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Neelam Exotic Indian Cuisine

295 Springfield Ave, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922-1215
+1 908-665-2212
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“biryani” (5 reviews)
“lamb” (3 reviews)
“lunch buffet” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
295 Springfield Ave, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922-1215
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We've been coming here for years and always enjoy the flavors and quality of the food! I always order the coconut naan - SO good! Many of the entrees are great, but we love to check out the combination dinner which includes soup and naan...More

Thank tr0utm0m
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Not my favorite Indian food, Average. Not bad. Probably won't go out of my way to return, may eat there again if in the area.

1  Thank MJ J
Jitendra M, Owner at Neelam Exotic Indian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback. Let us know what we can do to improve & make your favorite restaurant. Let us have your input please.

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I love the food. Great service. If you are around lunch time, try their lunch buffet. Great value for great yummy food. Glad they are in my neighborhood

1  Thank Ayelet B
Jitendra M, Owner at Neelam Exotic Indian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We are lucky that we have you as our customer.

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The lunch buffet is fabulous! A mix of dishes each time you go, great spices, fresh dishes and excellent taste. The lunch dishes are medium and mild. If you prefer a little hotter or spicy try a visit for dinner where you can choose your...More

1  Thank Rachel M
Jitendra M, Owner at Neelam Exotic Indian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thanks for your positive feedback. Glad you enjoyed it.We every day rotate dishes so regular get to try different dishes. Hope to see you soon & regularly.

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Consistently delicious food and perfectly spiced. One of the best Indian restaurants around by far! Biryanis are outstanding and also flavorful.

1  Thank rickenid
Jitendra M, Owner at Neelam Exotic Indian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback. Glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

My GF and I visited this restaurant for a dinner one Saturday night. The inside restaurant was not so dark but bright either. The table setting was nice. The waiter was very nice gentleman. We ordered a dinner for two, which including a soup, veges...More

Thank Masae S
Jitendra M, Owner at Neelam Exotic Indian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thanks for coming. Glad your enjoyed your dinner. Hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 1 November 2016

Enjoyed this Indian restaurant for over 20 years. Very friendly and welcoming atmosphere with excellent food.

Thank Richard_S_NY10017
Jitendra M, Owner at Neelam Exotic Indian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thanks you very much sir. Glad you are enjoying food at out Restaurant. Hope you will continue patronizing our place.

Reviewed 27 September 2016

Food good, service is slow and the people are sooooo unfriendly!!!! We have come to this restaurant may times, and every time we leave we feel as though we are not welcomed in this place. There are to many other Indian restaurants in the area...More

1  Thank peggyfitz60
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The first time we ate at the restaurant we loved it. A month later we take out it was a disaster. We order lamb and it tasted like a dead raccoon. We threw away everything. Never again

Thank Jc D
Jitendra M, Owner at Neelam Exotic Indian Cuisine, responded to this review

Sorry to hear that. Let us know when you did take out? I would like to personally apologize for the incident. I will offer you entire take out order at no cost to you.

Reviewed 17 May 2016

The food is very good. Since our family are regulars at this restaurant, the waiter always throws in a few extra treats at no cost. We also enjoy the lunch buffet on weekdays. It gives us an opportunity to try different dishes and it is...More

Thank Sheri51
Jitendra M, Owner at Neelam Exotic Indian Cuisine, responded to this review

Thanks for being regular customer & kind words. Hope you will continue your patronage.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Delivery, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295 Springfield Ave, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922-1215
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Berkeley Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 908-665-2212
  • E-mail
Description
Serving North Indian food for past 30 years in Berkeley Heights. Vegetarian & Non-vegetarian option.