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Taj Mahal

39 Northbourne Ave, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 2 6247 6528
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39 Northbourne Ave, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We love our Indian cuisine and are use to Canadian "Hot" so we asked for our food to be hot and while it wasn't as hot as we usually have at home, it was EXCELLENT!. The Daal & Korma were perfect. The service couldn't have...More

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service... Very tasty and nice shareplates. Recommend banquet for large parties. Nice atmosphere.

Thank mojcazega
Reviewed 11 September 2018

If you are looking for a great Indian meal then look no further. The restaurant is tucked away upstairs in the Melbourne Building but not hard to find. The service was excellent and the food superb. The place itself isn't 5 star but then it...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Visited the restaurant while in Canberra for the weekend. Some of the best Indian food we have had. Dishes were all so tasty and fresh. Service was great, very attentive. Would definitely recommend a visit to this restaurant for some great family cooked Indian food.

Thank Westgreen47
Reviewed 8 August 2018

I've never been to India, but as soon as you enter the Taj Mahal, you're instantly transported. Complete with the family in the kitchen turning out dish after tasty dish, this restaurant ranks as one of my favourites. It is very quaint and tight seating,...More

Thank Deborah W
shiraj U, Manager at Taj Mahal, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you 🙏

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Like this Indian restaurants , good is delicious, we eat here as a couple 2 times once a week. Management is good friendly . I recommended this place

Thank Hurryup2011
Reviewed 7 March 2018

A friend and I went looking for a nice Indian restaurant and we found it in the Taj Mahal. We thought we had missed it as the entrance is not obvious. Through a glass door then straight up the stairs. There was a big poster...More

Thank fred_cameron
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Very good food and excellent service at this little gem ! Each dish had its own distinctive taste and tasted good too !!!! Quite packed for dinner and though we went there without reservations we were quickly and well attended to. Portions were quite good...More

Thank LoveTravel72086
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Tonight my husband and i ate dinner at the Taj Mahal Indian Restaurant in Canberra. The food was excepitional, a dance for the taste buds. The service was professional and inviting. The Taj Mahal Indian Restaurant Canberra a definite 10 out of 10

Thank james b
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Always great at lunch or dinner. Wonderful selection of all the favourites, particularly like the Punjabi Lamb and Tandoori Chicken. Best mother's home style cooking. Have been a regular since the late 1970s. Staff are always knowledgeable and friendly, and seem to remember their past...More

Thank JohnECanberra
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Northbourne Ave, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6247 6528
  • E-mail
Taj Mahal is a family business serving home-style Authentic Indian cuisines. Mouth Watering Beef, Lamb, Chicken, Vegetable, Tondoori and fish dishes at a very reasonable price. Opening Lunch Wed to Friday from 12.00pm and Dinner Monday to Sat from 5.30pm
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