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Tandoori Chef

260D Main St, Hackensack, NJ 07601-5729
+1 201-457-0057
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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“naans” (9 reviews)
“indian food” (7 reviews)
“black pepper” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
$$ - $$$
260D Main St, Hackensack, NJ 07601-5729
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

It was an okay place. We initially thought they had buffet.. but they didn't. Quite expensive of what we ate. Per head we paid around 30$ !!! Not worth at all.. chicken was not cooked well. Naan was ok. Biriyani was also curry'ish. Not my...More

Thank Rajagopal S
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We ordered Tandoori Naan (no eggs!) that came slightly buttered, Dal Makhani (came with basmati rice, if I knew that, I would not ordered Jeera rice). Then I ordered Sweet Nimbu Pani and Masala Tea at the end. Dal, naan, chai – all was good....More

Thank EarlyRetirementAbroa
Reviewed 21 July 2016

the chicken dishes are very spicy and tasty, The naan with garlic AND sesame seeds is just heavenly.

Thank RLF724
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

On visit from England to NY I ordered food from Tandoori Chef in hilton Ridgefield Park Authentic indian taste and best Indian food you can have outside india Don't even think of ordering from anywhere else otherwise you will miss the great Taste and Great...More

Thank arjan j
Reviewed 1 April 2016

I love Indian food and so far this place has not disappointed us. I typically order the Lamb Vindaloo (very spicy) and my wife and kids love the Butter Chicken. The service is always excellent and the food is always steaming hot and taste very...More

Thank Jose S
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The food is very good. The service is excellent. My husband loves Indian food and this is now one of his favorite places in town.

Thank Fenian71
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Excellent Indian food and very attentive, courteous service. I had the Saag Paneer, Papdi Chat, and the Gajr (carrot) Halwah for dessert. All were perfectly prepared and the chef accommodated our requests for different levels of spiciness. Our lunch was super pleasant and we can't...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Visited Tandoori Chef for a lunch buffet on Nov 8th, 2014. I called the restaurant beforehand to see which dishes were in the buffet. A few dishes mentioned interested me so I paid a visit. Whilst the choices are somewhat limited, this didn't bother me....More

Thank Sunny M
Reviewed 21 September 2014 via mobile

Fantastic dinner tonight Saturday 9/20/14. We had butter chicken - awesome! And Naan basket - tasty! and chili chicken - was even better than butter chicken, & paneer pakora -kind of plain for me. Awesome food overall & awesome service! Very nice dinner. And this...More

Thank Haresh A
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Indian lunch buffet for $9.95 seemed like a good idea, since I had eaten lunch there a few yrs ago and it was OK. Things change tho and not always for the better. Began with usual salad--OK. Then there were condiments with nothing to put...More

Thank PerryPatetik
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 260D Main St, Hackensack, NJ 07601-5729
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hackensack
  • Phone Number: +1 201-457-0057
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