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Taj Indian Cuisine

3009 Carling Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
(613) 726-6955
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English first
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54 reviews 54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We have been numerous times to the Taj for their lunch buffet and always enjoyed it but not this time. None of the food was hot and the nan were rubbery and cold. Even after a new batch came out they were not good. All of the dishes were chicken = not a lamb or beef kabob in sight. Will... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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86 reviews 86 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Pretty good indian restaurant,very good service,good food,but maybe just not enough dishes....but so good for the price!!!(9$99 for lunch)...a great place anyway ;-) i would definitely go back if i'm to Ottawa once again!

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Chelsea, Canada
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105 reviews 105 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We love Indian food and Taj is definitely a place to go for it. We have been customers for many years and we are never disappointed with what we eat. This restaurant has been in business for 27 years and believe me… in all of those years, the standard has always been excellent. The service is impeccable, staff is extremely... More 

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ottawa canada
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183 reviews 183 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The location is on Carling across from the Coliseum Theatre. Service was friendly and quick. Large variety of choices and we noticed how fresh the selections were. Everything was well stocked. A good deal $$ for their lunch buffet. It's a relatedly small place - quite cozy. It's been in business a long time and surprising the first time I've... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Amazing food and service. Lunch buffet is a must. A lot of variety. The food is the best Indian food in Ottawa. A go to place with fast and friendly service.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We were in a big group and were in a hurry as well. The restaurant managed to make a place for us very quickly and served us with a great speed and accuracy. The food was good, serving size good as well. I liked daal, chicken tikka masala and chicken biryani. Their mixed platter was fantastic. Unfortunately we are in... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I visited this restaurant on Canada day along with three other friends. We wanted to go to some other restaurant seeing the reviews on TripAdvisor, but it was closed and we called TajMahal to confirm they are open. We called in advance and the Manager waited for us even after 2pm, the restaurant closes at 2pm and reopens in the... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

I always enjoy my meals at Taj Indian Cuisine. They are so accommodating on food sensitivities and the level of spiciness and are able to create delicious flavours without them being too hot. I love the egg plant and lamb dishes especially. The service is always warm and the atmosphere welcoming. Their lunch time buffet is also excellent and after... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

If I told you that my Mister and I have NEVER been out with another couple on a double date here in Ottawa, would you believe me? I bet you wouldn't. But it is the God's honest truth. I was beginning to think the practice might have died out. Boy!...am I glad to find out it hasn't. A few of... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

This place is a favourite of my family's and we've been coming here for years. The food is just phenomenal. My personal favourite is the paneer curry, but I also love the vegetarian korma and the butter chicken! Naan bread and pappadums on the side is fantastic. Really friendly service. I always leave here very full, because I just cannot... More 

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Address: 3009 Carling Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: (613) 726-6955
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Indian

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