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Gate of India

201 James Street, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-528-5548
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“garlic naan” (5 reviews)
“samosas” (4 reviews)
“vindaloo” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
201 James Street, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is my favourite lunch spot for Indian food especially in the fall/winter as it is rather dark inside. The curry is delicious! They have a lunch special, with an appetizer, choice of a main dish, rice and dessert for such a reasonable price. I...More

Thank FindaKitchen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a notion for curry last night. Used trip advisor to find the closest Indian restaurant. Called up and order some chicken curry with rice and naan. The Chicken was excellent, so tender. The curry was a little spicier than I thought. Over all...More

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Always friendly and always tasty I usually get the CC for two with my girl friend and it gives you some of everything, Make sure to ask for garlic Naan it makes it that much better

Thank tfcappiello
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We have been here probably 6 or 7 times since we moved in the area. This place just never disappoints. The food is superb and the best Indian I have had since visiting London England. Great menu choice and I look forward to trying new...More

1  Thank Mary M
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I looked on line and saw only fair ratings for this restaurant but a local recommended it to me so I went. Had the Rogan Josh and liked it very much. Fair size portion, excellent value, relaxing surroundings. Will go back next time I have...More

1  Thank Keith F
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Always the same, amazing food, warm service and cozy, atmosphere. Great for one person, romantic dinner for two or a family night out.

1  Thank Instakt
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Good portion size, but poor flavour! I didn't really noticed any flavour on the chicken, and the garlic naan looked/tasted more like old plain naan. Not the best Indian food!

Thank drcemauro
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A group of us from work went to Gate of India last week for dinner. I had never been there before and I loved it. Truly, loved it!! I had the samosa (you get two, along with a sauce), which were just the right level...More

1  Thank cruisinchristine2017
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend heard this place was the best for Indian food. We both agreed on the exact opposite. Butter chicken was more like sweet sauce leftover tandoori chicken. The other 4 dishes were also disappointing. We won't come back.

Thank Shawn N
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The staff are wonderful. The atmosphere is very peaceful. We have taken the family several times and have also had many romantic evenings here. The food is fresh and made to order. We highly recommend this family business!

1  Thank John V
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Mellissa M
25 April 2017|
Response from jdacosta16 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry but I really don't have any idea about glutton free items. check out their site at gateofindia ca or simply call the restaurant at 905 393 7641 and ask them. The food is supreme and worth trying it. I rate it the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 James Street, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-528-5548
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