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Indian near Yonge and Eglinton???

camp1980 Jun 26, 2006 07:43 PM

I know there are a lot of Indian restuarants in the area but I don't know which ones are good and which to avoid. Anyone have any suggestions, including a price range would help as well.

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  1. TorontoJo RE: camp1980 Jun 26, 2006 08:18 PM

    Chef of India at 30 Eglinton East has an excellent lunch buffet. Can't vouch for their a la carte, though.

    1. xtal RE: camp1980 Jun 26, 2006 09:50 PM

      I've ordered take-out from Chef of India, and it's quite good. I can't seem to recall exactly what I had, but nothing was disappointing, and I've had a lot of Indian food around the GTA (as well as growing up on it).

      1. Davwud RE: camp1980 Jun 27, 2006 01:33 PM

        Chef Of India. N/W corner, on Eglinton a few door in.

        I've been there a number of times for the lunch buffet. Fabulous. Best tandoori chicken I've had.


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          jamie RE: camp1980 Jun 27, 2006 03:03 PM

          Second most of the comments for Chef of India.

          As for others in the area, Indian Garden (Eg between Yonge and Duplex) also offers a lunch buffet which has varied between good and middling (chicken dishes seem to be their strength). Bombay Bhel (Eg and Redpath) offers healthy-sized thalis - their dhal is rich with shreds of ginger and their lamb melts in the mouth. Jaipur Grille (Yonge south of Manor) is the most expensive of the lot, though their lunch specials are good - their saag paneer is excellent.

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            starvin RE: camp1980 Jun 27, 2006 07:51 PM

            Chef of India is my favourite Indian restaurant in Toronto. The food is great, the service is very friendly and we have never been disappointed. Their a la carte dinner menu is what we usually go for...I've had the buffet once and it was quite good for a buffet.

            Give it a try! : )

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