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Taj Mahal Restaurant

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City Centre, Vientiane, Laos
(020) 5561 1003
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
average food at inflated prices.

Always on the search for a DECENT curry and this place pretty much FAILED.Fairly useless staff,pretty poor curry and overpriced to boot.

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 29, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Always on the search for a DECENT curry and this place pretty much FAILED.Fairly useless staff,pretty poor curry and overpriced to boot.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Wish they would say when lamb is on the bone, spent most of the meal picking pieces of bone out of my mouth. Curry was average and a little overpriced, 200,000 kip for 2

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Kota, India
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Place is totally run down. food quality and choices available are bad. No surprise that hardly any visitors to the restaurant these days. Will not go again

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Vientiane, Laos
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I really like the samosas that are served. The flat bread verity is good. Some times the dishes are greasy. I always eat Vegetarian here. My husband says the meat is often dry. I like it because it's not spicy. The staff is good.

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This little shop behind the national culture hall has a good mix of veggie and meat dishes, cheap, no frills, no nonsense, decent sized portions. Efficient

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Melbourne
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141 reviews 141 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
199 helpful votes 199 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Ordered three curries, a rice, naan and beers.... They forgot one of the curries but it didn't matter as we were full anyway. Food lacked spice but was still tasty. The portions were good sizes.... Just enough to fill you up and not leaving you feeling like you've eaten too much. Lots on offer on the menu. Prices are extremely... More 

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Vientiane, Laos
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I've been returning here for nearly 10 years now. There are other good Indian restaurants in town, but for consistency and value for money, the Taj wins it for me. It's not fancy, in fact it's as basic as you can get, but that lends itself to a relaxed eating experience. The prices are so cheap you can order way... More 

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Canberra
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

A very popular restaurant with a lot of local patrons. Worth finding in the back street, which is not difficult.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We used to go to this restaurant everyday in the evenings to have tea and Pakoda. Even we used to have egg fried rice.. Not an excellent place though.. But a decent kind of place to be with friends..

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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47 reviews 47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Had the okra and potato, samosas and lassi, all for about $5. Everything was tasty, and the service was fast and efficient. One complaint: The salty lassi wasn't salty :-(

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: City Centre, Vientiane, Laos
  • Location: Asia  >  Laos  >  Vientiane Province  >  Vientiane
  • Phone Number: (020) 5561 1003

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

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