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Taj Mahal

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Shore Street | Pa43 7lb, Bowmore, Scotland
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good23%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
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“curry” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“indian food” (9 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Shore Street | Pa43 7lb, Bowmore, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Other contributors have suggested it might as well just be a take away. Lacking a drinks licence, and - on both our out of season visits - any other customers, that's probably a good idea. Staff friendly, of course, although I'm always looking for the...More

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very good selection, found it good value and the portions were good, a typical Indian take away but very good nonetheless, eaten in before, I imagine its very busy during the high season but only ever eaten here in October so could find yourself the...More

Thank Deanstick67
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Good service and excellent food. A hidden pearl on the island you must experience. Well worth a visit.

Thank Sheikhen
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We chose to eat in rather than have a take away which if honest we regretted almost immediately. The food was lovely, and you can bring your wine/beer, but the ambiance was really lacking. We would happily eat from the Taj Mahal again but only...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 August 2017

There are many excellent places to eat on Islay; seafood restaurants everywhere, fish and chips a-plenty, plus cafés and bistros galore. But amongst all this excellent grub, sometimes (if you're like me), you just crave some spice. The Taj Mahal in Bowmore is the only...More

Thank simewiz
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We were looking for an alternative to chips. Since the Chinese in town is just a take away and run by Non-Chinese we decided to go for Indian. The restaurant said in big letters "restaurant & take away". It would be better off just saying...More

Thank WoroJ
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This was very quiet when visited on a late evening. It was still open where as many other establishments had closed. The owner quickly prepared what we needed for a take-away and the food turned out to be fairly good. He even offered us some...More

Thank SamPerera
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Food good and good portions. Very tasty meals with plenty of meat and a good pickle tray with lots of poppadoms and good pickle tray. Service was friendly and quick. Good value for money.

Thank Harris0n2
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Was staying in B & B in bridgeend but working in Bowmore so popped in here for a carry out. Excellent. Sat in a layby next to a Loch eating this scrumptious food. Aim to pop back in when next over in a couple of...More

Thank kilmamouse
Reviewed 11 May 2017

It looks a wee bit hidden with the all-white facade, but they have very good food, and a varied menu. Take away is an option.

Thank joakimrunderheim
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  • Address: Shore Street | Pa43 7lb, Bowmore, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  The Hebrides  >  Islay  >  Bowmore
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