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Nirvana Restaurant

Altos del Higueron, 29639, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 952 56 85 64
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (12 reviews)
“kulfi” (5 reviews)
“lamb dhansak” (3 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Altos del Higueron, 29639, Benalmadena, Spain
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1 - 10 of 139 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited recently with family and, as usual, the service and the food was excellent. A prawn sag, a chicken dopiaza, a chicken madras, and the biggest chicken biryani I've ever seen, were all absolutely delicious. A doggy bag was provided for what we couldn't...More

1  Thank Sherrie1108
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Jimmy, Meena and staff at Nirvana would like to thank you for taking time to write a review. We are pleased that you enjoy our food and service. Your review helps us to drive our business forward. Look forward to your return visit.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

we walked to this restaurant from the nearby Hilton hotel and were really pleased with the menu and the service. I am south Asian and found the food to be authentic and it even reminded me of home cooked meals. The restaurant itself is understated...More

Thank Kitchenwolf123
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you for taking time to write a review for our restaurant. Your kind review helps to drive our business forward. It was a pleasure serving you and thanks once again.

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We've been here here a few times and always had a good meal. The staff can't do enough for you you must try, you won't be disappointed , I will say the American man who left a poor review, I think must have been to...More

Thank morton b
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

We at Nirvana would like to say thank you very much for your kind review. We look forward to seeing you again! Thank you once again for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Have been coming here as long as Meena, .Jim and Ali have been in Altos del Higueron. Every time we've been looked after like we are family, and frankly, a holiday to our little piece of Spain isn't complete without a trip up the top...More

Thank Greg T
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

We at Nirvana would like to thank you for your kind review. We are pleased that you have over the years enjoyed your meals. Thank you for your lovely comments and you confidence in us. Best wishes from us all at Nirvana.

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This is local to where we live. We have been with friends a few times who really enjoy the curries here. We decided to give it another go but the curries are just ok, nothing special. The staff are very friendly and the menu is...More

Thank malagamolly
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thank you for your repeat visits to our restaurant. We would like you to enjoy our dishes as much as your friends do. Taste is a personal thing but we can adjust the spice level/garlic/ginger/coriander etc up or down to suit your palate. The house...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017

Nirvana might be a little bit off the beaten track, but very well worth making the effort. The food is well prepared and very delicious! The atmosphere is very friendly, the owner and staff are very welcoming and as usual for the costa del sol...More

Thank Sal S
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

We at Nirvana would like to thank you for your kind review which encourages us to go forward. Thank you once again.

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Exellant food with great frendly service This is our second time here and will definitely come for many years to come.

Thank vinke5470
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

We at Nirvana would like to thank you for your kind review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your meal and service. We look forward to your return visit. Thank you once again.

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Cozy place with wonderful staff and great Indian dishes. We take food to go once a week since we moved here.. Everything we tried so far was excellent. Well done, very recommended!

Thank Enrica C
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for our restaurant! We are pleased that you have enjoyed your meal. Look forward to seeing you. Thank you once again!

Reviewed 28 April 2017

Since more than fifteen years my family has been visiting the Nirvana restaurant at least once during summer holidays. The food is absolutely great. The owner, his wife (the cook) as well as the waiter are very lovely people. They still remember my brother's and...More

Thank psuter2017
Meena Y, Owner at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a great review. We at Nirvana are delighted that you have been visiting us for the past 15 years and have enjoyed our food and service. Once again thank you from all of us at...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We ate here on the day we landed in Spain as it was a Saturday night. We received a warm welcome and were shown a table straight away. The food was tasty and portions were huge, we even took a 'doggy bag' away with us....More

Thank SarahC511
Meena Y, Manager at Nirvana Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

We at Nirvana would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased that you all enjoyed your meal. We look forward to seeking you again.

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LancashireBill
18 April 2015|
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Response from Colin P | Property representative |
Just take the road through Benalmadena Pueblo and you will find us on the left just before the Carrefore supermarket.
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Meena Y
9 March 2015|
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Response from Meena Y |
Look forward to seeing you all!
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CarlHalsall
8 March 2015|
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Yes we do!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 15
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Altos del Higueron, 29639, Benalmadena, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Benalmadena
  • Phone Number: +34 952 56 85 64
Description
Situated on a slightly elevated walkway, close to a number of other small retail outlets and bars, with parking close by,and wheelchair access.The interior is traditional Indian style with seating for approximately 40 people inside. The outside, partly covered, has seating for another 20 people.
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