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Thali Regional Cuisine-India

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4 Orange St, New Haven, CT 06510-3316
+1 203-777-1177
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“thali” (41 reviews)
“saag paneer” (7 reviews)
“okra” (6 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4 Orange St, New Haven, CT 06510-3316
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tried to eat here this past Saturday night and it was closed. We called two days in a row and thought they were just busy. No answer. Nothing on website.

Thank Christine R
Reviewed October 4, 2017

This has become my favorite New Haven restaurant and I think it's the best Indian food available anywhere outside of India! I love the saag paneer and the lamb curry, the okra crisp, the rice is always springy and just right. I seldom give Five...More

Thank giorgio11
Reviewed May 30, 2017

There is so much mediocre indian food around, it's a delight to find a place that has good food and also really interesting/unusual flavor combinations. I guess that is the "regional" variation? Anyway, we were there for dinner, had terrific eggplant curry and also lamb...More

Thank beasleys-mom
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

The coconut lamb saag was an amazing test on a classic dish. Best garlic naan I've ever had. Very friendly staff. Comfortable bar seating if you're solo.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Went to Thali India last Thurs., 3/16. We had Chicken Korma, Dal Makhni, Vegetarian Samosas, garlic Naan, Chai hot tea and the Papadom. Service was polite, prompt and impeccable (they change cutlery beteeen courses and wipe the table of crumbs). The food was fresh, hot...More

Thank Momothom
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Thali serves a range of great Indian dishes - vegetarian, as well as non-vegetarian. The staff is courteous as well. We found the North Indian dishes particularly delicious!.. If you are looking for more vegetarian options, as well as more South Indian cuisine options, then...More

Thank Shahana19
Reviewed December 28, 2016

I used to live in new haven ...out of all indian restaurants i tried in new haven ,,this is the best .i used to visit there often.

Thank tamarabrandon123
Reviewed November 28, 2016

I ate here with a friend who had been here many times before but it was my first time. Although they were out of the famous fried okra we ordered the stewed lamb and it was divine, as was the spinach dish accompaniment. A couple...More

Thank giorgio11
Reviewed November 16, 2016

If you want to experience Indian cuisine, this is the place. Very nice atmosphere, very attentive service. The menu offers Indian cuisine of all sorts - mild to spicy, all nicely prepared and presented. I'll definitely go back!

Thank ChesapeakeSkipper
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Good quality and well presented food. Clean environment. Would definitely recommend to friends and family.

Thank lwinstons
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February 12, 2015|
Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
Casual, but little dressy was my impression
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Orange St, New Haven, CT 06510-3316
    (George Street)
  • Public Transportation: New Haven train Station is ten minutes walk.
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-777-1177
  • E-mail
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