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Taj Mahal

$$ - $$$Indian, ,
42 Poole Road | Westbourne, Bournemouth BH4 9DW, England
+44 1202 761108
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“curry” (32 reviews)
“naan” (9 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
Opens in 8 min
All hours
Indian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
42 Poole Road | Westbourne, Bournemouth BH4 9DW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The chef Akther Hossain has got a magic in his hand, every time I go to this restaurant I am amazed, the real test I get from the food exactly the way I want to have my curry. And the service is always good. I...More

Thank Ak A
Reviewed 1 week ago

visited one week ago with my family group of eleven ,my son his wife emigrated 14 years ago and always visit the Taj on their trips to UK STILL AS GOOD AS EVER ,excellent staff,food and greeting this is also a very child friendly place,.will...More

Thank bookw0rm2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mid-week meal. Fairly quiet, with only about 12-15 covers eating.Usual fayre of poppadums & pickles to start. Then tried Chicken Kalayani. Moist chicken pieces. Nicely spiced, and not too hot (although I am happy with hot !). My friend had Chicken Tikka Biryani.(I did not...More

Thank MrDBmth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first thing I noticed as I walked into the Taj Mahal was the classic Indian decor and cutlery, which I loved, very warm and inviting. The staff were very welcoming. For starters I ordered chicken tikka masala which was nice, sheek kebab which was...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was delicious and menu very varied. Difficult to chose from all the lovely sounding dishes. Buzzy atmosphere, very enjoyable evening. Would recommend and go back again.

Thank Emma T
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Early evening meal, with family. Very friendly, very welcoming. Good food and service. Very enjoyable - Thank you.

Thank Jackie S
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Went for a family meal on a Tuesday evening and the food was beautiful!.. Best Indian food I have had! 😊

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 12 September 2017

A group of 4 of us had a fantastic meal at the weekend. Food was excellent and the best in town by far. Service was first class being quick, efficient and very friendly. Everyone was made to feel welcome and the menu options explained really...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Disappointing service. Took two phone calls to chase takeaway order which took two hours to be delivered instead of predicted 45 minutes. Staff member we spoke to seemed disinterested and insincere. Couldn't grasp why a 2 hour wait for food was a problem. Eventually offered...More

Thank Abi153
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing food recommended that place to spend good time eating superb food excellent service thank you one again!!!

Thank Marcin O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Poole Road | Westbourne, Bournemouth BH4 9DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 761108
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Welcome to Taj Mahal Indian Restaurant The home of Traditional Indian Cuisine in Westbourne Bournemouth's first and original Indian Restaurant, and winner of Patak's Restaurant of the Year. Join us for one of the best curries you'll ever taste. The Taj Mahal is a family friendly restaurant - the prefect place for the young ones to taste their first traditional Indian curry!
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