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Taj Chandigarh Hotel, Lobby Level, Block No. 9, Sector 17A, Sector 17, Chandigarh 160017, India
+91 172 661 3000
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Chandigarh, India
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

Had stayed there with the family. The Amritsari breakfast stole the show for us. Live stations offering some delicious warm parathans, kutchas, bharuta and what not. Just could not stop eating. None of us even bothered with the eggs and continental options that were available. Absolutely delicious . Lovely bright restaurant with a very hospitable staff.

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Panchkula, India
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57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

We have been to the place in the month of Jan and had dinner . The food is really very nice. Ambiance very nice Crowed - very good

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Bengaluru, India
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99 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

The Cafe 17 is a lively looking place. Had buffet at lunch. The spread is generous - but more of the usual stuff. Food was good - the tomato soup was nice and tangy and had a good punch. Followed it with some papri chaat. The spicy chicen salad was simple and well made. The chicken curry was rich but... More 

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New Delhi, India
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

This is an awesome place to visit when ever you are in Chandigarh. Awesome Food and drinks. Everything is simply fantastic.

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Thank deepak706
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

We went to Cafe 17 in Taj Chandigarh for a dinner buffet with friends on 26-06-2016 @ 08:45pm. 1) The staff was very courteous and helpful but quality of food was highly disappointing even though it's one of the most expensive buffet options in Chandigarh tricity. 2) There Noodles were hard and stale. 3) Manchurian was also tasting to be... More 

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1 Thank CA Sahil S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

I visited this restaurant last week, and feel immense pleasure to write about the place. The variety of food is amazing aaccompanied with great service by the staff. Mr Sunny was the main incharge and Rishabh attended us with the more than above satisfactory hospitality. They provided us a complementory birthday cake...the food is very delicious as well.I would like... More 

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1 Thank Garima2609
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

A typical Taj cafe -- clean, decent multi-cuisine spread (for the buffet), decent service. Pros: - Reasonable number of items from different cuisines to make it a true multi-cuisine buffet - Western dishes were authentic - Excellent salad bar, dips/breads - Good dessert selection Cons: - Labeling of items was a bit off when we were there (Cream of Chicken... More 

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Chandigarh, India
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177 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

The boys are on vacation and we decided to try the buffet lunch at the Taj. Was a little wary after my experience at their Chinese restaurant last month, but you can't blame a girl for trying! The restaurant is surrounded by an artificial waterfall on one side, so it provides soothing views. The food is just about passable, and... More 

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Mumbai, India
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86 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015

For a Taj, this place is just above average. Had a nice time with family, but better buffet options are available around Chandigarh..

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New Delhi, India
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42 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2015

I had to travel to Chandigarh the weekend of my wife's birthday and reserved a buffet lunch for her here to continue the celebration. However, considering that this was in the Taj, I was more than a little disappointed with the food. It was strictly average, and considering the cost, I'd say it was downright pathetic. The dry snacks were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Taj Chandigarh Hotel, Lobby Level, Block No. 9, Sector 17A, Sector 17, Chandigarh 160017, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Chandigarh
  • Phone Number: +91 172 661 3000

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