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Baba's Indian Cuisine

445 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H7, Canada
+1 250-352-0077
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (15 reviews)
“vindaloo” (6 reviews)
“naan” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
445 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

I had dinner in the outdoor seating of this restaurant. Prompt, friendly and attentive service. Excellent Indian food. I recommend the gulab jamun for dessert.

1  Thank RonTSmithers_B_C_
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This is the best Indian restaurant this side of Vancouver. Chef Chris is a real professional. His chicken kebabs and lamb with spinach are two of my favorites. I have been a satisfied customer for 15 years. This is our "go-to" restaurant. Our out of...More

2  Thank NelsonRichard
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Butter chicken very nice veggie rice good too my hubby had a dish I can't remember the name but had garlic & chill in the sauce this dish is much hotter and he enjoyed it along with a garlic nan.

1  Thank Kathryn E
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely a favorite restaurant of mine. I get cravings for their Butter Chicken and Lamb Vindaloo. The food is always delicious and the service is great. Can't go wrong with anything you order here! It's all so good! :) thanks babas! See you again soon!...More

2  Thank KSmithy17
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Restaurant is centrally located on Baker Street. Ordered Chicken Biryani and Lamb Rogan Josh, which is fairly standard Indian options. Not in this case, both were beautifully presented and the sauce in the lamb was very rich and tasty. Wonderful fresh yogurt salad helped calm...More

1  Thank Cyril B
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Very good Indian food, fresh and delicious. I would go just for the staff, lamb saag is my favourite dish and you must start with the fish amritisari. Hope I spelled that right.

Thank Shavey D
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Visiting from the coast and stumbled upon this Babas Restaurant The aroma of the eatery was all over the place so we went in to check it out Had Tandoori chicken for starters It was the best I've had the spices in which it was...More

Thank mohvan
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Sumptuous excellent!! We ordered a variety of dishes vegetarian and meat All well presented steaming hot Asked for a couple dishes to be spicy they were done just right Breads were super fresh and tasty Well done Baba

Thank splindid
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 8 skiers who were recommended by our Host to try the best food in Nelson at Babas Were we in for a treat The food was excellent and each dish had its own flavour presented to us by our most...More

Thank Ababas13
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I grew up in Nelson, and this is one of my favourite restaurants here. When I go for Indian food in other places, I wish it was Baba's. It all tastes like real food, like nothing came out of a packet or a mix, and...More

1  Thank othelianna
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Gord H
16 August 2016|
Response from deepseadinko | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gord, yes Babas has both a lunch & evening buffet. I am not sure of the prices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-0077
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