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T & J Mahal

) #57 of 503 Restaurants in Portsmouth $$ - $$$ Indian, Asian,
39 Elm Grove, Portsmouth PO5 1JF, England
+44 23 9281 5824
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (36 reviews)
“poppadoms” (15 reviews)
“onion bhaji” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39 Elm Grove, Portsmouth PO5 1JF, England
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1 - 10 of 267 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here with my work mates as I've eaten here before and wow. Best decision ever. Pressure was on me to book an excellent Indian as I was arranging the outing and boy the food was amazing and the service was fabulous. Free drinks at...More

Thank tonyslay
Reviewed 4 days ago

Decided to try somewhere different and so called T&J Mahal at 7.15pm and ordered a takeout for my husband and I. It was about £10 more expensive than our usual place, but hoped it was worth it as the menu looked nice. Was told food...More

Thank Nikola C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here a few times and love everything about this fantastic 5 star restaurant. The service is superb the food is so delicious definitely 5 star rated I would recommend this to the whole nation and in fact the whole world.

Thank shakib t
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The restaurant is bright and open with lovely table linen . The portions are not too large which can be a failing with many Indians and I do hate to waste food. Generally very good but the mango​ chutney and minted yogurt provided with the...More

Thank Penny11L
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I have just visited T & J Mahal. I ordered a Chicken Jalfrezi..the best food and service in town..Great Restaurant,Staff and Great Great Food. You must book a Table tonight..

Thank shopportsmouth
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We visited last month on a walk in and were delighted with our visit. The service was top notch. The food was delicious. The restaurant was very clean. The staff were helpful aiding us in choosing the best dish for our very different tastes. The...More

Thank kcraig1949
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Came back here with friends this time. I normally come with family. Absolutely love the food here and service is awesome too. I highly recommend this place people. Perfecto

Thank tonyslay
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Visited late Easter Sunday with friends from Australia Have to say the curry & rice was absolutely stunning Great friendly service See u again soon

Thank frogforbez
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We found this place by accident last year and resolved to revisit. Great choice of speciality dishes with a Goan influence. Spicy and delicious, generous portions at the slightly higher end price-wise - all served by friendly and efficient staff. Complimentary digestifs a nice touch.

Thank Suzieboots
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for long time. Best food and best service. Have recommended to many people who also say the same. Have tried many curry houses in Portsmouth; none compare to this. Also 5 start hygiene rating. Just amazing!

Thank KateBuz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Elm Grove, Portsmouth PO5 1JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9281 5824
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