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) #75 of 202 Restaurants in Ithaca $$ - $$$ Indian
410 Eddy St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4618
+1 607-256-3425
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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410 Eddy St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4618
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had lunch with a friend there last week, and the buffet offered a wider range of dishes than I've found with other Indian buffets in Ithaca. (There were also three kinds of halvah, so that may have had a positive influence on my review--I...More

Thank Ithakan
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Excellent, attentive service. That usually convinces me to at least check out a restaurant, but the food at Mehak closed the deal. The vegetable combination platter appetizer was a great start, while we waited for the rest of our group to show. While all the...More

Thank Aletta S
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Surprised that Mehak is rated after a couple other Indian restaurants in Ithaca. It is by far the best Indian restaurant in Ithaca. Their lunch buffet is delicious. The ala carte menu is pretty good too. If you're looking for Indian food in Ithaca, look...More

Thank Ankur K
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

I love to talk to the owner about the ingredients he uses. Some are subtle and really wonderful when duscovered. The menu is vast, and the buffet varies. The best in the County by far.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 11 July 2016

One of the things I admire about Mehak is that when they open at 11:30 A.M. all of their steam tables are filled and ready to go. There is another Indian restaurant, just a few doors down, that is always late so the contrast is...More

Thank chris k
Reviewed 1 July 2016

My daughter highly recommended we eat here and after dinner we all agreed it was worth it. She had Chicken Vindaloo and though I can't remember the name of my dish with chick peas and spinach, I loved it. My husband enjoyed his chicken dish...More

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Had a great lunch check today. My business associate was quite pleased with the selection as was i. The buffet is just under 10 per. The beers are a little high in my opinion, but it is a college town. They make a great mango...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Mehak restaurant is the heart of Cornell university. The place offers good Indian food. The good part is they customize the spices according to individual preferences. Lots of vegan options also available.

Thank Aisha214
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

They have lunch buffet , only 8 dollars. Compared with restaurants at Cornell, Mehak lunch menu is relatively cheap ! Not bad , good to try !

Thank PoanChen
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

I really enjoyed the food here tonight! That is one nice thing about eating in college towns they have good food! The rice pudding was really good with a taste of lemon. The chicken tikka Masala was the best I have had in awhile! Of...More

Thank Karin S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 Eddy St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4618
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-256-3425
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