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India Palace

227 Don Gaspar Ave, Santa Fe, NM 87501-3101
+1 505-986-5859
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
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“naan” (18 reviews)
“lamb madras” (3 reviews)
“mango custard” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
227 Don Gaspar Ave, Santa Fe, NM 87501-3101
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Reviewed yesterday

I went to this restaurant because it is tagged as having options for vegans... This is incorrect information and it should be edited out. I am gluten free and mostly vegan and I have eaten at many Indian restaurants, in the states, in Europe and...More

Thank CassyBee33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we went for lunch and to be honest it was decent but nothing to write home about. maybe a different picture for dinner though.

Thank ms.B41
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

This was the first place I ate at, on my very first night upon moving here 2 weeks ago. I am so glad this experience doesn't represent Santa Fe. I was literally the only guest in the place, for the entire time I was there....More

1  Thank kevin_from_AKandCO
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Went to dinner here with friends, it was very empty inside and the staff was quick, but kind of cold (no smiles). My dish was very tasty, I'll give them that! However, all the dishes were small and over-priced. I probably would go somewhere else...More

1  Thank Jody C
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here for more than 25 years. Today was worst experince. Everything on buffet was cold. Staff told us it was at least room temp and offered nothing to fix. Food is not maintained at a safe temperature. Naan no longer available on...More

1  Thank Jeffrey W
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I was here for Thansgiving and there were barely any restaurants open. I love Indian food, so I thought this would be a good option. The food here is good and if the service was good my rating would be higher. The issue here is...More

1  Thank sara_rodrigues
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Terrible mistake coming going here for dinner. There are some places where the food is out of this world but the service and ambiance are mediocre at best. Then there are places where the service and ambiance are excellent even if the food lags behind...More

Thank Jay K
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We went for an evening meal , the place was pretty quiet but the food and service was excellent although a little hotter to what I am used to . So the following day we visited again for the lunchtime buffet -- this was very...More

4  Thank johnsoutham
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The food here is barely average, but relatively expensive. The wine tasted stale as if it had been sitting in an open bottle for some time. I gave them 2 dots instead of three because the place was not very clean -- really needs a...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Went there for dinner while on a visit to Santa Fe. The place is actually at the far end of a parking lot just a few blocks from the plaza. We had several dishes, including chicken tikka masala and gobhi aloo. We ordered all items...More

8  Thank John B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$250
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 227 Don Gaspar Ave, Santa Fe, NM 87501-3101
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 505-986-5859
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India Palace located in the heart of downtown Santa Fe. Is the oldest Indian restaurant in New Mexico, serving Santa Fe since 1990. In 1997, India Palace hired a new chef by the name of Billu to be their head chef. In 1998 he left the restaurant. In the summer of 2013, Billu bought the restaurant and restored the taste and quality of the 1990's. India Palace now has the authentic taste that comes with skilled chefs from India. All spices are imported from India to give you that authentic Indian taste. Come try our food, we will be around for years to come.
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