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275 W State Rt 4, Paramus, NJ 07652-1235
+1 201-342-8868
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Indian, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
275 W State Rt 4, Paramus, NJ 07652-1235
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Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

I have never been so disappointed or never ever thought someone could so wrong with simple India food & that too when you are representing your own country in another! I happened to go for lunch at Mantra during my recent visit to New Jersey...More

Thank Varunkhanna1975
Reviewed November 3, 2015

This place is fantastic. tried it on a groupon and was pleasantly surprised. The decor is wonderful and looks stylish and modern. Food was exquisite and service was outstanding with great attention to detail. Prices were very reasonable. They will certainly get my business again.

1  Thank EvilSandman
Reviewed October 27, 2015

We were immediately seated and felt very welcomed by the hostess. Drinks and appetizers were very good. Food was tasty and each dish had its own flavor(unlike many places, where all dishes are similar). Breads were hot and crispy. What more can you ask for?

Thank PJalan
Reviewed October 12, 2015

We received a Groupon for Mantra and I confess I was expecting a 'typical' Indian restaurant experience, especially with a restaurant located in a strip mall - but I am pleased to share that this visit delivered so much more! The setting is beautiful -...More

1  Thank DocRKS
Reviewed September 17, 2015

We invite food for the office from there. The food was very good but when I look at the website to go with the family, I saw that the prices are a bit high from what I use to in Indian resturant.

Thank pazitg
Reviewed September 15, 2015

In the area and went because of a Groupon. Surprised to see the restaurant in a shopping plaza. It was very nice inside with dim lighting, attentive staff and professional servers. The food was all delicious! Only thing to mention is that it is expensive,...More

Thank UpDownStateNYer
Reviewed August 23, 2015

For Indian food, outside India, this is one of the best bet. A very upscale restaurant, exotic North Indian cuisine, and bar of its own. appetizers are great.. though, they need to work on their main course...

Thank Rohit S
Reviewed August 16, 2015

What a joy and pleasure. The food and service was excellent and the jazz combo was very good. This is a pleasant dining experience and I highly recommend it.

Thank Larry112
Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

Buffet choices were ample and tasty and looks like a very popular place with business professionals during lunch buffet.

Thank HummingBird4U
Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

I have been to loads of restaurant around US( Indian cuisine or others),but I have never been to a place where you left disgusted. The food was ok and the ambience was good.The only thing what makes me write this review is that I still...More

1  Thank R00pika
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 275 W State Rt 4, Paramus, NJ 07652-1235
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Paramus
  • Phone Number: +1 201-342-8868
Mantra Restaurant is a premier destination spot for modern Indian cuisine. We cater to pallets of individuals who are accustomed to Indian cuisine as well as those who want to indulge and enjoy the nuevo, rich and exciting flavors that Indian food has to offer. The relaxed lounge atmosphere is a perfect venue to meet socially or professionally. The dining area offers the ideal setting to enjoy meals with friends and family. We take pride in preparing food with the highest quality ingredients and our chefs turn out delicious and suckling choices. Dining out at Mantra offers a true fine dining experience for everyone. Besides our premier location in Paramus, we now have a second location open in downtown Jersey City (Exchange Place). Come visit and devour the excellence and judge for yourself. This is our “Mantra”.
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