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Le Taj

2077 rue Stanley (south corner of Sherbrooke), Montreal, Quebec H3A1R7, Canada
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Ranked #99 of 4,473 Restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sun - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Sherbrooke
Transit: Peel Metro station is closest to us. Take the Stanley Street Exit. Publis Bus is the #24 on Sherbrooke street. Stop is at the corner of Peel and Sherbrooke.
Description: Deeply entrenched in downtown Montreal for more than 2 decades. Carefully staffed by people trained to treat every guest as a celebrity and invitingly decorated with complex figures embedded in simple, modern lines.
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Carmel, NY
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235 reviews 235 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

The concierge recommended this wonderful restaurant to us - and we are thankful. It was delicious. We each got the several course meal @$40/pp. We knew it would be way too much food - and it was - but, they packed it up for us and we get to enjoy the rest! We had soup, appetizers, 2 main dishes (each),... More

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Burlington, Vermont
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

If you get the $40 meal it is more than enough a 5 course meal! Some of the best Indian food I have had. The staff is attentive and sweet. I look forward to sending all who visit Montreal there no problem. Easy to make reservations online too. Thank you.

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Visited this place twice when I was on holiday in Montreal - really loved it! it's tucked away on a side street but well worth a visit - the food is really lovely, the atmosphere is even nicer, and the service is top class! You can watch through a window as your naan is being made and cooked which is... More

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Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

What wonders await new guests to Le Taj restaurant in Montreal. Nestled on Stanley St., between Maisonneuve and Sherbrooke St., Le Taj offers a celebration of Indian culture and an elevation of Indian cuisine. Having dined there with my husband on August 30th, the memory is still fresh in my mind. The dinner menu offers a complete range of popular... More

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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I know almost nothing of Indian food. Never before did I have a chance to try it. I was curious and thought a buffet would be a good start. I loved almost everything on the menu. It was full of flavour yet not too spicy. I guess they adapt it to the western palate. My favourite thing was curry meatballs... More

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Hartford, Connecticut
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Great atmosphere and location however the meal itself was average. We were seen by our waiter to take our order and that was the last we say of him. There was a table of about 12 seated in our area which took up most of our waiter's attention. My husband ordered lamb and I ordered beef and both of our... More

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Bangalore, India
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Happened to be at this hotel as i was searching for Indian restaurant which is close to the Hilton Garden Inn. As i am vegetarian had Vegetarian food and as i am from South India asked for spicy food i ended up eating food with lot of Chillies and not "real" spicy in that sense. Tandoori Roti and nan were... More

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Rome, Italy
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We visited this restaurant during our last holiday in Montreal, after 13 long years outside Canada. It is the one we left, even better since it has been renewed. It is clean and the tables are well prepared. The buffet is very good and a la carte is excellent. It is not easy to find an Indian restaurant offering such... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Wandering around after 9 pm close to our hotel looking for a place to eat we came upon Le Taj and saw people dining inside. We decided to try the cuisine as our 85 year old mom was with us and was tired. We were warmly greeted and although close to their closing time we were not made to feel... More

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

i went for two days to visit a friend----stayed at the Omni and was recommended this place-------unbelievable bread---the best----The lamb with creamed spinach was heavenly---best i ever tasted ----------the veggie plates were fantastic but the spicy chick peas took the cake home.. Go if in Montreal

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