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Swad Indian Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favorite lunch spots in Madison! Always a great selection of dishes. I recommend the ice cream as a treat as well.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly, helpful, yet never clingy people are here to guide you through your visit to the East. Delicious buffet gives variety to your tongue.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Linda D
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

its nice to visit this restaurant as the taste available there is indian and as i m indian so i like the taste

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Krati B
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

The food was very good once we got it. Don't order anything from the Southern India section of the menu or you'll be waiting a long time.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dana D
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

My friend showed me this place one afternoon and now it is a regular stop for us. The place is very clean and has a simple elegance. We love the food.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mjohnson0119
Reviewed 12 December 2018

I have had Indian cuisine in the past and was not too impressed. My wife finally talked me into trying it again by going to Swad. I was totally impressed! The food was excellent and the service was also. The dinner menu is extensive but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Swad is owned by a person that we met when he was an employee of another Indian restaurant. Since that time, he has known our names, he knows the names of our children, who are now adults. He greets us at the door. We are...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank gregorymT5831FX
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Food is exceptional and authentic. Service can be a bit slow at times, but overall a great experience.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Anne B
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The service at Swad is always top notch. You're always quickly and cheerfully greeted upon entering, even if they're busy - which they often are. However, despite how busy they may be, the wait times are never egregious, as the staff hussles to serve you....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank danmurphy2018
Reviewed 7 November 2018

While visiting Madison, WI we chose to stop at Swad Indian Restaurant. We all tried something different and everyone was pleased. The fresh baked breads were a hit. I always like spicy foods and they do ask you how spicy would you would like it?...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank mkcasavant
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Robert J
22 January 2018|
Response from Stephen O | Reviewed this property |
They have lots of vegetarian options, whether they meet all your criteria I do not know. I would suggest you check out their menu on the website and then call them just to be sure.
8 July 2017|
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Response from madson15 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Please check their website or call them.
21 December 2016|
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Response from Yari J | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they will be open in the evening on Christmas eve. They will also be open Christmas day. I was at Swad this afternoon and they had a sign in the window talking about their holiday schedule.
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