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Baba's Indian Cuisine

445 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H7, Canada
+1 250-352-0077
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“vindaloo” (6 reviews)
“naans” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
445 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited in late August. Wonder butter chicken and curry dishes served in individual dishes. Naan was excellent.

1  Thank Robin M
A TripAdvisor Member
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I are not well versed with Indian cuisine and the staff guided us through the intricacies of the wide variety of tastes on the menu. We had a wonderful meal and two flavorful desserts. Again the staff were very helpful and made...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

If you don't eat here your missing out! It is amazing. The food is made with quality ingredients and passion. The service is good and they have a nice outdoor patio. Seriously, go!

1  Thank Heather H
A TripAdvisor Member
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I live in Vancouver and always make a point of visiting Baba's whenever I'm in Nelson visiting family. The food is authentic, fresh, and delicious. Service is fast and friendly.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I had dinner in the outdoor seating of this restaurant. Prompt, friendly and attentive service. Excellent Indian food. I recommend the gulab jamun for dessert.

1  Thank RonTSmithers_B_C_
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This is the best Indian restaurant this side of Vancouver. Chef Chris is a real professional. His chicken kebabs and lamb with spinach are two of my favorites. I have been a satisfied customer for 15 years. This is our "go-to" restaurant. Our out of...More

2  Thank NelsonRichard
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Butter chicken very nice veggie rice good too my hubby had a dish I can't remember the name but had garlic & chill in the sauce this dish is much hotter and he enjoyed it along with a garlic nan.

1  Thank Kathryn E
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely a favorite restaurant of mine. I get cravings for their Butter Chicken and Lamb Vindaloo. The food is always delicious and the service is great. Can't go wrong with anything you order here! It's all so good! :) thanks babas! See you again soon!...More

1  Thank KSmithy17
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Restaurant is centrally located on Baker Street. Ordered Chicken Biryani and Lamb Rogan Josh, which is fairly standard Indian options. Not in this case, both were beautifully presented and the sauce in the lamb was very rich and tasty. Wonderful fresh yogurt salad helped calm...More

1  Thank Cyril B
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Very good Indian food, fresh and delicious. I would go just for the staff, lamb saag is my favourite dish and you must start with the fish amritisari. Hope I spelled that right.

Thank Shavey D
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Gord H
16 August 2016|
Response from deepseadinko | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gord, yes Babas has both a lunch & evening buffet. I am not sure of the prices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-0077
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