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Taj India


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Dal Shorba/tamater Ka Shorba
choice of tangy tomato soup or light refreshing puree of lentils with fresh herbs and spices.
Palak Ka Shorba
a classic spinach soup - light refreshing creamed fresh spinach leaves with herbs and spices.
Mulligatawny Soup
a delicately spiced chicken and rice soup.
Vegetable Pakora
fresh vegetables soaked in a batter of special roasted ground spices and yellow gram flour, deep fried to crisp perfection.
Onion Bhaji
thinly sliced onions coated in spiced gram flour batter and deep fried.
Gobi Pakora / Chilli Pakora
choice of cauliflower florets or sliced jalepenos napped in spiced gram flour and crisp fried.
Served With Basmati Rice.
Fish Malabar
a specialty of kerala. cat fish nuggets cooked in coconut milk with curry leaves, mustard seeds, tamarind and fennel powder , medium.
Shrimp Spinach
shrimp cooked with delicately spiced creamed spinach. a delight for spinach lovers.
Shrimp Korma
shrimp cooked in a creamy saffron and coconut flavor cream sauce with nuts and raisins. mild to medium.
Shrimp Pepper Masala
shrimps stir fried with chopped onions, fresh herbs and spices in a sharp tangy sauce. served medium to spicy.
Chilli Shrimp
shrimp cooked with onions , sliced bell peppers and cabbage in a spiced tomato sauce. a real treat, great with naan.
Served With Basmati Rice.
Navrattan Korma
fresh seasonal mixed vegetables, nuts in a mild creamy sauce.
Sag Paneer / Aloo Palak / Palak Makki
choice of cheese, potatoes or baby corn with fresh creamed spinach .
Bengen Bhartha
grilled pureed eggplant cooked with onions, tomatoes and herbs.
Vegetable Dhansak
mixed vegetables cooked in moderately spiced black lentil sauce.great over basmati pillav.
Kadhai Paneer
cubes of homemade cheese cooked in thick tomato based masala sauce and finished with kasoori methi.
Served With Basmati Rice.
Chicken Madras
not for the faint hearted. a very spicy chilli hot chicken preparation from south india made with crushed red chillies and hot mustard seeds. a must for hot taste buds.
Lamb / Chicken Vindaloo
some like it hot and spicy - choice of lamb or chicken cooked with cubed boiled potatoes, onions and a blend of hot spices garnished with jalapeno. hot and spicy.
Achari Gosht / Chicken
a very aromatic and spicy dish made with crushed pickling spices.
Kori Gasi Shrimp
not for the sensitive taste buds. a very spicy chilli hot preparation from south india. made from an extract of sun - dried red chilies. spicy hot.
Ghost Krara
a spicy lamb native of panjab - semi dry lamb curry with onions, tomatoes, celantro and a special blend of spicy and hot fresh roasted ground spices. spicy hot.
Wholesome Breads Freshly Baked In Our Clay Oven. No Meal In Indian Household Is Ever Complete Without One Of The Following Breads. Breads Are Cooked Right Then And There As You Order.they Also Can Be Savoured As An Appetizer With Chutneys Or Raita - Yogurt Dressing.
refined flour leavened bread.
Onion Kulcha
naan bread stuffed with fine chopped onions.
Garlic Naan
naan bread stuffed with fresh grated garlic.
Laccha Parantha
multi layered whole wheat buttered bread.
Aloo Parantha / Paneer Parantha
whole wheat bread stuffed with your choice of curried potatoes and peas or cheese.
Gobhi Parantha
whole wheat bread stuffed with lightly spiced cauliflower.
Tandoori Roti
famous whole wheat clay baked bread of india.
Gulab Jamun
a traditional dessertmade from dry milk, semolina and cheese, fried, dipped in rose-flavored honey syrup. served warm.
a special homemade dessert of milk and riceserved cold with nuts.
Gajar Ka Halwa
a homemade carrot and nut delicacyserved warm
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

If you want to sample the Best India style of food, well here it is! They have a buffet Mon - Sat. This is one of my Favorite Restaurant's

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DJBay1
Reviewed December 31, 2018

Amazing Chicken Tikka Masala, with great naan to boot. If you want to really have an unique experience, try the salmon. Unexpectedly awesome.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mshahRTR
Reviewed December 12, 2018

We are regulars at this restaurant. Have never been disapointed. Service is always prompt. Prices are quite reasonable.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Graciela A
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Atmosphere: worth it. Food: worth it. Quality of food: worth it. Quantity of food: worth it. Service: worth it. Price: worth it. Unique factor: worth it. Convenience: worth it. Whether you’re there for the all-you-can-eat buffet lunch (with that complimentary basket of amazing naan) or...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Z2876EPannew
Reviewed September 18, 2018

I'm a huge fan of Indian food -- have even eaten it in India -- and this is one of the best North Indian meals I've ever had. Hubby and I ordered the Thali for two and had plenty to take home for lunch the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mrs M
Reviewed August 8, 2018

We're big fans of Indian food so we decided to try this spot for dinner. The food was quite good overall. The vegetable pakora was tasty (and the portion very generous, at least twice as much as we could handle for an appetizer). We found...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank NOmadfolk2
Reviewed July 2, 2018

The service at this restaurant is excellent. They are very attentive, and try to be sure you are not in need of anything. However, unless you like your food VERY hot and spicy I would advise you to go somewhere else. I have eaten at...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

I have a love of Indian cuisine, and Taj India did not let me down. Excellent food, friendly staff and great service.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank pwspod
Reviewed May 10, 2018

The Taj has always had great food, and my recent dinner was no exception. I tried the Hiryali chicken for the first time, and it was AMAZING! Their tomato soup and mango lassi were perfect complements to the meal. Everyone at my table enjoyed their...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Mark L
Reviewed March 29, 2018

I have lived in birmingham for seven years and Golden Temple is the main palce that I eat. I go at least twice a week and if I could eat there every day, I would. It is sad that all the staff probably know me....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank daniellebethune
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