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Orient Express

#46 of 11,694 Restaurants in New Delhi
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Taj Palace, Lobby Level, 2, Sardar Patel Marg, Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110021, India
+91 11 6650 3632
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18:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 18:30 - 23:30
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Melbourne, Australia
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127 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We boarded the train and were shown to our booth. It was a quiet evening, and for most of the evening, it was just my husband and I. However, at no time did we feel awkward. It is perfect for a romantic evening with the pianist playing and an excellent vocalist adding to the ambience. The food was delicious with... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

So, I visited Orient Express, a restaurant I had always wanted to go to but sadly I was unable to earlier as I was under 18 years of age. But this time round, we were all together in India (parents, sister and I) and thought that this would be the perfect occasion to visit this restaurant as a family. Everyone... More 

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Los Gatos, California
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Couldn't recommend this restaurant more highly. The food is great, service excellent and ambiance fabulous

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New Delhi, India
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

It lives upto the expectation. Food is delicious and the live singer adds a completely different charm to the place. She was really good, I even requested a song. Although I am a chocolate lover and had high expectations from the lava cake, I was disappointed with the taste. All in all, will definitely visit again.

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New Delhi, India
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is the kind of place you go for a special occasion. It's not cheap by any means but the food is delicious and the service is faultless. You leave feeling that you've had a fantastic evening. We have been at least 10 times and have never had a bad experience there.

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Thank LeonieDelhi
New Delhi, India
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55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

posh place, almost a replica of the famous luxury train, excellent service, super interiors, attention to details, very good european/international food. live piano and singer. booked the table in advance, was asked if had a special occasion (my wife had a birthday) - at the end of "the journey" they have presented a birthday cake and fresh roses (obviously no... More 

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New Delhi, India
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88 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

It is on the ground floor. Once you enter the Bar you can not decide where to sit. Becasue the Bar counter is so atractive and so are the seating areas. Finally you take he corner seats to have private moments with your loved one. Order your drink and it is served with delicacy. The atmosphere is such tht you... More 

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Amritsar, India
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461 reviews
304 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

though t its abit pricey plate but good food is always there to lure you to come again and again at this place.. the biryani served here is really very good and i liked the aurah and the fragrance of this place..

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New Delhi, India
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255 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

you get lovely cuisines here.. any time you go you will find nice taste of food. must visit place if you are fond of food.

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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

The Orient Express is, as the name suggests, an experience to rival the train itself. The staff are amazingly attentive without being annoying, like some restaurants. The food was exquisite, I couldn't speak too highly of it. We were listening to the music and then there was a man at the window asking for requests. He played ours and others... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 23:30
Monday
18:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
18:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
18:30 - 23:30
Thursday
18:30 - 23:30
Friday
18:30 - 23:30
Saturday
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Taj Palace, Lobby Level, 2, Sardar Patel Marg, Diplomatic Enclave, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110021, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  National Capital Territory of Delhi  >  New Delhi
  • Phone Number: +91 11 6650 3632

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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?