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Baba's Indian Cuisine

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445 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H7, Canada
+1 250-352-0077
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (15 reviews)
“vindaloo” (6 reviews)
“naan” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
445 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

No it isn’t ultra fancy. What Baba’s is though is fast friendly service, great authentic menu items, reasonable prices, and homemade mango pistachio ice cream to finish. Nice treat!

Thank dkboddy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our hostess Angela was very friendly and the food was fabulous. Very authentic feeling Indian restaurant. I highly recommend it.

1  Thank Nathanael H
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Good home cooking Indian style. Clean simple establishment with a varied menu of Indian dishes. We enjoyed each dish with the help of the owner making selections with and for us. She was very accommodating with explanations of each dish and seasoning.

1  Thank BobFarr2000
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Ordered by phone for our meal which was ready in 20 minutes. Food was very good and suitably spicy. All their food is authentic Indian food.

1  Thank 509billp
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

This was not our first time to Baba’s and it won’t be the last! When we come to Nelson, Baba’s is a must. Great atmosphere, quick and friendly service and the food is fantastic. If you are looking for Indian food, stop in at Baba’s.

1  Thank Donishon
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Try a full meal deal ,always a great meal. Inquire about the daiy Thali special. I eat here at least 2x a week and am always pleasantly pleased. One can go with the the extensive menu, meat or vegetarian items, spice level can be customized,...More

1  Thank Ric B
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Hands down, best Indian food I've ever had. The prices are lower than what we've come to expect from our local Indian places but the food is exceptional. I believe the owner was our server, she was the sweetest lady ever. We had a very...More

1  Thank jessicaamjones
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Lets lead off with, I love strong flavors and spicy food yet I don't often go out for Indian food. For some reason I have come to expect such things from Indian food and I am not sure this is fair. I had the Lamb...More

Thank Guy R
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Went here for my birthday dinner, ate way too much, and it was so worth it. The garlic naan was perfection.

Thank jessalynnhill
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

This is the place we keep going back to for a good meal in Nelson a town blessed with so many great restaurants. Love the butter chicken.

Thank Eleanor E
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Gord H
16 August 2016|
Response from deepseadinko | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gord, yes Babas has both a lunch & evening buffet. I am not sure of the prices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-0077
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