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Taj Mahal

7 Kings Staith, York YO1 9SN, England
+44 1904 653944
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible24%
3 Feb 2017
“Too cold”
1 Feb 2017
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian
$$ - $$$
7 Kings Staith, York YO1 9SN, England
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Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

We chose this restaurant because of the wonderful setting, right next to the river, and the dinner meal deal. The food was ok but the restaurant was very cold and empty. Going up to the first floor to the toillet there was a terrible smell!...More

Thank Evangelos N
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Quite simply poor .the currys are tastless and watery and the place is cold the staff poor too on top of that very expensive . avoid!!!

Thank rumpol
Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

We always come back to the taj when we go to York we have never had a bad or average meal it's always been first class and could not fault in anyway would recommend to anyone

Thank liam519
Reviewed January 1, 2017

My wife and I visited New Years eve- we were the only patrons. Cold empty restaurant- overpriced, small portions of sauce requiring explorations for the meat content. I've had better cheap takeaways. He even expected a tip! In a word- Terrible

Thank Rob W
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Wish Id have read reviews of this place before visiting last night 28/12/2016 Potentially a really lovely restaurant - potentially being the key word !! Firstly, as previously reported - poor 70's décor all resplendent with bright lighting just to kill any atmosphere at all....More

Thank Wickytom
Reviewed December 3, 2016

Wish we had read reviews before coming here! very old decor, empty (7pm on a thursday, xmas month), crazy bright lights so no atmosphere, 70's paint still on the walls, and the food... Mrs had tandoori chicken @ £9.95 and there was 4 slices of...More

1  Thank tejenks66
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

After struggling to get a table at a couple of other favourite restaurants we thought of the Taj Mahal where we've had a nice meal before. It was pretty quiet when we arrived with only two other tables occupied. Seeing the mixed reviews on here...More

Thank lechef_12
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Food was excellent but there was only one other table occupied so there wasn't much atmosphere. Needs more publicity to bring people in as the food is great and the service excellent

Thank jasperoreo
Reviewed October 24, 2016

This place was so bad it was laughable. I visited with friends on a Saturday evening, the pace was empty but we just assumed as it was gone 11pm we'd missed the rush. It soon became apparent why no one wanted to eat here. Decor....More

3  Thank Andypickup
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Very nice friendly place. We both enjoyed our meal. Reasonably priced.staff attentive without being intrusive.

Thank Karen L
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Dinner, After-hours
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  • Address: 7 Kings Staith, York YO1 9SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 653944
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