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Taj of India

2809 M St NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-3712
+1 202-965-4266
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“naan” (14 reviews)
“curry” (9 reviews)
“lamb” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
2809 M St NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-3712
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We don’t even need the menu. Lamb curry, dahlia soup and garlic nam bread - the best. We typically come for lunch and get here before noon. It’s rarely crowded at this time. The food is unbelievably good and the service is outstanding! I highly...More

Thank Rudy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate solo this night. Table for one. Food was terrific. Price was very reasonable. Quality of my experience was wonderful.

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoy Indian cuisine because of the spices used and exotic flavors they create. Because the Taj of India is rated by others as being the best Indian food in Georgetown, I decided to try a variety of their foods through their "all-you-can-eat" lunch buffet...More

Thank RBinDC2016
Reviewed 7 April 2018

As a high school music director, I took a group of 70 to DC and wanted them to try a variety of food experiences outside of their usual preferences. So we split the group up, and had reservations at several different places on M street....More

1  Thank winstonbeden
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The food was really good, and more on that in a moment, but the service was charming and delightful. It was as if the staff wanted to show off their mom's cooking and impress their neighbors. The white table cloths helped to provide an Imperial...More

Thank DCfoodmom
Reviewed 20 January 2018

we spent the New Year's Eve dinner with family.The dishes were hearty and excellent as in India.Very good time and very good advice from the waiters. i recommend this restaurant!

Thank seblaema3
Reviewed 7 January 2018

happened in the taj of india hoping for a nice dinner. boy did they deliver. first class service, and great naan. the place was big, and on a wednesday not too full, but the appetizer platter and spicy indian foods were just great. way to...More

1  Thank dominicandandy35805
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is located in Georgetown, walking distance from where everything happens.Frendly staff and the food was really good. Recommended for spicy and not spicy dishes.

Thank gabriela m
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Met a friend here for dinner while in town on business; it is an easy Uber ride from just about anywhere in the District. While there are many Indian restaurants from which to choose, I like Taj of India because it is in a great...More

Thank RyanColSolare
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Taj of India is located in the beginning of Georgetown if you are coming in from Pennsylvania or NH Avenue direction. Inside and outside seating is available. If you like to watch pedestrian traffic sit outside and relax into it as your food will not...More

Thank Zuro
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29 September 2016|
Response from Stephanie B | Reviewed this property |
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Response from DavidBMIA | Reviewed this property |
Casual atmosphere. Jeans would not be a problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2809 M St NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-3712
  • Public Transportation: Foggy Bottom Metro
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Georgetown
  • Neighbourhood: Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-965-4266
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