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Tandoor Indian Restaurant

1301 E Franklin St, Ste 100, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-3319
+1 919-967-6622
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
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1301 E Franklin St, Ste 100, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-3319
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had bought the Groupon for the chance to break away from the normal Italian and Mexican fare that so populates the triangle's culinary scene. I was hoping for an authentic dining experience. I didn't get one. This restaurant is in the basement of a...More

Thank Karl S
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Genuine Indian cuisine, I felt. (I’m not Indian.) We two shared and enjoyed Mixed Appetizer Platter ($8,Chicken Pakora, Meat Samosa, Chicken Tikka and Seekh Kabab), Bollywood meat Thali ($20,Lamb Curry, Chicken Tikka Masala, Chicken Curry, served with Rice, Nan, Raita, Meat Samosa and Kheer), Vegetable...More

Thank もらんもらん
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I live in a boring place in Michigan with very little food choices outside of chain restaurants and when I realized I would be visiting the Triangle area, I knew that getting good Indian takeout was first on my to-do list. Having lived in the...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Our go-to Indian restaurant in Chapel Hill has been the Mint but we decided to try something different since the infrastructure at the Mint has been declining. The Tandoor Restaurant has been here as long as I can remember and I believe we last ate...More

Thank ONCSail
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I visited here yesterday with my father following a very painful medical procedure at Chapel Hill. Locating the restaurant can be difficult if you haven't read previous reviews that it is in the basement of a brick insurance building and you need to go through...More

Thank LadiesUsedToVamp
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We are on a college visit in the area. Daughter and I had a hankering for Indian food. This beauty of a restaurant is located in the basement of a cute brick building . Just go through the that yellow door and follow your nose!...More

Thank danitroline
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Last night we hosted an Indian Restaurant Cook-Off. We ordered Chicken Tikka Masala and Lamb Rogan Josh from 4 local Indian restaurants (with some slight variations as two of our "tasters" didn't eat lamb, so we substituted a Mango Shrimp from Tandoor. And Vimla's Curryblossom...More

Thank Holly R
Reviewed 29 April 2016

On a business trip I had dinner here with an old friend I don't see that often. The location in Ste. 100 means it's downstairs, below the state farm insurance office -- don't let that put you off. don't let the relative emptiness put you...More

Thank CaTravel_10
Reviewed 1 September 2015

This used to be one of our favorites. We recently went there for a family birthday & were surprised to find that although the restaurant looks the same (same décor, same menues), the food had changed and the service, while polite, was seriously lacking. The...More

1  Thank Runesong
Reviewed 28 April 2015 via mobile

The lunch buffet has a range of chicken dishes as well as vegetarian options. Very reasonably priced buffet. Everybody is incredibly nice here. I'll definitely be back. I will say that the mango lassi could use a little more mango.

1  Thank Maxwell G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1301 E Franklin St, Ste 100, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-3319
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-967-6622
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