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le Taj Mahal

1 r Plumejeau, 16100 Cognac, France
05 45 35 36 72
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

It might seem a mad thing to do but we love Indian food and we eat it where ever we can when we visit a new place. Not surprisingly however Indian food in France is a bit of a disappointment as local tastes for non spicy food are catered for but we persevere and boy am I glad. When visiting... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

After a nice welcome and a correctly made starter (Chiken Tandoori and Chicken Korma), accomplished with very good nan bread, we got two mistakes of main courses: My wife ordered Chicken in curry without mentioning the strength, and I ordered Lamb Karahi at madrass strength. Her was completely tasteless (I didn't know that curry could be delivered completely without taste)... More

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Cognac, France
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

Came in to a restaurant where we almost did not dare to speak, a very calm ambiance, even for a romantic dinner. Waited 25 minutes to get a beer that have never seen the fridge. Took a menu for two person, the food was ok, but really nothing special, the waiter tried to do his best, but alone at work... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2009

I agree with previous review didn't appear to be anything remotely spicy on the menu ordered lamb vindaloo which was not very hot and the lamb was very chewy, nan very poor and prawns in the other curry we ordered tiny. Disapointing

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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2008

Dull and uninteresting food for anyone with experience of Indian cuisine.Indifferent service and definitely not cheap.

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