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141 Main Street, Prestwick KA9 1LA, Scotland
+44 1292 477318
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Ranked #16 of 33 Restaurants in Prestwick
Price range: $8 - $23
Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Indian
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
Description: The Taj Tandoori is Scotland's Premier Indian Restaurant and has just been voted Best Curry House in Scotland by the British Curry Awards. The Taj Indian Restaurant welcomes the opportunity of catering for all occasions, including parties and weddings. Within the restaurant we can cater for small or large parties. A recent addition is the Taj Executive Room which can be hired separately and can cater for up to 26 people in a private, sumptuous, relaxed atmosphere. To make your night very special you can either choose from the main menu or discuss with the Chef an exciting authentic Indian dish.
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English first
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 NEW

I've been here many times with family and friends. I've never had a bad experience here and the party's that attended with us have left feeling the same way. The pashwari (spelling) is the greatest!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

Living in a large city like Glasgow, you'd expect to find at least one Indian restaurant that offers good food but in fact there actually isn't! We've been going to Taj for years and the food gets better and better. The atmosphere, the staff, the overall experience is something that can never be beat! Definitely worth the 45 minute drive... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW via mobile

My family and I can't find any decent Indian places in Glasgow, so we decided to go to Taj Restaurant in Prestwick. It was a long drive there and back but it was definitely worth it! The food was excellent, the service was great and the atmosphere was great and warm. My family and I thoroughly enjoyed the experience and... More 

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Ayrshire
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

Great family restaurant fantastic food and lovely atmosphere, well worth a visit.. Service 1st class and meals lovely

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3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

On ordering a take away delivery which I have done at least once a month from time immemorial I was told that the delivery would take approximately 40 mins. Fair enough it's a Saturday night before Xmas it will be busy. After a hour and a half and still no food I called the Taj who assured me it 5... More 

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

I drive 28 miles round trip each time I have a take away or more occassionaly dine in. To be honest i struggle to keep my visit to reasonable frequency for the sake of enjoying this as a special treat, its that good. I've eaten all up and down the UK with work and this is the most satisfying, tasty... More 

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Prestwick
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44 reviews 44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

have not been here for years after having had a few bad meals at various times. Always found the food hot and tasteless. Persevered but gave up and said would never be back. Reneged and went in for a "lite lunch" Food was very good fresh and spicy but with lovely flavour. Chicken wings and lamb bhoona for me wife... More 

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

Went to the taj with some friends for an early dinner last night. Food was delicious and service great. Would definitely go back .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

This was a fantastic experience! The staff were all very enthusiastic and welcoming to us, and the food was great tasting and nicely presented. All great value for money.

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Irvine, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Recently 8 of us tried the Punjabi night at the Taj and it was fabulous. The whole experience was enjoyed by all present. Bobby and staff couldn't do enough for us and the food was superb. Many thanks to all involved for a brilliant night.

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Address: 141 Main Street, Prestwick KA9 1LA, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 1292 477318
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  South Ayrshire  >  Prestwick
Open Hours:
Sunday 2:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 8 - 23
Cuisine: Indian

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