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Cafe Tandoor

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2096 S Taylor Rd, Cleveland, OH 44118-2657
+1 216-371-8500
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15:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
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Willoughby Hills, Ohio, United States
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just happened to be in the neighborhood at lunch time and stumbled in. found lovely food, my partner had tandoor and I the biryani . Great Nan and samosas too! Loved everything. service was great will definitely come back for dinner.

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Thank John K
Gates Mills, Ohio
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Hands down our favorite Indian place in town. From the naan with the dips,to the saffron rice. Must admit I always order the Chicken Tikka Masala. So very tasty. The portions are large, usually take home half. Staff is friendly and very accomodating, preparing to your tastes. We truly love dining here.

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Thank irishizze
Oberlin, Ohio
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109 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Cafe Tandoor offers both good food and service. While there we ordered several dishes and all were good. The only criticism is they don't really achieve the spice levels we are accustom to in an Indian restaurant. Dishes we requested medium hot came out closer to mild and the traditional dishes such as vindaloo came out closer to medium. It... More 

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Thank Matt A
Cleveland, Ohio
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Favorite in Cleveland area for Indian food. Consistently good food, and excellent service . Good to go with friends, as noise level is low .

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Thank 2frmclevehts
Cleveland, Ohio
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Have been going to Cafe Tandoor for many years. Food always good, well spiced and they will adjust the heat as requested.. Delicious bread options. Service good.

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Thank NUID
Gates Mills, Ohio
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Love Tandoor. Large dining room. Super friendly staff. Great naan. Chicken tikka masala-superb! Just right amount of spices in all dishes. Each time is always superb. Namaste

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Thank irishizze
Memphis, Tn.
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Seven family members celebrating a special occasion went for dinner on a Sunday evening. Jeremy, our waiter, was very good at communicating and meeting our needs. The food was very fresh and made according to our spice level preference. I typically do not eat Indian food at restaurants, because mostly the food turns out too oily and upsets my stomach.... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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125 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Good food especially the curries My wife likes the at fish curry I recommend the lamb curry Very good food Pleasant surroundings Full bar

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Thank rsegraves
Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

We went all the from Beachwood to café tandoor after reading various good reviews tonight.. 1. No hospitality at all..the person taking order is not at all dressed up and not welcoming to guests 2. He asked us whether we need A/C or Fan? (First time I experienced such pathetic option) 3. Food is not at all good.. biryani seems... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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186 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

We have been to this place several times, and the food is consistently good, although nothing we've had would rate as outstanding. The vegetable samosas, lamb curry, and shrimp curry, were all good. The naan was the best we've had in a while. The service was also good, but not overly attentive. They do charge for the rice, which many... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 12
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2096 S Taylor Rd, Cleveland, OH 44118-2657
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-371-8500

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