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2588 Broadway, New York City, NY 10025-5654
+1 646-861-3604
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2588 Broadway, New York City, NY 10025-5654
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food and ambiance was really good. One of the best options in New York for Indian food. But the service was a bit slow.

Thank anjana s
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Found this restaurant on Bib Gourmand and it was within walking distance from where I was staying. I don't much about Indian food, but I know I like it. Greet staff was pleasant but other waitstaff was stand offish. However, the food was so good...More

Thank Beachgalxo
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Awadh, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Hello, Thanks a bunch for coming over and for the review you posted. It gives us immense pleasure to see that you had a good time here and were pleased with the food and service. Moreover, we are glad to know that you were pleased...More

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Restaurant was booked for a business party for 30-33 people. Set menu, option 1, was considered. 1. 33 Guests arrived at 7 pm 2. Appetizer came after 30 mins; and for 20 people? 3. Main course came after 45 mins, 8.15 pm, in pockets; and...More

Thank pluvsl2007
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Awadh, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Hi, We don't have words to express how disappointed we are after reading your review. Please accept our apologies for the delay everyone faced for the food. Kindly consider this as one of incident as this is not what we are known for. We value...More

Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

My sister and I went here for dinner last week. We are not super familiar with Indian food but we both like curry and were in the mood for something out of the ordinary. The shrimp curry was amazing!!! We got the lemon rice as...More

Thank Jessie W
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Awadh, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Hey Jessie! Thank you for joining us for dinner with your sister. Happy to see that we were able to please you with the food. However, we regret that we could not impress you with the service. This is certainly not the kind of experience...More

Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

I came on a Friday night. There were umbrellas placed in trash cans by the front entrance. You jump over them, you look up and you are greeted by an unfriendly woman who would rather be somewhere else. The food was good, but clearly reheated....More

Thank departinggirl
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Awadh, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Hello, We're sorry to know about your experience with us and thank you for bringing the concerns to our attention. Your review is very important to us as we have a culture of constant improvement and feedback like yours helps us shape the way we...More

Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

The tandoori chicken tastes excellent! The service is very peofessional and Quick. It is a very nice Ambiente for a good night out!

Thank tifasch
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Awadh, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Hi! Thank you for stopping by. Happy to see that the tandoori chicken and service hit the mark for you. Your review means a lot to us and we look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed June 19, 2018

We really like Indian food... and there are no Indian restaurants in our area. We picked Awadh based on a recommendation from a friend who lives in the Upper West Side. Since it was a Friday night we got reservations through TA on Open Table....More

Thank Hokie67
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Awadh, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

Hey! Thanks a bunch for giving us the opportunity to serve. We're glad to know that everything from the service to each dish you tried was to your liking. Your kind words are appreciated and the way you have wonderfully narrated your experience is splendid!...More

Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious and the menu a little different from the normal Indian fare. The leg of lamb was delicious - tender, shredded and flavorful. The spinach stuffed mushrooms were also super yummy. Not only was the food good, the service was excellent and...More

Thank Michelle B
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Awadh, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2018

Hey Michelle! Many thanks for stopping by and giving us the chance to serve with our Indian delicacies. It gives us immense pleasure to see that you were happy with your experience and we would make sure that the feeling continues! Your kind words about...More

Reviewed May 26, 2018

I write this fully giving glowing reviews to our initial time here over a year ago. Tonight we had our eyes on a Bengalese restaurant in midtown Manhattan but it would require a long walk in the humidity or other transit at a standstill. At...More

1  Thank drehery
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Awadh, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2018

Hello! We apologize that we were not able to hit the mark for you. Please consider this as a one of incident as this is not the kind of experience we want to ever leave our customers with. These points you've detailed here are extremely...More

Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is not big, and that’s a plus! The boss is kind, competent, motivating. The food was delicious, abundant, well-presented on the plates. The wine was very fine The bill was worth the service and the food! Highly recommended for a quiet dinner with...More

Thank Alessandro G
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Awadh, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2018

Hi Alessandro! We can't begin to tell you how nice it is to see such words of appreciation. Glad to know that the food and wine were to your satisfaction. It gives us immense pleasure to see that our customers are happy with the experience...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2588 Broadway, New York City, NY 10025-5654
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 646-861-3604
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Awadh, once a princely state in the land of the Taj Mahal, is among the most ancient of Hindu regions. The enchanting history of this land of the Nawabs, kings known for their refined and extravagant lifestyles, is recognized through the richness of its cuisine. Here at Awadh, we bring you these bold flavors that balance elements of spice, intensity and acidity. Awadh is Gaurav Anand's latest endeavor, following Bhatti Indian Grill in Murray Hill and Moti Mahal Delux on the Upper East Side. With Awadh, we present a culmination of culinary finesse of the finest food from India's sacred and historic land. We hope to create experiences and memories through flavors as you explore meats, vegetables, seafood, kebabs, curries and breads that will leave a lasting impression on your palate.
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