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Tandoori Chef

260D Main St, Hackensack, NJ 07601-5729
+1 201-457-0057
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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“indian food” (7 reviews)
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260D Main St, Hackensack, NJ 07601-5729
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11 - 20 of 33 reviews

Reviewed May 11, 2014

I went on a birthday party and i didnt like anything in the buffet. Food quality is still better if you go for lunch or dinner. I do not recommend this place for buffet.

2  Thank GG0420
Reviewed April 11, 2014

I ordered six entrees plus appetizers for delivery. Delivery took over an hour and they got the order wrong and only delivered five entrees. When I called to resolve the matter and get the sixth entree, they told me that they were closed and that...More

2  Thank LesKay2014
Reviewed March 7, 2014

Very nice typical Indian buffet lunch. Tandoori chicken offering was disappointing - only drumsticks. No sag paneer disappointing. However, other offerings were very tasty though I'm not familiar with all of the names - there were 5-6 hot items which included the tandoori drumsticks, cold...More

Thank KatMom419
Reviewed November 2, 2013

The restaurant is located right of main street. We frequented it many times. The service is ok and the food is fine but a little pricey. The buffet has an average selection.

Thank travelwise333
Reviewed October 9, 2013

i hv been here twice but both the times had a bad experience. Firstly we ordered mutton saag and they gave us stale mutton. We had to return it and then the manager apologizes for giving us stale food. The chicken tikka was not even...More

Thank jessy r
Reviewed August 24, 2013

The Tandoori Chef and Tandoori Dragon share the same premises and probably the same kitchen. The Chef is Northern Indian and the Dragon is Chinese Indian. We opted for the Dragon. After being seated and given a menu when had about a 10+ min wait...More

Thank NJTravellingfool
Reviewed May 12, 2013

We went on the weekend and grabbed the buffet which is about $12 / person. The had about 3 non-veg and 6 veg dishes. Dishes were tasty and staff helpful. Good restaurant for the area.

Thank inro41
Reviewed April 30, 2013 via mobile

My wife actually introduced me to this place because she frequented it in the past with her co-workers. So I gave it a shot and being that I never had Indian before, I thought it was pretty good! The last time we went during lunch,...More

3  Thank Adamlech
Reviewed February 5, 2013

First of all let me say that I would've given this restaurant 4 stars but their service problems prevented that. I should've realized when I saw the help wanted sign for waiter and busboy in the window that was a foreboding sign. They were woefully...More

Thank Whatsamottayou
Reviewed January 30, 2013

Our family friend had recommended this place to us. We ordered in from this restaurant, Goat Curry and Hyderabadi Fish. Food was delivered hot and on time. Fish was really awesome and very nicely cooked, although curry was little on sweeter side for me. While...More

Thank shri_and_me
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 260D Main St, Hackensack, NJ 07601-5729
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hackensack
  • Phone Number: +1 201-457-0057
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