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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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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butter chicken” (15 reviews)
“vindaloo” (6 reviews)
“naan” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
445 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We LOVE this place and always make sure that we stop in when we are in town. Absolutely amazing food, fast and friendly service. If you are in Nelson, this is the only Indian restaurant to eat at.

1  Thank MadHeen
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We visited in late August. Wonder butter chicken and curry dishes served in individual dishes. Naan was excellent.

1  Thank Robin M
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I are not well versed with Indian cuisine and the staff guided us through the intricacies of the wide variety of tastes on the menu. We had a wonderful meal and two flavorful desserts. Again the staff were very helpful and made...More

1  Thank willieiso118
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

If you don't eat here your missing out! It is amazing. The food is made with quality ingredients and passion. The service is good and they have a nice outdoor patio. Seriously, go!

1  Thank Heather H
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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

I live in Vancouver and always make a point of visiting Baba's whenever I'm in Nelson visiting family. The food is authentic, fresh, and delicious. Service is fast and friendly.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I had dinner in the outdoor seating of this restaurant. Prompt, friendly and attentive service. Excellent Indian food. I recommend the gulab jamun for dessert.

1  Thank RonTSmithers_B_C_
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is the best Indian restaurant this side of Vancouver. Chef Chris is a real professional. His chicken kebabs and lamb with spinach are two of my favorites. I have been a satisfied customer for 15 years. This is our "go-to" restaurant. Our out of...More

2  Thank NelsonRichard
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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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