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Shalimar

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15 Park Ave, Clifton Park, NY 12065-2927
+1 518-348-1494
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would rather stay hungry instead of going to this place. I went to this restaurant twice . Good tasted horrible.

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Thank Leena S
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227 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Really enjoy this buffet very reasonable at lunchtime, good selections, very well prepared. Excellent value!

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Thank Dadmanly
South Glens Falls, New York
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Though their buffet is on the small side, the food itself it excellent. Everything they have is full of flavor. I visit this place at least couple times a month.

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Thank ehsanabria
Clifton Park, New York
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

My family has eaten here at least a half dozen times in the last year, enjoying the weekend evening buffet, which is inexpensive, and pretty good. I cannot claim to be a connoisseur of Indian food, but I have found my meals interesting and tasty enough. I do not like very highly spiced foods, so I was glad to find... More 

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1 Thank VZeke
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

It's OK. I wouldn't say it's good. The buffet is seriously americaized. Nothing like real Indian or Pakistani food. Not spicey in the least unless you think table pepper is spicey. It is unquestionably popular for reasons I can't figure out. Maybe if I would learn farsi they would make the spice level equal to what I have had at... More 

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Thank John M
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Shalimar's delicious buffet draws me back weekly...loved the creamy vegetable korma and the mushroom palak and the chicken tikka masala...great selection for vegetarians, responsive and friendly owners... drinks included at very affordable price...love Clifton Park Shalimar

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1 Thank Elise L
Loudonville, New York
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85 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

When we arrived at 5:30 PM at Shalimar on Sat. night, we were seated at the last table available. There was a line at the buffet, but well worth it. Many different choices presented, couldn't fit all on my plate, thinking I would go back and get more. Everything was hotter (in temp) than usual, a big plus for us.... More 

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1 Thank cruisinggrammy
Fernandina Beach, Florida
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82 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Shalimar has turned around and become a very good Indian Restaurant. They have a buffet for lunch very day and and a few days a week for dinner. It's great! Never really ordered off the menu. Their food is fresh and tasty. They take care to keep the buffet filled and very clean. The people there are very nice! Keep... More 

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Thank Jim W
Malta, New York
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We absolutely adore this place. The two ladies who served us are wonderful (and prompt too!). The buffet is always fresh, hot, flavorful, and decently priced. Buffet includes "bottomless" drinks (except Lassi or special drinks, those are extra). The bad thing about Shalimar is how small the restaurant is- it is almost always full.

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1 Thank PinkBear_49
Saratoga Springs, NY
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Shalimar is one of the original Pakistani/Indian restaurants in the area and is always consistent. Lately, we have been going on the weekend for their dinner buffet, which usually provides at least a half dozen entree choices, including vegetarian options. They often have goat, which I love, as an option too. If you don't like your food too spicy, you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Park Ave, Clifton Park, NY 12065-2927
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Clifton Park
  • Phone Number: +1 518-348-1494

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