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Taj Samudra, No. 25, Galle Face Centre Road, Colombo 03, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Bangalore
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159 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is located in Taj Samudra. The food quality is average. The dishes we ordered were bland and tasteless. It is surprising as Taj is known for the quality of food. Service was not upto the mark. It is an expensive place.Better options are nearby.

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Thank Arvind M
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a long day, I was craving for some sweet. Knowing that Indian cousin is very famous with sweets, I decided to pay a visit to Navratna restaurant at Taj hotel for sweets. I ordered malai kulfi and mango kulfi, and I did not regret. Very delicious.

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Thank AbdulazizAlmoosa
London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this on visit to Colombo and was not disappointed. It truly lives up to the Taj standard form a decor point to the quality of food. Soft live music by few boys added a bit of nostalgia as well. Tried the galawati Reshmi kebab and they were as good as any outlets in taj in India. The biryani was... More 

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Thank Aammaarr
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47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Long standing Indian restaurant providing a range of North Indian dishes. The menu has a good selection and tasty. The prices are above average. Friendly staff.

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Thank Eraj W
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Though the food experience is excellent I still rated the restaurant as average because I think the food we had is very expensive.We came for dinner on 21st September and we started with a beer, and two fruit juices, then followed by few non veg and veg starters. then we ordered butter naan with a fish curry and black dhal.... More 

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Thank AnushkaWijepala
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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87 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

visited this restaurant after a long time. Still looks the same. Food is still of good quality. Service was good and quick as there wasn't a crowd when we visited. Music by the band was serene.

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Thank Richie S
Oslo, Norway
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Had a romantic dinner twice at the Navratna restaurant inside the Taj Hotel, and the food was absolutely delicious both times. The staff was attentive and very service-minded, but most importantly, the food was excellent. I highly recommend this place.

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Thank Ylwah
Hyderabad, India
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

The dinning experience here in Navaratna - Taj Samundra is simply great. The menu has a great mix of vegetarian & non-vegetarian dishes satisfying all equally. Being a vegetarian, after a starter, tandoori roti and paneer dishes served were tasty and liked by us and our guests(locals). Our guests had non-vegetarian dishes too. The restaurant is pleasant to give a... More 

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Thank VSSPrasad
Surat, India
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56 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

I was visited this restorent with my few friends,we feel very homely envoirment,we had good Indian food like tandoori roti & paneer tikka masala,mix veg,all are food was very delicious.all r staff was very humble.

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Thank 1970sks
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Delicious food. The Mutton Briyani is a must try. The Indian starters are good too. Btw the Gulamb Jamma is good as well.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Taj Samudra, No. 25, Galle Face Centre Road, Colombo 03, Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Western Province  >  Colombo

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?