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Best Indian Restaurants in Needham


6 restaurants available nearby

A photo of House of Tandoor restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Indian • Newton
House of Tandoor is lauded for its outstanding Indian cuisine and is a popular choice among locals and tourists alike. First-timers visit and are so impressed by the quality that they vow to return. Their samosas are described as "the best ever had," and the cuisine, in general, is praised as being exceptionally delicious. The Shrimp Korma is a stand-out dish, hailed as the finest some customers have ever tasted, with the perfect amount of spice. Reviews also emphasize the restaurant's vast menu and delightful weekend lunch buffet, allowing customers to sample a wide range of dishes. The inviting atmosphere and stellar service round out the dining experience, making House of Tandoor highly recommended. Notably, many customers love the authentic local vibe and often revisit, either with friends or family.
A photo of The Maharaja restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Indian • Cambridge
Booked 17 times today
The Maharaja, located in Boston, is highly acclaimed for its exceptional Indian cuisine. Boasting an abundant array of selections, it has won over patrons' hearts with its traditional flavors and excellent service. As many reviews on OpenTable indicate, it is considered by many as the best Indian food outlet in Boston. Dishes like Paneer Tikka, Paneer Makhani, Lamb Korma, Saag Paneer, and Chicken Tikka Masala are particularly cherished by customers. The restaurant also offers the experience of enjoying the view of the square while dining. It is known not just for its food but also for its warm hospitality, cool vibe, and a classy and refined ambiance. Most importantly, it consistently delivers in terms of taste, making every dining experience memorable.
A photo of Mela Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Indian • South End
Booked 3 times today
Mela Restaurant is renowned for its exceptional Indian cuisine, frequently lauded by patrons as the best Indian food in Boston. The restaurant is notably praised for the freshness and quality of its ingredients, as well as the culinary skills of its chefs, who expertly prepare dishes like Lamb Curry, meat samosas, and Daal Makhni that leave customers looking forward to their next visit. The restaurant's service is consistently highlighted as excellent, with a professional and friendly staff. The ambiance is also a hit, with its clean, inviting environment adding to the overall dining experience. Located in the South End, Mela Restaurant has carved out a reputation for reliably serving delicious, authentic Indian food in the area.
A photo of Mumbai Spice restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Indian • Back Bay
Booked 2 times today
Located in the bustling Boston area, Mumbai Spice is renowned for its exceptional Indian cuisine. The restaurant is frequently praised for its authentic Indian dishes, bursting with exciting flavors and spices. Diners particularly rave about standout dishes such as the cauliflower and Chicken Tikka Marsala, with one reveiwer stating that the latter will "blow your mind." Moreover, Mumbai Spice is said to be a top choice for vegetarians and vegans, offering a wide array of plant-based options. The staff are commended for their attentive and efficient service, with several reviewers noting their expertise in recommending and explaining dishes. Its enviable locale makes it a prefered spot for pre- or post-performance meals for those visiting nearby Berkeley, BSO, and the Huntington Theater. Finally, many patrons found the presence of Indian diners indicating the authenticity and quality of its food.
A photo of Nirvana: The Taste of India restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Indian • West Cambridge
Booked 1 time today
Nirvana: The Taste of India is highly praised for its splendid representation of the Indian cuisine in Cambridge. The restaurant showcases all parts of India, from the Southern India Dosa to the Northern Indian dishes such as Dal, Channa Saag, and Chicken Korma, each dish receiving excellent feedback from customers. As one reviewer puts it, the food is "as good as they've had anywhere." Nirvana offers both vegetarian and meat dishes, each packed with a plethora of spices and flavors that embody the essence of Indian food. Despite being in the heart of Boston, it offers an authentic Indian dining experience combined with fantastic service, leading it to be heralded as "the best Indian restaurant in Cambridge" and even "best Indian food in Boston."
A photo of Chulo Restaurant and Bar restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Indian • Watertown
Authentic Nepali and Indian Cuisine. 'Chulo' is a traditional Nepali stove that is made out of mud, used for cooking in rural areas (where sophisticated gas/electric stoves arent prevalent), as well as urban areas (as an alternative oven). Most Nepalis prefer food cooked in a Chulo due to its rich and authentic taste.
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