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Batika India Bistro - Novato

868 Grant Ave, Novato, CA 94945-7017
+1 415-895-5757
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“pakora” (3 reviews)
“chai” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
868 Grant Ave, Novato, CA 94945-7017
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 9 May 2017

My friend and I were woo'd in by one of the wait staff. As another review stated, we saw the beautiful garden and thought it would be a nice venue. We ordered the buffet. It was so dark in the dining room, we couldn't see...More

Thank Fotobag
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

i couldn't believe that i would find lunch buffet of this variety at the price offered at this restaurant. I enjoyed main course and dessert . would recommend folks who want to try indian cuisine.

Thank Rtneu
Reviewed 30 March 2017

One of the best Indian restaurants I've been to - they have a beautiful lunch buffet, but it's dinner time at this place that is very special - try the kabob!

Thank Coree C
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The food at the lunch buffet is fresh and very tasty. The coconut chicken curry, butter chicken, and tandoori chicken are all very good. My favorite was the mixed lentils with some of their very tasty sauces. The chai is also very good. The servers...More

Thank MOG808
Reviewed 22 February 2017

When it's good, it's really good, but I find it to be a hit or miss. I love curry but just haven't found my favorite there. The Tandoori chicken, is usually quite good but not the best I've eaten. This place is small, doesn't have...More

Thank tosk
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Very good Indian food. Bear in mind that spicy means Spicy! Love their curry's and Rhogan Josh. Highly recommended!

Thank Matt V
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Unlike some Indian restaurants' buffet, this one is healthy, appealing, and well spiced. The selections include the usual salad, pakoras, dal soup, rice, vegetarian dishes, and chicken and fish, plus dessert. Fresh naan bread is brought to the table. The service is quick and unobtrusive,...More

Thank minimuffinlover
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This place has great Indian food!! It is a very small restaurant and can get really busy. They have a buffet lunch for a great price and lots of different varieties of food. Their food always tastes fresh and the servers are very friendly!

Thank bctabby
Reviewed 11 August 2016

It was my first time. Didn't know what to expect. I was pleasantly surprised at the ambience, delicious dishes with generous portions and attentive service.I definitely recommend Batika Bistro, and will visit again. Atari Eggplant was one of the best eggplant curry I have tasted....More

Thank Ajit M
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I go here for lunch during the week and brunch on the weekend. The food is simple but good. If you like Indian food you will like Batika.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 868 Grant Ave, Novato, CA 94945-7017
    (Machin Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Novato
  • Phone Number: +1 415-895-5757
  • E-mail
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