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322 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 2120
+1 410-244-5556
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good52%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“naan” (7 reviews)
“goat curry” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Nepalese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
322 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 2120
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant has both Nepali and Indian cuisine. The majority of the menu is the standard North Indian food found in almost every Indian restaurant in the U.S. While it might be very good, I was much more interested in the Nepali foods, which are...More

Thank daanddo
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We've been to a lot of Indian places - mostly in Europe but in at least 5 in the States so far as well. This place is definitely the most authentic we have experienced yet here in the US. Great curries and nice portion sizes,...More

Thank Arianovic
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

As the last night in the city to join a congress we decided to try an Indian restaurant... not far from the Convention Center we found Lumbini... the initial spicy smell is strong at the beginning but we felt comfortable soon... I had a shrimp...More

Thank Mauro C
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We are always trying to search out better options for Indian food in Baltimore and were delighted with our dinner at Lumbini. We tried various dishes marked as Nepali specialties and were happy with them all -- very fresh and flavorful. Lumbini is not as...More

Thank Wanderlust777
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Was looking for a good curry and walked in off the street. The waitress oversold us on the food, describing the portions as small, which they are not. We had too much and, since we were staying in a hotel, could not take extra home....More

Thank seanbey05
Reviewed 14 January 2017

The lunch buffet on Friday was very good, even 45 minutes before the buffet closed. In addition to salad and vegetarian (beans, saag paneer) dishes, there was chicken and fish plus two or three kinds of dessert. They has free chai tea. The mango lassi...More

Thank GodLovesYou
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Living in the area, my boyfriend and I have tried most of the popular Indian restaurants. Lumbini is by far our favorite! It is the one we continually go back to! We typically get take out and its always delicious and piping hot. Our fav...More

Thank Emily L
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Went for the lunch buffet and was not disappointed! Super yummy. The tikka marsala was delicious as was the veggie curry. Oh and their chia tea is included in the buffet and it is YUM!

1  Thank KLois94
Reviewed 5 January 2017

My memory may be faulty, but I remembered this restaurant as being better when I ate there a few years ago. I was eager to take my spouse along this time to sample the Nepalese specialties, but almost all the items were standard Indian fare....More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I love Indian food so I found this place that was close to my hotel. The ambiance is nice. And the service is top notch. The server was always available and willing to help. I had the Goat Curry. It was what I expected. No...More

Thank eu8305
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 322 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 2120
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-244-5556
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