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#868 of 871 Indian in Dubai
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$5 - $20
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Indian, Grill, Healthy, Street Food, Asian
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Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT)
3.4 miles from Palm Jumeirah
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Reviewed December 31, 2019

Reasonably priced and affordable thalis at JLT! Upto 30 Dhs, these thalis are very filling and some are even enough for two. We had one Home Style Veg Thali and one Maharaja NonVeg Thali. Both came with raita and dessert alongwith various gravies that we...ate well with fresh and hot chapathis served alongside. If you're in the mood for soup, give their Murgh Shorba Soup a try! And Mango Lassi too. Great restaurant, best for takeaway and delivery around the area.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Great concept and decent food but a bit pricey for what you get. They could add more variety and enhance their flavour for a far better experience.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Prafull D, Owner at 800THALI, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2019

Thanks a lot for your kind words. We shall surely work on your suggestions to improve your experience even further. Look forward to your continued patronage. Warm regards - Team 800Thali

Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

We visited this place for lunch yesterday. We met its owner Natasha who was a great host. We had an absolutely great starter - Dahi ke Sholey...it was yummy....followed by maki ka roti with sarson ka saag. The rajpuri roti was also great. Natasha recommended...hot jelebis with Rabri. That was great way to end our lovely lunch. The food was very flavorful, freshly prepared with authentic ingredients. Jelebis and Rabri had no food colors with authentic taste. There are many more dishes to try out next time.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 4, 2019

This place is a hidden gem in JLT. Located in Cluster B. It is a very small but very clean and nice place. The food is healthy and tastes amazing. The quantity is very good as well. 2 people can eat from one thali.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

I have been a loyal supporter of the 800-Thali and have been regularly ordering from them. But unfortunately my recent order wasn't up to usual standard. It grieves me therefore to write this review but I hope everyone appreciates truthful reviews be they positive or...negative. Paneer tikka masala was a great disappointment ?? Because of the temptation to eat paneer tikka masala, I mainly ordered food. Paneer Tikka was not marinated and not grilled as described on 800-Thali's online menu. It is obvious and evident to everyone that paneer blocks were simply dipped into the curry without any grilling and marination. To ensure its cooked, grilled and marinated to perfection, I had specifically mentioned under the the cooking instructions and I even contacted the restaurant to explain the same. Despite of this they failed to comply with order instructions. Mishaps happen but this is willful negligence and I did not expect this to happen despite informing the restaurant. The restaurant shouldn't have accepted the order if they weren't willing to follow the instructions. They could have even informed me prior accepting the order that they can't prepare the meal according to the given instructions. This is irresponsibility from the restaurant management. What I ordered was not what was delivered. I contacted the restaurant owner/manager who were unwilling to accept thier fault and were unapolegetic about it and they refused to send the correct order. The Restaurant Managers reply was "They did thier best and there is nothing else that the restaurant could really do about this" The service was absolutely ridiculous. I felt very upset by the entire experience. I would never return to this restaurant whose owners, managers and staff are negligent, indifferent and unprofessional attitude. The very worst thing I can imagine, food and service wise. People please don't get cheated by this and would never take the risk of recommending this place to anyone.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Prafull D, Owner at 800THALI, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2019

Dear Sailesh - Thanks for taking the time out to write such long review. However, it is quite perplexing to learn that in all these weeks & months, when we were able to serve you well (as per your 'demands' & expectations), you didn't find...More

Reviewed August 31, 2018

Excellent Indian food, spot on home delivery and brilliant catering services. I have availed the services of this restaurant over multiple occasions and the food has never disappointed me . Whether its large scale diwali parties or quick bites or sudden guests at home ,the...owner Natasha is brilliant and has always been a pleasure to speak to. The food's great, service impeccable and very decently priced. Highly recommend for corporate orders or parties.More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Prafull D, Owner at 800THALI, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thanks a lot, Ms. Priya for your overwhelmingly kind words. We are so happy to learn that we have been able to provide you with the delightful experiences every time and we promise to continue to do so always. Look forward to your continued patronage....More

Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Excellent Indian food, reasonable price and great service especially by the host Santosh. Maharaja thali was tasty and scrumptious! Will visit again

Date of visit: July 2018
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Prafull D, Owner at 800THALI, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018

Dear Ishank - Thanks very much for your kind words. We are extremely happy that we were able to delight you with our food & service. Look forward to your continued patronage. Warm regards - Team 800Thali

Reviewed February 19, 2018

It is a Punjabi failing to yearn for Tandoori chicken while sitting out in a balcony with a beautiful view. I was surprised when my host in Dubai volunteered to get the charismatic cuisine of Punjab home delivered. A delightful surprise! I was amazed by...the succulent Tandoori chicken which was a bit like our chicken achaar of Deli fame. The mutton seekh kebab were delicious. For the vegetarians there was the Haryali kebab and the Fish tikkas tandoori were exquisite. We ordered Lachha prathas which is a good idea because they do not become hard like naans after heating. The lachha prathas are to be recommended! Will try the food again before I leave Dubai, for sure!More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Prafull D, Owner at 800THALI, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Thanks very much for your kind words. We are extremely happy that we were able to delight you with our food. 800Thali has a vast menu of its offerings and we'd request you to kindly try other items too. Since you said Punjabi, we must...More

Reviewed November 17, 2017

I’m still trying to figure out why this restaurant calls itself 800Thali. It can’t be for the Thali, because their Thali is, without doubt, one of the worst I have had in Dubai. In fact, what they serve is an insult to Thalis. Their misleading...name made me believe we were in for a Rajdhani, Maharaja Bhog, or even Rasoi Ghar style treat. What we got instead (after a near 20-minute wait) was…a joke in comparison. And this was the second time I made the mistake of visiting 800Thali, the first was for breakfast some weeks ago – similar disappointment. So, in the words of the late, great Amy Winehouse, the next time I’m asked to go to 800Thali, I’ll say “no, no, no.” Waste NOT. Want NOT. Instagram @ravenousxerxesMore

Date of visit: November 2017
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Prafull D, Owner at 800THALI, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Dear Sir - Thank you for your elaborate feedback & apologies for the delayed response as we had a minor technical glitch in accessing our account. The name comes from the origination of the restaurant concept around 5 years back where 800Thali was established to...More

Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Its one of the good indian restaurants. We had the food ordered. It arrived fast and warm. Chicken tikka masala, rampuri paratha and tandoori chicken are a must try. Sweets are tasty too. Try Zafrani kheer.More

Date of visit: October 2017
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Prafull D, Owner at 800THALI, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Many thanks for your kind words of appreciation. We are elated that we were able to give you a delightful experience. We would also like to take this opportunity to invite you to our boutique dine-in facility at Lake Level, Lake View Towers, Cluster B-JLT...More

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Yes, 800THALI offers takeout services.

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800THALI is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4