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3140 Environ Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-4437
+1 919-240-7490
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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3140 Environ Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-4437
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Reviewed 22 December 2014

Note, there appear to be two listings for this restaurant in TA. Management advised this one had the correct information. The other review indicates this was formerly known as Saffron. Raga is in the same location as that restaurant, with largely unchanged interior decor. While...More

Thank UglyBuffalo
PJ P, Manager at Raaga, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2015

Thanks so much for the awesome review -- it sounds like you really know your stuff, too! Based on what you ordered I think it's safe to say you made some great choices. From the wrap down to the onion rings -- you picked some...More

Reviewed 21 December 2014

The setting is nice - the food tasted very good (both of our dishes), but it wasn't hot when it arrived at the table. Service was very friendly, but very slow. I should say this was for lunch - only four tables in the place...More

Thank Nate B
Reviewed 15 December 2014

My wife and I ate here last year on our annual trip back to Chapel Hill and it was very good. We made a rezzie to eat there again last Saturday. When we arrived, we were seated promptly and our server came right to the...More

Thank iamstoked22
Reviewed 7 December 2014

The food was very well prepared, fresh, and a large variety of Indian dishes. I eat at Indian restaurants when I can find them in North Carolina . I have also been in India and am aware of what good Indian food tastes. I have...More

Thank jancroft19
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Went for lunch with a friend and really enjoyed the food. The ability to earn points with OpenTable and AA miles through AAdvantage Dining was even better!

Thank FriendlySkies1K
PJ P, Manager at Raaga, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2015

It's great to hear you're a fan of our place! We're so glad you enjoyed your meal and we hope to see you back again soon! All the best, Hemini

Reviewed 25 November 2014

This restaurant is pretty much everything you want in an Indian restaurant. They have an extensive lunch buffet with appetizers, salad and several entrees (both with and without meat) as well as a dessert. It's $12 and comes with naan. Plus, there's also an extensive...More

Thank Sal_Paradise767
Reviewed 20 November 2014

All the usual fare one would expect at an Indian restaurant. The great thing is that the staff will work with you from beginning to end. Want to know more about their interesting beer selection? They’ll explain the difference between Delerium and Rodenbach. Want a...More

Thank DSBrandt
Reviewed 10 November 2014

Food and atmosphere were superb. The service was fast and inviting and the best thing - you can walk from Aloft so no need to drive, park, etc.

1  Thank Ruth T
Reviewed 16 October 2014

after having a marvelous dinner at Raaga several months ago we were happy to have a chance to go there for lunch. Unfortunately we chose the buffet which was totally lackluster in their selections. There was little difference in the taste of 2 of the...More

Thank Susan57534840
Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

When you walk in the Raaga, you know you in for a good time. The decor of the restaurant is very pleasing with good mix of Eastern and western artifacts. Full size bar area and good sitting inside and outdoors. Standard Indian menu. We had...More

Thank Kiran V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3140 Environ Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-4437 (Formerly Saffron of Chapel Hill)
    (Hamilton Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-240-7490
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Located in the Triangle Area of North Carolina, Raaga Restaurant & Lounge offers the best fine Indian cuisine served in an upscale, authentic Indian ambiance. Dive into our splendid menu, featuring a collection of authentic recipes that have been passed down for generations. Internationally-known chef Durga Prasad creates a cuisine that is as sophisticated as it is intoxicating. Each brilliant dish is a celebration of flavor that reflects our dedication and passion for the culinary arts.
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