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Tandoori Chef 2

) #25 of 33 Restaurants in Maplewood $$ - $$$, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
6 1/2 Highland Pl, Maplewood, NJ 07040-2508
+1 973-763-6770
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  • Excellent19%
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  • Average32%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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6 1/2 Highland Pl, Maplewood, NJ 07040-2508
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter was in from California and wanted Indian food. We are able to walk to Tandori Chef 2 from home, so off we went. A bonus, by the way, since parking has become so difficult in downtown Maplewood. I have no complaints. The service...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was visiting Family, and i wanted Indian restaurant food. This was the closest joint. We ordered take-out. I was specific that i wanted it spicy. But my food was not spicy, there is slight sweetness in their dishes. Their Chicken Tandoori was done good....More

Thank Kodynya
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I wish this place were less expensive, as I love Indian cuisine. I have been here several times and each time I am here, the buffet is advertised, but not available (not sure why). This forces us to eat off the menu, which although extensive...More

Thank YayeMama
TandooriChef, Public Relations Manager at Tandoori Chef 2, responded to this review

YayeMama, We are sorry for the concerns you have for our restaurant. I know we have had the buffet in the past, however it has been gone for more than a year now. If you find these advertisements, I would mush appreciate if you would...More

Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

My family and I order from here and prefer it over the local options closer to home. We have to order more than $35 to get delivery but that's not an issue. The other night though, I ordered, told it may be up to an...More

1  Thank Scott S
TandooriChef, Guest Relations Manager at Tandoori Chef 2, responded to this review

Scott S, Thank you for the review, and I would fortunately like to inform you that there has been newer management since your experience. We can only hope that this situation will not happen again and do appreciate your contribution to our business. Please feel...More

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Welcomed like family Table area ready at 7:30PM. Reservation was 8:30PM that is service. Reservation for 20 that expanded to 25. Great tolerance for roving photographer/videographer. My family loves to practice our Indian cooking and restaurant visiting. The food was some of the best in...More

1  Thank LAFRANCIS F
TandooriChef, Guest Relations Manager at Tandoori Chef 2, responded to this review

LAFRANCIS F, Thank you so much for the raving review! We can hope to see you and your family again either at our restaurant or any of our Maplewood events we attend! Have a lovely day, Natasha Slater Guest Relations Manager

Reviewed 4 September 2016

We had eaten at this restaurant several times over the years, under two different names, and it was always poor to mediocre. This month we have eaten there twice, and it was positively brilliant both times. The food is now very spicy in an authentic...More

2  Thank NJChisoxFan
NJAnm123, Manager at Tandoori Chef 2, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive review and rating! We're thrilled that you have noted the improvement, and we promise to continue the good work! Looking forward to having you come see us again sometime soon!

Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went here for dinner on a Saturday night. Only two other tables were seated. More people came in for pickup than were seated. We ordered two dishes. We had the shrimp Korma and Daal fry. The daal fry is not actually...More

Thank Norjeff2
TandooriChef, Guest Relations Manager at Tandoori Chef 2, responded to this review

Hello Norjeff2, Thank you for your review! Luckily, we have been under different management since, along with new and experienced chefs. We hope you could come by soon and get a chance to try our food and service again! Also, here at Tandoori Chef 2,...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I was looking for a local Indian restaurant near where I was staying. This restaurant had a wide variety of wonderful food at the appropriate level of price. Not I expensive, but not too pricey. Nice service.More

Thank dansP9418AJ
TandooriChef, Guest Relations Manager at Tandoori Chef 2, responded to this review

dansP9418AJ, Thank you so much for the review! We are happy to hear that our food and service outshines our customers' expectations. Feel free to stop in and try some of our social media promotions for a discount on your next meal! With much love,...More

Reviewed 26 May 2016

The food for the mos part is consistently good. The atmosphere sis tranquil. Great place for a first date.

Thank Felicia B
NJAnm123, Owner at Tandoori Chef 2, responded to this review

Thank you very much, Felicia! We appreciate your positive review and feedback. Please come back anytime - we're going to be making some changes in the next few months that we think you'll love!

Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is one of our favorite dining spots. An interesting multillevel space allows for quiet dining. The selection of dishes are for every taste. Dishes range from mild yet fragrant treats to the more heated stimulating meats and sauces. The brianis are among my favorites....More

Thank pop3upman
TandooriChef, Guest Relations Manager at Tandoori Chef 2, responded to this review

pop3upman Thank you so much for the review! We are happy to hear that our food and service outshines our customers' expectations. Feel free to stop in and try some of our social media promotions for a discount on your next meal! With much love,...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
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Average prices
USD 8 - USD 25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 1/2 Highland Pl, Maplewood, NJ 07040-2508
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Maplewood
  • Phone Number: +1 973-763-6770
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Description
Tandoori Chef offers one of the most unique and memorable dining experiences in the Essex County (NJ) area. Our spectacular chefs have created a decadent menu combining the diverse flavors of India. We invite you to join us as we recreate a taste of India.