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Yelp Goes Bollywood @ Taj Mahal



As Louis R put it: "Where can you delve into tasty Indian fare like killer hors d'oeuvres and a hella delish buffet? Enjoy a dinner in an authentically decorated and charming resto? Meet JC/NJ local Yelpers?" At Yelp Goes Bollywood Elite Event at Jersey City's Taj Mahal. Located a few blocks from the main drag of Little India, this charming BYO restaurant was a perfect setting to feed and entertain 50+ Yelp elites and guests with a buffet fit for a Maharaja.

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Priti K's "going to come back to this restaurant for the Pani Puri alone. That
water was better than any  The Lamb Vindal was Lori L's love of the night: "The lamb was perfectly tender, and was actually spicy!" One of the stars on Anderson C's dining plate included the Chicken Tikka Masala with chicken that "was moist, and just cooked perfectly." And of course any meal needs to end on a sweet note so why not try something new? Bloss C did by sampling the "Gulab Jamun (flour
balls fried and served in syrup). It was not too sweet and you could
fine tune how sweet you wanted it by adding more or less syrup." And really, who doesn't like brown Indian balls in their mouth? Yowza!

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Deborah D looked past the food, to recognize why Taj's tagline is "Romance In Fine Dining" since the dining room's "curved
architectural elements in shapes reminiscent of the Taj Mahal
, and the
gold, cream, and red colors exuded warmth." Meanwhile, between bites, SM Henna Designs was decorating hands and arms and though Tyler R didin't partake, his lady "partook in Hennafest '12 and was very
pleased with the resulting artwork – so it has my stamp of approval."

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If you were there and haven't penned your review yet, wow, really? Do it now, here. And if you weren't able to make this one, read all about it! Wanna check out the pics? Do it here.

Peace, Love, & Yelpiness,

Stephanie 'YoSteph' Y

 

 

 

 

 

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