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“Not an Indian Restaurant”
2 of 5 bubbles Review of Nataraj

Nataraj
Ranked #759 of 10,801 Restaurants in Minato
Cuisines: Asian, Indian
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Neighborhood: Akasaka / Roppongi
Description: Vegetarian Indian restaurant Vegetarian、Vegan Weekday Lunch buffe
Tokyo
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“Not an Indian Restaurant”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2011

Passed this restaurant on many occasions, noting that it bills itself as "South Indian Dining". I assumed the food was prepared by a person from South India (as many other Indian restaurants in Tokyo are) but was surprised to find a single Japanese cook in the kitchen. (Or at least, this was the case when I visited). The four curries on offer were watered down to suit Japanese tastes. In fact, they tasted much like the Japanese"curry" that can be found all over Tokyo. The nan the came with the curry paled in comparison to the nan that can be had at places such as Samrat and Pondicherry. On a positive note, the ambiance of the restaurant was quite pleasant. A shame that the food disappointed!

  • Visited December 2011
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