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The Blue Taj

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14815 Ballantyne Village Way, Suite 170, Charlotte, NC 28277
704 369 5777
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Indian Restaurant in Charlotte!!

Great food and wait staff. When i lived in Charlotte, we used to come here for all of our special occasions. never once had a bad experiance and the food is authentically Indian.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
Dave M
Good for:
  • Romantic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

Great food and wait staff. When i lived in Charlotte, we used to come here for all of our special occasions. never once had a bad experiance and the food is authentically Indian.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This place is amazing. The food, decor and service have never disappointed. 4 unique section. So flavorful!

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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78 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

A small but exceptionally well chosen menu. Great service and equally tasty food. If you like Indian cuisine you will love this one. quite a large restaurant, but I would think reservations necessary for weekend and holiday evenings. You can choose the degree of spiciness on a one to five level. We chose three which suited us just fine. Really... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I went with my nephew and wife for my birthday dinner. They are local to Charlotte. Very pleasant greeting and attentive service. Lighting was a little too dark for my taste. Food was good but not great, I am used to more variety and spice to my Indian food. Somewhat pricey too for the portions.

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Our first time at this chic, distinctively designed Indian restaurant in the heart of Ballyntyne--and it won't be the last. The entrees were superb. Rich and tasty and the real deal with ingredients. My girlfriend had the Kerala-style scallops and salmon in a creamy curry sauce with coconut, spices and tamarind. I had the Kolomino Patio...shrimp sautéed with spices and... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

A restaurant within a outdoor mall with surprisingly good food and with unique decor. When we first saw this place we had low expectations. We started with a couple of appetizers both vegetarian, and extremely good. Two vegetarian entrees and some naan bread. Everything was freshly made and tasty. It was very crowded even at 8:30. If you are a... More 

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Pittsburgh, PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We were in the area waiting for traffic to clear and saw Blue Taj on a Yelp search. We both love Indian food and decided to give it a try. Glad we did. It was really good. Despite having the address and Google maps, we couldn't find it. I had to call as we were walking aimlessly around. It's underneath... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

The Sunday buffet is incredible, and the chicken tikka masala. Great ambiance as well. Have dinner and then catch a movie.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The atmosphere is amazing. The place is decked out in fire and ice decor. The menu is vast with delicious cocktails such as the chai martini. The food is amazing. They have a wonderful Sunday brunch that is buffet style. Well known to locals in the area so come early or be prepared to wait.

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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I enjoy the buffet at Blue Taj. It is really great starting with Panu Puri for an appetizer. There is plenty for vegetarians to eat. Great entree foods and great deserts. It is nice atmosphere and great service. It is a very nice place to go.

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Additional Information about The Blue Taj

Address: 14815 Ballantyne Village Way, Suite 170, Charlotte, NC 28277
Phone Number: 704 369 5777
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Indian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14815 Ballantyne Village Way, Suite 170, Charlotte, NC 28277
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: 704 369 5777

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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