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Tamba Indian Grill and Bar

103 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8918
+1 212-481-9100
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“indian food” (11 reviews)
“great food” (8 reviews)
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Indian, Asian
$$ - $$$
103 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8918
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

We were a group of 9 persons and had been roaming around Manhattan area. Reached Tamba Restaurant around 2 pm and were greeted by the owner himself, who is very energetic at his age. Had Tequila drink, to start with and then the main course....More

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
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...More

Thank Paul S
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
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...More

Thank Rajeshwar Dayal M
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...More

Thank TalleyrandNYC
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
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
Reviewed 4 November 2014

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...More

3  Thank AKrulzNY
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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.

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29 May 2017|
Response from RAJENDRA884 | Reviewed this property |
No. Since this is a specialty restaurant, there is no buffet. You may visit their website and decide your preferences beforehand.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8918
    (27th and 28th)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-481-9100
  • E-mail
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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