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Taj Mahal

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146 George Street | Oban, Argyll & Bute, Scotland, UK., Oban PA34 5NX, Scotland
+44 1631 566400
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal here on Saturday 4th February 2017. Food was excellent, staff very attentive. Only negative was the restaurant was really cold, need to turn the heating up!!

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Thank sgordon5
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Down in Oban for the weekend from Aberdeenshire. Decided to go to the Taj Mahal as it was the closest to our hotel. Glad we did. Went in about 6pm on a Friday tea time so the place was fairly quiet. The staff, the owner and one of his waiters, were very polite, helpful and attentive without being intrusive. The... More 

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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Having come home for Christmas we decided to got one the Taj for a catch up and a curry. Friendly service with great "healthy" portions. I would recommend a visit if you fancy an Indian when in Oban. Thanks folks.

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Thank Pubah
Bergen, Norway
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375 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Great Indian place. The quality of the food was brilliant, maybe the best Jalfrezi I've ever tried. The inside was average and a bit cold. Waiters were friendly and helpful, but they could give some hints about the amount of food that came to our table. Would love to come back!

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Northallerton, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Been to this restaurant a few times now and it never disappoints. Food good,service good. Excellent.

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Thank Graham1951-28
Dingwall, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Went to this restaurant for a celebration meal. It did not disappoint. The staff are really welcoming. The food is superb. We had infants in the party and the staff could not do enough for us. I don't know Indian food thst well but the flavours were just excellent. The portions were really good. None of us could manage a... More 

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Thank Michael W
Stirling, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Food was first class and so was the service highly recommended will be visiting again !! It was the taste of the food and the nan bread was to perfection, apparently it has the same owners for a few years!!

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Thank Katie7742013
glasgow
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Visited here at the weekend and both myself and my husband where welcomed into the restaurant by a very lovely older gentleman. For a Saturday night the restaurant was very quite. A younger gentleman with a thumb ring came over and we proceed to ask him questions as we wanted to enquire if they could make a South Indian garlic... More 

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Thank kellymccull
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3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Been there during my trip to Oban. Of all the restaurants I visited this place has the most unwelcoming waiter(Indian looking dude). Condescending and no service what so ever. Avoid if you can.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Visited September 2016. Chicken tikka was tasteless, and the garlic naan was indistinguishable from a plain naan. Disappointed because last visit 3 years ago was superb. The other dishes also lacked spices.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Balti, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 George Street | Oban, Argyll & Bute, Scotland, UK., Oban PA34 5NX, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Argyll and Bute  >  Oban
  • Phone Number: +44 1631 566400

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