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4225 Lafayette Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46254-2409
+1 317-299-2127
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
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17:30 - 21:30
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Muncie, Indiana
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Went there with my wife and folks. We we pleased with the service and the food. If you are looking for meat this isn't the place for you.....but if you want really good vegetarian Indian food you have found your place. Naan and Dosa as well as Chai come with the buffet. The atmosphere is subtle and quiet enough to... More 

Thank sdelisle65
Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015

I went to this place after a long time; their quality has dropped considerably. As it is, they never had variety in their menu but loved their dosas and sambhar which this time were not served fresh, had skimpy masala in them and all other southern dishes had NO spice and flavor in it whatsoever. Giving 3 stars only for... More 

Thank CJ543
Indianapolis, United States
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95 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015

Tho I'm not a vegetarian, I lunched today on the vegetarian buffet at this hidden away little gem as recommended to me. Nicely flavored combinations of soups, stewed vegetables, fritters, naan, salads and desserts. Not very spicy really except for one soup, but a truly savory complexity of tastes. Yes, I ate too much as I am wont to do... More 

Thank Leland C S
Chicago, Illinois
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103 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2014

The resturant is hidden inside a strip mall...average place. We were the only customer at 8 pm on a Tuesday. This place is 100% vegetarian which was good for me and couple of my colleagues. The food was a flip flop. Some dishes were good and some were aweful. The person service us was good but not very organized. Plates... More 

Thank Rishabh2100
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2014 via mobile

We love this place. Amazing food. Good staff. Clean. Good for all: vegan, gluten free, even meat eaters love it! Would be 5 star but the building & location are not great. We keep coming back. Order some dosas!

Thank Jd595
Miami, Florida
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2014 via mobile

Vegan & Vegetarian Indian Cuisine! This is one of my favorite ethnic restaurants in Indy. Everything is fresh and tasty. Fresh garlic Naan served on demand. There are very few options of Vegan & Vegetarian in Indy, and this one is probably the best! Service has improved a lot with the new management. Service is always a challenge in Indian... More 

Thank Kmulerocpa
Columbia City, Indiana
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2013

WOW, what a great place! We went there with a couple of vegetarian friends from the San Francisco area (all of us are from out of town and wish that we had this restaurant near our homes). We had been looking for a restaurant with vegetarian options and this one was at the top of a number of review lists,... More 

Thank DA_D512
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2013

Had dinner two nights in a row at spice nation. I love that this place is all vegetarian and has a wide selection of food on the buffet. Everything was delicious and they also included Masala Dosa made to order and fresh nan. Can't wait to return when we travel in Indy again.

Thank h0llymaec
Miami, Florida
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101 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2013

This is some of the most wonderful Indian food I've ever had, and while I've never been to India, I seek out the best-rated Indian restaurants in every major city I travel to in the U.S., Canada, and Europe. My husband and I have eaten here four times and after each meal, I've wished that I could hit a rewind... More 

Thank SusanMochnacs
Indianapolis, Indiana
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2013

If you are an Indian vegetarian, this is the place to dine in Indianapolis. They provide the best vegetarian Indian food in this city. The weekend buffet is awesome. The Dosa and vegetable biriyani are stand-out items. They also come up with special buffets on festive weekends. However, the warehouse-like building in which this restaurant is located might be a... More 

Thank shan_Indy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4225 Lafayette Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46254-2409
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-299-2127

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