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Nirvana Restaurant

Altos del Higueron, 29639, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 952 56 85 64
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
Altos del Higueron, 29639, Benalmadena, Spain
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Exellant food with great frendly service This is our second time here and will definitely come for many years to come.

Thank vinke5470
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this review

We at Nirvana would like to thank you for your kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your meal and service. We look forward to your return visit. Thank you once again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cozy place with wonderful staff and great Indian dishes. We take food to go once a week since we moved here.. Everything we tried so far was excellent. Well done, very recommended!

Thank Enrica C
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for our restaurant! We are pleased that you have enjoyed your meal. Look forward to seeing you. Thank you once again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since more than fifteen years my family has been visiting the Nirvana restaurant at least once during summer holidays. The food is absolutely great. The owner, his wife (the cook) as well as the waiter are very lovely people. They still remember my brother's and...More

Thank psuter2017
Meena Y, Owner at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a great review. We at Nirvana are delighted that you have been visiting us for the past 15 years and have enjoyed our food and service. Once again thank you from all of us at...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here on the day we landed in Spain as it was a Saturday night. We received a warm welcome and were shown a table straight away. The food was tasty and portions were huge, we even took a 'doggy bag' away with us....More

Thank SarahC511
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this review

We at Nirvana would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased that you all enjoyed your meal. We look forward to seeking you again.

Reviewed 22 April 2017

We are weekly diners at Nirvana Indian restaurant in Higueron. We are always greeted with a warm welcome from the owner and head waiter. Service is excellent and food very good. Not overpriced. We also enjoy the free shot offered every time.

Thank algarrobo2017
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We at Nirvana are pleased that you are regular visitors and that you enjoy your dinning experience each time. We would like to thank you once again for your kind review.

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Visited twice over the week I was here and the quality of the food and service is excellent. Next time you are in the area do not walk by this restaurant

Thank alemac66
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your experience at our restaurant. We look forward to your return visit.

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food If you want one of the best meals ever Try this place .food is ten out of ten They have a major talent in their kitchen Credit where credit is due Front of House Jim & Ally were very attentive Nothing was to...More

Thank Christopher C
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We at Nirvana would like to thank you for giving us 10 out of 10. Once again thank you. We look forward to your return visit.

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We have a holiday home nearby in Reserva Del Higueron and Nirvana is always our first port of call when we return to Spain. We have been enjoying our visits since the restaurant first opened in 2006 and have never been dissapointed. Jim, Meena and...More

Thank boyd p
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write the review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your meal. Your review helps our business to drive forward. We look forward to your return visit. Jim,Meena and Ali

Reviewed 28 March 2017

I used this place cos it was convenient and close by. Not the best indian, but good, especially for spanish standards. the owner is very nice. recommend the chicken curry or the chicken madras. rice was very good too.

Thank wallif
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write the review. We are pleased you enjoyed the meal. Look forward to your return visit so that you may try another dish from our varied menu.

Reviewed 26 February 2017

This was good years ago when it was on the port. We tried it in this location several years ago and were disappointed with the food which cost rather a lot more than the same meal in our usual place. We gave it another try...More

Thank Simon C
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. First of all we would like to inform you that our garlic nan is not 6.00 euros but 2.70 euros. Secondly chicken korma always comes mild and you were asked if you wanted the korma mild or spicy and you...More

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LancashireBill
Hi exactly where are you. We are staying in montemar and wondered how to get to you. Thanks
18 April 2015|
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Response from Colin P | Property representative |
Just take the road through Benalmadena Pueblo and you will find us on the left just before the Carrefore supermarket.
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Meena Y
Will you be visiting Spain soon? If yes we look forward to seeing you at Nirvana!!
8 March 2015|
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Response from Meena Y |
Look forward to seeing you all!
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CarlHalsall
One of our party is celiac, do you guys cater for celiac ie gluten free dishes? Thank you Carl & Stef
7 March 2015|
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Response from Meena Y |
Yes we do!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$15
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Altos del Higueron, 29639, Benalmadena, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Benalmadena
  • Phone Number: +34 952 56 85 64
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Description
Situated on a slightly elevated walkway, close to a number of other small retail outlets and bars, with parking close by,and wheelchair access.The interior is traditional Indian style with seating for approximately 40 people inside. The outside, partly covered, has seating for another 20 people.