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Shalimar Restaurant

307 S Main St, 211 E Washington St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2107
+1 734-663-1500
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“naan” (12 reviews)
“chicken tikka” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
All hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
307 S Main St, 211 E Washington St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2107
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve never had a bad meal here. Everything is delicious and cooked just right. I love to take people here because they’re always impressed. Even friends from Chicago exclaim that it’s as good as any “fancy” Indian restaurant in Chicago for a fraction of the...More

Thank skigal79
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I came here while passing through town. The lunch buffet was delicious! Our favorites were the lamb dish and chicken tikka masala. The garlic naan was buttery and had great garlic flavor! The service was also great! Our favorite part was the...More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Great buffet for lunch! Services was very good! I would definitely recommend this place for lunch! Some decent beer on tap also.

Thank Shannon H
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

After we found out that Suvai Palace is now permanently closed (not on tripadvisor yet!) we found an alternative in Shalimar close by. As a starter we shared Tawa chicken that was succulent and nicely spicy. As main courses we shared Chicken Tikka and Lamb...More

Thank BushLover57
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We walked in on a Sunday night,without a reservation,and got a nice booth. The waitstaff seemed preoccupied, and this was true all through the meal, even when we were clearly finished and no one came to ask about a bill or left overs. We ordered...More

Thank lorabaum
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The service was great and what I did eat I enjoyed. They accommodated my need for mild seasoning. My friend enjoyed her food but found the mild seasoning to be pretty spicy..

Thank Karen J
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Excelent Indian restaurant at down town Ann Arbor. The main dishes were done to perfetcy and the garlic non was excelent too. Service was very good. Recomanded.

Thank menachemle
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We had been there and could sit outside which was very nice. Had pakora and lentil soup as a starter and Tandoori Chicken and lamb with spinach as main dish. Everything very delicious. They also offer a variety of Indian beer just to 'optimize' the...More

Thank stefan91088
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Wandering around town on a drizzly cold day and discovered Shalimar. So pleased we did. Delighted to find it was a buffet, my favorite way to sample Indian Cuisine. We were seated immediately and offered a choice of Naan Breads. One on the buffet, or...More

Thank maggiedo1
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Friday afternoon and was surprised to see they had a lunch buffet! It was very similar in offerings to most Indian food buffets I've been to. They offered soup, a salad bar, rice, approx 8 entrees and 2 desserts. Everything on the...More

Thank Funtwin1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 307 S Main St, 211 E Washington St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2107
  • Public Transportation: Near downtown AATA Bus Depot
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-663-1500
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