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The Blue Taj

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14815 Ballantyne Village Way, Suite 170, Charlotte, NC 28277-4291
+1 704-369-5777
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited around the Christmas holidays so the restaurant was a bit full/ service not quite as welcoming. That aside the food was extremely delectable! We tried the prawn starter which was a TINY portion but delicious (may not be worth it). Main dishes were all finger-licking good as well (lamb with "tikka" sauce, fish curry and another lamb dish--can't... More 

Thank Husker-heel
Pune, India
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently relocated to Charlotte region and based on the reviews decided to go to this restaurant for lunch on our Marriage Anniversary which happen to coincide Black Friday this time. They Have 3 sections inside the restaurant and we were made to sit in mid section which is a dimly lit(only sunlight during the day) thin gallery. We asked... More 

Thank Ravish2905
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service is good but the best thing about The Blue Taj is the food. We always get the chicken tiki masala or chicken korma. Both are absolutely amazing. Highly recommend this place!

Thank Stephanie J
East Peoria, Illinois
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58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We reached the restaurant at 1.30pm for lunch. Were seated in a poorly illuminated area although majority of the tables were unoccupied. While we awaited our friends arrival, we were informed that the kitchen closes at 2pm. As soon as our friends arrived, we hastily ordered Goat curry, Prawn Ambotik, Leek kofta, and a vegetarian platter. We were repeatedly reminded... More 

Thank Gauri M
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Drove 1.5 hrs to come up to Charlotte to have dinner. We decided on Blue Taj. Warning it is a good idea to make reservations as there could be a long wait to be seated. Everything was amazing. From appetizers to after dinner chai. All spices were blended and cooked to where the taste was just amazing. We had 3... More 

Thank Arulram S
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

This place is absolutely delicious. Their flavors are spot on, great portions, many items to choose from, and the service is fantastic. I had lamb and it was unbelievable. I cant wait to go back!! I recommend this place

Thank Enrique M
Charlotte, North Carolina
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Don't get me wrong... this place is still good compared to other Indian restaurants in the neighborhood, especially for North Indian cuisine. Issue is, off late, the taste has been a bit of lottery. There are days when it is really good and there are days when you think... what the heck. We regularly do a take out or drop... More 

Thank anandkarpur
Charlotte, North Carolina
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266 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 442 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Our group of Asian American and non-AA business colleagues enjoyed dinner at Blue Taj last evening, and it's my new favorite Indian restaurant in Charlotte! Varied menu for vegetarians and non-vegetarians, attentive service (explained the menu items and even asked how hot, on a scale of 1-5, each wanted), prompt with water and wines, but not overbearing. And the food... More 

Thank Louis59
Charlotte, North Carolina
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Blue Taj is the closest you're going to get in the Carolinas to NYC or London Indian food! The servers go out of their way to help you find something you will love to eat.

Thank sprynurse1
Amelia Island, Florida
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Shrimp Biryani was outstanding. The vegetable samosas were also very good. The Chicken Tikka Masala was great and portions were very good. Went for dinner - but will definitely check out the express lunch menu. Worth the trip for great Indian food!

Thank Jon F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14815 Ballantyne Village Way, Suite 170, Charlotte, NC 28277-4291
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-369-5777

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