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60 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-4526
+1 215-540-0237
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Ambler, Pennsylvania
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58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with friends after a movie. We shared Papri Chaat which is very good. We followed that with Chicken Tika Masala (love that), Chicken Korma and Chicken Saag. (I would have ordered lamb but one of our group doesn't eat lamb) I hadn't tried the Korma but really liked the sauce it came in. Creamy and lots of flavor. The... More 

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2 Thank SHWall
SD, USA
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful staff helpful in explaining what each dish's main taste focus is, unexpectedly tremendous diversity of taste options, freshly prepared items (local when possible) ... just so darned comfortable and great flavors .... can't wait to go back again and learn more

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1 Thank IcyWolf
Blue Bell, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very good Indian food and excellent service. Wide variety of dishes and this restaurant will season to the customer's taste.

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2 Thank martinjK4672LZ
Pennsylvania
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150 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

We have enjoyed eating in this cozy restaurant. This time we picked up and brought home for the family. You can also have it delivered by Uber Eats. All was timely, warm, fresh and delicious. Their nan is the best we've had. Other favorites are Chicken Tika Masala and the Lamb Vindaloo.

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1 Thank skardm
Stockton, New Jersey
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47 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Had lunch here recently with colleagues - my first visit. Rather pleased that they offer a lunch menu rather than the ubiquitous buffet which can be too much of a temptation to overindulge. Food was authentic, servings generous and the daal was exceptionally good. Look forward to returning to try another selection.

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1 Thank Leslie B
phila
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191 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I'm not the biggest fan of Indian food, but my kids love it. I've been to many Indian restaurants and this was the first one that I actually enjoyed the dinner. All 4 of us thought our dinners were very good.

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1 Thank buddyPhila
Philadelphia
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303 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Reading some of the other reviews I can't help wondering if we came here on a bad night? The appetizers and entrees we ordered were nearly tasteless-- everything needed salt and spice-- meat was tough, and appetizers were lukewarm. Service was lackluster-- we had to ask for water about 3 times, and our servers were a bit sullen. The place... More 

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montgomeryville, pa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

very interesting food.. the bread with the almond paste was wonderful. The apps were great too. the rice served separately from the meat and sauce was great. The chicken however was that of a crock pot.. very tough..and on the way out they talked me into fennel seeds and tiny licorice to chew..

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Horsham
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136 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I were really craving Indian but we didn't want to eat out. I work near the area so I decided to get take out. They were ready pretty quickly and the food was great. They gave out good portions so we were able to have leftovers! It is average in pricing. It seems to be closer to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Excellent onion bhaji - the single starter was huge - certainly ample for 2 people! Had the chicken tikka masala, huge amount of chicken but was underwhelmed by the sauce. Naan was decent. Weirdest bit is the bottled sparkling water on every table - certainly puts you off having some rather than enticing you to get some! Definitely advise leaving... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-4526
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Ambler
  • Phone Number: +1 215-540-0237

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