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Taj India Indian Restaurant

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154 Patchen Dr, Suite 68, Lexington, KY 40517-4418
+1 859-268-0055
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Lexington, Kentucky
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2013 via mobile

This was our first visit to an Indian restaurant, and it was so wonderful, we can't stop talking about it. Our server was Raj, he bent over backward to make sure every need was taken care of. We chose the Chicken Chili and Lamb Vindaloo. Both were outstanding, but the Lamb Vindaloo was unforgettable. I can't wait to go back.... More 

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4 Thank Loganiii
Lexington, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2013

I have ordered off the menu in the past but did try to buffet on this visit. I was happy with most of the dishes. The chicken curry didn't have as much taste as I hoped nor the chicken tikka masala. I loved the lentil curry, spinach curry, naan, and fried bread. The pakoras were great too. I loved that... More 

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Thank tdottie81
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2013

Taj is best place to dine. I visit lots of indian restaurant but that place I like too much. Food is amazing. staff is friendly. I like this restaurant.

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1 Thank rrddff
Lexington, Kentucky
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2013

Me and my wife celebrated our 1st wedding anniversary with 40 friends in Taj India recently. If you want to host a party of 40-50 friends, with Indian food...this is the place. We had this huge place to ourselves, decorated the place according to our wish, played our own music and danced till 11PM. As usual, the food buffet was... More 

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2 Thank D B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2013

My boyfriend and I tried this place the other night. He loves Indian food and I was a little skeptical to try it but I am glad I did! Not only was the food absolutely amazing but the service was awesome! Raj was our waiter and we had so much fun with him!! He was entertaining and very outgoing. Very... More 

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1 Thank Beb111890
Cleveland, Ohio
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2013

I live in Cleveland and was on vacation when I had the pleasure of eating at Taj India, in Lexington. The food is unbelievably good due to combination of spices, good preparation and above all, a fantastic cook. I have never been to an Indian restaurant that could offer so much at such reasonable pricing. It could almost justify it... More 

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4 Thank abrams123
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2013

Quite disappointed with what we ordered and what they provided, Baingen Bertha was from frozen ready to eat food. Moolly paratha was made with onion and aloo... There was no moolly ....

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1 Thank Eatingman1
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2013 via mobile

Food and service were very good. We had the vegetarian dinner for two. Sauces were excellent complements to the fare. While the exterior is neatly don't, the building's interior is a bit run down. The space seems too large. I would recommend the food and friendly hosts at a five. The furnishings bring my scoring down to a four rating.

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1 Thank Martha B
Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 337 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2013

Like Andrew S we weren't so impressed as the other reviewers here. The pluses: it is cheap and they are accommodating and nice. As far as the food, I suppose it could work well for those who never have had Indian food before as an introduction (the food won't be too scary), but it isn't that nice. But, if you... More 

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Thank Pasqualinho
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2013

I go to Taj frequently and have never had a single bad experience. The food (and chai!) is fantastic, everyone is very nice and it's all consistent. Definitely my favorite place to eat.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Buffet
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 154 Patchen Dr, Suite 68, Lexington, KY 40517-4418
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-268-0055
Description
Indian Restaurant, Indian Buffert, Family Restaurant, Seven Days Serves.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?