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The Bombay Bistro

) #18 of 53 Restaurants in Summit $$ - $$$, Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
427 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-2603
+1 908-918-0330
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
427 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-2603
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

We ordered three dishes. One had some taste to it (not a good taste, but some taste), two others were just impossible to eat. They were kinda like random ingredients mixed together, no taste, no presence. We are puzzled how this place is still in...More

1  Thank diamurmur
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Had the chicken tikka, buttered naan and vegetable pakora; all were delicious. A little pricey but worth it when you are craving good Indian food.

1  Thank ryan n
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Many verity of food to choose your choice of dishes, or talk to their friendly staff they will make your choice of dish for you, they make all religious food and they take care you allergens,

1  Thank Hari G
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We went here in a whim and were really impressed with how tasty and interesting the food was. We are not Indian food aficionados but there was an interesting array of choices and even old standards like biryiani were great.

3  Thank tally11111
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Absolutely love the manager who always makes his way around the tables. Authentic Indian food prepared with the degree of 'heat' you want. Very nice dining area.

2  Thank ewrfa
Reviewed 13 July 2016

My entire family enjoys this restaurant, including our children. The food is always great, plentiful and the service is always warm, courteous and wonderful. They have some dishes that are "kid-friendly" for children who are not yet comfortable with the more traditional dishes, but everything...More

2  Thank Amy60763
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Visiting Summit fro Florida we did not expect such a great place just a walk from the Summit Grand Hotel. Vast menu and they make anything the way you want. Surprise appetizer and the beet salad was scrumptious. The garlic naan was perfect with our...More

1  Thank Searay177
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Truly authentic, super fresh and delicious Indian food! Though we have never eaten at the restaurant, we order take out often especially if we are having visitors from out of town. We order a number of dishes so that everyone can sample and we often...More

2  Thank GMRFG
Reviewed 3 March 2016

We dropped in late last night, and had a delicious meal. Gerry, the previous owner had moved on which was a surprise. We had lamb, dal, and rice. The food was very tasty, the service was excellent, friendly, efficient, and they stayed late. The chef...More

2  Thank BuddhistNYC
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

We went twice before for their buffet and loved it, so we returned for dinner to try it. We love the atmosphere inside, the place is beautiful! Service was great every time and we were more than happy with the food!

1  Thank Letimdj
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 427 Springfield Ave, Summit, NJ 07901-2603
  • Public Transportation: NJ Transit Morristown and Gladstone train lines stop at Summit Station. Five minute walk to restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Summit
  • Phone Number: +1 908-918-0330
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The Bombay Bistro, in Summit NJ, serves an exciting menu made up of classic and innovative regional Indian dishes, using the freshest and highest quality ingredients with spices that are blended on the premises.