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Royal Taj

8335 Benson Dr, Columbia, MD 21045-3116
+1 410-381-1111
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8335 Benson Dr, Columbia, MD 21045-3116
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Reviewed October 14, 2016

The sunday buffet is a great value for money. During the week is a bit pricey but the food is good and the service is excellent.

Thank PeterSkies
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

My friend and her daughter took my daughter and I for lunch at this restaurant. Very authentic. Decor is typical Indian. We were seated right away. They had lunch buffet. Foods very delicious. From Chicken Masala, their salads, and I just can't remember all the...More

Thank Pilar E
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

I visited this place for a weekend buffet with family. Heard good things about this place, when they were in the old location near Wegmans. So we wanted to give a try. I have to give a five star rating for the ambience. It has...More

2  Thank Josephine B
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were in from out of state and out for dinner with friends they took us here and did not disappoint us. This was the first time for me having Indian cuisine. Excellent food, Excellent service, Excellent atmosphere

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed September 28, 2016

We have been wanting to try this restaurant for a while now and hadn't been able to get there. It was worth the wait, but I don't think we will wait long to go back! We are not big spicy food fans, but there was...More

Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

I was in town for business and found time to grab lunch with my cousin who lives in Columbia. I was impressed when I stepped out of the car because of the wonderful aroma of curry at the front door. Lunch was a gorgeous buffet...More

Thank Jill M
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

I was never a big fan of Indian food until eating here. I've been twice in two months, both times with friends. When I walked in the hosts were extremely attentive. I felt as if I had walked into a palace. The decor is elegant...More

Thank DreaLovesToTravel
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Here celebrating my son's 27th birthday. The food was fabulous, I would suggest anything cooked in the Tandoori!

Thank Brian P
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Went here per Trip Advisor recommendation while passing through on a road trip with my 10-year-old who walked in muttering "I don't really like Indian food but I guess I can find SOMETHING to eat," and walked out beaming saying she loves Indian food--though I...More

1  Thank LBGee
Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

We went on Friday August 22nd for my college age son's birthday,all 5 of us. We had a reservation, which provided a nice table. Great service on entry to departure. They explained the menu, kept our drinks topped off, did not rush us, and were...More

Thank ron c
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Candice P
August 19, 2017|
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Response from Selva M | Reviewed this property |
When we were there, we saw quite a few children. Also they have smaller rooms and it's not one big area like a typical Indian restaurant.
April 28, 2017|
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Response from Eric G | Reviewed this property |
$14.99 sounds right. Their full menu is on their website, but it does not list the buffet. It is available at lunchtime everyday.
December 20, 2016|
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Response from ron c | Reviewed this property |
No i dont think so.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8335 Benson Dr, Columbia, MD 21045-3116
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 410-381-1111
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