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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the food and ambiance. I've been coming here for years and would highly recommend it. There's something for everyone.

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 4 April 2022 via mobile

Ended up here as a fluke after driving 72 mi to nearby restaurant to find they didn’t offer the Greek dishes we wanted on Sat. & Sun. Glad we came here. Will be back for sure. The wife had a house salad & Seekh Kabab’s...(minced lamb). I had the Moglai Chicken Korma. We shared a Gulab Jamun dessert. Exceptionally flavorful. Came with a hard bread and 3 types of sauces. $54.00 with a 24% tip for Justim - a caring waiter who even offered more rice for my Korma. We opted for mild. If you like tasty Indian food, try Tandoor. You’ll be glad you didMore

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 28 February 2022

I have been eating at Tandoor regularly since it was on Clark Road prior to the beautiful newer location on University by the mall. The owners are amazing people who do everything with love. The food and service is fantastic. I always take my guests...to Tandoor and have never had anything but a wonderful experience. I love the butter chicken, biriyani, madras, garlic nan, the kulfi.... pretty much everything. This is a wonderful restraurant for a romantic date, lunch with family or friends, or a birthday party. No doubt the best Indian food in Sarasota/Bradenton.More

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 23 November 2021

We have been here many times. Sometimes just us, other times with family visiting and with friends. Never disappoints. We have tried other Indian places locally but always feel they never measure up to Tandoor. The ownership is always on duty and checking on customers.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 18 November 2021

We stopped here for lunch and found it reasonably good. My wife actually loved here Butter Masala dish, I tried the Tandoori Assortment Plate which was not special. The server was great, very helpful and enthusiastic. Personally, I prefer something more authentic and less Americanized....I don’t recall seeing any Indian patrons during our visit.More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 7 September 2021

fresh airy young energetic polite staff,...the food has substance,...and flavour it's presented well and they have an extensive menu with many options. everything is done very well the lamb biryani is excellent. it's exotic feeling to be there and you get a lot of family...diners so they cater to return clients. they welcome you like you're part of their family and the owners are gracious. the quality of the food is amazing and beautiful almost too pretty to eat but you'll be glad you did.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 4 September 2021

We've been wanting Indian since moving here awhile back but just never made time for it until tonight. The food was very good and the spice levels were as desired. The Chicken Vindaloo and Tikka Masala both had their great tastes. The Chicken was a...little tough at times but almost every piece was perfectly cooked. The naan was good but not as soft as I like. The customer service was absolutely incredible. Every person was upbeat and friendly. That itself is worth mentioning. I do recommend here and would go again. It's not the best I've ever had bit overall very good.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 7 August 2021

I'd heard good things about the place, but my dish was spectacularly poor. I had Saag with chicken. It is traditionally spicy, but the waiter asked if that's how I'd like it, which seemed good service. However, it tasted nothing like the Panjaabi Saag they...claimed. It was just SALT, so was DISGUSTING!! It didn't even taste like Saag (mustard greens). Also, it wasn't hot at all, so yet more disappointing. Other people's dishes were fine, but my meal was AWFUL. Plus, the waiter didn't check on how my meal was ever, so I wasn't very happy with the experience at all. I would NOT recommend at all.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Tandoor Fine Indian Cuisine, Owner at Tandoor Indian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2021

Dear Customer, Thank you for writing this review. We really do wish you would’ve mentioned your unhappiness with the Lamb Saag while dining with us. This gives us the opportunity to do better for you on the spot and give you a more enjoyable meal....More

Reviewed 4 July 2021 via mobile

This is our favorite Indian restaurant in Sarasota. The owner is always kind and welcoming, the food is delicious, and the atmosphere pleasant. Our waiter, Justin, was friendly and attentive to our needs. He made great menu recommendations, checked in on us but was never...intrusive. The menu is reasonably priced for the quality of the food.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 19 April 2021

My husband and I love Indian cuisine and because we used to live in Manhattan, NY, we had the pleasure to eat in some of the best Indian restaurants. We have tried other Indian restaurants in Sarasota/ Bradenton area and we were very disappointed. A...friend suggested Tandoor and we gave it a try. Now is one of our favorite restaurants! The food is delicious and the service is great! Definitely is going to be one of our regular places to eat!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Hi Stacy, Sorry we did not have the buffet and I’m not sure of the price. But delicious food !
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Tandoor Indian Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4