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Royal India Bistro

7 Meriam St, Lexington, MA 02420-5308
+1 781-861-7350
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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7 Meriam St, Lexington, MA 02420-5308
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31 - 40 of 182 reviews

Reviewed 29 August 2016

Stopped by for lunch. Had seen other reviews and was pleasantly surprised. Had the Gao Shrimp Curry and was immediately happy. The curry was fantastic, the garlic naan really hit the spot. Too bad we were on vacation, because I would eat there very often.

Thank fkl21
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Terrific small restaurant serving consistently authentic, fresh Indian food. There can be a wait for a table but service is very good. Highly recommended!

Thank M D
Reviewed 23 August 2016

OK -- MY Dr. told me about this place - she is over at Burlington Lahey Clinic. She was right - terrific food, small but intimate ambiance - everything appears to be made to order, although the sauces must be made in the am to...More

Thank Lolabowla
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic Indian food, been coming here for years and it's one of my all time favorite places in the area. Highly recommend!

Thank sandwichlegend
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Small, quaint restaurant with about 10 tables. On a busy Saturday night we only waited 10-15 minutes to be seated. Every dish ordered was fresh, hot and seasoned perfectly. Fantastic service. Clean restrooms.

Thank MyRVWanderlust
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Was travelling in the area for business looking for a locally owned place, came upon this place just driving by. Was crowded both inside and waiting outside for a table. Great food and plenty of it for the money. I had the mixed appetisers and...More

Thank SPG-DL-Traveler
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The flavors are wonderful here. Not everything is gluten free but there will be many choices. This is a bistro so there are not many seats. It took us a while to find it since it is off on a side street but it is...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I'd heard about RIB from friends a few times. Checked it out. Good (small) place with a very nice menu. Service is friendly and efficient. Food is good - not outstanding, but certainly good. I only found the garlic naan to be less than tasteful...More

Thank 627pw2015
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Got the butter chicken and was pleasantly surprised as, with Indian, you sometimes get unpleasantly surprised. If you're eating in, I'd say plan ahead, I got take out and there was nowhere to even stand. There was a nice little crispy thing with my meal...More

Thank jennydpugh
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I LOVE indian food and have found Royal India Bistro in Lexington Center to be outstanding 90% of the time. Portions are generous, delivery is almost always ahead of schedule. I'm sure you actually get a bigger portion when you order take-out of delivery than...More

Thank Sue_near_Boston
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Karen R
Do they have a liquor license?
3 December 2015|
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Response from Alice P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do.
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dzinoviev
Do you have gluten-free options?
2 October 2015|
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Response from Steven C | Reviewed this property |
Don't know, but here is its phone number (781) 519-6063.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:45
Monday
11:30 - 21:45
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:45
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:45
Thursday
11:30 - 21:45
Friday
11:30 - 22:15
Saturday
11:30 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Meriam St, Lexington, MA 02420-5308
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-861-7350
  • E-mail
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