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The Taj Mahal Indian Restaurant & Takeaway

63 Daniel Place, Penzance, England
01736 366630
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Ranked #19 of 146 restaurants in Penzance
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW via mobile

My wife and I popped in on a Tuesday night while on holiday. We live in Birmingham so are used to good curry houses, and this was every bit as good as we get in the West Midlands. I had an excellent biriyani, while my wife tried some of the vegetarian options, and we shared a couple of side dishes.... More

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

We found this restaurant and booked for the following evening for 8.30. We arrived promptly and the couple in front of us (who hadn't booked) were seated and then we were asked to sit in reception as all tables occupied. We waited til after 9 with lots of promises of a table soon and walked out as most peolpe seemed... More

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Penzance, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

I have been going here for years however my experiences have not always been 100%. This is too expensive for what it is, we usually have 2 Biryanis and one main and one rice £45! Deffinatley not worth the money! Lately the food and service has been awful! Stale soft poppadoms that are overpriced in the first place, and my... More

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Penzance, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

Worst takeaway meal we have ever had......undercooked vegetables and rice. Soft popadoms and under cooked rice. went back to this restaurant after a break and will not be going back. £35in the bin!

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Bath, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We had two meal here while staying in Mousehole...the curries were so good we asked the owners if they would move to Bath near where we live....unfortunately they are happy to stay in Penzance.

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Somerset
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

It pains me to writefor the first time a bad review-look at my others- but we went here because of favourable Trip Advisor and Curry Club reviews , after finding the recommended chip shop opposite, was closed on Sundays. Judging from the procession of people entering we were in for a treat. We had a takeaway. My wife had a... More

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TRURO
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Visited Penzance because its where I used to work but transferred to Truro to work. Heard great things about this restaurant and wanted to see for myself. My girlfriend and myself where seated by a lovely friendly host and seated accordingly. We were immediately offered refreshments and asked if would wanted poppadoms, which we did. I had a chicken balti... More

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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34 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We were in Cornwall for the week and fancied and Indian, the one closest to our accommodation did not have great TripAdvisor reviews, so we went a little further afield to Penzance to The Taj Mahal. There was the standard selection of curries on offer, with the addition of some Nepalese curries. We when to a Pahthia and a Chicken... More

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Pontyclun, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Just around the corner from The Lugger, where we stayed, excellent cuisine and friendly staff. Clearly popular with locals.

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Penzance
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3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Clearly Nepalese which was different from the usual Banglasdeshi. the food was better than average but not excellent. the staff are very friendly and smile

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