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Taj Indian Cuisine

3009 Carling Ave, Ottawa, Ontario K2B 7Y6, Canada
+1 613-726-6955
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3009 Carling Ave, Ottawa, Ontario K2B 7Y6, Canada
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

So much tastier than a hamburger or Pizza for lunch! Drop in, this is a nice quaint little place with a friendly young man that serves and tasty food. There's about 10 little tasty dishes to choose from & none too too hot for gentle...More

1  Thank Russell S
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Not too spicy, great service, been a regular for many years, love it! Great buffet! Buffet has excellent variety, every dish is very tasty.

Thank Lynne H
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Excellent food, friendly hosts. We've been to many Indian Restaurants in Ottawa and Toronto and we always go back to Taj. For the past 5 years, Taj is the only place we will now go to.

Thank Derek H
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We haven't been to Taj Indian Cuisine in many, many years, but they've been promoting themselves on Facebook a lot recently and so hubby and I decided to head there for lunch today to see how they're doing. We arrived at 1:15. Their lunch buffet...More

Thank Janet1016
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Thank you for such a wonderful meal of red lentil dahl and eggplant curry, you are artists in the kitchen!!

Thank monecak
Reviewed 7 December 2016

You can't tell from the outside of this small restaurant that it is likely the best Indian restaurant around. The husband and wife owners are extremely caring and personable. My wife and I have dined in some of the finest Indian restaurants across Canada, and...More

1  Thank Silvertip2012
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This is probably my favourite Indian food place in Ottawa. The owners are always present and genuinely care about their customers and the experience. I always get the same thing every time (vegetable korma and garlic naan because I love it so much) but their...More

1  Thank Cailie M
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The tandoori chicken , eggplant , mutton okra were good but the matar paneer was the best I have ever tasted in any indian restaurant in my life......the service is excellent and prompt .....the food was hot and well prepared but I have given the...More

1  Thank PCtravelfreak
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We were hoping for a buffet on Saturday but the buffets are at lunch time only during the week. We stayed for alacart and the waiter helped us with some suggestions for our first time. Butter chicken and rice with bread. We will definitely be...More

Thank Douglas S
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

First time there and quit pleasantly surprised by it. It is a very small place, but very cozy and welcoming. Loved listening to the Indian music. The food was great, the service was impecable. The server was very good in helping us out on what...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3009 Carling Ave, Ottawa, Ontario K2B 7Y6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-726-6955
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