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India Cook House

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14130 Culver Dr, Ste M, Irvine, CA 92604-0314
+1 949-857-4858
11:00 - 22:00
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San Jose, California
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97 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We were looking for a place to eat and it was near by. They were almost closing that time and we were the lat customer of the day. But the owner lady was there and they prepared all the foods we have ordered. Paneer Tikka was awesome. Ordered some dishes for my friends and they like those a lot. I... More 

Thank Saitan
Irvine, California
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

India Cook House is hidden in the corner of a strip mall just off Culver Avenue. However, it is very popular for consistent quality food with rather large servings. It appears that much of their business is take-out since there is typically a long line of people waiting for orders. Always friendly staff.

Thank jamesjQ7894IT
Irvine, California
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

For the past few months. my husband and I have gotten food from here. For the most part the food is ok, but there have been several issues. First off, when you order to go, the containers are not well sealed and by the time the food gets home, it's soaked through the bag. Secondly, they add bread on the... More 

Thank Mbr232
Irvine, California
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 June 2016

So I gather this place has been around for a while but on the evidence of last night I struggle to understand how. It’s fairly big and has a sort of dank, spartan feel to it. It feels like those low budget all you can eat buffets, and at lunchtime I gather that's exactly what it is. Indeed evidence of... More 

Thank Dave M
Boston, Massachusetts
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Clearly one of the worst experiences I had. The guy (slightly older guy) took his own sweet time to coem and take the order, he takes even longer to come back with the drinks and we had an agonizing wait to get what we orders. After paying he did'nt have the courtesy to even say hi or bye or even... More 

Thank Mohan N
Orange County, California
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Went on a Friday evening at around 8 pm. Took some guests with me to introduce them to Indian food. Have been to the place over the past years sporadically but this was the first visit in some years. There were a lot of people dining. There was no buffet offered for dinner so we decided to order from the... More 

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Nuevo, CA
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255 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2015

We ate here as a party of 4 for my mother's birthday. The entire staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The food was great and the quantity of portion size was average for the price paid. Between the 4 of us we had Chicken Tikka, Chicken Masala, and Lamb Jalfrezi. Also the samosas were some of the best I have... More 

Thank deamole
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Good price for lunch buffet but the food variety is poor. I expected better variety. Go there if you are looking to have a quick bite to eat.

Thank Hessam T
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

Very bad service and they are so conservative, to save money, we keep asking for BBQ Chicken, and they didn't even bring no more chicken after 1.30pm, make sure always be there by 12.30pm, or you can not get you favorite meal.

Thank Jibssy
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Fresh salad, Indian samosas, chicken tikka, Fish kebab, Lamb curry, Masala chicken curry, fresh garlic Nan etc etc. Big selection of food with very low priced buffett.

Thank Kris K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14130 Culver Dr, Ste M, Irvine, CA 92604-0314
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-857-4858

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?