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Urban India

1041 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-4802
+1 619-238-8380
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good53%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“naan” (5 reviews)
“biryani” (4 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1041 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-4802
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Like the other reviews on this restaurant I didn’t have high expectations as the place was completely empty on a Thursday night. This was compounded when they asked me if I could pay cash as they were having problems with the internet and their credit...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really fine indian buffet with great ambiance and a full bar. Usually 3 or 4 meat curries and the same number of vegetarian dishes. Great sauces, raita, mint-corriader chutney. Nicely spiced rices. Hot naan, lots of varieties. Use the buffet or order from the a...More

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 15 April 2018

My wife and I went to dinner here while we were visiting San Diego recently for a conference. We did not have very high expectations because the place was nearly empty when we peered in through the window. The food actually turned out to be...More

Thank B P
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We went to Urban India for dinner, and arrived around 9.30pm, so the restaurant was fairly empty, and we were seated immediately and placed our order right away. The food arrived steaming hot and was truly fresh and delicious, we didn't waste a bite! The...More

Thank pprichard
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

A bit off the tourist track, you’ll find this gem. We were well taken care of by the attentive staff. We had the samosas, chicken tikka masala, chicken saag, and onion nan. Everything was great. Portions are generous. Best meal yet in San Diego.

Thank spantheglobe
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Bottom line...if you love Indian cuisine you have to eat here. Family run, not about the decor...it's about the food We went for the lunch buffet for $11.99 and I highly recommend it. There is everything on this buffet and it is very fresh. The...More

Thank Renee S
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

A solid choice across the street from the U.S. Grant hotel. We visited for lunch and the house quickly filled up with locals. The lunch service is a buffet And it is clear they use high quality ingredients. The choices are sufficient. The spices interesting...More

1  Thank memgb2000
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

The place was rather quiet on a Friday night. The service was efficient, the food was ok. Had ordered a chicken biriyani, Naan, paneer kadai. The rice for biriyani is low quality basmati, got a little too mushed up. The bread and side was good......More

Thank anoop_p999
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We were here for dinner during our San Diego visit after being tired from a daylong outing. Found it extremely bad on food quality and customer service. The waitress was terrible at service and was very very rude. She forgot the drink that we ordered...More

Thank RaghvendraKumar s
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Went there for the first time. Pretty good, spacious, good screens and bar section. a dish can be shared between two and is filing. I could get Indian taste from the food. Service was quick.

Thank Ketan27
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1041 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-4802
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-238-8380
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