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Taj Mahal


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Indian, Asian, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

Taj Mahal Restaurant is a business run by the Mehmood family, who have restaurants in Wellington and over 40 years experience in cooking and serving fine cuisine. Taj Mahal Restaurant serves Traditional Balti in the Traditional Wok and Naan breads that are out of this world, extra large and very tasty!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Indian, Asian, Balti
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews rice poppadoms balti curries onion bhaji prawns bread indian food regular customers warm welcome main meal excellent food and service large party recommend this restaurant lovely meal great value for money curry house
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend this restaurant/take away. Delicious food every time , friendly staff. Had a party for over 20 people including children, couldn’t of been more welcomed.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Paige B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wish I could have given no stars been here a couple of times this is not Indian curry don't waste your money here and don't believe the reviews on their website.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jessica030406
Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

Disgusted, extremely unhappy, found a wooden skewer which lucky hasn't caused injury, after phoning to let them know we got called liars and they have no steps to even attempt to rectify it. They refused to send a driver back out and denied there use...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Karl C
Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

To start with there was no lime pickle with the popadoms but sauces still nice. The chicken purée starter was very nice indeed. When the main meals came my friends Dupizaa was very salty but manager had no quibble taking the meal off the bill....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank CarlG823
Reviewed 2 January 2019

Had family over and wanted to try somewhere new. Daughter chose this based on reviews. Arrived and was surprised to find it almost empty which did not bode well. However starters were large and very tasty. Service was polite and good. The main was excellent...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Lyndylou331
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

2nd visit. Once as eat in next as take out. Same quality. Fab food and service. Can’t fault. Thank you

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dawnie2
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Another great meal out here. The staff are brilliant, the menu is exquisite and the food is delicious. I have eaten here so many times and they have all been great. 10/10 completely recommend- best Curry house around. I can really recommend a Toofan Thunder...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ben B
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Only 2 eat ins we use and this one equals the other..excellent food and beers with friendly staff...amazing nans clean and spacious good menu that caters for all

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jhss2015
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Normally, I wait until the day after I've eaten someplace to write a review, but this case is definitely the exception to that rule. I literally have just gotten off the bus from Wellington. I have eaten a lot of Indian food in many countries....More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank Brendan D
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I have visited this restaurant a few times now. It is not decorated in the traditional way but is more contemporary take on an Indian restaurant. Its very clean and well laid out with a bright decor. From the moment you walk in the service...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank barrysalt51
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10 August 2018|
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Response from Z7632ICdianec | Reviewed this property |
veg dupiaza, veg balti, mushroom bhajl and veg pakora. Oh and the pea and cashew rice.
14 January 2018|
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Response from Usman Zada A | Property representative |
Yes 12 until 3pm sat-thursday (not fridays)
Charlie E
23 October 2017|
Response from acasharratt | Reviewed this property |
don't know mate - I do not like the place
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