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Taj Indian Cuisine

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31 Water St, Ashland, OR 97520-1859
+1 541-488-5900
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Medford, Oregon
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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to Taj was certainly not a disappointment. The food was delicious and served very quickly despite our dinner hour visit. The staff was very attentive and helped in choosing options. I love that they serve logical organic food when possible, hormone-free meats and no GMOs!!

Thank Rachel E
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch here after a recommendation from a local on the street. The buffet was hot, fresh, and had a great selection. Our group consisted of a vegan, a vegetarian, and 2 meat eaters. Everyone was happy. The staff were so kind and attentive making the whole experience a positive one.

Thank Kj S
Napa, California
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us dined here last night and ordered a variety of dishes. We ate the WHOLE THING! Nicely spiced and flavorful fresh and delicious vegetarian and meat-based dishes. The service was very good and friendly. We had reservations at 6:00 PM and the place filled up quickly so I'd advise reservations.

Thank ndreskin
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have eaten here for both lunch and dinner. Best lunch buffet in town for both the quality of food, service, and atmosphere. If you're in Ashland, don't miss it if you love authentic healthy Indian cuisine.

Thank Louise P
Ashland, Oregon
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197 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Taj has become one of our favorite restaurants, and the meal we had during this latest visit was wonderful. The servers are all very friendly and efficient, and the Indian beers are great. We like the fact that Taj offers many dishes that are (or can be made) vegan and/or gluten-free, and that they are clearly designated on the menu.... More 

Thank ilubliner
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 21, 2017

The food at Taj is expensive and, sadly, like other Ashland eateries, had very little taste. It's not easy to find Indian food that has a lack of flavor, especially with the exotic spices that make Indian food, but that's what I found here. Unfortunately, one finds these types of overly expensive restaurants with lower quality of food in tourist/resort... More 

Thank Randy222
Portland, Oregon
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed March 16, 2017

nothing to be ashamed about here as the food was decent, but hardly spectacular, and service was attentive. given the relative lack of "unusual" restaurant options in this otherwise interesting city, my score of 3 out of 5 is through comparison to other indian restaurants i've eaten at over the years. there are numerous options for vegans/vegetarians - we had... More 

Thank 3waytieforlast
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Authentic Indian cuisine, casual atmosphere, delicious buffet to try all the exotic spices you may be too shy to order off the menu. Great fast service for take-out too. Fresh natural meats, perfectly seasoned, and great desserts too!

Thank ashlandnc
Hillsboro, Oregon
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed November 4, 2016

In the last 10 years of Visiting Ashland and the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, we have not missed our annual visit to Taj Indian Cuisine. The food is the best Indian food we've eaten. The staff is pleasant and efficient. The atmosphere is lovely.

1 Thank Ann N
Vancouver, Washington
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120 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We stopped here for a buffet lunch before attending the theater. We were extremely pleased with the variety and selection of food available and were impressed that the food was kept fresh in the warming dishes. Somewhat unusual. Good price for a weekday lunch.

Thank 205r0bertp

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $20
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Water St, Ashland, OR 97520-1859
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Ashland
  • Phone Number: +1 541-488-5900
As new owners, our mission with TAJ is to value the importance of menu transparency and food integrity, leading to more organic, nutritious and GMO-free - yet flavorful northern Indian cuisine.

Welcome to TAJ Indian Restaurant!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?