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1297 Broadway, Somerville, MA
617-718-0078
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11:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 20:00
Sat 11:00 - 20:30
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Arlington, Massachusetts
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71 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is one of the best finds for me, in a few years! Fantastic Indian food for cheap. Real cheap. This is quality food as good or better than all others! And a few times I have had enough left over to take some home to the wife! That's like 2 Indian meals for $10.- Crazy good!

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Thank AlanT2
Arlington, Massachusetts
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84 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

An Indian friend told me that this is the best Indian food around so we tried it out tonight. We had the chicken tikka masala and rice, which was $6.50 per serving. We ordered 4 for 4 of us, but we had a serving left over. It really was delicious, spicy with many layers of flavor. We will definitely be... More 

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Thank Kat M
Boston, Massachusetts
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

If you are looking for authentic Indian food this is it! Great food, very economical and fast take out!

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Thank NicteT
Cambridge
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

Very good use of spices, but little service, no air conditioning, served in take out boxes, menu items unavailable.

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Thank Cantabrigian038
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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89 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

Nothing pretentious. Very good simple home-cooked food. Available food is what the chef had wanted to cook, so a short brief menu. As an Indian I found it rather bland. If you like hottish food, then you better take it home and spice it up or take a bottle of your fav pickle. I love their patio eating facility -... More 

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Thank deepaksji
Jersey City, New Jersey
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67 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2014

The Indian food here is fantastic - the best authentic Punjabi food in the Boston area. It tastes homemade with minimal oil and maximum flavor. Dal and pakoras were very tasty, and the brussels sprout curry was creative and excellent. They use the freshest ingredients and change the menu regularly to reflect seasonally available produce. Menu is simple, but every... More 

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Thank chillertracks
New Brunswick, New Jersey
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2014

We picked up take out at my son's recommendation. The food was ready when promised. It was well packed, hot and tasty. The samosas are especially good.

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Thank Beth B
Arlington, Massachusetts
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2014

Authentic Indian cuisine.I got the goat biryani. It was spicy , but I like it that way. The cut up bones were in the dish, giving it more flavor, but you had to spit out the bones as you went as they were small and not apparent. Good size portion for $12. A few tables available inside and out side,... More 

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Thank TheBigGoose1953
NJ
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113 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2014

I ate my dinner here and the vegetarian food was delicious. However, they did not really cater to my request: I asked for spicy Palak Paneer and it was at best medium spicy.

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Thank Jayhir
Brookline, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2014

One of the best places to get authentic Punjabi food in the Boston area. Its a bit greasy and spicy, but that's what makes it good!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1297 Broadway, Somerville, MA
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: 617-718-0078

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?