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Punjab Cafe

653 Southern Artery, Quincy, MA 02169-5645
+1 617-472-4860
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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653 Southern Artery, Quincy, MA 02169-5645
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Ok let’s start with the only bad thing. That tandoori chicken was over cooked and bland Everything else was really really good. We had many apps and about 5 other entrees. Goat in spicy sauce was fabulous. Nice and helpful wait staff Sure to go...More

Thank beeweehingham_MA
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Punjab cafe is where I go when I feel like crave north Indian food. The poori child and gulab jamun are to die for! Friendly folks, ambeint atmosphere. My recommendation to Indian food lovers in the Quincy area.

Thank Ashwini S
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

The food here is simple, fresh and delicious. The buffet is a must try. Staff is friendly and the owners are very warm.

Thank Hermitonthemove
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We've been going to the Punjab Cafe for over 15 years! It's still the best. So hard to find good Indian food (or any!) on the south shore. No need to go into Boston when you can eat here! Delicious food. Friendly staff. Nicely decorated,...More

Thank Y4106DQsusanw
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Visiting my daughter in Boston recently, She insisted we try her favorite restaurant. I have never eaten Indian food until then. I was so very pleased. The food was absolutely amazing. Not big on buffet, but this was a wonderful exception.This was a very small,...More

1  Thank Tony W
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is one that DOES NOT DISAPPOINT!! Great service & wonderful tasting food. We love the garlic non!

Thank vwesley
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Punjab Cafe was recommended to is by some close friends so my wife called in some takeout for us. It was inexpensive, quick and delicious. The staff was friendly and there was a decent size crowd sitting at tables. Would definitely order takeout from here...More

Thank Humarock_Seth
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

The food is of great quality unlike one finds in Boston. The service also very prompt unlike other Indian restaurant in the area My only grip is for takeout they stopped giving papad with entree.

Thank Himanshu R
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

My wife love Indian food, so we came here for her birthday. We had the vegetable samosa, and chana masala, aloo nan, and it was absolutely delicious. I mentioned we were celebrating a birthday and they brought us 2 rice puddings, which were to die...More

Thank Eton N
Reviewed 10 August 2017

If you are looking to satisfy your craving for east Indian food, then you don't need to look any further than the Punjab Cafe. Always prepared fresh and to the highest standards of authentic cuisine, my family and I have always enjoyed dining here.

Thank Ray T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 653 Southern Artery, Quincy, MA 02169-5645
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 617-472-4860
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Punjab Cafe is unassuming from the outside, a step inside, calm and inviting, and most of all - transporting. Soothing tabla and sitar music, welcome you as waitstaff deliver authentic North Indian dishes and intriguing relishes in a variety of platters, ramekins, and shallow bowls with carved handles. Dining at Punjab Café is stepping in to our own kitchen as family and friends with service that is friendly and familiar. From blending each spice and dough mixture by hand to cooking each dish to order. We take great pride in providing our customers with authentic Punjabi cuisine, made from scratch and fresh premium ingredients .The restaurant is a lovely, inviting escape from contemporary pressures. And the owners, chefs and staff are devoted to their craft and in sharing the wonderful mysteries of Indian cuisine with the community.
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