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Taj Mahal Cuisine of India

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1430 Carlisle Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110-5616
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The place is deceiving from the outside since you walk in and they have a downstairs and upstairs area! Nice environment and the decor had a nice feel to it. We ordered a spicy lamb dish, spicy chicken dish, curry, samosas, veggie dish, garlic naan and some stuffed naan with lamb and it was all simply delicious. I had not... More 

Thank Jude2630
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have started a family tradition of eating here on Christmas Eve. It always leaves us full and satisfied! I don't think we've had anything we didn't like! The service is great and friendly!

Thank Mia D
Nashville, Tennessee
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely dinner there Staff was very helpful in assisting us decide what we wanted. Were very accommodating in adapting dishes for what we wanted. Large portions, reasonable prices

Thank Anya C
Mesquite, Nevada
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97 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

We picked this restaurant because we wanted to try something different and we do not have any Indian restaurants in our small town in the Nevada desert. The restaurant has no curb-appeal but few people go to restaurants for their looks. My wife and I shared an appetizer sampler, a vegetarian dinner sampler, and a Kingfisher beer (22oz). Both dishes... More 

Thank NV_Travelers_77
Chicago, Illinois
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61 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Pros: location- fairly easy to find with plenty of parking, though it fills up during lunch hour. Good efficient service. Fresh food, mostly fresh ingredients. Distinct,  pleasantly strong indian flavors, usual Indian items presented in most American Indian restaurant are represented. All flavorful, & cleanly displayed on buffet tables. Some items change depending  on what day. Delicious tandoori chicken pieces from... More 

Thank eatwithteeth
Heiligenhaus, Germany
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119 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

I went to Taj Mahal on Mother's Day and it was very busy. The buffet was nice and offered spinach, a tikka masala, a spinach dish, naan and fruit. The chicken was cooked nicely and the atmosphere is pleasant.

Thank Kim W
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

I love this restaurant! It an exceptional place to eat. I adore Indian Food and have had it in Mumbai, London, Los Angeles, Kansas City, Las Vegas and many other spots. I have been in Santa Fe for four-yrs and recently found this restaurant. I have eaten here almost every weekend all year. The Saag Paneer is fabulous. The Naan... More 

Thank Margie T
Silver City, New Mexico
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61 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

This is my favorite restaurant in all of Albuquerque. I love Indian food and this restaurant does not disappoint. The staff is very friendly. The menu has so many wonderful dishes, it is hard to pick. Their Garlic Naan is wonderful. Highly recommend!

Thank nlbailey
Pevensey, United Kingdom
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164 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

We saw the Taj Mahal listed in the AAA guide so we made up our mind to try it whilst in Albuquerque. We were met and seated by a charming lady (possibly the owner). As the style of food was Punjabi, which are less familiar with, the staff were very helpful in helping us to order. The food was delicious... More 

Thank BellefieldBoy
Buhl, Idaho
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66 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016 via mobile

Our adult children wanted to have dinner at Taj Mahal. We drug my husband there--he doesn't think he likes Indian food. However, he chose the shali khorma, and he was very happy with it. We liked the atmosphere, the food, and the service.

Thank Janetinbuhl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1430 Carlisle Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110-5616
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: 505-255-1994

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