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Akbar Restaurant

21 Cortlandt St, Ste 1, Edison, NJ 08837-2900
+1 732-632-8822
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
21 Cortlandt St, Ste 1, Edison, NJ 08837-2900
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I first called the restaurant, they did not answer. I was afraid they were closed. I called again later, and the person who I talked to on the phone said they were open so I decided to go. Food was very good, and so...More

Thank Matan O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was kind of nervous about coming here, because the first time I was thinking of going, I called them and they did not answer the phone. I tried calling later on, and they did answer the phone., so I assumed they were open, and...More

Thank Joseph O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Akbar is a great restaurant serving lots of northern Indian specialties. Don’t let the bizarre location behind a shopping center and next to a rundown Quality Inn fool you. The food is absolutely great starting with the Naans and Rotis. I had a delicious Kashmiri...More

Thank George Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I attended a wedding here in the party hall and the facilities are decent. There is ample parking with overflow parking in the quality inn nearby. Food is mediocre - not the best buffet in the area. Party hall is decent.

Thank kavithasrinivasan
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Wonderful aroma right when you walk in the door. Delicious food. It was great for a group of friends. Would definitely return.

Thank KMRNY
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We visited this Indian restaurant which is in Edison New Jersy. The restaurant is spacious and serves both veg and non veg. The food and service are both good and price is reasonable. There is a big parking space available outside the restaurant.

Thank Anindyajoy
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I visited Akbar along with 5 colleagues on August 22, 2017. There was both buffet lunch and Ala Carte Menu for lunch. We opted for the Buffet lunch. The choice of items is limited, however, the food items were cooked very well with the right...More

Thank AnilNemani2015
Reviewed 10 May 2017

They have a large parking lot and valet parking. I squeezed through the barricades and parked the car myself telling the attendant that I park my own car. The outside and inside are impressive looking. They had 2 affairs going on at the time. The...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I love it here. I have been to Akbar several times and can't wait to go back this weekend! The service is just as awesome as the food!

Thank jenandrock
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Drove 40 minutes to try this place after reading so many good reviews here. Weekend buffets are usually sumptuous in an Indian restaurant, but not this one. Mediocre offerings, very little variety, and the dessert was just rice pudding and vanilla ice cream. The dal...More

Thank Been2Bagan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Cortlandt St, Ste 1, Edison, NJ 08837-2900
  • Public Transportation: 3 minutes drive from metuchen NJ transit railway station.less then half a mile from garden state parkway south or north turn pike 287 south or north.close to rt 1 south and north.in Edison NJ.08837
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Edison
  • Phone Number: +1 732-632-8822
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