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Masala Art

990 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492-2508
+1 781-336-4595
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“dosas” (3 reviews)
“paneer” (4 reviews)
“lamb” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
990 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492-2508
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there with friends for buffet and was not disappointed- good food and nice vegetarian options.. love their live counter where they make dosas and hot bhaturas..

Reviewed 1 week ago

Tonight my wife and I ate at this beautifully appointed restaurant in downtown Needham. I had Lamb RoganJosh and my wife had Butter Chicken. We shared naan bread and aloo naan, naan stuffed with potatoes Everything was very good, service was fine, and the portions...More

Thank LWL3333
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu is very extensive but they are able to provide tasty dishes throughout. I would avoid any of the goat dishes as the meat is tough, but otherwise have been very pleased with chicken and lamb. Vegetarian dishes are particularly good. Buffet at lunchtimes...More

Thank cant83
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Masala Art is my choice for best Indian food in greater Boston. I eat there a few time a year, and continue to be impressed with the quality and range of their food. They are deserving of an excellent review.

Thank ElSeamus
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great for either dining in or takeout, and the food and ingredients are definitely a cut above most Indian restaurants. Two criticisms: They diversified their menu to other Asian cooking unnecessarily, and it's a little pricey. Our favorite dish is the Palaak Paneer, cheese and...More

Thank sethb309
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

This guy has a bad temper issues. He is not suitable for hospitality business. I have never given reviews about any restaurants consistently about one person. Before interacting this guy , I was not even on TripAdvisor or any other review website. Vijay has attitude...More

Thank realdealreviwer
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Masala Art is one of the places if you wanna eat Indian food around Needham area. We were greeted with a courteous staff who informed me that we should order the food quickly as restaurant was about to close in 20 mins. We got our...More

Thank a2z_pune
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Terrible service and rude staff. Waited over 30 minutes for my order. Once I arrived home with our food the management called to say they had given me the wrong order and asked me if I could return it, which I did. Upon my arrival...More

Thank Nathaniel T
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This is a terrific Indian restaurant. The lunch buffet is plentiful, tasty, and nice variety from one item to the next. Good value, too. Dinners are a bit pricey; We visit this restaurant annually- it never disappoints. It is always busy but never seems to...More

Thank KarenSF444
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Love the appetiser selection plate and chicken masala. Their Peshwari Nan is excellent. The service was very prompt and helpful when I had questions about items on the menu.

Thank Glamerousgran
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 990 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492-2508
    (Highland Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Needham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-336-4595
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