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Masala Art

990 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492-2508
+1 781-336-4595
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“dosa” (4 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
990 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492-2508
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently remodeled and the restaurant is back and beautiful. A lovely space in the heart of Needham. The food is wonderful and the service is very attentive.

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review is for the lunch buffet. They charge $20 for Holiday lunch buffet but there is nothing special. Mind boggling to see the limited menu. The only good thing is fresh dosa. Most servers are rude and do not smile. In fact, the person...More

Thank BeingBostonian
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We visited Masala Art upon the recommendation of a good friend on the way back from a weekend trip to New England. It was a great way to end the trip. The owner was very welcoming and recommended some dishes that he though we'd like...More

Thank komodokd
Reviewed 13 February 2018

I loved the buffer in my last visit and decided to try their dinner. And it was a huge mistake. Servers are rude - racist and dont how to treat guests. Smile - forget about that. You don't feel welcome in the restaurant and no...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

We love Masala Art! The food is authentic and delicious and the service is excellent. They serve some Southern Indian dishes, such as Masala Dosa - which are very tasty and not easy to find since most Indian restaurants serve only Northern Indian food.

Thank Neta_Avivi
Reviewed 12 December 2017

I like the environs. I liked the food. But I could sense it was customized to what I call as a Wimpy American Stomach. We specifically asked the curries to be extra hot, but it still didn't tingle the taste buds. But the food was...More

Thank PareshMotiwala
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Have visited here twice and they serve good indian cuisine. Even the portion of order is good in size....Nice ambience and nice service.

Thank shahkuntal
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

I thought the food was well prepared. The menu had great variety with some creative dishes. The room is pretty and not too noisy. The service was a little spotty- our server had to be reminded of our beverages and forgot a side dish. This...More

Thank Holly C
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Love the food, the ambiance and love the variety of food especially the Indian-Chinese! I thought that this variety may cause the dishes to be average but I was wrong - everything was good and I liked the fact it was different from the same...More

Thank JayZurich
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We eat there at least once a month, with our family or with our friends or by ourselves. We have never gotten a bad meal and the people are extremely nice ,it’s a pleasure to go there. I would recommend this restaurant for very good...More

Thank Paula R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 990 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492-2508
    (Highland Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Needham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-336-4595
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