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1620 75th St, Downers Grove, IL 60516-6231
+1 630-964-1720
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
10 May 2017
“Great Food”
11 Apr 2017
“Good Indian food”
Open Now
10:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Indian, Asian
$$ - $$$
1620 75th St, Downers Grove, IL 60516-6231
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

Great Indian taste. Tandoori platters are amazing. Buffet and banquets are equally good. An indian jewel in the suburbs.

1  Thank Sam3069
Reviewed 18 April 2017

excellent buffet with lots of choices. Food had good spicy flavor without being over powering. Service is great with them grabbing your plate while you are still chewing. Empty plates on table are gone instantly.

1  Thank cleve608
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This place has good Indian food. Only place around really. We like to go their for the lunch buffet. That way you can try a bunch of different dishes and find one that you like, rather than getting stuck with something that you can't eat....More

1  Thank Scott R
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Buffet with wide selection of dishes. Take your time "Try it all" guarantee you'll find a reason you must return for.

2  Thank Jimmi Millsap squirrels
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We found this place with a search for nearby Indian restaurants and this was a great find. the staff was very friendly, attentive and accommodating. We had the buffet and the vegetarian dishes were outstanding. The butter chicken was even better. My wife elected to...More

2  Thank Paul P
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We have visited Shikara many times in the past and both the food and service are usually excellent. Unfortunately, we experienced very disappointing service on our Wednesday night visit this week, despite the restaurant not being busier than usual. We had to wait quite a...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 2 April 2016

W were a group of of 8 and were seated withg. The food was good but the service can improveout much waitin

Thank PB K
Reviewed 18 August 2015

We've eaten here several times, once or twice on a promo coupon and lately just paying full price. Of the dozen or so Indian restaurants we've eaten at this one has the best food. Prices are not cheap and servings are not huge, but we...More

1  Thank Peter-DG
Reviewed 14 July 2015

We had dinner here and the place was almost empty. Not sure why but everything is very dark and from the outside you double check to see if it's really open or not. Why not add some light? Anyway; the food we ordered was very...More

Thank Moisandor
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Stopped in on a weekday and had the lunch buffet. Buffet was hot, full and very flavorful. They also will bring you freshly grilled Naan bread after you start your meal. The restaurant is really well decorated, the ambience is great listening to Arabian/Indian music...More

2  Thank Geo89_12
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1620 75th St, Downers Grove, IL 60516-6231
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Downers Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 630-964-1720
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