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Rua Paraiba 523 | Funcionários, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 30130-141, Brazil
(31) 3055-3836
Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 19:00 - 00:00
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Sao Paulo, SP
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Lovely place. It is below the Indian embassy. Had a chance to meet the owner- very nice guy. Also, I watched a Brazilian lady, who had worn a saree and payal, dancing to the tunes of Indian songs. It is just not a place to have Indian food but to experience India. The owner wants to promote India and Indian... More 

Thank shaan0783
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Wonderful environment, great service, good food. Mutton Rogan Josh was really good, nans were perfect. Service is attentive without being obstrusive. The place is beautiful. There are not much Indian food joints in Brazil, but Maharaj does not relax with the low competition level. Great place.

1 Thank EduardoATA
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

The best Indian restaurant Delicious food ..meals are cooked beautifully,nice presentations with good service .. ..

Thank Neelam R
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Maharaj has everything to be a great resto, starting with the most important: food is pretty good. For Indian cuisine in Brazil, that's already a winner. Ambience is also charming -- you are at an Indian consulate, you can't ask for more really. Yet it took them almost an hour to serve the mains on a Saturday 10pm --no less... More 

2 Thank Mike D
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

Food is purely authetic, hospitality is awesome. It is the place where you will like to have home food out of home. Thanks Maharaj to make me feel home on my visit to Belo.

Thank praveen m
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

Superb Indian food...good people...tastes yummy...awesome ambience..with good Indian music...u ll feel like u r in india...

1 Thank Priya30489
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48 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

The food quality is amazing. The service is good as well, the price is a little bitty high but the quality pays for it. No doubt a must go for everyone!

3 Thank Daniel Augusto M
Albuquerque Nm Usa
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111 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2014

No reservation. Show up at 8. About 1/2 full. Got the big screen with the typically absurd funBollywood movie action nearby so that is a decent distraction. We order the Thali. Thali is Thali. There is no art to it. You know what you are getting and the kitchen knows what to prep and prepare and cook. I have been... More 

5 Thank Wolverine154
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2014 via mobile

Having resd some of the favourable reviews and it being in walking distance we decided to give it a go. Well during our lengthy wait (2hrs) other people had walked out complaining of poor food and service so we we weren't expecting much but stuck it out.the starters were ok if a bit on the bland side the main meals... More 

2 Thank bryan b
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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89 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2013

The restaurant has two different ambiences, one closed and one open. If you do not like incense choose the open one. The restaurant interior in both ambiences is nice and it shows the colorful Indian culture with Indian music playing cheerful all the time, beautiful sculptures, paintings, it's a nice place. The presentation of the dishes looked very nice and... More 

3 Thank leandroalobo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Paraiba 523 | Funcionários, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 30130-141, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Minas Gerais (MG)  >  Belo Horizonte
  • Phone Number: (31) 3055-3836

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