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Tamba Indian Grill and Bar

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103 Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10016 (27th and 28th)
+1 212-481-9100
11:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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Brooklyn, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

great food! awesome music too! service was great food came perfect timing. we ordered samosas and butter chicken and desert was great !

Thank kdbcorporate
Orlando, Florida
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

We came in for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. The restaurant was filled with school kids on a field trip... we were told they were having a special buffet so we assumed we'd get great service... we didn't. Completely ignored... after 30 minutes and only our app, we said we had to leave soon to make it to a matinee...... More 

Thank Paul S
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Best restaurants in NY after being in india wanted to eat something great and made up my mind to visit this place you guys rock i love this place great people great chefs. definitely going back .

Thank stevehaut
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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297 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Our Tour Manager took us here for dinner. The ambience was very uninspiring as was the food. The chicken achari was tasteless due to a large amount of chillies. The sweet dish was halwa which was nothing to talk about. I wanted a glass of Soda. The owner before serving me said that they charge 2 dollars as if I... More 

Thank Rajeshwar Dayal M
New York City, New York
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78 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

A friend of mine asked to have dinner there and was a bit hesitant as I did not hear of this place before. But in reality was pleasantly surprised, as the food was spot on. Had a vegetarian dinner and the samosas and Saag Paneer were cooked and spiced exactly to my liking. In any case a solid good option... More 

Thank TalleyrandNYC
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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295 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

The areas has lots of Indian restaurants. Our Tour Manager took us to Tamba. The Buffet arrangement is poor due to size of Hotel however the seating arrangements are much better. Food is limited but good. The sweet was good. Service was poor

Thank Rajendra D
Edison, New Jersey
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

not a great place to go as i found that most of the food is not fresh. Pooerly managed and very slow service

Thank ANBAN79
New York City, New York
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70 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

As a parent of a toddler we can only go to so many kids friendly places and this happens be one of them. Like the environment and staffs are kids friendly. Get for family who is trying to enjoy a quiet dinner night. We randomly choose this place and we were happy with everything but the food. The food gets... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2014 via mobile

Considering other excellent options in NYC, this place falls short. We also had to deal with a busload of package tour - made for lengthy wait. There are several better options within couple blocks.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2014

My husband, teenage son, and I ate at the Tamba Indian Grill and Bar on this past Sunday evening. Generally we do not eat out as the food that we make at our home is better than most moderately priced restaurants. However, we had a groupon and decided to give it a try. Wow- we loved the food. It was... More 

Thank Kris E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Indian, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10016
    (27th and 28th)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-481-9100
At Tamba you will have the ultimate experience in Indian cuisine. Our menu features authentic specialties from cities throughout India and Southwest Asia, like the fiery Vindaloo dishes of Goa and almond-flavored delights from the Kashmiri mountain valleys.

Dine with us and embark on an appetizing sojourn through the tastes of India, Pakistan, Afghanistan at Tamba.

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