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Indien Palace/Palais Indien

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rue du Conseil 2, Vevey 1800, Switzerland
+41 21 921 99 90
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I used to go few years back but stopped going because of highly slow service and high price. Recently I had to visit it with some friend of mine who wanted to eat something Indian. As usual the order came very late. Then the nans we ordered were wrong. We then had to wait for new nans in mid of... More 

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Mississauga
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This restaurant offers really good food overall. The Paneer dishes are amazing. The chicken dishes were not the best. The ambiance is decent, but not a fine dining location.

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West Sussex, UK
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75 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

A group of us (four in total), dropped in to the restaurant on a 'why not' basis. One of the party was a vegetarian from India. The food is very typical of the 'Euopean-style' Indian theme and we chose a range of meat and non-meat dishes. Everything arrived in a reasonable time and the tastes were fine, but not exceptional.... More 

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Dubai
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

Ordered a meal for two: prawn biryani, naan bread, mixed raita and samosas. Ordered at 19:00 for a 19:45 delivery, came just after 20:00, hot and ready to eat! Food was good, spiced perfectly, flavours were great, and would definitely order again. { Not sure about other reviews on here where people say it is not "real" Indian food, do... More 

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Montreux, Switzerland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

Thought I would retry the Palais Indien after 4 years since last visit. It was certainly better than it was back then. Not very busy so service was ok, Were given the option of having 'Indian' or 'European' spicing and we chose Indian style which is what I think made the difference to last time. Alcohol is not served but... More 

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San Francisco
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

Overpriced for Indian food. Although the host is a nice person, the service is unbearably slow. He is the only one working, waiting table and answering phone calls. The food is mediocre. Maybe we had too many good Indian food all over the world, and really cannot understand how could someone mess up some basic india dishes.

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Gurgaon, India
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75 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Perhaps I count myself to be a bit of a connoisseur of indian food, or we were expecting too much of this place, that we came back disappointed. The food to us wasnt really indian enough, and the taste not good enough. Maybe if you don't know the taste of indian food and are seeking a bit of variety then... More 

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Canton of Vaud, Switzerland
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

We ordered a take away to be delivered. It was 45 minutes late. When we phoned the restaurant to find out when it would be delivered they just hung up on us rudely. When it finally arrived, the Dahl was awful.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

Food very average, undercooked, only one staff member serving all tables and naturally many mistakes made taking orders and serving food to tables. No alcohol served! Below average.

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zurich
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

I love Indian food and have gotten it all over Europe, the Middle East and the US. This is very average food. For starters I was given two not-fresh papadums with no sauces. My entree was the chicken biryani - the chicken meat was very dried out and chewy, and the rice was also quite dry. Normally this dish is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue du Conseil 2, Vevey 1800, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Vevey
  • Phone Number: +41 21 921 99 90
Description
This is a very good Indian restaurant in the old town of Vevey. It has a terrace in the summer. The owner is from Bangladesh and the waiters from India. The quality of the food is excellent.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?