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Taj Mahal

2009 Auburn Avenue, Columbus, GA
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Ranked #94 of 479 Restaurants in Columbus
Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
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English first
Orlando, Florida, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Review: staff was nice and gave direct directions on phone. staff uniforms were clean bathrooms. were clean. the utensils and plates, counters glasses and tables were clean and presentable. the food was awesome and temperature perfect. our waiter was attentive and polite. the only reason i'm not giving 5 stars is due to the small of dessert to chose from.... More

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West Point, Georgia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

If you're looking for real Indian food from southern India, go not farther. The atmosphere is a little strange, but I went there for the food and was not disappointed. I will go back.

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147 reviews 147 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The dining experience is a bit underwhelming but the food is good, not particularly expensive, generous portions. The evening we were there, there was hardly anyone in the restaurant at all. The owners have done little to make the facility itself a very inviting or comfortable place but maybe they are putting more emphasis on the food. I haven't been... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We came here to use a Groupon and haven't regretted it. When it comes down to it, the food is always great, and Alex is always a gracious host.

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Columbus, Georgia
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204 reviews 204 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Disappointing. Typical strip mall restaurant, until you enter inside and then you're on your own. No one at the front door. You wonder if they're even open. Service satisfactory, but slow. Skip the appetizers, save your money. We had what the waiter recommended; it was barely edible. Again, we asked for recommendations from the waiter for the main course. The... More

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Bangalore, India
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We had been here for a lunch buffet. They had kept all non-veg items together with veg, one beside the other in a manner which would hurt a veggie, and this they never do in Indian restaurants and don't do in American restaurants too. This is terrible for a veggie. The veg items were hopeless with absolutely no taste. We... More

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Opelika, Alabama
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76 reviews 76 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

I really, really dig this place. Everything kind of works for it. The food defies description. Go for the goat, and you will be forever hooked on goat meat. I wish more people were, in lieu of beef, but that's a discussion for another day. The veg korma is a standout. This joint is my "Give a Mouse a Cookie"... More

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Midland, Georgia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

The husband and I went there for dinner last night, everything was absolutely wonderful. My samosas were perfect and my husband said the lamb dish he ordered was the best he's ever had. We also tried the Taj mahal beet, it was light and had wonderful flavor.

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Columbus, GA
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57 reviews 57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

We go there often for lunch and dinner, and we've only had two different servers on all these occasions. Prices are a little high for this market, but the lunch buffet is an excellent way to try it out, and we've found a number of tasty new dishes this way. Some of our favorites: Samosa chaat, Aloo Chana papri chaat,... More

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Aiken, SC
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74 reviews 74 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

We have enjoyed Indian cuisine for 25 years and try to visit an Indian restaurant whenever we travel. After consulting Trip advisor, we selected this restaurant for dinner. As we drove up, we noticed the parking lot was empty at the height of the a dinner hour. As we entered the restaurant, we saw we were the only diners. There... More

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