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Mint Cuisine of India

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203 Boone Heights Dr, Boone, NC 28607-4927
828-386-1441
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17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We discovered this while driving around. The food is excellent, reasonably priced and the atmosphere is very nice. We went there twice while on vacation. The coconut soup was awesome.

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Thank Mary G
Boone, North Carolina
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68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mint is a "chain" restaurant ... if you count one restaurant in Boone and one in Chapel Hill as a chain. That said, it is fantastic. Craft beer selection is excellent as is the wine list. We've had Indian cuisine from Vancouver to Christchurch to London and Mint ranks right up there with the best. Mint also offers a lunch... More 

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1 Thank rugbyref1979
Tallahassee, Florida, Usa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have eaten at Indian restaurants in Atlanta, Chicago, New York City, London, small towns in Scotland, on the island of Bermuda... the list goes on. And some of these places have been fabulous. Yet none was better than Mint, where I just ate this weekend in Boone, NC, of all places. This restaurant and its chef could compete with... More 

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Thank LAM336
Saigon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

I was in the area visiting family and was dying for Indian. I was surprised to find Indian within a 50km radius of where I was staying. I made the 1 hour drive to give it a try. I ordered the Chicken Vindaloo (asked them to make it hot as I am not a novice lol), garlic Naan, Mango Lassi,... More 

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1 Thank SaigonMangoMan
Boone, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Possibly the best lamb korma I've ever tasted and I've had the dish from Delhi to London! I knew they had a northern Indian chef after the first bite! All other dishes are almost as good. Impeccable service, moderately priced and only a $10 corkage fee if you bring your own great German Riesling.....a wonderful pairing for this fabulous food!

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1 Thank HundVonHimmel
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

I would like to tell you that the mint has a beautiful restraint with india music and authenic decorations. I was at the lunch buffet which was exsquistive. A table professionally prepared for its customers. On the buffet there was naan bread cooked in the tandoor clay oven.Basmati rice rogan josh chicken curry veg byrianni dal makni and calaflower bhaji... More 

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Thank dewaynelanders
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I love ethnic food and decided to try Mint while staying in Boone. The food was delicious and the service was wonderful! Recommended to all. Special thanks to Neidi for never letting our waters go dry!

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Thank Ashleigh M
Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Was surprised to find a Indian restaurant in Boone. Was skeptical because, often my experience with Indian restaurants away from bigger cities have been disappointing. The taste was fairly authentic for the dishes we chose. Was a satisfying meal after 3 days of living on sandwiches, burgers and fries.

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Thank anandkarpur
Linville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

The have an amazing buffet on Sunday. All the food was very fresh with a great selection. We took a friend who had never had India food. It was a great way for her to try and experiment with things she may have never tried if she was ordering a la cart. The service was very efficient.

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Thank Fortheloveofgracie
Yonkers, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I have been here twice now - once about 15 months ago & today. The first time was dinner off the menu & today was Sunday buffet. The dinner was fantastic with delious lamb chops but I was also very impressed by the quality of the buffet today. For folks visiting from California or NYC who are now into South... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Boone Heights Dr, Boone, NC 28607-4927
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Boone
  • Phone Number: 828-386-1441

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