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296 Ethan Allen Highway, Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-1080
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

I had the samosas, garlic naan, and chicken tikka masala. It was amazingly delicious. The staff had the best customer service I've experienced since arriving in Connecticut. The decor is beautiful. Will definitely eat here again.

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Thank Jessica M
Briarcliff Manor, New York
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Good Indian find in our neighborhood. Don't let the Motel setting steer you away. Very good authentic offerings. Excellent attentive service. My husband likes spicey and I like more mild and they have both and will accommodate any palate. I had mild chicken tikka masala and shrimp in coconut sauce. Delicious!

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Thank Barbara M
Bremen, Maine
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

We met for a family celebration and we were staying at the hotel there. The food is very good, and the atmosphere is lovely. they were very accommodating in getting my picky daughter some raw veggies (not on the menu) so she could eat them with the Naan.

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Thank Diana B
Purdys, NY. USA
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

When you live in a rural area, finding any kind of ethnic food can be a challenge. But Thali is a pretty good Indian restaurant, especially for this neck of the woods. Nice variety, varrying degrees of 'hotness' and some not often seen specialties makes this a good pick for your Indian food quotient. It's tucked into a Days Inn... More 

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Thank JShereshewsky
South Salem, New York
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174 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

We visited Thali on a non-buffet day. There was no one else in the restaurant. We love Indian food but our usual place is a much longer trip. Thali food is quite good but I'd love to see combination plates or prix fix dinners/meals. For the quality of food, our bill for two people was quite high. I'll stick to... More 

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Thank lindaofny
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

Thali is the place that my family usually goes to celebrate birthdays, and we've been going there for years. They have amazing food and service and have yet to disappoint. Thali is easily my favorite restaurant in Ridgefield.

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Thank Sabrina R
New York City, New York
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

We stared going to Thali when we lived in New Canaan and we were thrilled to know we had one in Ridgefield when we moved here a few years ago. They've been a staple ever since! The best Indian food around and extremely consistent.

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Thank TSAS64
Bethany Beach, Delaware
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246 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

We have eaten here many times but not in recent past. This visit was a wonderful surprise. The staff was very attentive without being over-bearing. The food was outstanding. We started with the cauliflower appetizer. The serving size was perfect for the two of us. The cauliflower was al dente and the sauce was tangy and sweet. I loved it... More 

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Thank barbara115de
Ridgefield, Connecticut
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

I had no idea. I used to drive by this restaurant all the time and never stopped by even though I like Indian food. Something about it being located in a roadside motel really turned me off, but I was wrong. It's a gem. Really too bad of where it's located. Oh well, I guess they can't do much about... More 

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Thank Alex P
Weston, Connecticut
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Have been somewhat of a regular here for years hoping it would be what it once was. The food overall is good, but the service not so good. Family trying to run the place for years seems overly serious and at times angry. At buffet they rush you out 15 minutes before it's supposed to end. At dinner, they tend... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 296 Ethan Allen Highway, Ridgefield, CT 06877
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Ridgefield
  • Phone Number: (203) 894-1080
Description
It has 4 other restaurants in the chain - becoming quite popular

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