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Taj Mahal

) #34 of 68 Restaurants in Oban $$ - $$$, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
146 George Street | Oban, Argyll & Bute, Scotland, UK., Oban PA34 5NX, Scotland
+44 1631 566400
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“curry” (23 reviews)
“naan bread” (17 reviews)
“rogan josh” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
146 George Street | Oban, Argyll & Bute, Scotland, UK., Oban PA34 5NX, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

These people are friendly thieves. They make a good dinner with all the right smiles and comments - and then get the bill wrong by exactly £5 too much. I had words with the chaps there - no apology, no nothing. I will be taking...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Restaurant seemed ok, a little dowdy on the outside but I was with a friend so it wasn't a date. Inside was ok. Clean, and the decor was adequate. The food, to be fair, was good. The trouble came when the bill came. I did...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed the good variety on the menu and were pleased with every dish we tried! Wonderful! friendly owner!

Thank Jonquille d
Reviewed 5 days ago

Service was a bit sluggish even though the restaurant was less than half fool. The food was so so, lots of sauce but thin on the meat. The side dishes were better than the mains. All in all it was an ok meal, but I...More

Thank Laurence_B_Jacobs
Reviewed 6 days ago

Recommended by Local photographer Justin . Light bright environment with plenty of seating, although quiet when we were there Monday night. Prawn Puri starter which was excellent and good portion, Mains were excellent( Chicken Tikka Korai,( ? Rice and side dishes were good portions ,Peshawari...More

Thank william l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we stay on holiday, we buy a takeaway from Taj Mahal before going back to the cottage. Always excellent food. Very friendly staff, attentive but not over the top. Highly recommended

Thank Donna-Marie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service throughtout. Fresh great tasting food. Good beers. Quite picky about food but can't fault this place. Only thing id advise is for them to clean their blinds. Will definately be back soon

Thank di32
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Light of India has closed. Long live the Taj Mahal ! We were occasional visitors to the former and I have reviewed it as the finest home of the Lamb Biryani - world wide! Old style flock and old style cooking but delicious! However...More

Thank Benderloch
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We visited on a quiet April day. Food was ok but very greasy (lots and lots and lots of ghee). Flavour was very average. Service was excellent and the waiter was helpful indeed. Not one to avoid by any means but there are better ones...More

Thank C E
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Above average indian resturant, plain decor and clean ideally located to the entrace of Oban with good menu choices, well presented with swift and good service.

Thank tcb012017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 George Street | Oban, Argyll & Bute, Scotland, UK., Oban PA34 5NX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Oban
  • Phone Number: +44 1631 566400
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