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3140 Environ Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-4437
+1 919-240-7490
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3140 Environ Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-4437
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really loved the food and atmosphere. The lamb rogan josh was spiced perfectly. Friendly staff. Will definitely visit again

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have a taste for Indian food , go for it. Many choices and the food is tasty with various degrees of "spicy" . Would over with the idea of sharing. There is a bar if you also like that sort of thing. Location...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Not vegetarian friendly, appears like vegetarian dishes have traces of non-vegetarian. Buffet is bad. Good ambiance and might be a good place for drinks and snacks.

Reviewed 3 April 2017

We have eaten here a few times but will not be going back after the latest experience. First, the diner needs to be aware that this is the only restaurant we have been to for years in this area that (read the fine print) adds...More

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I hadn't been here in many years and was not particularly pleased with what I found. Good for local businesses is the increased popularity of the area, though this makes it a bit more challenging to find parking. The restaurant retains a good appearance but...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Very nice place most of the time, but sometimes inconsistent, hence we are not going there anymore. I wished I could go there more often without the risk of being disappointed.

Reviewed 29 November 2016

I thought it was very good Indian food and wonderful decor. Dinner can be a bit pricey, but I've been here for lunch and the all-you-can-eat buffet. The food on the buffet was hot and kept full and fresh. My only complaint is that it...More

Reviewed 20 September 2016

The food's on a par with other Indian restaurants in the area, but it's less crowded and has a more interesting decor.

Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We love this restaurant. The murgh makhani and gobi musslam are very good as is the vegetarian sampler appetizer. It is a little pricier than some Indian restaurants, but the servings are very generous. We usually have takeaway for another meal. It's a pretty restaurant...More

Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I have been here a couple of times now and each time it has been a great experience. Indian restaurants generally - in my experience - have a certain style of decor that comes across as rather stuffy. Raaga is a contemporary space in an...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3140 Environ Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-4437 (Formerly Saffron of Chapel Hill)
    (Hamilton Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-240-7490
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Located in the Triangle Area of North Carolina, Raaga Restaurant & Lounge offers the best fine Indian cuisine served in an upscale, authentic Indian ambiance. Dive into our splendid menu, featuring a collection of authentic recipes that have been passed down for generations. Internationally-known chef Durga Prasad creates a cuisine that is as sophisticated as it is intoxicating. Each brilliant dish is a celebration of flavor that reflects our dedication and passion for the culinary arts.
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