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Taj Mahal

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1B High Street, Budleigh Salterton EX9 6LD, England
+44 1395 446097
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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having ordered a King Prawn Biryani takeaway I had to phone the restaurant to say they had forgotten to put the King Prawns in. My husband went back to collect a replacement. It was then we discovered that King Prawn Biryani was actually a plain Biryani with one small KIng Prawn (or so it seemed) chopped up so small that... More 

Thank markandsusiepinchin
Prestbury, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

We ate here mainly because it was close to our hotel (it was raining) and the pub kitchen was closed. However, we were not disappointed as the food was very good.

Thank Peter W
Exmouth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely meal, tasty food and great service. A nice clean restaurant with good portions.we went midweek when it was nice a quiet. Our first time here but we will return.

1 Thank Deno1959
Banchory, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I went in for an early evening meal and was very pleased. The service was good, the food was excellent and I think it was good value for money. Will definitely be going back

1 Thank scottishhobo
Poole, Dorset.
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Nice menu ... nice service ... nice ambiance. A great little restaurant for such a small town ... would recommend and would definitely return if we were visiting here again.

1 Thank Wardie356
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Hungry and looking forward to a delicious curry, 4 of us were seated at a table in the Taj Mahal. Our drinks order had been taken and we had settled on our meals, just waiting for our order to be taken. After 10 minutes in the restaurant we were told that we had to leave because a party had arrived... More 

Thank CharRobertson93
Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom
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144 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Taj is still the best Indian restaurant outside of London & the staff with Ahmed & Abbas & the owner Raman are all excellent without waiting too long for service. Their king prawn chilli with garlic is to die for especially with a crispy garlic nan bread together with a pint of cobra - lovely way to finish a... More 

Thank amstrads7
Devon England
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Never had anything but a really delicious meal here! From papadoms to nans and bajis and main courses and always a free drink at the end !

Thank trapperstiger
London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Nice indian food in a high street setting. Good nan bread and food served hot with extensive selection available.

Thank C B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Had a good meal bit misleading menu with regard to prices. Staff need to brush up on customer service skills

Thank A TripAdvisor Member

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1B High Street, Budleigh Salterton EX9 6LD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Budleigh Salterton
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 446097

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?