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108 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8927
+1 212-679-1284
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“curry” (24 reviews)
“garlic naan” (13 reviews)
“naans” (18 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
108 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8927
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I will start with the good, food was excellent. All the rest not that much, water provided was warm, papadam was moist. staff were very unfriendly and not nice, rushed us out of the door. Place was VERY noisy, more than what I'm used to...More

Thank Guy R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent spot in the Curry Hill neighborhood. Enjoyed the madras curry, chicken tikka masala, and tandoori lamb. Also enjoyed the behl poori.

Thank Comandante-of-Fun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My cousin and I stopped in while shopping and we were so happy with our decision. The Okra appetizer was so delicious and we shared the Mardas chicken curry. The portion was great as we even had leftovers! The food was great and the staff...More

Thank Cynamun
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were here on a Saturday night (we had reservations) and we chose this place because of a Yelp review. The restaurant is small and the decor is not much. The tables were turned with some regularity despite being at capacity because the service is...More

Thank WVTravelin1
Reviewed 9 June 2017

The food is indeed wonderful but you cannot hear yourself think in this place, it may be the loudest restaurant in the city, which is saying something. We had to scream at each other to be heard. My STRONG recommendation if you live in the...More

Thank travelswat_team
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Little restaurant with good food. IT is better reverved. Many tables with indian family and in general is a good thing. We eat 2 starters and 3 principal dishes. Total $ 72

Thank Marco B
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Our group included a vegan, vegetarian, and omnivores. This restaurant made everyone happy (even those who don't really care for Indian cuisine). I highly recommend the cashew appetizer. Lots of different naan to choose from as well. We had chicken marsala, chicken vindaloo, aloo saag,...More

Thank waysidelynne
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite Indian restaurants in the city. Been here a few times and it never disappoints. My favorite curry is the paneer kali mirch (Indian cheese curds in a spicy black pepper sauce). The gobi paratha (spiced cauliflower stuffed in a baked Indian...More

Thank Prashanth K
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Dhaba is a nice restaurant. It is my usual go to restaurant, and I have been there many times. I just love the food there, all curries and bread are pretty good. In all my visit only once the food wasnt good. Rest staff is...More

Thank Aditya G
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Visited Dhaba for dinner - sadly they have stopped taking reservations either over phone or even at the place which was super frustrating. We had to stay at the door for almost an hour just to make sure we don't lose our place in the...More

Thank SerendipityIndia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8927
    (Between East 27th and 28th Streets)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-679-1284
Dhaba serves authentic North Indian food and kababs from the tandoor. Offerings also include an array of curries from the "British Curry House" setting that will satisfy a variety of curry cravings. The restaurant is open late with a limited choice menu to cater to late night cravings.
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