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Nawab Indian Cuisine

11712 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606-4406
+1 757-591-9200
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
11712 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606-4406
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

This restaurant is so Awesome! The food is amazing, the environment is very professional, and the staff is wonderful!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jan46671
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

There are a lot of restaurants to choose from when you drive from Maryland to Virginia Beach, but we choose Nawab Indian Cuisine, and I'm delighted we did! Don't be deterred by the shopping center. From the moment you walk through the door, you will...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Aaron R
Reviewed 7 June 2018 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.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 176rachaels
Reviewed 12 April 2018

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

Date of visit: March 2018
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

Date of visit: December 2017
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.

Date of visit: November 2017
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

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank alexlL3654CM
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

Date of visit: August 2017
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

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank 480cyndyc
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

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank NattyClevelandOhio
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
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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