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Taj Mahal

40-42 Norwich Road, Ipswich IP1 2NJ, England
+44 1473 257712
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average5%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (8 reviews)
“onion bhaji” (3 reviews)
“poppadoms” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
40-42 Norwich Road, Ipswich IP1 2NJ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always up for trying new places locally, so decided to give the Taj Mahal a go, This was a mixed experience. So starting with the poppadum's these could have been a little crisper but were ok. My starter of garlic mushroom puri, was ok but...More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a groupon voucher for this restaurant and had failed to use for couple of months due to the fact the place was always empty when we visited. As nearly expiring, we decided to bite the bullet on a Thursday night. Again, restaurant empty. However,...More

Thank Kieran S
Reviewed October 7, 2018

I've been here before but not for a long time and have a hazy memory of having a delicious prawn dish and other delights. Alas, this visit was not so rewarding. The "speciality" king prawn dish was pretty crude. Morsels of fishy rubber nestling in...More

Thank jasonmanning3818
Reviewed September 27, 2018

What a lovely place ,nothing was too much trouble and the food was delicious,even the house wine was good ! Thanks for a lovely meal.

Thank yrkam2018
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Decent food, similar to most other Indian restaurants, but this stood out as being a bit spicier than normal. I started with an onion bhaji, I always like to have one at a restaurant that I have not been to before or for a while...More

Thank RichardOfIpswich
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

So I am in Ipswich and will try all curry houses which sells Biryanis. This is my first place.. From ordering to collections was a smooth process, I managed to haggle extra chilli and extra potatoes for veg curry for 50p extra. Restaurant is nice...More

1  Thank Sultansha1
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Our friend always orders from here & is always on about how good the food Is, so we took her advise & went, they staff were great & really looked after us, the tikka masala was so tasty & the chicken was to die for,...More

1  Thank happycouplewhodrink
Reviewed October 30, 2017

we ate at this restaurant two weeks ago. The service was friendly and the food was the best we have had in the Ipswich area.. We then ordered a take away last night using their online service. So easy to order. The food was superb...More

1  Thank Flyer963
Reviewed September 18, 2017

Working in the area I thought I would try the Taj Mahal tonight. Went for my usual favourite i.e. the mixed grill and a chicken Shashlik. Although nicely cooked it lacked any real flavour. I compare the shashlik with one I had last year near...More

1  Thank Matt J
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

As an Ipswich family we have coming to the Taj Mahal since it opened in 1964 and have enjoyed every meal in all that time. Never was the cliche "The Original and Best" more appropriate! 53 years on we had a takeaway tonight and it...More

2  Thank jonsteve2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-42 Norwich Road, Ipswich IP1 2NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 257712
We are a restarant that have been serving high quality indian food for 50 years for the good people of Ipswich. We provide a service that we hope you will be happy with, our knowledge of food has only increased since we have opened. Hopefully we will see you at our restaurant. Thank you :)
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