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India Cafe

7826 Portland Ave S, Bloomington, MN 55420-1313
+1 952-884-1067
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“naan” (7 reviews)
“curries” (3 reviews)
“lamb” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 3:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
7826 Portland Ave S, Bloomington, MN 55420-1313
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Stopped at this hole-in-the-wall place before heading to the airport on a week-long vacation, ironically, it was better than any meal we got on vacation! Chicken 65, vegetable curry, & samosa chaat were great, but the naan especially was the best I've had!

1  Thank Mary S
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The was okay. But not great. Staff were disinterested and slow. When I tried to use a coupon was told it didn't apply to the buffet. ..but nothing about that stated on the coupon. I have had better food and experiences at this establishment in...More

Thank RJOEHRIG
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I've had Indian in 5 different countries, including India. I've never before had consistently good food like at this one. Their lunch buffet was not equally exciting, it was poor. But I became a regular and the dishes they serve at dinner are always excellent....More

Thank George R
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Just dropped by to pick up food for me and my Co-workers on break, and the Young Kid at the Counter was very helpful and friendly, I have been here before, and the food is always delicious, and AUTHENTIC which is very important for me,...More

2  Thank vamperobo
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My husband & I didn't know what to expect at first - the accomodations are sparse and simple, no white linens or ambiance, but the food was excellent. It appeared that the tables were tended to by a solo waiter - drinks, ordering, food delivery,...More

1  Thank Tami J
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The middle aged man always seems to have a rude face and his every move makes you think that you are not welcome. The lady however seems to be very friendly.

Thank jasjas867
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I stopped for the lunch buffet while in Bloomington for business. Even though it was exactly noon, the "buffet" consisted of very few actual options, all of which were cold, and half of which were missing a primary ingredient (e.g., all of the chicken picked...More

Thank WinterMN
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Dined here this evening solo and recommend it for curry lovers. This place is nothing flash and it's unlicensed, but its clean, warm, comfortable and the toilet was spotlessly clean. Good food and just the right level of spiciness. I would eat here again if...More

Thank Still call Australia Home
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Laid back atmosphere, service a little on the slower side at night time and no buffet at 7:30PM. Had a typical chicken marsala with basmati rice and white flatbread. Ordered a 6 spice and sauce was just a little mild. The sauce was very good-...More

1  Thank B0607
Reviewed 19 July 2016

It was simple, we were looking for South Indian Dosas and we thought we had found them at the India Cafe. We came at lunch, so we were told it was only the lunch buffet and the kitchen was too busy to prepare them. Sadly...More

Thank gregkemp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7826 Portland Ave S, Bloomington, MN 55420-1313
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 952-884-1067
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