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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%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“paneer” (3 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
“lunch buffet” (21 reviews)
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Indian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
11712 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606-4406
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our waitress recommended a special dish. Amazing vegetables and large pieces of paneer in a beautiful rich sauce. She was so incredible and the food is outstanding.

Thank Rachael S
Reviewed 12 April 2018

I had delivery from here. The taste is average, and the quantity is small compared to its high price.

Thank BCh072015
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

I’ve been to the location in Virginia Beach and really enjoyed it. Warm, friendly service and atmosphere. My friend’s favorite dish is the crab masala, which I intend on trying in the future because I’ve never seen it on the menu at any other Indian...More

Thank Sprout211
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

My husband, son and I️ had another great meal. The restaurants very nicely furnished, the servers very attentive and the food was fabulous. Moderately priced and the lunch buffet gives you the chance to sample a variety of dishes.

Thank DecembeSarah
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Lunch buffet changes daily providing a great opportunity to sample the many different Indian specialties, specially for a great lunch price. It's usually very busy at lunch but service is very efficient

Thank alex l
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

This place is very close to our house.First we are very glad that we found an indian restaurant so close.But we are not at all welcomed there.The owner behave very rudely with indian customers as if we are not going to pay for the food.Foods...More

Thank Ritendra B
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 Cynthia 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
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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
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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
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