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Ambar India

350 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220-2019
+1 513-281-7000
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“garlic naan” (12 reviews)
“lamb curry” (7 reviews)
“saag” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
350 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220-2019
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1 - 10 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We travel a lot. I reserve my five star ratings. This place deserves it. I have been to many Indian places in Mississauga and Brampton, Ontario. This place tops them all. The menu is expansive. Tony was great and helped us choose. We didn’t know...More

Thank ckbmrb
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Good Punjabi restaurant with a tasty nice meal and good parking place. Meal served with care. Quick service with tasty food,

2  Thank HolidaysSep2015
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

After a movie at the Esquire down the street, I momentarily thought of trying something new but instead headed without question to Ambar. I have eaten here numerous times over the years and was glad they were still serving dinner at 9:30 on Saturday night....More

Thank Gwen W
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I can personally recommend the lamb saag and the garlic naan. Every time I've visited, I've had great food. Even in a congested part of Clifton, they have a small parking lot directly behind the restaurant, which is so convenient!

1  Thank KatieB0714
Reviewed 18 June 2017

You can do better than this for Indian food in Cincinnati. The mutton curry tasted scorched, like it had been cooking for much too long a time, and the mango lassis were quite small, and cost $6.50 each. The rest was fine, but there's nothing...More

2  Thank JohnNKY
jesse s, General Manager at Ambar India, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

this review has wrong information , the price for mango Lassi (drink ) is only $3.25 each, the reviewer has mention it as $6.50 each, which is misleading , also portion is same since last 23 years, please take care , thanks ambar india rest

Reviewed 17 June 2017

Went to Ambar last month. wonderful ambience and good food. Went to have my lunch and might be visit this place again soon.

1  Thank RoshanSalim
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We love this place. We would go more often if it weren't a 40+ minute drive each way. We go for lunch. We love the chicken tikka, salad with raita, nan, and the kheer. We usually choose lunch here for our birthday meals. Nice staff....More

1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This is not good food ! Biryani tasted bad and the tea was not up to the mark . This is not worth the price

Thank Nabiha Y
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Oh my goodness. The food was delicious. The smells are amazing. I had the Ambar India Special. My friend had the Tandoori chicken. Both of us were very pleased with our meals. I will be back!

1  Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Two great chicken dishes, India style with decent wine and very friendly staff. Comfy, clean and not too noisy.

Thank John A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 350 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220-2019
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Clifton
  • Neighbourhood: Clifton
  • Phone Number: +1 513-281-7000
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