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Ambrosia India Bistro

751 Cannery Row # 121, Monterey, CA 93940
+1 831-324-4852
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good52%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“indian food” (12 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
751 Cannery Row # 121, Monterey, CA 93940
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bhuwan was our host, such a nice and kind person. The recommendations from the menu were perfect, great food, fresh, tasteful, perfectly cooked. the restaurant is clean, appealing, relaxing. excellent quality vs price. I do not hesitate to recommend this place. authentic indian food right...More

Thank michel_josee
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We eat a lot of Indian at home and we are often challenged when on holidays to find or enjoy an Indian meal. Well we loved the meal here and lovelu service. Only my husband had an issue and that was that it was not...More

Thank melinda e
Reviewed 3 July 2017

One of th ebest indian food you can find around this area. The service was great. They made masala tea to go for all of us and didn't even charge for them.

Thank Tuan S
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We both love Indian food, and we were both absolutely delighted to find this wonderful restaurant in one of the busiest sections of Cannery Row, and within a hop, skip, and jump of the Monterey Bay Aquarium. The aroma of the spices and sauces in...More

Thank masterparachutist
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The service here was very slow. The tandoori chicken and tandoori vegetables were bland. The naan was burnt. The paneer tasted rubbery. The lassi was yogurt mixed with very little water. This is definitely not authentic indian food.

Thank Susiebrar
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We had a lovely meal at the Ambrosia and would recommend it to anyone in Monterey. The food was tasty, fresh and very inexpensive.

Thank 2travelfans
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We sent to this location and enjoyed a nice buffet. But their other location at 565 Abrego is even better. Super waiters, mellow and peaceful atmosphere, excellent food.

Thank 22phyllisn
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the lunch buffet. Good variety of dishes and they were all very flavorful. Much better value than most of the tourist restaurants on Cannery Row.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Quick bite- Samosas and dipping sauces were very flavorful. Mango Lassi was cold/smooth and amazing as well! Hit the spot. Very kind with Good vibes.

Thank Vince L
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We love this Indian food! Best buffet in town! We have eaten there many times. Love the bread. You can dine inside or out. Very tasty traditional Indian cuisine.

Thank Marilyn S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 751 Cannery Row # 121, Monterey, CA 93940
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-324-4852
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