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Samosa Indian Vegetarian

1214 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5401
+1 215-545-7776
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good16%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
2 Apr 2017
“excellent - Won our Heart for sure”
16 Jan 2016
“This is one of the BEST places to eat in Indian Food.”
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1214 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5401
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

The owner Ravi invited us to visit his upcoming food joint in Walnut street and we were amazed to see the way he decorated his place. Peace, peace and peace. Very nice food, the one special thing about their kitchen is they put one special...More

Thank Naveen T
Reviewed 17 January 2016

This is one of the BEST places to eat Indian Food. The restaurant food is cooked fresh EVERY single day, it's all that you can eat and is extremely affordable. The Staff is always friendly. There's a choice between eating the buffet or from the...More

1  Thank Phyl P
Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

They changed name to Saffron. The food was great and service, too. There is a buffet and a menu to order if you don't want to choose the buffet.

Thank Jacobinos
Reviewed 18 March 2015

This restaurant has changed names, and presumably owners at least three times since I've lived in the neighborhood. It used to be all vegetarian but the last two incarnations have included a regular meat menu. The food has always been fairly ordinary, perhaps not bad...More

2  Thank RutgersGuy
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Authentic, affordable. cozy. not a fancy decor, but the food is awesome.It is BYOB so you need to take beer with you if you plan to drink

Thank Honest2afault
Reviewed 3 September 2013 via mobile

We went there for some Indian cuisine, we entered and the guy was answering barely our question, we asked if they charge for kids he said 5 and up, our son is 4, each time we will ask he will answer like he is not...More

3  Thank samar h
Reviewed 8 April 2013

It's nice to find a good restaurant with a nice buffet. It is vegetarian/vegan Friendly (not exclusively, but we vegans ate well there). The samosas, the salad bar, the chutney, the rice, the fruit: all delcious. There was an interesting variety. All of the food...More

Thank poetisa28
Reviewed 2 April 2013

I love this place. Located within a few blocks of Wills Eye Institute where I have monthly appointments, it is my go-to lunch establishment. I am a vegetarian, so the fact that all but four buffet items are veggie is a big bonus. I love...More

Thank giffordmr
Reviewed 10 March 2013

One of the closest Indian Buffets located east of Broad Street along Walnut Street. Food is not bad but it can definitely improve especially if I had to compare it with the UCity Indian buffets like Sitar India and New Delhi.

Thank SouthPhillyPT19148
Reviewed 6 March 2013

While the food was edible this is one of the strangest restaurants I have ever eaten in. The served had no interest in taking our order, had to find him for the bill - was he really hiding? Do not recommend.

1  Thank markleyme
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Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1214 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5401
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-545-7776
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