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Moti Mahal

1805 14 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2T 3T1, Canada
+1 403-228-9990
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“butter chicken” (11 reviews)
“naan” (10 reviews)
“lamb vindaloo” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1805 14 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2T 3T1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On this evening it was just me and my wife. We truly enjoyed our lamb samosas, vegetarian pakoras, and popodom for appetizers. We followed these up with the Lamb Boohna, along with a chicken coconut curry dish. All were delicious. The Boohna packs quite a...More

Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Nine of us ate here yesterday to celebrate a birthday. One thing that was impressive was their eager accommodation of our request to bring in a pie for the birthday dessert. We also brought in dixie cups for the ice cream. The server told us...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

We have been ordering take out from Moti Mahal for over 8 years. It was always a treat to order for our family when we travelled from B.C. to visit them. This time our annual tradition was such a let down. Portions were greatly reduced...More

Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We had not been here for a few months and were craving Indian food. This is a great spot. The only issue is the lack of available parking space. Our servers were very helpful this evening, and recommended the fish pakoras so we tried them...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

After 4 out of my last 6 visits being mediocre food at best and some of the most expensive Indian food in several surrounding neighborhoods I have taken my business elsewhere. Sorry to say as this used to be one our family's favorites.

Thank WorthTrying
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I have enjoyed this place for some time and thought to order take out for a group of people. Ordered food for a dozen people, received many containers full of sauce with a few meagre pieces of meat in them. Enough for maybe 5 people....More

1  Thank mas w
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Indian restaurants are notoriously for a frequent turnover of chefs ... I've been to Moti Mahal many times over the years and it hit and miss... the food lacked the layers of flavour and spice ... very disappointed. Vegetable samosa bland with only potatoes... Lamb...More

Thank Andee S
JesseMannCalgary, General Manager at Moti Mahal, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Moti Mahal has employed the same kitchen staff for over 15 years, with the same chef owner since we built this location in 1998. We are very proud of the food we produce and consistency is key to surviving in this industry. We are sorry...More

Reviewed 20 May 2017

We were here on the recent long weekend so the place was not very busy and we received very attentive service. The food here was great. Our guests were vegetarian so non-meat dishes prevailed, but I enjoyed then as they were very flavorful. A wonderful...More

Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed 18 April 2017

With nearly every place closed on a holiday Monday, and starving for something other than steak in this town, we happened across Moti Mahal. Upon arrival we were too hungry to read the menu so asked our helpful server to deliver two appetizers of his...More

1  Thank Bruno H
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Pretty authentic Indian food. Loved the entrance and decor although parking is tricky. Very yummy and good service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1805 14 St SW, Calgary, Alberta T2T 3T1, Canada
    (17th Ave SW)
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Mont royal
  • Neighbourhood: Mont royal
  • Phone Number: +1 403-228-9990
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