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Taj Mahal

150 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702
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Ranked #30 of 662 Restaurants in Boise
Price range: $30 - $30
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Idaho
Transit: 8th and Idaho Bus Stop
Description: Family style, made from scratch Indian and Pakistani cuisine. The Best in Boise and the Northwest. Everything is prepared by one chef. That chef happens to be my Mother You can expect an extensive beer selection with micro-brews, IPA"s, Porters, and international favorite. Over 40 to choose from at any given day. You can expect food made from scratch to your liking, and entree's you won't find at your typical curry in a can Indian Diner. Expect spices to be cooked right when you order them, an extensive Vegan and Vegetarian selection. Expect a good time at an amazing location in the heart of Downtown Boise with an owner operated business. We have a lunch buffet everyday that allows for a quick lunch. If you're coming in for dinner, we hope you're not in a rush, our beers and wines are here for you to relax because the cost of home-style food is a bit longer wait time. The freshness and flavors of our dinner are meant to be savored and explored. We look forward to your visit!
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English first
Boise, Idaho
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Taj Mahal is my favorite Indian restaurant. From business meetings to family celebrations, they serve up delicious dishes. The Naan bread is to die for. And the beer selection is amazing!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

My husband and I have had Indian food from coast to coast and this was our favorite! There is a huge selection on the menu of great food. Each dish is prepared for your order with fresh ingredients- which makes a huge difference in the taste and quality. There is a nice beer selection as well. Additionally, we like to... More

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

This was the first time I had to enjoy Indian cuisine in several years and found the Taj Mahal met my expectations. The service was terrific and I had an enjoyable conversation with the owner while I was waiting for my meal. I tried an excellent appetizer with assorted Indian breads and sauces that was too much for one person... More

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Depoe Bay, Oregon
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29 reviews 29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

New to Boise, I went with my good friend who highly recommend this as a great place for dinner. Being later in the evening, I ordered some lite fair. The homemade bread is to die for. The choice of spices and seasoning is quite impressive. The appetizers are tasty. My friend's entree was so large, I ended up eating more... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We are travelling USA and were desperate for proper food and NOT fast food. We found what we were looking for in the Taj Mahal in Boise. Great range of Indian tastes for the discerning restaurant go-er. Waiting times were ideal - why rush a beautiful meal. Service was splendid and the host made us feel very welcome. Portions were... More

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Salt Lake City
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

The ambiance is very nice along with the service and wait staff. We enjoyed our evening but were not that impressed with the food. The spicing was excellent. Having said that I ordered the chicken tikki biryani. This dish was long on rice (yes that is what biryani is) but very short on chicken. The portion was very large but... More

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Elko, Nevada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This is an outstanding place for Indian food. If you have never had Indian food before...be brave and give it a shot. This is a family run business. Every time I go to Boise...I make sure to visit the Taj Mahal. If you need parking...there is a parking structure in the same building as the Taj Mahal. The entrance to... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

On the recommendations of some locals, we went to Taj Majal in Boise and were very glad that we did. The host and wait-staff were wonderful, kind, and helpful. The food they recommended was impeccable, and the entire dinner was delicious. My local friends were delighted to hear that I shared their enthusiasm for Taj Majal, and we will all... More

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Pocatello, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

When we travel we search out Indian restaurants. When we discovered Taj Mahal in downtown Boise it is difficult for us not to eat both lunch and dinner here in the same day! The food and service is fantastic! We don't visit Boise without eating at the Taj Mahal at least once.

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

The Taj Mahal is one of if not the best places I have found to eat in and around the Boise area. The food is top notch. The people are nice and friendly make you feel welcome.

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Additional Information about Taj Mahal

Address: 150 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702
Phone Number: 208-473-7200
Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Boise
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Indian

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