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Maharaja Bhog

#49 of 7,143 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
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8338 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77074-1603
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
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Sun - Thu 18:00 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 15:00
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Kempner, Texas, United States
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was an awesome experience. Everyone was friendly and the food was really good, but be warned: it's authentic and extremely spicy. I asked for a milder version and they graciously brought me the same dishes but with less kick. I recommend it if you can handle the spice.

Thank Victoria M
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very authentic cuisine, transports you to India 🇮🇳. Unique in the city and very nice environment. Pure vegetarian Indian food!

Thank rgudinov
Hong Kong, China
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29 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Food may be too spicy for some people. It was delicious and the service was outstanding. I am surprised this restaurant is not located in a more fancy place but that's fine because it's already on the expensive side (around 21 with taxes for 1 person) I couldn't finish all the food and I did not have any seconds.

Thank NancyTrecalde
Wimberley, Texas
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56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

While in Houston for a business trip we stumbled upon this jewel. Dining is a unique experience. All vegetarian and delicious! Customer service was excellent. The staff was very welcoming. When we asked where to find a Starbucks or other place for wifi, we were told to please use their restaurants wifi, and to remain at our table as long... More 

Thank texascinzia
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No menu, just experience food specially prepared by the in house chef. Tried the dholka and samosa for starters, these are good food. The rest of the meal with rice and bread served were tasty.

Thank Adrian S
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been eating here for at least a year. Place NEVER disappoints. Fantastic flavor, service and atmosphere. We actually make it a point to visit now that we live in another city. Have yet to find a more authentic flavor anywhere. Highly recommended for any occasion. We just had lunch here, and we're already planning our next visit.

Thank Carlos G
Houston, Texas
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here many times and happy to keep returning as well as recommending to anyone looking for a true Indian taste. The restaurant has a very authentic Gujarati thali feel, similar to what one would get in India. The food is great tasting, even allowing for a "mild" variation for those wanting to avoid too much spice. Every dish... More 

Thank n_srikant
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my wife here for a relaxing dinner. Best experience and it was both our first time eating here. The wait staff is very attentive, the management explained everything to us, everyone there was very inviting. The food is very fresh and full of flavor. If you like to try new things, this is it. They do not serve meat... More 

Thank abner18
Boston, Massachusetts
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94 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in Houston area, this restaurant is a must visit. All they serve is vegetarian Thali and I can vouch that they do an amazing job at doing that. The food is mainly influenced from the region of Rajasthan and Gujarat. The dishes are very homey, low on grease, perfectly seasoned and perfectly spiced. Salads, crushed papadam, appetizers,... More 

Thank Anshita_S
Houston, Texas
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Came here with a social group who unearth affordable but tasty grub places each month around Houston (calling it Houston Food Finds!) and it was my turn to select the restaurant. I chose MB based on some basic research and don't regret it one bit! Walking into a space with tables set up with copious amounts of empty silverware was... More 

Thank Sonni34

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8338 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77074-1603
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: 713-771-2464

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