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Sitar Indian Cuisine

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500 15th Street, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
+1 205-345-1419
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11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

One of my favorite Tuscaloosa restaurants. Good for dining in & for take out. Really nice staff (once I couldn't find cardamon pods for a recipe--I called & they gave me some). The food is consistently good, and I find the degree of heat (always medium for us) also consistent.

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Mandeville
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

I stopped by at this restaurant during long driving. We love indian food. Good service, professional people. $$.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here many times over the years and it is consistently good; service is prompt and friendly. I would recommend to anyone, anytime!!

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Thank Anna C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Sitar is my favorite restaurant in Tuscaloosa! The lunch buffett is always great and so are the entrees. Service is friendly and very accomodating. I know Crimson2Go delivers from Sitar, and the restaurant itself may as well. Delicious and never disappoints!

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Thank Lauren K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Sitar has a great Indian cuisine. If you aren't sure about Indian food, go on a week day and get the buffet so you can try it all. You won't regret it! Great service and affordable.

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Thank erin l
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and service. A hidden treasure in tuscaloosa. Better and reasonable price food than Birmingham Alabama.

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Thank Parminder P
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

Eat here a lot..Just love the seasonings..Some thingsare spicy some is not. I cant get enough of their hot tea...I have only ate the Lunch buffet...service is good..clean place..

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Thank jonespollyr
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Their lunch buffet is fantastic. Seems authentic (at least to an American). Rice pudding, Naan bread, various chicken and vegetarian dishes.

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Thank TripCritic166
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Taste, quality of food is better than bigger cities of usa. It's a hidden treasure. Must go and compare your self.

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Thank Parminder P
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

I always order the Ckicken Tikka Masala with a side of the garlic nan and it is always made fresh and they have yet to fail me on the taste and quality! They give a great serving, I always have leftovers that could be a meal the next day. If you are ever in Tuscaloosa and you want authentic Indian... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 15th Street, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Tuscaloosa
  • Phone Number: +1 205-345-1419

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?