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Gateway To India

3115 Chatham Rd, Springfield, IL 62704-5306
+1 217-726-6890
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“naan” (8 reviews)
“shrimp entree” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3115 Chatham Rd, Springfield, IL 62704-5306
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We try to go here at least once every two months. We lived in Calfornia where there was a lot of ethnic options. When we moved to Central Illinois, we were not expecting to find a place that was comparable to what we had. Gateway...More

Thank Janna Z
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

The appetizer sampler was okay-would not get it again, as there is too much fried food on it. The samosas are great! The fried rice is so flavorful and you get a good amount of it. The shrimp in the rice were perfectly cooked. The...More

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

This place has wonderful Indian food. Naan is much better if you eat it there. Steam or something makes it not as good with takeout.

Thank Lisamarch
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

We went 2x in 8 days, as we were so impressed after the first visit. Per my opinion, ordering off the menu for dinner is a better option than going for the lunch buffet. The lunch buffet was okay and cost us $25.00 with tip....More

1  Thank Rachel D
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Great spot in an area of the state not overflowing with good ethnic cuisine. Dinner is always fun. Lunch buffet is a great way to try several dishes if you are not too familiar with Indian food. Love the Naan!

1  Thank The_Original_NJM
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We visited the restaurant twice for Buffet. Food choices were really good and wasn't to spicy. One way I judge the service at restaurants to see if I have to tilt my glass more than 45 degrees to take a sip of water (!!). I...More

Thank ankeet1
Reviewed April 3, 2017

This place may be a little hidden, but once you find it, you'll be happy you did. The tandoori is delicious. They also have a lunch buffet that allows you to try more than one dish.

Thank MzJeanette
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

Best Indian food in Springfield. The menu has many choices. We did Takeout. We always buy enough to enjoy for a couple days. Highly recommend.

Thank Lisamarch
Reviewed January 18, 2017

One of the things I love about being a regular at a restaurant is the feeling of being "known." You walk in, and they recognize you, maybe even anticpate your drink order. I love that. This feeling is even more pronounced when you get the...More

Thank truthmission
Reviewed November 16, 2016

I've eaten a lot of Indian food in a lot of places, and this is one of my favorites! I live out of town about an hour away, and I'm not in Springfield all that often, but when I am, I come here to eat....More

Thank N0ri11
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November 1, 2015|
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Response from jim c | Reviewed this property |
Tue - Fri 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Sat - Sun 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Lunch is a buffet style and cheaper.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3115 Chatham Rd, Springfield, IL 62704-5306
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-726-6890
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