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Martin's House of Food

Hajarystraat 19, Paramaribo, Suriname
+597 477-535
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good30%
  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
19 Jul 2017
“It's probably the best around Paramaribo- maybe.”
29 Jan 2017
“Real Indian food”
Closed Now
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hajarystraat 19, Paramaribo, Suriname
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Having come here because of recommendations online I was surprised that everything I have read is all true. Food is good, service, mostly average to below average. We ordered a few things and the rice of all things was delivered to our table just as...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I was here few times and the food choice is pretty good for the prices offered. I would definitely recommend trying Martins.

Thank Raj729
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This location serves Indian food. Taste different from all the other 'roti shops'. Taste like authentic indian food. Takes some getting used to if you are not familiar with indian spices and food.

1  Thank Ernestopersad
Reviewed 23 December 2016

In a multicultural city like Paramaribo you can find several places with real indian cuisine much better than this. Even if the prices are so cheap the food is not fresh

Thank David T
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I put this place on my list of restaurants I definitely wanted to vsit and I wasn't dissapointed at all. It's real Indian "cuisine" (the cook is from Mumbai). The people who served us was very friendly and helpfull. We had a great chat with...More

1  Thank Freddy R
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Excellent quality Indian food, cooked from prime materials and so so natural and so so truly Indian, unlike the anglicised Indian food that you get in the UK, which is much much heavier. We dined at Martin's 3 or 4 times in a fortnight, the...More

1  Thank Diego M
Reviewed 2 April 2016

I had read on Tripadvisor that the service would be bad but that it could be this bad really made my jaw drop. I was here during the day with my sister, there was nobody else and they still managed to mess everything up! After...More

2  Thank Ninka_76
Reviewed 20 February 2016

We were sittning outside on a nice terrass. The food was very good, the servents nice and took god care of us.

2  Thank Catharina W
Reviewed 4 February 2016

What a great meal, the food was fresh and Sindhi options! hard to find Sindhi food- this was a wonderful surprise. could use a bit of an upgrade in atmosphere and service. nice location

2  Thank snandwani
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Old food, right from the fridge in the microwave :( Not tasty. Not recommended for vegetarins. But the desserts and sweets are good.

Thank LA_Laldy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hajarystraat 19, Paramaribo, Suriname
  • Location: South America  >  Suriname  >  Paramaribo District  >  Paramaribo
  • Phone Number: +597 477-535
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