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275 W State Rt 4, Paramus, NJ 07652-1235
+1 201-342-8868
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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Indian, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
275 W State Rt 4, Paramus, NJ 07652-1235
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

We were looking to host a lunch event and visited many Indian restaurants in the vicinity. Mantra definitely stood out among them in all aspects, just a fantastic-positive experience from beginning to end. From the word go Sam (the manager) was very friendly, helpful and...More

Thank Prasenjeet S
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We were very happy with our experience- great ambiance, great food and great service...would definitely recommend this restaurant, and will definitely be back soon!

Thank Carollyn M
Reviewed 24 August 2016

food was good . starters excellent. ambience vey nice service good. staff very polite and courteous . would surely recommend this place which has such a lovely soothing decor and lovely place.

Thank dpkapad
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We love Indian restaurants, the safe haven for the vegetarians. Mantra distinguished itself far apart from the other Indian restaurants. It is a strong player among upscale restaurants in NJ/NYC area. An elegant dining area, soft jazz in the background, excellent service, and modern Indian...More

Thank EarlyRetirementAbroa
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Of all the variety of food I enjoy Indian is probably my favorite. Mantra has a good variety and their Lunch Buffet is exceptional. The flavors are rich and flavorful in their dishes, the wait staff is very attentive which I appreciate very much. I...More

Thank jbmathusek
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Positives: location, good menu spread, interiors and lighting, decent service standards Negatives: Way too mild and flavorless for truly Indian taste buds

Thank Manan_13
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Visited Mantra over the Easter weekend and they put on a first class buffet spread. Food was absolutely delicious and well worth the visit. Compliments to the chef and staff who provided excellent service.

Thank Ereggae
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Was thinking I would not return here as my previous visit was a disappointment as the entire staff that I was used to was no longer there. Everything that day was just horrible, including the food. I was in the area a couple of weeks...More

Thank Ereggae
Reviewed 26 January 2016

A fine dining (Indian Food) establishment in Paramus, NJ. Last week I happened to be in the New Jersey area on a Business Trip. My boss took me here for lunch and oh! Boy, I was not disappointed. By the way I went there on...More

Thank Bothell_Indian
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

I have never been so disappointed or never ever thought someone could so wrong with simple India food & that too when you are representing your own country in another! I happened to go for lunch at Mantra during my recent visit to New Jersey...More

Thank Varunkhanna1975
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 275 W State Rt 4, Paramus, NJ 07652-1235
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Paramus
  • Phone Number: +1 201-342-8868
Mantra Restaurant is a premier destination spot for modern Indian cuisine. We cater to pallets of individuals who are accustomed to Indian cuisine as well as those who want to indulge and enjoy the nuevo, rich and exciting flavors that Indian food has to offer. The relaxed lounge atmosphere is a perfect venue to meet socially or professionally. The dining area offers the ideal setting to enjoy meals with friends and family. We take pride in preparing food with the highest quality ingredients and our chefs turn out delicious and suckling choices. Dining out at Mantra offers a true fine dining experience for everyone. Besides our premier location in Paramus, we now have a second location open in downtown Jersey City (Exchange Place). Come visit and devour the excellence and judge for yourself. This is our “Mantra”.
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