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275 W State Rt 4, Paramus, NJ 07652-1235
+1 201-342-8868
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“indian food” (16 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Fusion, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
275 W State Rt 4, Paramus, NJ 07652-1235
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Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

looks like with intention this hotel is understaffed just to create hype and long waiting queue. It takes 15 minutes to serve water once u are on the table. Then another 15 mins to get order unless u give a shout. Then 30 mins minimum...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Trek422193
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

The space and service was great. The food though was average... overall lacking in flavor. We were there as part of a large party and the space and service they gave us was very nice. Music was a little too loud but that might not...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank BacTravel
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Loved the first few times we went for dinner -- nice wines, excellent food, good atmosphere with modern music.... but then we discovered the lunch buffet. So reasonable and so many choices. Great for me since I don't eat chicken or meat but my family...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 11 February 2018

I go here for lunch sometimes because it's convenient, quick, and has a good buffet. Personally, I wish they offered another couple of dishes that were "toned down" a bit on the spicy scale, but that's just me. I still can always find a few...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank cory r
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Our party ordered 3 portions of Chicken Tikka Masala, 2 mild and I ordered one as very very spicy ("between Vindaloo and Phaal"). All 3 came out as very mild, but mine had a dried hot pepper placed on the top pretending it was spicy....More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank jjder8
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Most of the restaurants in this area are big chains. Love to find a place to eat that feels more intimate and slow. Spent a couple hours here for a business dinner and it was great. Food items were delicious, great bottle of wine and...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank CRB42
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We find it by accident, we were walk and smelled the wonderful aroma of Indian food. When we found the place, we walked in to check it out. Found out that they have a brunch, they let us look at it. Wide variety of dishes....More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank mamajax24
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I feel like the "old guy" complaining about the noise level in this restaurant but the music was a bit too loud (though it was good live jazz music). The food was delicious and service was nice but there were too many kids and I...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Dneuburger
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Mantra is "our place". My husband and I love Mantra so much - we come here for MOST of our date nights. We would come every date night if we didn't think it was pretty limiting to only dine in one place ever but it...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Dana K
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The chicken starters are really good, as is the chaat. The naan breads are incredibly soft and fluffy

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank SB072015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 275 W State Rt 4, Paramus, NJ 07652-1235
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Paramus
  • Phone Number: +1 201-342-8868
Mantra Restaurant is a premier destination spot for modern Indian cuisine. We cater to pallets of individuals who are accustomed to Indian cuisine as well as those who want to indulge and enjoy the nuevo, rich and exciting flavors that Indian food has to offer. The relaxed lounge atmosphere is a perfect venue to meet socially or professionally. The dining area offers the ideal setting to enjoy meals with friends and family. We take pride in preparing food with the highest quality ingredients and our chefs turn out delicious and suckling choices. Dining out at Mantra offers a true fine dining experience for everyone. Besides our premier location in Paramus, we now have a second location open in downtown Jersey City (Exchange Place). Come visit and devour the excellence and judge for yourself. This is our “Mantra”.
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