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Taj Indian & Indo-Chinese Cuisine

200 Gorham Rd Ste 8, South Portland, ME 04106-2409
+1 207-828-6677
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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200 Gorham Rd Ste 8, South Portland, ME 04106-2409
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In a little strip mall, this unassuming restaurant serves up some of the best Indian food around. There is an abundance of terrific restaurants in Portland to choose from and Taj can hold its own with quality, classic indian fare. We went there in the...More

Thank monarchmax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let's face it. Eventually enough with the lobster rolls and fish sandwiches....give me a break - just a short break! If you are in Portland, as we are every summer, and that mood hits, just truck on over to Taj. They offer really outstanding Indian...More

Thank SanFranciscoGuy634
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The dining room is light and bright and attractive and the lunch buffet very tasty! Clean flavors and a nice variety of dishes. Several kinds of rice, veggie fare, and some rich butter chicken, a vindaloo, and, of course, pieces of tandoori chicken, plus two...More

Thank Bi-coaster
Reviewed 15 July 2017

What a delight. A favorite dish wasn't on buffet, the kitchen surprised my table with the dish. I have eaten lunch and dinner here with friends and family not only dinner. Thank you, thank you...always on my to do list with visiting ME.

Thank Janie G
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Only reason I am not giving 4 stars is, they simply don't keep buffet replenished properly.....so often, half of the offerings are empty at any given time. That being said, this was one of the best Indian buffets I have ever experienced anywhere! Real depth...More

Thank Bubs739
Reviewed 11 July 2017

When I asked a friend of mine who once lived in India, where to eat Indian food in Portland, her immediate response was Taj. Located near the Maine Mall in a modest building, this place is authentic. Whenever we are going through Portland my husband...More

Thank TODD0418
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We were on our way to Acadia and traveling with Indian parents and young kids. So we needed an Indian vegetarian meal for dinner. Taj is recognized in India for its brand so when this came up on our search we decided to stop by...More

Thank Yasaswini S
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Nice restaurant although a bit hard to find at first. Service was excellent and the food was tasty. I had the Lamb Korma which was good...wish they had a bit more cardamine in the pod form as our favorite Indian restaurant has in Athens, GA....More

Thank Blueyesriding
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We love Indian food and when we read the reviews on Tripadvisor we were excited to try this place. Usually we only eat out when we are on vacation but we had the day off together this past Tuesday so we decided to give the...More

1  Thank TACOB0B
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We have never gone here for anything except the lunch buffet. .. and for me it was all about the goat curry. so good

Thank restewax
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:15
11:00 - 22:15
11:00 - 22:15
11:00 - 22:15
11:00 - 22:15
11:00 - 22:45
11:00 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Gorham Rd Ste 8, South Portland, ME 04106-2409
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  South Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-828-6677
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Welcome to Taj, home to the best Indian and Indo-Chinese cuisine in Maine. Taste the finest of India's cuisine presented with flair in a pleasant and ambient setting.Indian cuisine is a combination of subtle tastes. Flavors are as varied as the climate of India and as exotic as the people of India. Fragrant spices are delicately blended in meticulous proportions to create the dishes we present to you. Fresh and natural ingredients are used by our experienced chefs to create a variety of mouth watering dishes.India's varied cuisine is as diverse as its culture, languages and regions. Every region in India brings its own unique dishes and subtle variations to popular dishes by its inspired use of wonderful spices and herbs, including coriander, cumin, cilantro, paprika, saffron, and cinnamon. Every dish is created from a unique blend of flavorings, spices with the purity of mother nature. The cuisine of Our Place, is known for its flavor, savory sauces enriched by nuts, cream and fruits.Taj Indian cuisine is a remarkable blend of many of these culinary techniques, ingredients and traditions. Please do come and visit us to enjoy your favorite Indian cuisine served by our experienced staff in a relaxing and romantic ambience.Join us for dinner or our daily lunch buffet for an experience you will want to repeat often.
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