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India Gate Restaurant

286 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H3, Canada
+1 709-753-6006
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“butter chicken” (37 reviews)
“naan” (15 reviews)
“lamb vindaloo” (7 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
286 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was our first visit since the renovations and were so pleased to see so many staff back. We were fortunate to have Kim as our server and she was excellent. We ordered a variety of dishes and all were excellent. It was very good...More

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been her twice in 2018 for a meal with friends. On both occasions we all enjoyed the tasty Indian food. Portions were perfect. Staff are very helpful , friendly and attentive.

Thank Siroka
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

For those of us lovers of Indian/English Indian cuisine this is a treat. When you consider that they have no real competition any more it is even more outstanding. We dropped in for the buffet, (Thurs/Fri), a great choice of dishes including pakoras, salads and...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 26 January 2018

India Gate has the best Indian food in St. John's hands-down. Their butter chicken meal is absolutely incredible. You have to make sure you try their Veggie Samosa's aswell, they're super tasty.

Thank kassondrabarry
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

The Indian food was exceptional in some ways. Some of it was ordinary. The service was great. The staff are so friendly. Bring your wallet... the prices are way higher than it should be.

Reviewed 9 January 2018

Never disappointed, a good solid option for some tasty authentic Indian food. My only reservation in going here is having enough people to have as big a variety of dishes as possible to share and enjoy!

Thank Corneliusnl
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We had dinner at India Gate recently. It was our first visit since they reopened earlier this year. We were greatly impressed with the renovations. The decor complete with white tablecloths and perfect lighting was beautiful. Our server was very efficient and good at her...More

Thank CharlesMDillon
Reviewed 14 December 2017

This restaurant needs some competition. Comparing it to Indian restaurants around the globe, it just gets an average rating. Comparing it to Indian restaurants in St. John's... well you can't. There's not really another viable option. Food is good, service and atmosphere is inviting. Beware,...More

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Whatever the occcasion this restaurant serves the best Indian food in town. Very welcoming staff. Offered gluten free and vegetarian options. Beautifully served at the table by fantastic staff. If you like your food spicy ask for a additional spice when ordering. Lovely place! Definitely...More

Thank Hello T
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Suprisingly crowded as St. John's restaurants were pretty empty mid week. The food was exquisite. The staff perfect. Service excellent. Flavours? perfect. Everything was done in a professional timely manner. The decour was lovey. I will certainly return.

Thank francismmm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 286 Duckworth St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1H3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-753-6006
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