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3140 Environ Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-4437
+1 919-240-7490
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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3140 Environ Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-4437
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Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Fish dish was wonderful. Nan is soft and pillowy. Riata was mysteriously missing any cucumber and was just a white puddle on the plate. Service was slow even though most of the other people in the restaurant were eating from the lunch buffet. Room is...More

Thank Yahooer
Reviewed 29 July 2015

This restaurant is beautiful and comfortable. We ordered the lunch buffet, which was very tasty. I would have liked more spice but understand that most patrons do not. I also ordered a sweet tea, which was repeatedly refilled with unsweet, even when I noted that...More

Thank LT23NC
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Raaga has wonderful Indian food. We live in Chapel Hill and frequently visit Raaga and have found it to be consistently excellent with excellent service.

1  Thank birdie86509
PJ P, Manager at Raaga, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2015

It's great to hear you're a fan of our place! We're so glad you always feel well taken care of by our staff. Looking forward to seeing you again soon! All the best, Hemini

Reviewed 19 March 2015

I just want to start off by saying that I wanted to like Raaga so much that even after a horrible experience, I drug my husband back there again. I tried, I really did. So here's what happened: The first time we went was on...More

4  Thank Tara C
Reviewed 18 February 2015

We love this restaurant and the food, it is our favorite in Chapel Hill. The mix of flavors in their dishes are wonderful and their cocktails are supreme!More

Thank cubcreak
PJ P, Manager at Raaga, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2015

Amazing to hear we're your favorite spot in Chapel Hill! Each dish is carefully crafted to highlight all the subtle flavors that reall make it shone, and I'm glad the cocktails hit the spot -- you deserve nothing less. I do hope we'll get the...More

Reviewed 21 December 2014

Note, there appear to be two listings for this restaurant in TA. Management advised this one had the correct information. The other review indicates this was formerly known as Saffron. Raga is in the same location as that restaurant, with largely unchanged interior decor. While...More

Thank UglyBuffalo
PJ P, Manager at Raaga, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2015

Thanks so much for the awesome review -- it sounds like you really know your stuff, too! Based on what you ordered I think it's safe to say you made some great choices. From the wrap down to the onion rings -- you picked some...More

Reviewed 21 December 2014

The setting is nice - the food tasted very good (both of our dishes), but it wasn't hot when it arrived at the table. Service was very friendly, but very slow. I should say this was for lunch - only four tables in the place...More

Thank Nate B
Reviewed 15 December 2014

My wife and I ate here last year on our annual trip back to Chapel Hill and it was very good. We made a rezzie to eat there again last Saturday. When we arrived, we were seated promptly and our server came right to the...More

Thank iamstoked22
Reviewed 7 December 2014

The food was very well prepared, fresh, and a large variety of Indian dishes. I eat at Indian restaurants when I can find them in North Carolina . I have also been in India and am aware of what good Indian food tastes. I have...More

Thank jancroft19
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Went for lunch with a friend and really enjoyed the food. The ability to earn points with OpenTable and AA miles through AAdvantage Dining was even better!

Thank FriendlySkies1K
PJ P, Manager at Raaga, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2015

It's great to hear you're a fan of our place! We're so glad you enjoyed your meal and we hope to see you back again soon! All the best, Hemini

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 29
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3140 Environ Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517-4437 (Formerly Saffron of Chapel Hill)
    (Hamilton Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-240-7490
  • E-mail
Located in the Triangle Area of North Carolina, Raaga Restaurant & Lounge offers the best fine Indian cuisine served in an upscale, authentic Indian ambiance. Dive into our splendid menu, featuring a collection of authentic recipes that have been passed down for generations. Internationally-known chef Durga Prasad creates a cuisine that is as sophisticated as it is intoxicating. Each brilliant dish is a celebration of flavor that reflects our dedication and passion for the culinary arts.
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