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Taste of India

1013 E Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3324
+1 970-564-9897
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“garlic naan” (7 reviews)
“saag” (4 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1013 E Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3324
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

The delicious scents draw you in from the moment you step out of your car. Don’t resist! This restaurant has an unassuming exterior, but this is just a cover for deliciously tasty food. The inside is nicely decorated and the staff is friendly. The starting...More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank Mr_and_Mrs_Cuddles
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Just finished a late lunch. We were delighted. The food was well prepared and tasted marvelous. The spice levels matched what we’d ordered. The service was friendly and pretty speedy. I don’t think they could have done it any better. If we lived near here...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank VA_Rover
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

As one who seeks out the curries & spicy flavors of the cuisine of India, I was delighted to find the most satisfying dining experience at A Taste of India in Cortez Colorado. The fresh naan & raita left me craving more! Service was prompt...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Doe W
Reviewed 6 September 2018

I'm partial to Nepali/Indian cuisine in general. I've never been to Nepal or India, but the dishes offered here in the states are amazing. This place is no exception. People will always find something to complain about (see review "Not authentic Indian food." Seriously? "perhaps...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank subtlemayhem
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Wow, a surprisingly delicious Indian restaurant in Cortez, CO - unexpected gem! Great food, fast & friendly service, absolutely affordable. Simple yet tasteful decor. Many local folks in for dinner during our visit. We ate dinner here twice. A Mesa Verde Natl. Park staff member...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank DeweyDuo
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The decor isn't fancy, but this place is super clean and the staff is friendly. We were visiting Cortez and were looking for some take out food to take back to our room. We had some vegetarian curry and garlic nan and both were excellent....More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank jcbfly
Reviewed 2 August 2018

This is nothing like Indian food [perhaps nearer native Indian] the food is just OK but really not good Indian food, staff friendly enough and I suppose price not expensive, but needs to get proper Indian chef

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Richard G
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We were looking for a Restaurant outside Messa verde National Park as we were staying there.We decided to visit Cortez Town and look for some Mexican Restaurants. Were surprised to look at this restaurant. The restaurant manged by an American with assistance of Indian Cooks...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank KRAMA200
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Yes, I am spoiled because I have been in India and I myself cook Indian style at home sometimes. I do it better, because there it tastes like much pre-cooked stuff and standard-mixes of spices. Not bad, but by my very personal opinion not worth...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Karl P
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Mouth-watering, delicious food! We have eaten at top-notch Indian restaurants in the Chicago area and the food here rivals them all. We follow a plant-based, whole food (vegan) diet and the chef discussed the menu with us and prepared many dishes just for us. He...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank bonital171
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1013 E Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3324
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Cortez
  • Phone Number: +1 970-564-9897
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