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Passage To India Indian Cuisine

9510 University City Blvd Ste 101, Intersection of University City Blvd and John Kirk Rd, Charlotte, NC 28213-3997
+1 704-549-1886
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good52%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible11%
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“garlic naan” (3 reviews)
“biryani” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
9510 University City Blvd Ste 101, Intersection of University City Blvd and John Kirk Rd, Charlotte, NC 28213-3997
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were passing Thru town. Went pretty late for Sunday buffet. Hike in a wall one can say. Plenty of items. Even at the late stage they had most of the items out there. Street food, North Indian and South Indian dishes were tasty. Price...More

Thank Ki P
Andy S, Owner at Passage To India Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for dropping by, Ki! Glad to hear our food was such a hit. I apologize if the sweet mango lassi wasn't quite to your taste -- that's not what we usually hear, so it's possible we might've made it incorrectly this time around. I...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Disclosure: I've only had Indian food twice before, which probably answers my question as to why I haven't tried this spot before, especially since it's across the street from my work. Well it was awesome! I had the lunch buffet and without a drink and...More

Thank jpharkey
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The place is a little rough around the edges, but it is Indian food. Very friendly staff and the food was top notch. Great job!! Don't judge the book by the cover when you pull up.. Take the chance and go in. You will not...More

Thank eschmidt69
Management response:Responded 27 June 2017

I'm delighted you were impressed with our by our friendly service and our tasty Indian food. It's awesome you're glad you gave us a try, and we look forward to welcoming you back soon! Best, Andy S, Owner

Reviewed 22 January 2017

Our family ordered some south Indian appetizers with Indian masala Tea. Main course was veg and non veg dishes with some Indian breads. Dum Biryani had a dramatic and pleasing presentation. Loved them all. Just add some more time if you are planning to order...More

Thank Snowhite2020
Management response:Responded 24 January 2017

It's fantastic to see that we were able to satisfy the entire family with some delicious food! Thank you for choosing us for a great Indian meal. We take a lot of pride in all our dishes, and your thorough analysis of each tells us...More

Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

My friend took me here for my birthday and it was delicious. We wanted to try something new that neither of us have had before so we decided on Indian food. This place is on the corner of Old Concord road and University City Blvd...More

Thank Marla W
Management response:Responded 20 December 2016

Marla, we're so glad you were able to spend such a momentous day with us -- thank you! It was our pleasure to serve you up some delicious food for your birthday, and it's great to see that the samosas and naan really impressed you....More

Reviewed 13 September 2016

Passage to india . The cheapest casual indian restaurant i visited in clt so far. I had the chicken tika masala medium heat and my husband had the kurma chicken spicy level 7, we started with their free rice crisp and dippings then ordered a...More

Thank Demzy
Management response:Responded 15 September 2016

Demzy, we're so glad that you're a fan of our spot -- having your support means the world to us! Offering up quality Indian food at a great price has always been our mission, and we feel like we're doing a pretty good job with...More

Reviewed 21 August 2016

I have eaten here a lot, usually for their lunch buffet, mainly because I do not know all of the names of Indian dishes, nor what they all taste like. Since I am a lacto-vegetarian, I would like to see them put some more vegetarian...More

Thank Skip D
Management response:Responded 23 August 2016

Thanks for the feedback, Daniel. I'm happy to hear that you're a fan of our vegetarian dishes. I appreciate you taking the time to leave us this review, and I hope to see you back in the future! All the best, Andy S, Owner

Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

It is horrible experience for me. I went with my family and the foods were not at all good. My wife cooks 10 times better than them. I never suggest to anyone. I was misguided buy the previous ratings.More

Thank Pugazh V
Management response:Responded 30 August 2016

Pugazh, we aren't sure what went wrong, but this doesn't seem to reflect our business properly. There are no specifics mentioned as to what went wrong with your meal, but please know that we're disappointed if you weren't completely satisfied. All the best, Andy S,...More

Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Food was great..very tasty..prices are good too..do not let the location or the way restaurant looks turn you away...Hidden gem ..More

Thank Oxana K
Management response:Responded 13 July 2016

Oxana, we won't be a hidden gem for too long with amazing reviews such as this one! We're sincerely grateful that you took the time to let us know about your experience and how much you enjoyed our food. It'll be wonderful to see you...More

Reviewed 2 July 2016

The staff was very attentive to our drinks and our food was out quickly, Everything tasted delicious, can't wait to be in the area again to try some of their other dishes. I heard they have a lunch buffet, I'd love to try that. We...More

Thank rudyg644
Management response:Responded 6 July 2016

Rudy, we are really looking forward to you trying some of our other dishes. We do have a lunch buffet, and we really think you'd enjoy that. The lamb korma was a great choice by you! We can't wait to see you again and want...More

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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9510 University City Blvd Ste 101, Intersection of University City Blvd and John Kirk Rd, Charlotte, NC 28213-3997
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-549-1886
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At Passage To India, our focus is on the consistency of our dishes and the excellence of our service. We offer a variety of authentic, yet diverse dishes from North and South India, providing plenty of options for everyone. One of the house favorites is the Chicken Tikka Masala, a marinated chicken breast grilled in a charcoal clay oven and cooked with a creamy tomato sauce. You can also never go wrong with our Mysore Masala Dosa, a thin rice crepe with spicy chutney and seasoned potatoes and onions! We also offer a great Lunch and Weekend Brunch Buffet with over 30 different items including Vegetable/Chicken/Goat Biryani, Chili Chicken, Tandoori Mix Grill, Goat Curry, and much more! Whether you're looking for a place to gather your family, grab a quick meal after class, or meet with coworkers for lunch, Passage To India has something delicious for everyone. We accommodate vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free diets with our variety of options to ensure that everyone gets to enjoy our dishes. Look no further than Passage To India for friendly service and authentic Indian cuisine!
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