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“Great Dining” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Taj Indian

Taj Indian
Ranked #70 of 3,629 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $22
Cuisines: Indian, Asian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Delivery, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Neighborhood: De Pijp
Description: We are traditional North-Indian restaurant specialist in Tandoori oven, Curry, Vegatarian, Birriani's and traditional North-Indian breads. We also have special desserts and drinks.
Hoboken, New Jersey
1 review
“Great Dining”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2013

My wife and I ate at Taj Mahal in late October. I had the special which included Chicken Tikki and my wife ordered Lamb Birani. The food was exceptionally good! The ambience is very nice, and the service well paced and extremely friendly and professional. We highly recommend this restaurant.

  • Visited October 2013
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Barnet, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Great food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2013

Good food, nice setting with good atmosphere. We were recommended it as one of the best indian restaurants in Amstersdam and agree that it was very good. Probably the best restaurant in the square that it is in. It is probably best to book ahead because two large groups took over the whole restaurant meaning that we could not be seated when we first arrived and had to wait.

  • Visited November 2013
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New York City, New York
1 review
“Amazing Indian Cuisine in Amsterdam”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2013

We were walking past this restaurant and decided to go in. What an unexpected surprise. We have been in Amsterdam for a week and this is by far the best restaurant we have eaten in. The atmosphere, family friendly service along with the excellent food was a delight. We would definitely recommend this restaurant. Thank you so much for the experience :-)

  • Visited November 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Julius M
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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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“Best Indian restaurant in Amsterdam-South”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2013

We sometimes use this restaurant for take-away. We never regret because of the taste, sometimes we do because the curries are rather fat. It is very advisable to ask for a vegetable curry and for naan and papadam bread. In terms of calories you could then almost skip the rice. Everything we tried tasted very good. Lamb Curry, chicken tandoori, saag paneer, cauliflower curry, etc. So: The best Indian in Amsterdam-South is situated (next to the best Chinese) on Marie Heinekenplein (Heinekensquare).

  • Visited November 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Jan S
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Prague, Czech Republic
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“The best Indian in a long time!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2013

We stayed in Amsterdam for 3 days. We have enjoyed the dinner so much that decided not to look any further and ended up eating there 3 evenings. Although the restaurant was packed every time we went, we always got a table.

Wonderful food. After very long days this food brought us back to life and gave energy. We tried several lamb, vegetarian dishes. Chicken soup (Madras) was great too. We asked for extra spicy and truly enjoyed it. Kulfi (home made Indian ice cream) was the best one ever! Naan was exceptional. Lassis (mango, salty one) are superb.

Polite and efficient staff creates great atmosphere. Last but not least very special thank you to Mr. Singh, the owner for personal attention, exceptional care and hospitality.

Would love to be back!

  • Visited November 2013
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