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1221 W Lake St, St 106, Minneapolis, MN 55408-3397
+1 612-822-3300
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Cape Coral
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35 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were invited by some friends that were meeting here for dinner, so we accepted. First time at an Indian restaurant and the menu is very large. Other than explaining that you can pick your spice level the server was not helpful. The one question I asked was if the chicken was all white meat which the server said yes... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten here a number of times, and it is very good. The waiter asks how spicy you want your order, which is great. Three of us got different orders for lunch, and they are served so they can be shared. Even lunch portions are so large I took half home. Very tasty, and very reasonably priced. They seem... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed my experience at Darbar Indian Grill. Parking in rear of Darbar which was a huge plus. Loved the staff, very attentive. We pretty much had the place to ourselves on a cold week night in December. I would recommend based on atmosphere and service as it's a great place for a date night or to meet friends. The... More 

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Conifer, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We were working into the evening and needed a take away meal. We were joyed with the food from Darbar. If you like Indian food, this is a great choice!

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Plano, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

We were visiting a family member and this is a fave. Nice setting. Quiet and right in the middle of Uptown. Large menu. Service became a question early on. Our server, who I think was a manager or owner, had no idea what a Vodka Martini was. Hubby explained it in detail a few times and, after a good wait,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Yas! Their buffet was so good and filling! I was very refreshed after that visit. The owner waited on us and he treated us very well and always made us feel welcomed! The food was very authentic and I will be returning in the future!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across this little gem, such a good buffet and for 9.99! Clean, great decor, friendly staff.... and such wonderful food!

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1 Thank Laura S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

Just came up on my map and we went for lunch buffet. First impressions: super fancy; friendly staff; high end looking...next: food was awesome....and much much cheaper than some of the not so fancy indian restaurants in Minneapolis (and other places). Buffet for 2 with taxes was less than $20 (on a weekend)

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Minneapolis
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

We enjoy going to Darbar as the contemporary/classic ambiance is much nicer than most Indian restaurants and the food is consistently good. We had two dishes and still had enough for a lunch for the next day (for one person). Rogan Josh and Chicken Shahi Korma with Garlic Naan. Have been there several times and have never been disappointed. They... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Had lunch here a while ago. Very impressed with the ambience and decor of the restaurant. Very clean and service was good. The food was not extraordinary but not bad! They serve halal meat which is always a plus for me:) Fresh naan were great! Overall a good experience and worth coming back again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1221 W Lake St, St 106, Minneapolis, MN 55408-3397
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-822-3300

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