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Pooja Indian Grill

1223 Merkley Ave, West Sacramento, CA 95691-2709
+1 916-375-8906
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1223 Merkley Ave, West Sacramento, CA 95691-2709
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After discovering Chicken Makhani earlier in my trip, I decided to try another restaurants take. Given they had a minimum for delivery I decided to take a chance and get two meals: Chicken Makhani and Chicken Cury, with Balsmati rice and Naan on the side....More

Thank Jp C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have gone to this place at least 50 times over 15 years and always introduce friends to it. Just the fact that they've been in business for so long is a testimony to their superb food. About a year ago, they added an optional...More

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The traditional Indian food we have loved from other Indian restaurants, this restaurant cooks it as well Their service is great and the food even better!

Thank leahy20
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We are fond of Indian food. There is an Indian restaurant in George Town in Malaysia. When we go to Malaysia, we always connect it with that banana leaf restaurant. This one in Sacramento, over beat that one definitely. Chicken massala what we ate, is...More

Thank Ali C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Delicious and reasonably priced Indian food. The mango ice cream for dessert is wonderful. Indian tea comes with the lunch buffet. Fresh naan bread is brought directly to one's table. The cheese/spinach dish (paneer?) is great. Nice ambience.

Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I went during lunch time and believe me they know how to cook and service was also so good. It was exactly as the 4+ rating on google that I had found .....

Thank Sandeepan M
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Pooja is among your better options for Indian in the Sacramento area, but it doesn't come close to even the simplest "Taj Mahal" you find in most English villages. It not only offers the almost-universal lunch buffet, it also offers the buffet for dinner, as...More

Thank GeezerEd
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Kind service, great food, priced well and great parking. Thank you Poojah staff for a great lunch. Vegetable Biriyani, Chang Masala, Bhutara, Saag Paneer, Yellow Dal, Dhaal Makhani, Mixed Vegetables, Punjabi Curry, Aloo-Pakora, Mixed Vegetable Pakora, Goat Curry, Tandoori Chicken, Chicken Makhani, Lamb Curry, and...More

Thank Art H
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I have been coming here to eat for about 8 years now. I have recommended this place to all of my friends. People who say they "don't like Indian food" find they really like the Indian food here. The owner is the sweetest lady and...More

Thank CaitySue55
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Hi, This place has food so good it makes me wonder if I had died and gone to heaven (or, nirvana). The waitstaff are kind and intuitive. Hands down the best Indian food in Sacramento and quite possibly Northern California. Priced affordably, seasoned deliciously and...More

Thank Art H
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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
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1223 Merkley Ave, West Sacramento, CA 95691-2709
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Sacramento
  • Phone Number: +1 916-375-8906
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