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Emperor of India

854 Main St, Lewiston, ID 83501-1864
+1 208-798-4804
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“lamb” (16 reviews)
“saag” (5 reviews)
“rice” (9 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
854 Main St, Lewiston, ID 83501-1864
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Reviewed 17 December 2014

Desired something other than the ordinary, and this was it. My wife is not as much of a risk taker, so she had the Fried Rice Chicken. I tried the Paneer Pakoda, I had no idea what I was getting, and didn't really care. The...More

Thank Bobby S
Reviewed 14 November 2014

I had lunch at this restaurant yesterday and always enjoy the hearty flavors and spices used by this wonderful cook (Praveen) to make every dish special. I would recommend trying his soup (especially now with the cold weather). Such a nice combinations of flavors, and...More

Thank Brad H
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Over the past year, I have been to Lewiston nearly a dozen times on business. Whenever possible I try to schedule my meetings so that I can stop in at the Emperor of India. I have stopped looking at the menu and simply ask for...More

Thank MSharpe978
Reviewed 25 October 2014

If you have to choose one place in Lewiston, this should easily be your choice. I had the lamb curry I believe it was called, and it was really good. The soup was also delicious and the owner (pretty sure he was the owner) was...More

Thank Trent G
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2014

Thank You for valued review and comments. They are highly appreciated. You had the Lamb Curry, we served you Lamb chops with a smaller shoulder cut. Vegetables were cooked into the Curry, and Jasmine rice is complimentary. We tried to make it as mild as...More

Reviewed 25 October 2014

I love trying out new ethnic foods and this place was amazing. I didn't know how to pronounce some of the words on the menu and didn't know what to order. No worries the waitor was phenomenal and suggestioned the perfect meal combinations for my...More

Thank Michelle G
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2014

Thank you for Feed back. Your comments are deeply appreciated and your opinion is valued highly as it helps improve our product and services. You were a table of three. You were a younger group. Two females and male who joined you later. You fit...More

Reviewed 17 October 2014

some of the best food hospitality of experience in a long time.if you haven't visited this restaurant you should make it a must see on your next trip to Lewiston IMore

Thank meathead241
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2014

Thank You Jessy for visiting us. Your comments are valued and appreciated. You are definitely a connoisseur of fine food. You knew exactly what you taste buds wanted for the moment. But, above all you placed you faith in us by letting us choose your...More

Reviewed 13 October 2014 via mobile

Great meal experience!! It was just as the owner said it would be, with the lamb, fork tender, superb quality, the sauce very flavorful, the veggies in the sauce cooked to perfection, perfectly cooked yet crisp still. The owner thought next time I should try...More

Thank 734MarkH
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2014

Thank you for your review Mark! Your observations and comments are deeply appreciated. We enjoyed talking to you during your visit. It is indeed a pleasure to Welcome you as a member of our community.... And not just any member, with your specialized and highly...More

Reviewed 11 October 2014

I was visiting Lewiston on business. I have spent time traveling internationally, and love Indian cuisine. Praveen (the proprietor) has perfected his artwork in food. He is also a superb host, immediately making me feel comfortable and welcome. He asked some questions about my palate,...More

1  Thank Rauhsoj
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2014

Thanks for your response. We were really Honored to have you as a guest. We are indebted to you and what have done for our country as a member of the armed forces. We are proud of you. You were very knowledgeable your, your cross...More

Reviewed 25 September 2014

men and women bathroom no running water, cutlery dirty..menu Thai and Indian 6 pages, but you can only order dishes with stars that are put on there. Like the ones we got in first grade for spelling. Dirty bar, messy...YICK!!!More

4  Thank windycross
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2014

Thanks for your review. There appears to an inaccuracy with your comment about no water in the Men's AND Women's bathrooms - Since we have been cooking in the kitchen when we are open and we use water. The water supply to the entire building...More

Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

We were served samples and treats. Everything we tried was very good. The manager did it all. He was host, server and cook. We were the only people there for most of the time and we were treated very well. We will return.More

Thank NWProgress
matman00us, Manager at Emperor of India, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2014

Thank You for your Valuable Response it is thoroughly appreciated. We really enjoyed having you over. We specially appreciate the extra efforts and time you spent to photograph the food ordered. These are very accurate pictures. Your Photography speaks volumes of your excellent skills. Thanks...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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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