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Orient Express

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Diplomatic Enclave | Taj Palace Hotel, Sardar Patel Marg, New Delhi 110021, India
(+91) 11 66503632
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Theme Dining with Amazing service

Awesome place to dine for Couples. Nice selection of food with Continental Cuisine and Interesting Presentation.Different concept and feels like we are dining in an expensive Train.One thing to note though,Just a few vegaterian recipes are served here so Orient express is not the best place to dine... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
GurpreetFlora
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New Delhi, India
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  • Romantic
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New Delhi, India
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Awesome place to dine for Couples. Nice selection of food with Continental Cuisine and Interesting Presentation.Different concept and feels like we are dining in an expensive Train.One thing to note though,Just a few vegaterian recipes are served here so Orient express is not the best place to dine for vegaterians like me.5 stars for the Ambience and Service!!

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

My wife saw this on tripadvisor and we decided to make a reservation, first for the two of us, later we also invited a friend of ours. It was a very nice evening, I haven't had so much fun for a long time. It is one of the restaurants in the Taj hotel and the tables are actually located in... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Fine dining experience.Hospitality par excellence.The food exciting.Its a place one needs to visit at least once.The idea of train compartment is novel.

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Gurgaon, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Love the ambience of this reatsurant. Concept of having seating arrangement as a train compartment is beautiful, food is also delicious and worth the visit to Taj hotel.

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

the menu is not so interesting. I did not like the service at all. the food was quite average. it was too salty and spicy.

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I was not taking the bill so it was great! four of us! wine, soup and dinner; French cuisine; excellent; ambience superb, service a la par excellence; courteous to the boot staff; aesthetics & interiors like a seductive oriental beauty; taste of all sampled so damn gourmet delight standards; wine and dine for 36K INR. Cost aside a lovely, exquisite... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

It is quite a tribute to a restaurant to say that it is conceptually interesting. Agatha Christie notwithstanding, this really feels highly authentic, delightfully quirky and experientially rich - recreating the Orient Express is a touch of genius. The music, ambience and service were all first-rate. As well as a great a la cartre, they also have a very reasonable... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Orient Express is a unigue dining experience in a five star hotel located close to the diplomatic enclave titled Chankyapuri in New Delhi. It serves primarily french cuisine in an old time envoirenment of a dining car of Indian Railway. A word of caution: it is probabily in of the most expensive dining restaurant.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

This restaurant is the best for continental food in India. Set in a railway bogie , service is out of the world . Wine list is exclusive . Four course meal served in real style and the taste is too good .place to visit in taj palace hotel in Delhi

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Good Chinese food of fusion variety. Nice ambiance, courteous waiters. Place is spacious but gets very crowded as it is quite popular. Menu has very good variety. Quantity is somewhat less. Overall it is decent mid-range food restaurant.

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  • Address: Diplomatic Enclave | Taj Palace Hotel, Sardar Patel Marg, New Delhi 110021, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  National Capital Territory of Delhi  >  New Delhi
  • Phone Number: (+91) 11 66503632

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic

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