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Tandoor Oven

175 E 83rd St, New York City, NY 10028-1923
+1 212-628-3000
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
175 E 83rd St, New York City, NY 10028-1923
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

We were hoping for an excellent Indian meal, but what we had was not impressive. The pampadan tasted like Pringles, and the briyani had no flavor. The chicken makhani was decent, but overall the meal was underwhelming. With so many options in Manhattan, including Indian...More

Thank RPH80
Reviewed 24 December 2017

My wife and I went for lunch before going to the Metropolitan Museum, which is nearby. The atmosphere is genuine. Our waiter, known as Z, was exceptionally friendly and accommodating, even offering a dish that was not on the menu, Aloo Chana Saag. It could...More

Thank NormanSturtevant
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

An Indian must! Great authentic traditional food. You can find some good modern Indian cousin in the city, but traditional and tasty, this is your place. Waiters were polite. Atmosphere was really nice.

Thank Xoan V
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff with delicious authentic Indian food at very reasonable prices. Really enjoyed our dinner of boti kabob and vegetable Korai very flavorful plus delicious mango ice cream

Thank billcarroll289
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We were in this place 4 or 5 times!!but last Time was the last time!dirty plates, broken glass for the beer (be careful ).Restroom smell previous client!Very disappointed !!

Thank Anastasia_vladi
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

When we entered the restaurant the owner told me he was gonna make us a "damn good food" I thought that he was just overexcited about his restaurant, but, oh boy I was wrong. Best Indian restaurant in the area, although the prices are a...More

Thank DiegoMMA
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The place is very well decorated and the owner is gentle and very devoted to his restaurant. We ordered chicken tikka and lamb cooed with onions, basmati rice and garlic bread. Everything tasted delicious, we didnt eat all because it was a lot of food...More

Thank Bbea7
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Unless something goes terribly wrong I usually give restaurants a rating of 4 or 5, as I'm pretty easy to please in the food department, and most of them, I find, are run competently enough. But after a visit to Tandoor-Oven I think I have...More

Thank Jonathan G
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We have tried this place after several years and go be it lacking in taste of food and attitude. Again. I do not understand. Why relatively simple dishes. Are not better and more importantly when people complain about such that they do nothing about it....More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The interior of the restaurant is swathed floor to ceiling in Indian design, and the ambience is nice with a good amount of lighting. More importantly, the service was excellent at the time my party of two was having lunch. The owner/manager was so nice!...More

Thank 9indianmangoes
Upper East Side
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easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
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Lunch, Dinner
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Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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  • Address: 175 E 83rd St, New York City, NY 10028-1923
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-628-3000
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