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Taste of India

#255 of 3,060 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
University District
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5517 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105-3630
+1 206-528-1575
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Portland
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151 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I went here for dinner. We have a friend who lives in the University District and he loves this restaurant, and he said it was recommended to him by an Indian friend. The place was packed in a Saturday night. There were a dozen people waiting inside to be seated, and a dozen more outside. But they... More 

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Thank OregonCountry
Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The service by the owner is astonishing. He is always humble and be there to serve his customers. Food is perfectly blended and fresh. Definitely recommend to everyone.

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Thank rockyhanif
Seattle, Washington
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706 reviews
380 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time that I have been to Taste of India the food has been very good. The veg. samosa's are the best in town. The portions are generous. The service is good.

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Thank Alec D
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

The Shish Touk was amazing. Perfect flavors. Big portions. The chai tea was fantastic. I totally recommend this place.

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Thank Brandi M
Kirkland, Washington
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

This restaurant has excellent service and the food is great as well. This a rare combination these days. There naans are particularly huge and deserts are awesome.

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Thank TejasDB
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4 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

I am no Gordon Ramsey but the chicken was definately frozen and presented in what would resemble more of a seafood texture covered in slime and fat. Parts of chicken was soft whilst other parts were hard. Me and my husband are the rice and promptly left. We are not fancy eaters and quite often eat cheap but even this... More 

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Thank scousebabe91
Seattle, Washington, United States
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72 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

My wife, daughter, her husband, and my two grandsons went to Taste of India on my birthday. We have been there before and knew what to expect. We ordered the bread called naan which was a big hit. I ordered Mango Curry with paneer, which is a type of cheese. The serving was big enough to take some home with... More 

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Thank Jeff G
Ghaziabad, India
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We visited the resturant post visit to zoo and family (including parents) were pretty hungry. Food was served in quick time and was pretty good. Special mention for their Naan... size reminds me of Punjabi by Nature back in India :). I found restaurant bit expensive compared to Redmond but then you need to pay some premium for vegetarian Indian... More 

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Thank piyaa123
Richmond, Virginia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Good reviews on Google encouraged us to visit this place in Seattle. Located in a quiet neighborhood (be slightly careful at night), the restaurant is very clean and offers fast service. A good place for a quiet date (if you don't mind spicy, Indian food). The food was tasty, served hot, with large proportions. The naan (bread) was excellent. Loved... More 

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Thank Amey K
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

We went to India hoping for good as good as here, and were sorely disappointed. Sure, you could get naan 5 for a dollar and could feed a family for less than 5 dollars, but most of it was pretty mediocre. Way better to stay in the US and get the best Indian food ever than go to India and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30
Cuisine
Indian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5517 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105-3630
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > University District
  • Neighborhood: University District
  • Phone Number: +1 206-528-1575

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