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Madras Mahal - CLOSED

104 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8929
+1 212-684-4010
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
25 Apr 2015
“Good restaurant, offers Kosher Indian food.”
10 Jan 2015
“New Year's Eve at Madras Mahal”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
104 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8929
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Reviewed 26 April 2015

If you are looking for tasty kosher Indian food, do not miss out this restaurant. Depending on the day of the week and Indian festival (when there is a usual crowd) food may take little longer. Indian Masala tea (try it with extra ginger) is...More

Thank Mrpatel886
Reviewed 11 January 2015

For the 10th year in a row I threw a dinner party for 35 people at Madras Mahal on Lexington Avenue on the East Side of Manhattan. Nithin & MM's staff outdid themselves making sure that all 35 of us had a wonder New Year's...More

1  Thank BKNYtraveler
Reviewed 9 January 2015

I say this because of the ........ You be the judge. It was 8 PM we reached @ the restaurant. There was enough seating available for our party of 8, They seated us in reasonable amount of time (5-7 mins, I dont know why?). But...More

Thank AndyRoberts_12
Reviewed 15 December 2014

Was here with two other friends from work who wanted to go to an indian restaurant for lunch. One needed it to be kosher, and the other wanted the place to be vegetarian only. Picking this was simple, there was only this indian restuarant in...More

Thank beachbuddy77
Reviewed 26 November 2014

South Indian cuisine??? I ate at Madras Mahal two nights ago. When ordering I specifically requested that my meal be made very spicy - not 'American' hot, but Indian/British hot. Not unreasonable for a South Indian dish. The waiter nodded knowingly (a good sign, I...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 14 November 2014

Two things about Madras Mahal completely stand out, in my experience: 1. The service is always attentive and very polite. 2. Their bhindi masala is absolutely the best I have encountered anywhere - and I've been to more than my share of Indian restaurants. Okra...More

1  Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed 12 November 2014

not at satisfied! this is such a hopeless place to have the great indian food. i went there with my parents. the quantity of the food was so less that we had to order again. they claim that they have reduced the quantity of the...More

Thank Kisha_Vakeel
Reviewed 27 October 2014

I came here with a large group for dinner. There were people of different ethnic backgrounds in the restaurant, which I took as a great sign. Our group required kosher food and this fit the bill. Ther service was lovely, polite and attentive. The flavors...More

Thank bkramer947
Reviewed 6 October 2014 via mobile

We have been coming to Madras Mahal for decades. You can't beat their all-you-can-eat lunch buffet, featuring a wide selection of southern Indian specialties, each uniquely spiced. Appetizers, dosai, curries, chutnies, biryani and an addictive saffron scented semolina pudding for dessert. The service is attentive,...More

1  Thank Celia L
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Lunch buffet is usually good. Great desserts. But the place seems to have some sort of smell. Often we walk out with our shirts smelling a bit of oil.

Thank NirmalMNY
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8929
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-684-4010
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