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Tara Indian Cuisine

128 Dunlop St E, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1A4, Canada
+1 705-737-1821
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible15%
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“butter chicken” (27 reviews)
“curries” (4 reviews)
“lunch buffet” (15 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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128 Dunlop St E, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1A4, Canada
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided to eat at Tara on our way back to Aurora from Parry Sound. We have eaten here before, and remembered the food to be authentic and really delicious, so we were starving and excited to enjoy a lovely Indian meal....More

Thank Gerihattrick
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Picking up a dryer after, we decided to go to dinner and I was excited to have Indian food which I hadn't had in soooo long! Walking in was the usual pleasant Indian restaurant decor, however live music was a pleasant surprise. It was nice...More

Thank Wendy L
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Portions are small, a la carte everything, very expensive. It's as if they are exploiting those who do not have the opportunity to go to the GTA to experience not only authentic, excellent quality but far more reasonably priced Indian food. Although I can now...More

1  Thank Cbaker072
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I have eaten at Tara's many times as it was just a block away from my work prior to my retirement. The food is excellent as is the service. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

All you look for in an Indian buffet is on this small lunch hot bar. Missing is Gulab Jamun desert. Very reasonable price and good service.

Thank TarekGad
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

The food here is very good and you can't beat the location. It's a nice atmosphere and you can see the bay from most tables. We came here for dinner and I just couldn't get past the prices. You'll pay $20 for a curry dish...More

2  Thank Kate Q
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We recently tried Tara's and were quite impressed. We went during Barrielicious and were rather impressed. I had Mulligatawny (chicken based soup), butter chicken and rice pudding and my boyfriend had the samosas, curry beef and coconut cake, our entrees came with rice and naan...More

Thank Macey Y
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Excellent restaurant, our go-to Indian food for lunch on the weekend. Great value, and the food is consistently top notch. Dinner is also great, but you'll pay more. Still worth it, though.

Thank MikeMirtle
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I eat here once in a while when I get the urge for Indian food. I stopped going to the buffet as I am far from a lover of green pees and the three times there were almost no dishes without them. Service has always...More

1  Thank daveinbarrie2016
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Thought that the food was below average and on the expensive side. I didn't like the owner that took our order. Something not just right with his approach ( kind of slimy). Kept trying to push more dishes on us after we said no a...More

Thank sean373
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30 December 2015|
Response from Vitally A | Reviewed this property |
Indian cuisine , it is a very good buffet , go for it .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Dunlop St E, Barrie, Ontario L4M 1A4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
  • Phone Number: +1 705-737-1821
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