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Punjabi Tandoor

9235 Activity Rd, Ste 111, San Diego, CA 92126-4440
+1 858-695-0956
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good50%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“saag paneer” (3 reviews)
“indian food” (10 reviews)
“at lunchtime” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
9235 Activity Rd, Ste 111, San Diego, CA 92126-4440
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

We were on a business travel for 10 days to US (from India). Few of us were vegetarians and had very limited eating options during our stay in US. We were longing for Indian Food and then we came across Punjabi Tandoor which was @...More

Thank Pieush
Reviewed 15 April 2017

For the price this place is worth it and has all the usual comfort fare such as tikka masala, saag paneer and tandoori chicken of course. Don't forget to get a mango lassi.

Thank d l
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Located in the food court near College Blvd, as part of a small food court. There are 4 menu options ( 1 veg) and some ala carte options. I went for the ala carte. Others with me went for veg menu option. Nan was made...More

1  Thank Srinath V
Reviewed 15 August 2016

I am a very hard and snobby critic of Indian restaurants. But this tiny little place surprised me. It is a family run place and the chefs here stick to authenticity. I love this place. The food is very cheap, good quality and excellent taste....More

1  Thank SouravBanerjee
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

If you like Indian food, this place has a ton of flavor. The food can be pretty spicy, but it's very delicious.

1  Thank March M
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I've lived abroad and had Indian food all over the US, in the Middle East, in the UK, and even in Asia. This is some of the best there is. If you happen to be in the area, stop in for a great meal. Good...More

Thank TheAnvil
Reviewed 20 June 2016

I came here for lunch one sunny day. The service is fairly quick, though there is often a line at lunchtime. Tables outside have umbrellas for shade, which is important since there is no indoor seating. This is about one step above a food truck.

Thank Nancyuen
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This place used to be good a couple years ago, the staff and chef have become very negligent these days and no longer care for the authentic taste, or at least good taste. The quality and taste have gone down substantially, I tried a couple...More

Thank SunShine381
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

As soon as I walked in I knew the food was going to be delicious. You could smell all of the delicious spices. It reminded me right away of my childhood. Delightfully spicy and rich. Lots of food for a reasonable price. If I lived...More

1  Thank Calicocat30
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

I went with a Co worker for dinner and ordered the dinner specials. Portions were very generous and food was delicious. The mango Lassi is great too. The tandoori chichen was good but not great as the rest of the meal, that's why i am...More

1  Thank William B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 AM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9235 Activity Rd, Ste 111, San Diego, CA 92126-4440
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-695-0956
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