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1116 Elmwood Ave, Ste A, Buffalo, NY 14222-1200
+1 716-886-4000
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:30
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Avoid this place at any cost. Dishonest owner. Understand they have lunch buffet hours. If I reach at almost end of the time, they may not be able to serve... Got it. On reaching there, The owner says take seat & start. On having a quick look at the self-service counter, I noticed most items are either finished or very... More 

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Thank Rahul K
Toronto, Canada
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We have been to this restaurant for lunch while in Buffalo after reading all the positive reviews. Lunch buffet was very limited in dishes, more of veggies. Food had no taste, very stale and watery. Desserts were very poor - Gulab Jamun the famous Indian sweet was hard as rock. Custard milk (drink) was tasteless, tea was not hot. This... More 

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Thank Anu_N_John
Bradford, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We were in the area and craved Indian food, so we stopped here for our fix. The service was great - our server was very friendly and explained every menu question we had. The restaurant is small, and lacked music or other ambient features. I will say I feel there needed to be another server as ours was the only... More 

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Thank Mokebeso
St. Catharines, Canada
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

I went for dinner with 3 other people, & we shared a few appetizers, 4 meals, as well as 2 different breads, & everything was delicious! Great atmosphere, friendly & wonderful service, & a huge menu. This was our first time here, & I can't wait to come back soon!

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Thank 456australiana
Raleigh, North Carolina
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I lived in Buffalo for over nine years and this was my go-to place, and every time I return to the area I have to stop in. The food is consistently very good (Paneer and Chicken Makhani are my favorites). If you time a visit during the summer, Shakespeare in Delaware Park is a short walk away (they do two... More 

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Thank smithnewland
Buffalo, New York
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80 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We had a delightful time here for lunch. It was a buffet. Nice selection of authentic Indian food. Ever bite was excellent!!! The service was impeccable. Lovely clean decor.

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Thank Leslie B
Buffalo, New York
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

My husband & I go for Indian food a lot! And if we do- that's India Gate! The food is soooo fresh, clean, aromatic & the portions are perfect! The environment is beautiful & warming & people that work there- are such sweethearts! And when they ask how hot I want my chicken curry, and I say: "Medium ++", they... More 

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Thank Firefoxusa
Buffalo, New York
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We were told that India Gate has "authentic" Indian food and I'm not sure if that was the difference or not but, boy, is this food good. My husband and I had a vegetable appetizer platter and two entrees -- all of it was spectacular! We have already recommended this restaurant to family and friends and will return soon.

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Thank Ruthietwoshoes
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168 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Title says it all! The menu is huge, and has a ton of options for vegetarians which is great for me! So many different appetizers, and bread too. My only suggestion would be to make a vegetarian combination platter appetizer, because it was so hard to choose which one to get! They all looked so good. I ended up choosing... More 

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Thank Sara R
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Having eaten Indian Food all over NY state, I had worst experience at this restaurant. Under Cooked food and stale sweet dish. Had to complain twice about the food. If any consolation the service was fast.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$20
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:30
Saturday
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1116 Elmwood Ave, Ste A, Buffalo, NY 14222-1200
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Buffalo
  • Phone Number: +1 716-886-4000

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?