Columbus' very first Indian restaurant, Taj Mahal in North Campus, is celebrating its 25th year this January. To mark the milestone, they're offering prizes, deals, live music on Fridays and other special promotions. For starters, all customers in January are eligible for weekly drawings for a free lunch and a grand prize of a family dinner for five.

Here's a look a the daily specials for January: -Monday nights - Buy one entree, get the second for half price -Tuesdays - Half-off drinks all day -Wednesdays - Half-off appetizers all day -Thursday nights - $10 bottles of Sula Indian wines -Saturday nights - 25% off Taj cocktails -Sunday nights - $1 lassi and $3 martinis

Plus, Taj Mahal will donate 5 percent of sales from each Tuesday in January to the Salvation Army.

Taj Mahal 2321 N. High St., North Campus 614-299-7990 www.tajmahalcolumbus.com