a tangy chaat – chicken pieces cooked in a tangy sauce on bed of salad. If you’re after something lighter, try the delicate garlic mushrooms. For your main dish, try the signature swordfish maach, an aromatic, fragrant spices dish of swordfish served in a simmering spicy sauce with fresh herbs and spices. Try the traditional Tandoori specialities, too, as the hot clay oven seals in moisture and flavour. For a vegetarian option, go for the sweet and sour dish of shobzi dhansak with lentils for a satisfying and tasty meal. Don’t forget to try the yummy naan breads, or go for something a little bit different with a light paratha bread or a delicate chappati.
The Raj Restaurant in Kettering, Northamptonshire is ideal for any kind of meal, as the great food and stylish surroundings will make even an ordinary meal out into something memorable.