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Nawab Indian Cuisine

11712 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606-4406
+1 757-591-9200
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (7 reviews)
“naans” (7 reviews)
“mango” (2 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Indian, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
11712 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606-4406
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

It's tucked away by a Foodlion but don't hold that against it. Awesome food. Perfect roti. A little jeera in the rice - yum! I stuck with vegetarian and had the Goan veg curry. Delivered at the heat I askef for, Indian hot. It was...More

Thank Cyndy C
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We went to Newport News to stock up at Costco and Trader Joes. We finished the day with a dinner stop at Nawab. Good things: The food is delicious. I especially recommend the Paneer "65" appetizer, a tasty spicy paneer dish, and the Malai Methi...More

Thank NattyClevelandOhio
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I've visited this restaurant for their lunch buffet at least twice a month for the past 4 years . Even though they don't offer a lot of main dishes, they do a great job by changing them every day. This makes you want to come...More

Thank Ricardo D
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I was greeted by the most gracious host. Ambience was nice and restaurant was very clean and neat. The food was better than average, actually very good. Even though I was the only one in the restaurant, they were extremely courteous, yet didn't hover over...More

Thank Jay S
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I always do the lunch buffet as you get a great opportunity to try a dozen different items and find out which are your favorites

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Our favorite place for true Indian food. The weekend lunch buffet can not be beat. If you are on the peninsula this is a must stop. Excellence food at a reasonable price.

Thank Dennis5969
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Great buffet also has a full bar atmosphere is great as well sits in a strip mall you would think its a tiny place until you walk in great place to eat and have a drink

Thank CC2U
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I usually plan on trying something different but end up selecting the chicken tikka and asking for it to be #2 in hot spiciness. My husband always chooses #10 as in "HOT". All the dishes that accompany the chicken tikka are delicious. The restaurant is...More

Thank Vista_Sultans
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Go here at least once a month for lunchtime buffet and occasional dinner with spouse. Great atmosphere, food selection, and staff.

Thank cgmanriquez
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

My Wife and I ate here, it was a recommendation from someone from the school house at Fort Eustis. We haven't had a good Indian Curry place since Japan. Mango Lasse and Butter Chicken Curry is a must.

Thank Anthony P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11712 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606-4406
    (Pilot House Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-591-9200
  • E-mail
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