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Indian American Cafe

91 N Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-3718
+1 540-433-1177
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“samosas” (3 reviews)
“spicy food” (3 reviews)
“spice level” (3 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
5:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Asian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
91 N Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-3718
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

great nepalese food! super casual, nice wait staff, big selection of dishes. Watch out for the spice - can be very hot - which i love but not everyone does :-)

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Great Service, food was excellent. Very affordable and includes great vegetarian options. They do accept credit cards now.

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Their food is extremely authentic. You can get it from not spicy at all to mouth burning-sweating-crying spicy. Everything here is great; I could eat about 10 orders of the samosas by myself.

Thank Emily L
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Great meal. Great vibe. Loved their Nepali cuisine. Highly recommended. Will definitely return on my return trip to area

1  Thank KDB21
Reviewed 21 June 2016

This place is a little hard to find, or at least to find close-by parking, but it is worth the effort. Interesting and varied selections, but watch out for the pepper heat, called incorrectly "spicy", because medium was plenty hot for my experienced palate, used...More

1  Thank George E
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch with large group of coworkers on a time crunch -- big mistake. They cook the food to order and it takes longer. Just plan for that. Waiter left much to be desired -- he had a very hard time keeping things straight....More

Thank Erin H
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Want the real deal? Look no further. The owners are from Nepal, yet this is really good, authentic Indian food. The spices were excellent and well balanced. And spicy! Guests have a choice, of course, if someone doesn't like it spicy, but we are fans...More

Thank sa01008
Reviewed 7 May 2016

This small family owned restaurant prepares and serves authentic Indian food to order. I live in the area and frequently stop for take out. Even though each dish is prepared to order, I never have to wait long for carry out. It is spicy (hot)!!...More

Thank ValleyGirl626
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

This place is a little gem. The food is really good and plentiful. They accept cash or checks. It is owned and run (hands-on) by a dear couple from Nepal, who are part of the very fabric of downtown. You should go with a group...More

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

I visited Indian-American Cafe with a friend this evening to order take out. I have eaten here two times before and the meals I have had have been phenomenal. Portions are generous and you can tell the hearts of the owners go into making it....More

Thank liztheblonde
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 N Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22802-3718
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Harrisonburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-433-1177
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