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Gateway To India

3115 Chatham Rd, Springfield, IL 62704-5306
+1 217-726-6890
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“naans” (8 reviews)
“fresh naan” (2 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
All hours
Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3115 Chatham Rd, Springfield, IL 62704-5306
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Great spot in an area of the state not overflowing with good ethnic cuisine. Dinner is always fun. Lunch buffet is a great way to try several dishes if you are not too familiar with Indian food. Love the Naan!

1  Thank The_Original_NJM
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We visited the restaurant twice for Buffet. Food choices were really good and wasn't to spicy. One way I judge the service at restaurants to see if I have to tilt my glass more than 45 degrees to take a sip of water (!!). I...More

Thank ankeet1
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This place may be a little hidden, but once you find it, you'll be happy you did. The tandoori is delicious. They also have a lunch buffet that allows you to try more than one dish.

Thank MzJeanette
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Best Indian food in Springfield. The menu has many choices. We did Takeout. We always buy enough to enjoy for a couple days. Highly recommend.

Thank Lisamarch
Reviewed 19 January 2017

One of the things I love about being a regular at a restaurant is the feeling of being "known." You walk in, and they recognize you, maybe even anticpate your drink order. I love that. This feeling is even more pronounced when you get the...More

Thank truthmission
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I've eaten a lot of Indian food in a lot of places, and this is one of my favorites! I live out of town about an hour away, and I'm not in Springfield all that often, but when I am, I come here to eat....More

Thank N0ri11
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This is our favorite Indian restaurant anywhere in the US. We have eaten at many places around the country including Chicago, New York and Philadelphia and the taste and quality of the food prepared at this establishment continues to impress us. We just came back...More

1  Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 10 September 2016

I've only ever been here for the lunch buffet and occasionally for takeout, and it's almost always good. For a little while the quality dipped but that was due to a change in management, and now it's back to being delicious again! We always arrive...More

Thank Stephanie T
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner experience so much that we went back for the lunch buffet in the same week. Unfortunately we did not enjoy the lunch buffet as much, and it was quite expensive at $25.00. Our dinner was $65.00 with tip, but we ordered...More

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 14 May 2016

I went on friday night for take away and on entering you have face this rude front desk lady but its ok food must be good as i had last went there and order masala dosa and it was good. Went home open container of...More

Thank atulj1973
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2 November 2015|
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Response from jim c | Reviewed this property |
Tue - Fri 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Sat - Sun 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Lunch is a buffet style and cheaper.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3115 Chatham Rd, Springfield, IL 62704-5306
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-726-6890
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