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Viale Gian Galeazzo 7, 20136 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8940 4746
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19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 19:00 - 01:00
Tue - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
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United States
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Delicious food at reasonable price with good enough portions of food. Location is good. Parking is just beside it. All the best..!

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Thank PinguTurty
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I do not recommend this restaurant especially to my friends from India. The food is not good. Tandoori rotis are not well cooked. The dal is too thick and palak paneer does not have a taste. To make matters worst, the manager (owner) and the staff of the restaurant are poort hosts. Not a smile, no courtesies of serving. After... More 

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Thank Amit B
Maastricht, The Netherlands
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41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Indian dishes are authentic. Very tasty. Portions a bit small. Order more dishes to have enough. Normal white rice relatively expensive. Order starter plus main dish.

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Thank Omanique
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 April 2017

It was six of of and I always want Indian Food when we travel. This, hands down hit the spot and then some. Everyone was thrilled with the selections and service. We didn't have reservations and accommodated anyway. That Cheese Tikka and Cheese NaaN is soooooooooo worth it. Enjoy!

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Thank Tabitha P
Milan, Italy
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69 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Been here twice lately: The two of us for lunch on a sunday and the second time with another couple for dinner:The menu is very articulated and offers a good choice of food including vegetarian dishes as well as set menus.Prices are fair and as expected from an ethnic restaurant in Milan. Service quick and friendly.

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Thank tipitina
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Dined here as we wanted something different from Italian food. However the food was very disappointing, it really lacked flavour and spice. We ordered vegetarian samosas and palak tiki to start, each dish was garnished with a battered onion ring for some strange reason, the palak tiki is supposed to contain spinach (hence the name) but you can't taste any... More 

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Thank DJ-Veggie
Western Australia, Australia
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120 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

You can choose to have your lunch or dinner a la carte or with a special combo which offer different combination of indian dishes, vegetarian option are available as well, the dining room is picturesque and furnished with an indian touch, the food isn't outstanding and quite expensive, you can try this Indian restaurant once maybe at s.Valentine time !

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Thank Sgana U
Milan, Italy
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110 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

It's with a heavy heart that this once highly regarded restaurant has gone south! The last (and I mean THE LAST) time I ate there, nothing was good -- just bland, not fresh, tiny portions! Samosas and chicken korma were the only two that were ok. Chicken biryani was mushy. Garlic naan was extremely dry. We paid over €80 for... More 

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Thank Grazia B
Tripoli, Greece
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154 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Visited the restaurant recently with family. Child friendly, polite service, relaxed atmoshpere, good dishes and mainly reasonable prices. Try the cheese-bread. Book in advance.

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Thank RedSkyWalker22
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

After a couple of weeks of craving Indian food, being a British Indian, this place hit the spot. A nice ambience, welcoming staff, and good quality food. Slightly put off by the prices, and would have expected some rice to go with the high prices as complimentary. However, perhaps the closest to an authentic Indian meal in Milan. Way better... More 

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Thank Harpal V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$34
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
19:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
Saturday
19:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viale Gian Galeazzo 7, 20136 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Navigli
  • Neighbourhood: Navigli
  • Phone Number: +39 02 8940 4746

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Navigli

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Navigli
The Navigli is part of historic Milan. In the ancient days, the entire city was linked with canals, similar to Venice. Today, most of the canals are gone, but the Navigli remains a canal-based neighborhood. There are two major canals: Naviglio Pavese and Naviglio Grande. The Naviglio Grande's bridges greet visitors at dusk with an amazing view. The Navigli district specializes in clubs, cafes, and vintage shops. Lifestyle reigns supreme here. You can start the walk from the Colonne di San Lorenzo, an antique colonnade in front of the Basilica di San Lorenzo. During the daytime, this place acts as a meeting point for artists and students reading books or chatting with friends; the nights turn it into a stepping-stone for club hoppers. Science lovers will also relish the opportunity to visit the Science and Technology National Museum Leonardo Da Vinci, showcasing inventions of the Italian genius.
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