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Karma Restaurant & Bar

246 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3069
+1 215-925-1444
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
246 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3069
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Service is an important aspect in restaurant business and Karma really lacks in service. I had to flag them to get their attention. As soon as I entered I was seated but then for 10 odd minutes no one turned up to serve water or...More

Thank Prakash H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We decided to give a Philadelphian curry a go and were pleasantly surprised. This is a very good restaurant with quality food that isnt too expensive. The butter chicken and tikka masala we had were as good as any we have had in any country....More

Thank Damien P
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife were not real hungry so we bot had soup and salad. She had the Indian chicken soup which she thoroughly enjoyed and I had a lentil soup which was spicier than I would have liked. (Disclaimer: I am not as big on Indian...More

Thank Laurence S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to meet a friend’s kid who was studying in UPenn and took him to Karma for lunch The set meals both vegetarian and chicken Thai was sumptuous and good except the gajar halva was not up to the mark The Delhi dream drink was...More

Thank medysurya
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We went here for dinner after visiting the Museum of the American Revolution. Most of the clientele were people from India or of Indian descent. Good sign, right? The sign out front said "First timer recommendations" which caught our interest. I like the indian food...More

Thank Diane407
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The food at Karma is really tasty and fulfilling. I had the chicken Thali and it comes with a lot of side dishes to satisfy your hunger. Good Indian restaurant. The only thing that I didn't like was the decor. It was not bright in...More

Thank Sunny D
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Enjoyed chicken tandoori with rice. Excellent, could not finish my portion. Friendly staff, casual, relaxed down home environment, not fancy but clean, great prices and would definitely go back.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We were pleasantly surprised by the excellent food and spices that Karma Restaurant & Bar had to offer. We would recommend everything. The atmosphere was very Indian and liked the decor, especially the elephant.

Thank Hawaiian555
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This was one of the best Indian restaurants I've been to, highly recommended. All the food we had was perfect and delicious. Also amazing service, not too much and not too little. If you are looking for great Indian food in Old City go here!!

Thank Kat A
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Amongst handful of option of Indian food in Philadelphia , this is close to Exhibition centre. Point to note they are recently relocated from their previous location Average food taste more towards sweet (For veg preparations) but very large portions need kept in mind before...More

Thank shriji2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 246 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3069
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-925-1444
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