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Great India

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6056 Shingle Creek Pkwy, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430-2316
+1 763-560-8480
11:00 - 21:30
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Alexandria, South Dakota
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved the food and service was great! The chicken Tandoori was the best I have had, very moist and flavorful!

Thank Lesterdeborah
Peachland, Canada
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48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We were lethargic and were not sure what we wanted to eat. It was a Sunday night and we knew we wanted a sit down dinner, so when we looked in the window we made a decision on Indian Food - which we always have liked but didn't particularly fancy on that night. Boy were we lucky! My wife had... More 

Thank Majarhumanservices
Jefferson City, Missouri
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215 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

At this restaurant we had a very good waiter, a little hard to understand some things, but he gave us good service. The food was excellent.

1 Thank showmemo61
Gosport, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I'll admit on first impressions i wasn't confident i'd get a decent curry from the Great India during a recent business trip to Minneapolis. Thankfully i was wrong! Being from the UK i have a penchant for unfeasibly spicy food, the extent of which i've found difficult to experience during my frequent travails across the US... I ordered a Lamb... More 

2 Thank Carl H
St.Paul, Minnesota
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978 reviews
575 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 411 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Lunch buffet was $8.95 and well worth it - had several things on it that were outstanding and not found in other Twin Cities Indian lunch buffets. The chicken karma was terrific - and I have not seen this elsewhere. Other restaurants have vegetable pakora but this was especially good. Many other options on the lunch buffet. Water is free.... More 

Thank Seniordad
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661 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 300 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

The quality of food was very good, we enjoyed the lunch buffet. The pricing for weekdays are fair. The service was also good. Worth a try, if visiting that part of the city.

1 Thank Raghuraman C
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

We had the lunch buffet. The dishes were bland. There was not one paneer option and no samosas! ?! The naan looked rushed ... the pieces were mangled and uneven. I know it sounds petty but it's the details at restaurants that give me confidence in the rest of the food. Also no liquor license.

Thank Denise R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Great lunch options. Not the best Indian food I've had. However the naan was fresh and tasted good. Price is great for lunch. Will return

1 Thank Chrissy D
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

I have been to this restaurant many times for lunch and have never been disappointed. The food has been tested by my Indian friends, out of town guests and they all liked it very much. My Indian guests commented that this was like home cooking. The food is always very fresh, spiced right but not overly. I find some Indian... More 

1 Thank Tristan L
Brooklyn Center, Minnesota
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Great India is the kind of hole-in-the-wall place that my wife and I love. It's on our regular circuit when we eat out. Try the Dumpakht, the chef's favorite. It comes cooked in its own pot with a puffed up naan covering (my wife's favorite) or the Chicken Malai Kabab, marinated chicken on skewers with onions and peppers. It was... More 

1 Thank James T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6056 Shingle Creek Pkwy, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430-2316
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Brooklyn Center
  • Phone Number: +1 763-560-8480

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