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Reviewed 12 June 2021 via mobile

Visited early on a Friday night with another couple and had the best night. Shannon looked after us in an exemplary way...suggesting beers and wine and desserts and just generally doing a really top class job. The food was as good as the service..we had...a bit of this and a bit of that and loved everything we tried. I thoroughly recommend this place if your in canberra. Really great restaurant spearheaded by a young man who did an outstanding job looking after his customers.More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 25 April 2021

I organised a function for 20 people at Taj Mahal. The function was a great success all due to the magnificent organisation, attention and service from all the staff at this wonderful establishment. The plentiful and delicious Indian dishes topped off a wonderful evening. I...can not recommend the Taj Mahal Restaurant enough.More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 23 January 2021 via mobile

We heard that Taj Mahal had the best curries in Canberra and they were not wrong! We ordered entrees, naan (the best I've ever had) and three curries - everything was quick, fresh and delicious and the young gentleman who served us was lovely. He...was very accommodating and served the whole restaurant solo without missing a beat. The decor is delightfully retro - get the pink booth seating if you can! We will most definitely be back and will recommend to anyone.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 13 January 2021 via mobile

We visited as a couple on New Year’s Eve, as with many of the reviews we can only agree the food was excellent As most have commented the waiter does a remarkable job, there were very few empty seats during our visit and whilst Shannon...did his best he was just way too busy and after our initial support for this very busy individual, waiting for drinks and even a water top up actually detracted from the overall experienceMore

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 21 July 2020

This place is incredible. Look no further! Food is delicious, service outstanding. I was a bit unsure initially as the staircase leads you off the main street up to this dark restaurant. But, within minutes I was at ease. The waiter (I'm sorry I don't...know your name!) deserves massive recognition - he was up and down the stairs like a yoyo serving all the tables as they had to spread everyone out with the new rules. He didn't miss a beat. He knew about all the dishes, made recommendations on what to order, how much we needed, drinks etc. Very knowledgeable and super friendly. 10/10 for the waiter! Food - so so so good! We ordered pappadums, butter chicken, punjabi lamb, garlic naan - we had out littlies with us. All I can say is GET THE NAAN. I couldn't stop eating it! The curries were delicious - home cooked flavours and made with love. Loved every part of it and can't recommend it enough.More

Date of visit: July 2020
shiraju2017, Chef at Taj Mahal, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2020

Appreciate your feedback 🙏 Shannon was the waiter

Reviewed 4 July 2020 via mobile

Delicious Indian cuisine in a unique setting. The lamb curry was a stand out with tender flavoursome lamb.

Date of visit: July 2020
shiraju2017, Marketing at Taj Mahal, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2020

Appreciate your feedback

Reviewed 20 June 2020 via mobile

Amaaaaazing food and customer service!! After one visit has jumped into my top 2 Indian restaurants of all time. Came here on a recommendation from a friend and will definitely be adding it to my go to places.

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 20 June 2020

My friends and I ate at Taj Mahal last night and the food was delicious! We had butter chicken, rogan josh and a dahl and naan and roti bread. It was all very good and the service was very friendly. We had three dishes, rice,...bread, wine all for $25 a head, very reasonably priced. Thank you!More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 19 June 2020

I along with my family visited this place as someone has said in his review it as a hidden Gem. The place is calm and nice but compact. There are no much varieties of food. I bought two Chicken curries, both taste almost the same....They had only one dessert, that was Gulab Jamun. I was a bit disappointed as I expected a higher standard compared to the other two Indian Restaurants in the area. Cost is also little high comparatively as a curry dish is little over 20$ whereas in other Indian Restaurants a curry dish is ranging from 13 to 17 $.More

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed 8 March 2020 via mobile

My wife and I met up with some friends for dinner and we picked this restaurant from the internet suggestions. We let Shannon, the waiter, make a recommendation and settled on the 4 dish banquet. The food was plentiful and good. Washed down with a...couple of beers and wine. Finished off with a coffee. Access is limited due to the steep stairs but the restaurant is comfortable.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Taj Mahal is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4