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3120 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45209
+1 513-321-1600
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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33 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Walt Disney World, Florida
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is one of the better buffets in the city. They have so many excellent dishes! I will definitely keep coming here.

Thank samuel j
Cincinnati, Ohio
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534 reviews
372 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

The menu looked familiar so I think this family operated at other locations but has since consolidated into this one on Madison Road. Unfortunately on the evening of our visit it was 90 degrees outside and half of their A/C was out so it was quite warm inside. I had the Baba India Special consisting of Aloo tikki and pakora,... More 

Thank Bob S
Vancouver, Canada
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121 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Even for those who are squeamish about East Indian food I highly recommend this restaurant. The wait staff are very helpful and it's easy and free to park in their lot.

Thank Douglas W
Knoxville, Tennessee
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202 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

Passing thru saw this tripadvisor well rated Indian restaurant I would agree the flavors are worth the stop. I had lamb rogan josh (heat 4 out of 6) with a side of spinach with cheese and cheese nan. All excellent. Only downside was the sides were all full portions Restaurant interior is plain with tight spacing on the tables Service... More 

Thank colinacirc
Hudson, Ohio
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2015

If you don't want to fight the line or have the parking hassles at Ambar, this is the place for you. Wonderful food, good service.

Thank HudsonJim
San Diego, California
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83 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

We went out with our infant daughter on a weeknight to Baba India and had a great experience. The restaurant is busy and loud so it was perfect for our daughter who can be quite active. Our meal was delicious. I highly recommend the Saag paneer which was just wonderful. We also had the dal and aloo paratha which were... More 

1 Thank Cincy45209
Vineland, New Jersey
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194 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

On an unseasonably chilly and wet night, while visiting in Cincinnati, we decided to try Baba India for takeouts. We ordered vegetable samosas, vegetable pakoras, Naan, chicken tikka masala, saag mushroom, and dal makhani. The food was ready and waiting when we went to pick it up, and was packaged well so no spillage in the car! The food was... More 

1 Thank jennygirl57
Sudbury, Massachusetts
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185 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

We had a hard time deciding what to order, the menu was that good. We enjoyed everything we selected. Not fancy, but perfect for a casual place to go at the last minute. Will definitely go back.

3 Thank Boston59_10
Lawrenceburg, IN
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165 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2014

My wife, our daughter and I stopped here for an early dinner. We had been down the street at the Duck Creek Antique Mall and found the restaurant by Googling Indian restaurants in the area. The reviews seemed positive, so we gave it a try. When we pulled into the lot, we almost left.....not one soul was inside eating –... More 

3 Thank Linerguy
Cincinnati, Ohio
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107 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2014

We went to dinner at Baba India on Saturday evening. The atmosphere was great. We didn't have to wait for a table and we didn't have reservations. I don't know if they take reservations. You might want to call especially if you have a larger group. We used our coupon book and received a nice discount. The dinners were plentiful... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3120 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45209
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Oakley
  • Neighbourhood: Oakley
  • Phone Number: +1 513-321-1600

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