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) #146 of 628 Restaurants in Durham ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
3630 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, NC 27707-2661
+1 919-490-1326
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  • Very good54%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“indian food” (5 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
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3630 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, NC 27707-2661
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Reviews (23)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife had a lovely dinner. The decor was calm and somewhat dark. The music was low in volume and calm. The service was prompt and attentive. We had chicken biryani which was excellent. We ordered medium spicy and I would recommend mild spicy for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here while going from Charlotte to Richmond. Hotel was looking good but food was average. We had lunch buffet. South indian food was good. Not much starters. Main course was not at all good. Deserts were ok. Overall we didnt like the food...More

Thank PrapullaChandra
Reviewed 21 June 2017

After several months absence, my friends and I got together for dinner again at Sitar. We ordered our old favorites from the menu: combo Tokri (assorted vegetable appetizers); Chicken Korma, Lamb Dhansak, Saag Paneer, and Garlic Nan. We ordered our dishes with 'mild' spices. We've...More

Thank carolinanorte
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I had one night in Durham by myself so I thought I would try one of the highly rated Indian restaurants. They brought papadams and sauces for starters for free. I ordered paneer pakora as an apetizer (fried cheese) - very good. For the main...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Hard to find good Indian food in the South. There is one place in Charlotte and this place in Durham. Both dishes were great-and I'll be back. Short walk to DPAC and other places you would want to visit-so-stop on by...

Thank Nick P
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We came here (again) on New Year's Eve and since it was a Saturday, the buffet was available. Food is always tasty. The kheer is some of the best I have tasted. Great atmosphere and the sitar music is also a nice treat.

Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

This place is pretty nice as far as Indian buffets are concerned...and I'm no stranger to the Indian buffet. They have the standards but they also offer dishes that aren't normally seen and all are done deliciously. Service is attentive, but not pushy. This might...More

Thank tren2no
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Love this restaurant, food is amazing, staff friendly, and such great choices. Even has lunch and dinner buffet!

Thank Ye'Chen W
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This is an easy spot for a quick, nutritious lunch. The atmosphere is very pleasant and the staff understands that quick service is needed around lunchtime. Glad to have this near my office.

Thank Katie A
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I was in town on vacation and my sister took me here for my birthday for lunch. I love Indian food but I always order Shrimp Tikka Masala. We went for the lunch buffet and it was awesome. I tried almost everything on the buffet:...More

Thank CocoaLily
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Cathy H
13 July 2017|
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Response from carolinanorte | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes. I imagine the buffet options vary, but there will surely be aplenty vegetarian options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 02:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3630 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, NC 27707-2661
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-490-1326
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