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Swaad Indian Cuisine

498 N 13th St, San Jose, CA 95112-1719
+1 408-947-2030
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“garlic naan” (5 reviews)
“samosas” (3 reviews)
“vindaloo” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
498 N 13th St, San Jose, CA 95112-1719
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

I went to lunch today and was expecting great Indian food based on the reviews. My guest absolutely did not like her dish- said it was not authentic Indian and had a weird flavor (Aboo Gobi). The fried paneer was good- sauces just ok. I...More

Thank RobinSanJose
Reviewed 9 March 2018

My brothers in law and I recently went to this restaurant, mainly because we were nearby. OMG I am so happy that I looked at Trip Advisor. Of course this restaurant doesn't have the swag of fine-dining, but it doesn't need that, because every dish...More

Thank antifreund
Reviewed 6 March 2018

These is really an excellent place and is a delightful and very special culinary experience. Everything I have ordered was 5 star and the other patrons said everything on the menu is great and they love the place as I do. Good parking in there...More

Thank Dave N
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

This is a nice clean restaurant that is good. The service staff is friendly and knowledgeable about the menu. Try the mint chicken it is good. I would return when in the area.

Thank BrentJensen
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Swaad Indian place is like a neighborhood place where the locals go. I am glad we got there early- you always know how good the place is by the line of people waiting to get in. We were seated quickly and had a nice table....More

Thank Christopher J
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We went as a family of six, including 2 young girls. The service was good and the food was very tasty. The only downer was a customer who came in, ordered some food to go, waited about 10~15 minutes for her food, then got pissy...More

Thank PaulPH
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Having visited Swaad Indian Restaurant dozens of times since it opened a few years ago, I have never had a bad meal nor a bad dining experience there. While the have many vegetarian options, my favorites are either the chicken tikka masala or the mixed...More

Thank Diane T
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Simple set up and good food-with parking facility.Staff was good, but can be more courteous. We had a very nice Indian lunch. There were good choices for both vegetarians and non-vegetarians.

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Indian cuisine isn't something I typically crave. Damn you Swaad Why aren't you open at 1:15 am:) Ok ok I'll go to sleep without even a bite of leftover garlic naan. But only cause it'll make this tomorrow's lunch come faster

Thank U9100GWchristianp
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The place is pretty small but the food is fabulous! A quick search of Indian food on Trip advisor lead us to this restaurant. The food is so fresh and incredibly tasty. I am from India and the flavors were absolutely authentic. We had the...More

Thank Maitree
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 498 N 13th St, San Jose, CA 95112-1719
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-947-2030
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