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Taj Mahal Cuisine of India

1430 Carlisle Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110-5616
+1 505-255-1994
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“samosas” (12 reviews)
“garlic naan” (9 reviews)
“murg” (8 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1430 Carlisle Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110-5616
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Taj is one the best Indian restaurants (Punjabi style) in all of New Mexico. I've only tried their lunch buffet, which is like a tasty colorful food festival in your mouth. Some of the highlights include tandoori chicken the way it is supposed to be...More

1  Thank JindySing
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We were in Albuquerque for a week for the balloon festival and staying in Nob Hill. This restaurant was so convenient for us. I cannot say enough good about the waiters. We were there on a Saturday night and they were very busy but also...More

Thank Cynthia E
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We don't have any Indian restaurants in New Mexico. So I don't have a lot of experience. But I love Taj Mahal, both the food and the staff. We were in ABQ for Labor Day and we ate dinner there twice. And one entree easily...More

Thank Jay D
Reviewed 26 August 2017

If you only come for the lunch buffet (which is quite acceptable), you will miss the yummy blending of flavors in the fresh-made dishes at dinner, as well as the congenial service. Even with the evening bustle approaching its height, our sari-clad waitress kept an...More

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great dining experience. Chyna & the staff were awesome. We were visiting from Texas and they treated us great as we practiced speaking Hindi. The Chicken Tika Masala was Superb! The Samosas were among the best we have had in Indian Restaurants...More

Thank Noe M
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

This is a must-do restaurant. Whether the buffet, 7 days a week, or ordering off of the menu, you will have a fabulous meal. The interior is outdated but the service is attentive and the hostess is a joy. The buffet selections are varied and...More

Thank Tony J B
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Never thought I would use tasteless in describing food at an Indian restaurant, but there it is. Frankly, I have even forgotten what my wife and I ate, we were so disappointed. Don't understand the favorable reviews.

Thank Ray R
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

The diverse textures and flavors of India can be found here on the daily lunch buffet that are varied slightly from day to day or from the menu in the evening. The basmati rice is flavorful and tender the Tandoori chicken is Devine, the nan...More

Thank Jimminnm
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Whenever I go to Albuquerque, I always try to eat at least one meal here. It's easy to get to from I-40, taking the Carlisle exit. They seem to always be open, even on holidays. The service is very good, the location is clean and...More

Thank reidjohnf
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Their buffet was varied and delicious. Very flavor and not overwhelming. Provided two choices of Naan. Garlic and plain The complimentary side to this delicious meal was the price. A great value, Make it a point to enjoy the meal. Plenty of space too. No...More

Thank Cptlopez
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Gail C
13 May 2017|
Response from kjrjax | Reviewed this property |
unless they have just changed it, the buffet is lunch only. ends at 2:00.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1430 Carlisle Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110-5616
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque
  • Phone Number: +1 505-255-1994
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