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Taste of India

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Calle Santa Lucia 46 Bajo, 39003 Santander, Spain
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Santander, Spain
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Everybody I take there is always blown away by the delicious recipes. Decoration is ok, music is ok, service is great, WC is ok, location is in the city center, menu has plenty to choose from, definitely recommend it!! :D They sometimes have someone that speaks poor Spanish answering the telephone to take the take away orders, which is a... More 

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1 Thank josevS8574MW
Curtea de Arges, Romania
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189 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We like the Indian gastronomy but this is not more than Indian fast-food The served food had not much in common with the typical and spicy food It is good when hungry , bur nothing more

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Santander, Spain
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85 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Nice restaurant, spotless although the service may be a bit slow at times. Food excellent and varied.

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Syracuse
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

We just had a delightful dinner at the Taj Mahal restaurant. We were a little bit worried after reading some of the reviews, but we found none of that to be true. The service was friendly, the food was excellent, and the atmosphere was fine and attentive. We will definitely go back if we are in Santander again.

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1 Thank Edprof
scotland
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Worse food ever did not even taste like Indian food service rubbish put main meal on table before starters finished asked if he could remove plates when still eating if there was a - button I would use

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Singapore, Null, Singapore
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Nice indian food, spicy as authentic as this can be.. the staff were very good and nice to talk with.

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Thank Shankar A
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

Worst Indian food I've ever had the misfortune to eat! We arrived a little after 8pm and were told to come back in 30 minutes. The vegetable samosa were greasy and bland, the Garlic Naan was greasy, undercooked and had no Garlic. I ordered a Chicken Vindaloo that was tasteless and no spice or heat to it, it was swimming... More 

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4 Thank Danny H
Santander, Spain
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 September 2014

This is the only place where you can get a taste of India, aptly named restaurant, which means that there are some dishes which are adapted to the Spanish taste. However I always enjoy the tikka masala, the balti, and the korma.

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1 Thank adelajo
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2014

A pretty good attempt at a very decent curry. Unfortunately did not have any halal dishes (except for shish kebab which tasted fresh out of a frozen packet) so we chose Turka daal, prawn curry and mushroom bhaji with rice and naan. I was pleasantly surprised at the quality and the portion sizes. The daal was not brilliant but the... More 

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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2013

Have been a fan of indian cuisine for over forty years and eaten in many indian restaurants throughout the world including india. This restaurant rates in our view as one of the best. Visited twice in a short stay in santander and were really impressed with the food and service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Balti, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Santa Lucia 46 Bajo, 39003 Santander, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santander

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?