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Indigo Indian Bistro

) #3,418 of 9,269 Restaurants in New York City $$ - $$$ Indian
283 Columbus Ave, New York City, NY 10023-2303
+1 212-579-7652
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“naans” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
$$ - $$$
283 Columbus Ave, New York City, NY 10023-2303
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped in to this itty-bitty storefront restautant a few days ago. It is still very good; still $10 for more lunch than I could eat. Delicious and fragrant dishes nicely served. No ambiance to speak of. A true neighborhood find. All...More

Thank LWL3333
Reviewed 2 May 2017

My girlfriend and I were looking for a place on Columbus Avenue that wasn't touristy and stumbled on this place. It's small and shabby- what us locals affectionately call a hole in the wall or a dive, but in a positive way. The food is...More

Thank StephS910
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I met my kids in NYC and we were looking for a spot to have lunch as it began snowing. Indigo Indian Bistro was one of the first restaurnts we ran into. So, to avoid the snow storm that strengthened by the minute we walked...More

Thank Gilkatzman
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I ordered the Lamb Vindaloo - spicy - and it came out tasty and with a good heat. Like many Indian restaurants in America they do add tomato to the curry...but such is life. The Vindaloo was served with rice and naan and the portions...More

Thank Leo M
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The main course gets a rave review. Service was fine except I ordered Nan (bread) and it came out after I had finished both the appetizer and the main course - and they charged for it!?!

Thank MtnMadMan
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The fixed price lunches which we ordered at this tiny storefront restaurant were only $10 each and included rice, naan, and a main course. I had lamb rogan josh and my wife had chicken with mango. Both were delicious and more food than with of...More

Thank LWL3333
Reviewed 11 July 2016

I've eaten at this tiny hole-in-the-wall restaurant on Columbus several times. The food is very good especially the Chicken Tiki Masala. Yum. They make it mild, medium or spicy. It's good food. The decor is faded, and it's a little grungy inside, but it's worth...More

1  Thank ClintPage
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Good value for lunch menu-10 dolars.Good nann,good rice and chicken curry. Good and friendly personal

Thank sasulkav
Reviewed 7 October 2015

This is a very good neighborhood restaurant. I highly recommend them Prices are good and food is very good.

Thank Kaijk
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Chicken Tikka Masala was recommended. Nice! $14 with subtly nuanced clove basmati rice. Another guy went out with chicken korma. They use several delivery services too.

Thank Sawhira
Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 283 Columbus Ave, New York City, NY 10023-2303
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-579-7652
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