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Taj of India

2809 M Street Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20007
+1 202-965-4266
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“naan” (15 reviews)
“lamb biryani” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2809 M Street Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20007
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Taj of India is located in the beginning of Georgetown if you are coming in from Pennsylvania or NH Avenue direction. Inside and outside seating is available. If you like to watch pedestrian traffic sit outside and relax into it as your food will not...More

Thank Zuro
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We have been walking past this restaurant on our visits to Georgetown for the past year and decided to give it a try. In hindsight, we should have just kept walking! The food presentation was nice and the atmosphere pleasant but the food quality was...More

Thank GeeJAre
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Staff was not friendly at all .. we asked to join table , they refused .. While we were eating , they asked for check and after we paid she came and gave the change back in my hand rather then just keeping on the...More

Thank Gautam D
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

As we start our 3rd week in the 4th (of 5) Cities in #AmburyUSRoadTrip2017 I'm fed up with burgers and Rebecca has had very little choice. So to find this gem with a whole - and varied - vegetarian section was great. But the food?...More

Thank Tina A
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We were hungry and found a parking spot near this restaurant and they had available seating so we gave it a try! Food was incredible and service was fantastic.

Thank Noelle G
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

authentic Indian food, if you ask for really spicy, you get it, well seasoned and tasty. Attentive and friendly personnel!

Thank FranzVienna111
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We skipped the buffet as it seemed on the skimpy side. It was a good thing we did as the Taj has nuts in a lot more dishes than you would expect. For example, I ordered the chicken tikka masala, which was delicious, BUT it...More

Thank kimmer1966
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I ate at the Taj of India on a recent trip to Washington DC. The food was good and tghe prices were reasonable.

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 7 July 2017

...but the surly waiter was not okay. Flavors were fine, nothing special, but the grease quotient was too much.

Thank pickling
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I have been to this restaurant many times and I always get the Lamb Korma. It is truly to die for! The rice and naan is great as well. The location is right in Georgetown, just over the border from Foggy Bottom.

Thank garrettryangibson
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Harraz M
30 September 2016|
Response from Stephanie B | Reviewed this property |
no idea
17 April 2016|
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Response from DavidBMIA | Reviewed this property |
Casual atmosphere. Jeans would not be a problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2809 M Street Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20007
  • Public Transportation: Foggy Bottom Metro
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Georgetown
  • Neighbourhood: Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-965-4266
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