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Taj Mahal

££ - £££Indian, Asian,
42 Poole Road | Westbourne, Bournemouth BH4 9DW, England
+44 1202 761108
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“curry” (39 reviews)
“sheek kebab” (3 reviews)
“poppadoms” (12 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
££ - £££
42 Poole Road | Westbourne, Bournemouth BH4 9DW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been continually coming back to this restaurant for birthdays, get-togethers - you name it - for years now and not once has this restaurant disappointed. The staff are friendly and will go above and beyond to make you feel welcome there (the head chef...More

Thank Matthew D
Giash U, Owner at Taj Mahal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you ever so much for you review.it means a lot hope to see you soon!!

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

This was recommended to me by a friend and I am glad he did. You'll have no problem parking as there is a large carpark just opposite. There's plenty of seating and a fair sized bar to allow you time to have a beer before...More

Thank Andy K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Busy for a Wednesday evening. Did not book but there was a table available. Staff helpful and attentive. Food arrived quickly, hot and tasty, acceptable gap between starter and main. Wrong rice brought but quickly resolved. Pleasant evening , great food highly reccomend

Thank Midge M
Giash U, Owner at Taj Mahal, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much please do come again!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best Indian restaurant in Bournemouth. I was suggested by one of my friend and curries are highly recommended. Very friendly service. Chicken tikka tawa & naga Devil with lemon rice and mushroom rice and cheese man were excellent Thanks to the chef...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love to go there or just order from them! The best indian food ever! The restaurant is nice, you can go with a big group or just as a couple. I tried already a lot of food from the menu, and all of them...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Taj Mahal Chef own best chef award in dorset. Nice ambience, friendy service and excellent traditional curry, also liked the music. We had tikka preswari, tikka mosala , lamb Kaliani , king prawn Rushni with rices and nan breads. All of...More

Thank Zoska X
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered chicken chilli fry, sag paneer, garlic chilli chicken for delivery. Arrived quickly, hot and was absolutely delicious. I order from you a few times a month and its always superb. Keep up the good work.

Thank Mattzermatt
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

My family have been visiting this restaurant for 25 years. I have visited a lot of Indian restaurants in the UK in my time, and I have never had a curry better than this. Absolutely outstanding every time I visit! Shipon and gjash were our...More

Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We went at Taj Mahal in Westbourne with our friends and we found that this is the best traditional Indian restaurant in Bournemouth. We loved the food and service was excellent. Very clean restaurant with trading deco and of course authentic food. Highly recommended and...More

Thank Mokbul H
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Fantastic please to spend time eating excellent Curry recommend that place for everyone thank you and see you soon !!!

Thank Marcin O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Poole Road | Westbourne, Bournemouth BH4 9DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 761108
  • E-mail
Welcome to Taj Mahal Indian Restaurant The home of Traditional Indian Cuisine in Westbourne Bournemouth's first and original Indian Restaurant, and winner of the Best Chef Award 2016 and Best Restaurant in Dorset Award 2017. Join us for one of the best curries you'll ever taste. The Taj Mahal is a family friendly restaurant - the prefect place for the young ones to taste their first traditional Indian curry!
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