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Koh-I-Noor

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465 Phillip St | #2, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 6C7, Canada
519-888-0455
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17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:00
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Kitchener, Canada
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is consistently excellent. From the moment you are greeted at the door, you feel as though you belong! Polite and friendly wait staff serve you with grace. Superb food in a relaxed atmosphere. Authentic tandoori chicken.

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Thank BWinKW
Kitchener, Canada
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73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a really nice restaurant run by wonderful people. They will default to preparing food quite mild, but are certainly happy to spice it up for you. They do a large takeout business, but the room is comfy to eat in, too, and usually quite quiet in the evening. A wide selection with good sized proportions. A couple of... More 

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Thank BuzzieFamily
New Hamburg, Canada
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Dine in or take out the food is always fabulous. Fresh and made to order. I like the Dupiaza but it's too mild for me so they spice it up perfectly. That's the best thing about this restaurant. They remember how you enjoy your food and spice it accordingly. They also have Newcastle Brown on tap which is AMAZING with... More 

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Thank Mary A
Waterloo
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We are regulars here. The gentleman always treat us fantastic and the food is always wonderful. We love it here

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Thank Dawn O
Waterloo
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

We have ordered take out from here several times and the quality of the food has always been very high. We do order a lot of chicken dishes and have found the meals to be better than many other Indian restaurants in KW. The Naan bread is delicious and freshly made. We often order dishes like butter chicken (but medium,... More 

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Thank Dave-n-Theresa
Waterloo, Canada
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We love this restaurant and don't go often enough. The chicken tikka masala and mixed vegetable korma are two of our favourites. The service is friendly and attentive. We thought the food was delicious and authentic. Definitely a hidden gem for great Indian food in Waterloo!

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Thank THtheTraveller
Kitchener, Canada
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Close to my workplace, been there for lunch few times. Not very authentic indian food but curry tastes differently good. Lunch special comes with chicken soup, chicken or lamb curry(with mushrooms in it) and you can choose either basmati rice or a Naan bread. Value for money. Service is okay not very friendly or either harsh. There is always an... More 

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Thank Maniarasu K
Fredericton, Canada
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

I have been there twice for lunch as it is very close to my workplace. The first time I went there, ordered Chicken tikka masala and they served me almost raw chicken with gravy. I really wanted to give them another chance, so, went there second time. The restaurant was sort of busy and there were 3 old guys serving.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

My family and I, have been patron here for a few years. We love the food and the employees there are great too. As matter of, my family are heading there shortly.

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Thank Godfrew
Kitchener, Canada
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

I so badly want to like this place since I have fond memories of eating here years ago when it had amazing owners who knew customer service at its finest & back then the food was top-notch, plentiful & fresh. Sadly, with current owners & staff this once shining gem of a restaurant is now a dull, cheap wanna be.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 465 Phillip St | #2, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 6C7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: 519-888-0455

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