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Taj Indian Cuisine

3009 Carling Ave, Ottawa, Ontario K2B 7Y6, Canada
+1 613-726-6955
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (19 reviews)
“samosas” (7 reviews)
“pappadums” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3009 Carling Ave, Ottawa, Ontario K2B 7Y6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time tonight at Taj Indian Cuisine. Excellent job dealing with allergies ! That’s always a concern. That aside, food was authentic (based on all our time in India, and all the Indian food we make) . Highly recommend.

Thank ReneLes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WITHOUT PREJUDICE and IN MY OPINION This place has amazing Indian food well priced and great serving sizes. The menu is well laid out and has something for everyone. The Tiger beer was really really icy cold. The service was good and the decor is...More

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my favourite Indian restaurant. Their food is great, and the service is wonderful. The place is family owned, and they always greet you warmly and provide personable, quick service. Their butter chicken is phenomenal. Other favourites include their vegetable korma and their saag...More

Thank PLane3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little gem in the west end of Ottawa. The food is classic north indian and excellent at that. The service is fantastic and the staff is very efficient. We love this restaurant and the chickpeas masala and eggplant bhartha are fantastic. Love the lamb...More

Thank Vagnair
Reviewed 8 May 2018

We went to this restaurant after many many years. The place looks dated, not well organized and ordinary. The buffet dishes were at times empty - they were hurrying to fill them. The food was OK.

Thank Ashok S
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were in from Toronto visiting with friends and they took us to Taj. We were expecting oridinary fare in an ordinary Indian restaurant. Boy, were we wrong! This was some of the best Indian food I’ve ever had. We had four...More

Thank Paul and Kim A
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch buffet at $14.99. This is a small place and the decorations don't match the food they serve. We arrived at 11:30 for the buffet and the staff wasn't ready to welcome us. The cook assigned our seating. They don't serve any...More

Thank chefmama76
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Dished lacked flavour. Chana masala, paneer were very salty. Rogan Josh, chicken curry lacked flavour. Garlic naan was way to salty. Tandoori chichen platter was dry. Samosa were not hot. Service was inconsistent. Restaurant was not busy. Overall we were not impressed. Food here has...More

1  Thank Islandhopper365
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Atmosphere: It was smaller restaurant, which was filled with table with pillowed benches, and tables with chairs. It had a small tv playing Indian tv shows and Indian music was playing in the background. It was decorated very tastefully. Food: The food was amazing; so...More

Thank LWallaceCanada
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Two parts to my review: What we got, and what we thought. We ordered our Taj tonight through Skip The Dishes .com We got the Butter Chicken which is phenomenal. Chicken curry which was great. Beef vindaloo which we totally enjoyed. The nann was right...More

Thank fiddlehead_girl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3009 Carling Ave, Ottawa, Ontario K2B 7Y6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-726-6955
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