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Begum Palace

300 Main St, Madison, NJ 07940-2369
+1 973-660-9100
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb vindaloo” (5 reviews)
“kulfi” (3 reviews)
“rices” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
300 Main St, Madison, NJ 07940-2369
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Reviewed 6 December 2016

I have been here twice - once when Sunil was on his day off and the other time more recently when he was at the restaurant. The experience was completely different. Sunil engages with his guests and makes sure you enjoy yourself while having some...More

Thank eguy_1972
Reviewed 14 October 2016

we enjoyed a wonderful dinner this evening at this great little Indian restaurant. we had a mixed starter, tandoori chicken, very tasty, followed by lamb vindaloo, chicken, dal, and more. it all tasted great. the service was very good, friendly, and efficient. will return. highly...More

Thank BuddhistNYC
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Begun Palace is a Madison institution for tasty authentic Indian food. One always feels welcome, whether dining in or enjoyed take out. Extensive men and after going here for years, I've never been disappointed.

Thank cabonini
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

The buffet was excellent as a newcomer to Indian, I could sample a lot. The service was great as was the food. I will definitely go back again and it wasn't too pricey.

Thank jzwindsor3
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

It had been a while since my family last ate at Begum Palace but we were craving Indian food and we always enjoy Wednesday night buffet. Much to my surprise, we learned that it was under new ownership and we in fact knew the new...More

Thank Brett L
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This is one of those places which makes you feel somewhere else, which, being in NJ, is a good thing. The atmosphere and the welcoming attitude of the staff is really Indian, with a lovely smile in every situation. The buffet is well presented and...More

Thank EuropeanExplorers
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Begum Palace is a great place for families. We were there recently to celebrate a birthday with our friends and their two sons. We had the buffet which offered a wonderful selection of Indian dishes - both vegetarian and meat. The proprietor and waiters were...More

Thank Christo S
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Another great BYO restaurant in Madison. Not located in the downtown area so often overlooked but the food is delicious. Owners always seem to be there and are incredibly nice, warm people. Always enjoy our meal here along with the resulting leftovers.

Thank MLLCoach
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent Indian food in Madison. The dining room completely lacks any atmosphere - them again you are in a strip mall - so we mostly order in. The food is fantastic and the staff is very accommodating. This is our favorite Indian restaurant in NJ...More

Thank claudiah647
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We visited the place for lunch buffet on weekend. All the dishes were very nice. However we are from Massachusetts and for us it may be great quality compare to local people. We did expected great food and made it our first stop in NJ....More

Thank ShriBG
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27 October 2017|
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Response from Sunil B | Property representative |
only on Sunday 4.30 - 9.30
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Main St, Madison, NJ 07940-2369
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 973-660-9100
Begum Palace is located right on the border of madison & chatham in staples plaza...Begum Palace has been serving local community authentic food for last 20 years. as of January 2016 Begum Palace has been under new ownership & has gain good credit in the community by providing quality food & service we deepika & sunil would like to thank our patrons for their patronage.
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