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Punjabi Dhaba - CLOSED

1201 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC 29210-7533
+1 803-798-8011
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
13 Aug 2014
“Sad News - Punjabi Dhaba no longer open”
16 Feb 2014
“My favorite local Indian food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
1201 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC 29210-7533
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Reviewed 14 August 2014

This restaurant experienced a fire and has not been open for some time. I use to ALWAYS go there when I was in Columbia as Indian food is one of my favorite cuisines. I will really miss it. I haven't heard if the owners (lovely...More

6  Thank TC1Camper
Reviewed 16 February 2014 via mobile

Whether ordering from menu, asking for a special dish, or lunch buffet, I've been here numerous times and always had delicious food.

4  Thank alexfigment
Reviewed 1 November 2013 via mobile

I don't know if today just wasn't a good day or what. The food just wasn't on point. I been to this place a couple of times. Granted, I've had better Indian food in Philadelphia and Italy. This place came third place now it's 5th...More

4  Thank HappyLove30
Reviewed 28 October 2013

I went to this place for the first time ever for the lunch today and was so pleased with it .i got the vegetarian lunch buffet and loved everything.specially garlic naan so good fresh and crispy,sabji saag malai and vegetalble makhni taste so good.The young...More

Thank deepa12345678
Reviewed 11 August 2013

We enjoyed the lunch buffet of Indian dishes! Everything had spice and heat to it, so keep that in mind. Great value!

Thank Charlsie P
Reviewed 26 July 2013

Cannot give even one star to this place. I have been here around 3 times in total (all on weekdays, lunch buffet). The food quality has diminished to an unacceptable level. BEWARE - If you really care about your health, AVOID GOING HERE AT ALL...More

Thank Ajay C
Reviewed 29 May 2013

I was there last night with my family. The tandori roti and dal tadka were authentic. People are very polite. Service can be a little faster, took almost 45 mins for 3 dishes and roti to be served. Location is not good, next to a...More

Thank susilkp
Reviewed 27 May 2013

Poor taste, poor service. I have been there 2-3 times, and I was disappointed each time. There are better Indian restaurant in Columbia than this.

Thank Tams111
Reviewed 23 May 2013

menu better than the food which was ok. Manager sneaked in a 20% sevice charge for a group of 2 people!!. I asked about it and he shrugged his shoulders. I amo boycotting restaurant as a result. I think he was trying to sneak back...More

1  Thank gilbert h
Reviewed 16 April 2013

The building isn't much to look at and it is not located anywhere near the Vista so some dining snobs may never get a chance to experience Punjabi Dhaba. We found the restaurant to be clean, the servers friendly and attentive and the food was...More

Thank upsouthvolleyball
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC 29210-7533
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-798-8011
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