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The Café at Taj Boston

4.3
403 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Contemporary American
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A Boston landmark for over 55 years, this AAA Four Diamond restaurant features a wall of windows overlooking the ever-changing view of Newbury Street. Enjoy the flexibility of a duel menu featuring Contemporary New England cuisine, as well as authentic Indian.

Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary American, Indian
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Hours of operation
Breakfast: Monday - Friday, 6:30am – 11:00am
Lunch: Monday – Friday, 11:30am – 2:30pm
Dinner: Monday - Sunday, 5:30pm – 10:30pm
Brunch: Saturday & Sunday, 7am – 2:30pm
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Phone number
(617) 598-5255
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Cross street: Newbury Street
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Neighborhood
What 403 People Are Saying
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4.3
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4.2
food
4.1
service
4.2
ambience
3.6
value
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73% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0
Dined on December 30, 2017

Good stuff

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vipGGirl (New York Area)
3.0
Dined on December 26, 2017

Attentive and friendly service - best part of the dining experience. Food was tasty but not outstanding. VERY small portions. Did not live up to expectations - - expected something special given the price.

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OpenTable Diner (New England)
3.0
Dined on December 25, 2017

Very disappointed. We loved the restaurant last year for Christmas dinner. This year was very different. Poor service with an arrogant server. Very slow. Food was mediocre. Will go somewhere else next year.

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vipOpenTable Diner (New England)
4.0
Dined on December 25, 2017

Everything was fine except for the service. Omg, we practically had to get down on our knees to beg for a water refill. Finally the people at the next table (in a different waitstaff zone) told their water-pourer that we needed some too, since they noticed we had been trying unsuccessfully to catch our waitstaff's attention for around 15 minutes. Note to self: next time come prepared with our own water bottles! (p.s. I checked off "good for romantic dinner" because you certainly don't have to worry about overly solicitous waitstaff interrupting anything!)

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vipBermudaJ (San Diego)
5.0
Dined on December 23, 2017

The service and food were excellent. Our server Michael was outstanding!

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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0
Dined on December 21, 2017

Amazing food and exceptional customer service experience!! I dine here frequently and I am never disappointed!

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GracieFS (Miami)
4.0
Dined on December 20, 2017

Our guest wanted a burger, which was not on the menu, but it was not a problem. It was also delicious. My husband and I like to go there because I can enjoy the Indian food while he has traditional favorites such as the clam chowder. It's a warm and pleasant environment, and it's easy to have a conversation as the noise level is low.

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vipChristopher (New England)
3.0
Dined on December 16, 2017

Service level has dropped here over the years. The waitstaff looks ancient, inattentive, and lazy. Food is always good, but mix the high prices with the poor service, and it does not seem worth it anymore.

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vipMaryEllenTSouthend (New England)
5.0
Dined on December 16, 2017

Best eggs Benedict in town.

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viplikegoodfood (New England)
5.0
Dined on December 15, 2017

Lovely s always

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Hours, Transportation, and Details

Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary American, Indian
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Hours of operation
Breakfast: Monday - Friday, 6:30am – 11:00am
Lunch: Monday – Friday, 11:30am – 2:30pm
Dinner: Monday - Sunday, 5:30pm – 10:30pm
Brunch: Saturday & Sunday, 7am – 2:30pm
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Cross street
Newbury Street
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Price range
$31 to $50
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Phone number
(617) 598-5255
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Parking details
There is also metered parking and garages on nearby streets (Newbury Street,Boylston Street & Charles Street).

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Public transit
Green Line - Arlington
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Executive chef
Certified Master Chef Daniel Dumont
Additional
Beer, Cafe, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine