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Akbar Restaurant

21 Cortlandt St, Ste 1, Edison, NJ 08837-2900
+1 732-632-8822
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
21 Cortlandt St, Ste 1, Edison, NJ 08837-2900
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited this Indian restaurant which is in Edison New Jersy. The restaurant is spacious and serves both veg and non veg. The food and service are both good and price is reasonable. There is a big parking space available outside the restaurant.

Thank Anindyajoy
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I visited Akbar along with 5 colleagues on August 22, 2017. There was both buffet lunch and Ala Carte Menu for lunch. We opted for the Buffet lunch. The choice of items is limited, however, the food items were cooked very well with the right...More

Thank AnilNemani2015
Reviewed 9 May 2017

They have a large parking lot and valet parking. I squeezed through the barricades and parked the car myself telling the attendant that I park my own car. The outside and inside are impressive looking. They had 2 affairs going on at the time. The...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I love it here. I have been to Akbar several times and can't wait to go back this weekend! The service is just as awesome as the food!

Thank jenandrock
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Drove 40 minutes to try this place after reading so many good reviews here. Weekend buffets are usually sumptuous in an Indian restaurant, but not this one. Mediocre offerings, very little variety, and the dessert was just rice pudding and vanilla ice cream. The dal...More

Thank Been2Bagan
Reviewed 2 March 2017

My boyfriend & I have been wanting to use our Restaurant.com gift certificate for this place. Forgetting that you can’t use it when you get the buffet, we got the buffet. I'mean glad we did, so we can sample without spending a lot. The food...More

Thank Denise L
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has a good ambience. We ordered veg and non veg starters. Both were bad. But the main course (including a basic dal makhani, paneer dish) was worse. We ordered tequila shots, which seemed to have with diluted with water. Overall, never visiting again....More

Thank megzzzz
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Akbar is a banquet/restaurant. The white cloth tabled restaurant is extremely clean and spacious. The service was excellent. They gave recommendations based on preferences. When I am on a project for a period of time I usually find an Indian restaurant to frequent on a...More

Thank Alex080856
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Had a great time at Akbar specially treated by George; who's amazing manager. KingFisher beer is best and tandoori lamb chops you don't wanna miss it.

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Good welcome & initial response. But there are greedy people in their management so you need to be careful about whom you deal with for a party. We had organised a party at Akbar & some of the experience was pretty bad. They tried to...More

Thank daiveetp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Cortlandt St, Ste 1, Edison, NJ 08837-2900
  • Public Transportation: 3 minutes drive from metuchen NJ transit railway station.less then half a mile from garden state parkway south or north turn pike 287 south or north.close to rt 1 south and north.in Edison NJ.08837
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Edison
  • Phone Number: +1 732-632-8822
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