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Taj Restaurant

$$ - $$$, Indian,
20-22, Pontmorlais | 1, Morlais Buildings, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8UL, Wales
+44 1685 388344
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“curry” (5 reviews)
“keema naan” (2 reviews)
“buffet night” (3 reviews)
Bangladeshi, Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
20-22, Pontmorlais | 1, Morlais Buildings, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8UL, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We arrived late on a Friday evening, not knowing the area, and stumbled into the first curry house we could find. How lucky we were! We were warmly greeted, and served quickly but without rush. It’s a bit off the busiest end of the strip...More

Thank nessasmum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was delicious, ordered from the buffet menu only £9.95 and we got so much food. Everything was delicious and really authentic. The man who served us was also lovely and very friendly. Would definitely recommend to anyone looking for somewhere to eat in Merthyr!

Thank RobynColes123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a takeaway for the family... friendly voice over the phone. Food was lovely.. but didn't like the popadom!

Thank Jackie T
Reviewed February 9, 2018

I went with my 13 year old daughter and had a very nice meal the staff were very polite and attentive my daughter had chicken tikka to start which looked lovely and tasted the same for main we had a balti and korma both were...More

1  Thank Ajw1516
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

I like this very much. The food is really awsm it's very tasty and all facilities they provided is very good Nd nice to visit

1  Thank mounika28
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Always a good welcome and their recommendations never fail to please. Tasty and clean and a range of bottled beers/ales.

1  Thank dougwill54
Reviewed May 14, 2017 via mobile

This is our favourite Indian great food and the staff are friendly and you do not need to book. Food always full of flavor and never fails to hit our expectations, so much choice and good portion sizes.

2  Thank Sarawh10
Reviewed April 8, 2017

This is Merthyr's little secret ,if you have never eaten here before it's going to be one wonderful experience with a first class service .

4  Thank tp0well2
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

I was very keen to try this new place out, but I was very disappointed in the food I was served. The starter, a prawn puree was so greasy I couldn't finish it, also it was very bland. My main was supposedly a hot chicken...More

Thank MerthyrTydfilMagpie
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Ordered online around 9pm Saturday night. 1 pilau rice, 1 boiled rice 1 lamb korma 1 tikka masala And onion bhaji Called at 10:20 as I still haven't received it. Was told it was 5 mins away. Called at 10:35 and it was apparently coming...More

1  Thank Tori337
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $28
Bangladeshi, Indian, Balti, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Buffet, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
5:30 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20-22, Pontmorlais | 1, Morlais Buildings, Merthyr Tydfil CF47 8UL, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  South Wales  >  Merthyr Tydfil County  >  Merthyr Tydfil
  • Phone Number: +44 1685 388344
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Welcome to Taj, one of the finest Indian & Bangladeshi Cuisine in Merthyr Tydfil. We treat our guests to a wonderful experience of an authentic Indian and Bengali cuisine, specially prepared using only the finest ingredients. Since 1982 we are running as a family Business. With seating for up to 60 people, our restaurant becomes the destination for seekers of quality Indian food served by friendly and attentive staff. We can cater for your special occasions, be it a meal with friends or a family celebration. We offer a full takeaway service to allow you to enjoy our Indian delicacies at home.
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