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Nawab Indian Cuisine - Norfolk

888 N Military Hwy, Norfolk, VA 23502-3643
+1 757-455-8080
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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888 N Military Hwy, Norfolk, VA 23502-3643
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by for family dinner with out of town relatives. Chicken curry was not impressive. The vegetables we ordered were half cooked, even when we gave clear instructions.

Thank A103V
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I remember my first exposure to Indian cuisine was at Nawab two decades ago while I was in the Navy at Norfolk. I was recently back and made it a point to have lunch there. The place is as good as I remember. Their lunch...More

Thank Barry W
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I haven't been here in more than 10 years. I took my husband for the buffet, so that he could try a variety of dishes. For me, it was a trip down memory lane. The food is very good. The staff is very friendly and...More

Thank Felicia P
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I skeptically took my friend's advice and went to dinner at Nawab. We each had a different curry meal so we could share. We did chicken, goat and seafood. My, my. Took us two days to finish it all along with the bread they serve....More

Thank Military_Traveller
Reviewed 13 February 2017

If you are a fan of Indian cooking, then you can find it here. There is a lunch buffet every day and on Saturdays that has lamb and chicken curries as well as some vegetarian (paneer, a stellar dish of potatoes & eggplant, chickpea curry)....More

Thank Linderlouwho
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Our favorite place because it always has a delicious lunch buffet and I would never be able to make a single selection if I had to.

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite Indian restaurants. But I swear there is a Indian woman server who is so rude... I hate when I see her there. Owners need to remind the staff, we have choices. But the food is always good.

Thank Tweetyishe
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A variety of choices, all good. Great customer service, great menu to choose from. Staff will explain dishes and help with choosing.

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

I took my family here while visiting the Norfolk area. We love Indian food, so it's always a hit and miss experience trying to find the amazing Indian food were used to. This place by far surpassed many of the Indian restaurants I have eaten...More

Thank Jess N Mike G
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing and you need to take the time to eat here. If you are in the Norfolk area and you have a desire for good Indian food and you know what good Indian food tastes like then you should be here! This...More

Thank mgrajeda74
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 888 N Military Hwy, Norfolk, VA 23502-3643
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-455-8080
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