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Tara Indian Cuisine

128 Dunlop St E, Barrie, Ontario, Canada (City Center)
(705) 737-1821
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Ranked #95 of 382 Restaurants in Barrie
Price range: $13 - $30
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
Neighborhood: City Center
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
Neighborhood: City Center
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71% Recommend
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English first
UK
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

1. Excellent service 2. Amazed to find such a good selection of vegetarian food in Barrie 3. Great portion size. 4. Lovely peaceful environment to eat If I could ask one thing.. put a non alcohol beer on the menu! There are so many to pick these days all will go well with a curry....

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Barrie
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Service, food, drinks and atmosphere are simply amazing. I have been on a couple occasions and have never been disappointed. Brought some friends in for a nice dinner and we all had a fantastic time. Chicken tikka masala is my favourite so far!

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Barrie, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My husband and I had our first experience with this wonderful restaurant a couple of weeks ago. We will definitely go back...The Service was above and beyond and the food was incredible! So good, soo much and reasonably priced! If you are in Barrie and you love Indian Cuisine...Go to TARA

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1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

My wife and myself read so much about this restaurant that we went there for our anniversary. We have eaten at many different Indian restaurants so we are not new to the food so... We started by ordering 2 papadums and 1 order of Onion Bhaji. We received 1 papadum and 6 Bhajis. I mentioned to the waiter that we... More

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Barrie, Canada
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

If you aren't a regular you won't get very good service. My fiancé and I tried it for the first time because there was a wagjag and I have to tell you... The food was good but it was not worth the high prices and the slow and not very friendly service. It cannot be blamed on the dinner rush... More

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Apart from good location and food, everything is bad service is the worst with rude staffs, and it's costly I had various bad experiences with this reastuarant, i usually avoid going with family or client and have stopped going myself as well. I still remember at one instance i complianed about the uncooked biryani and the staff started arguing &... More

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Barrie, Ont
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

I have been to this restaurant many times over the last 17 years, the same owners have always been there and the food is good, you can easily go wrong with Indian food but these guys know how to prepare it, you won't get the same quality any where outside of Toronto. Don't know what all the bad reviews are... More

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BARRIE
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We had heard so much about this restaurant, and as we love Indian food, made it a special occasion night a while back. The restaurant is tiny, cramped and uncomfortable. It was a cold night, we were seated near the door, and we nearly froze to death. Our server was hurried and verging on rude and honestly, we HATED our... More

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Barrie, Ontario, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Have to say the Lunch special is wonderful . lots of variety stacks of fresh hot bread baked in the old way , both spiced dishes traditional flavors as well as mild . Well priced help yourself style for lunch trade Clearly planned to please fast pace needs as well as pleasant clean comfortable place were you are greeted with... More

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Brampton, Canada
1 review
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Tara is an authentic Indian cuisine restaurant and I had the misconception that their treatment would also match the authentic Indian Values, but sadly they didn't, I had the most unfortunate experience when I visited this place in the second week of January. The buffet food was not ready although they knew that we were expected, their excuse was they... More

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