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Emperor of India

854 Main St, Lewiston, ID 83501-1864
+1 208-798-4804
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
854 Main St, Lewiston, ID 83501-1864
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Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

This place is great! The owner personally greets & speaks with every customer. The design is fun & has a resort feel. This restaurant is such a gem in a small town with nothing but the traditional, boring american restaurants. The food, bread & wine...More

1  Thank Mariah M
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2015

Thanks for taking the review us Mariaih. Your comments are welcome and appreciated. It has always been our pleasure to welcome you to our establishment. You are very critical about what you eat and how it is prepared. That is not a problem, as all...More

Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

Fantastic dinner! Perfect service, couldn't have been better..don't be afraid to give it a try. Staff is very informative about menu.More

1  Thank tinagarrick
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2015

Thank You Tina and Lester for talking the time review us. Your contribution is valuable to us as it helps us improve the quality of our product and services. Your profound knowledge of the Indian cuisine was apparent to us from the Get go. Lester...More

Reviewed 19 September 2015

Question: When does Tandoori chicken have coconut milk in it? Answer: Never. Tandoori chicken comes from Northern India. They do not use coconut milk. I believe the proprietor and cook is mistaken in what Indian food is. Perhaps he likes to put random things into...More

1  Thank Kjel B
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2015

Thanks for taking the time to review us. It quite an elaborate review. We do not recall who you are and what we have done to earn your vendetta. We ask that you revise or remove your review as it is inaccurate and misleading the...More

Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

The soup was amazing and the win complemented the food, I will be going back soon and I'm bringing my friend's. The chicken curry was so flavorful and filling. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Just across the street from our hotel and perfect respite for tired travelers. Three dishes with spices hand ground and blended by the chef and owner Praveen Khurana. The lamb curry was gorgeous - recommend highly. Please make this a stop in Lewiston! Tell your...More

1  Thank Sarah T
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2015

Thank you Sarah and David for Taking the time to review us. But mostly Thank you for your company. It was Sheer Pleasure to welcome you to our establishment. You had the Lamb Curry. It is Certified Organic, We get from Colorado. The quality of...More

Reviewed 17 August 2015

just had the food. was awesome and so tasty. oh GOD! why i didn't went there before. great folks, excellent service and spicy food with real flavours. i mean not like other places where everything tastes the same. will definitely suggest

1  Thank Dr Z
Reviewed 14 August 2015

My husband, four month old son and I stopped in this restaurant on our most recent trip to Lewiston as I was craving Thai food, and he was wanting Indian. We walked in and have never been so welcomed in any restaurant we've ever been...More

1  Thank CaitlinDustin
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2015

Thanks for Taking the time to review us Caitlin and Dustin. It was such a pleasure to have you here. We specially want to Thank you for bringing Mason your son. he was wonderful. A "customer-in-training" He stole the show and he stole our hearts....More

Reviewed 4 August 2015

My god, nice folks, but there were DEAD BUGS in the water! Bland, we all had different dishes with what tasted like the same sauce.More

Thank mbV8342CW
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2015

This is the very first time. We are hearing about bugs. We adhere to high levels of hygene and food safety. The situation you describe is very unlikely. Suprisingly, you would continue to dine and have a conversation with us, telling us that you are...More

Reviewed 16 July 2015

Emperor of India is located in downtown Lewiston, a really poor rundown area, not "historic" in any sense of the word. My wife and i were passing thru Lewiston and were in the mood for Indian food so we google best restaurants and Emperor of...More

Thank polit
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2015

Thank you for comments and for taking the time to review us. You were distinctly discerning and sophisticated in your Menu choice selections. It was clear that you were very international in your outlook, well traveled and very cross culturally aware. Your conversation was a...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

The chicken tikka masala was the best dish i have ever had in the valley, and thanks so much for your service it was awesome

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 854 Main St, Lewiston, ID 83501-1864
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Lewiston
  • Phone Number: +1 208-798-4804
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