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Dakshin Indian Bistro - CLOSED

1713 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10128-4907
+1 212-987-9839
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
25 Jun 2013
“Nice Ambience”
23 Nov 2012
“Pleasant and Tasty”
Restaurant Hours Closed
1713 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10128-4907
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Reviewed 26 June 2013

Truth be told, I am a huge fan of Indian cuisine, and Dakshin was the very first Indian restaurant that I visited when I was in New York 6 months ago. Other than the impressive menu with tons of authentic Indian cuisine (My favorite was...More

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 24 November 2012 via mobile

We enjoyed the food here. We ordered several of their long list of appetizers. Each was something out of the ordinary and delicious.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 9 May 2011

I gave this restaurant a very positive review when I visited it about a year and a half ago. Unfortunately, when I revisited it more recently, I was sad to find that it had gone downhill. Signs outside the door proclaimed that the restaurant was...More

Thank ITManager
Reviewed 27 March 2010

There are over 100 items on the menu at Dakshin, the most popular is the Price-Fixed Buffet. The buffet is lavish. 2 types of Chicken, 1 Lamb, and vegetables galore make Cole Slaw, Naan Bread, Chutney, Basmati, and Cucumber Salad, Vegetable Salad and Fruit ready...More

1  Thank LWeinzimer1
Reviewed 19 March 2010

This was our local Indian restaurant which we went to regularly. We loved the food - it was fresh, tasty, not too spicy and authentic. The service and staff were friendly. Then last night, was our FINAL visit there. It is now a Kosher Indian...More

1  Thank yazzyb
Reviewed 16 March 2010

I went with my family from France, and they have never had Indian food before. I have been to this restaurant before and wanted them to taste how delicious Indian food is. They loved the food so much they went back one more time before...More

Thank ibearcat
Reviewed 3 February 2010

First time in the fall of 2009 my girlfriend felt sick after eating there (but she didn't attribute it to the food), and another time last night. The food looked and tasted OK - we had chicken tandoori and Palak (Saag) - spinach dish. I...More

Thank TheFoodReviewer
Reviewed 19 December 2009

This is one of the few Indian restaurants I''ve visited that does both South Indian and North Indian specialties very well. We had a dosa (a big, South Indian crepe) and a curry (their "Chicken Chettinad" -- a chef's special) and both were very well...More

1  Thank ITManager
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Reviewed 2 July 2009

My favorite Indian delivery in the UES/East Harlem area, hands down. Prices seem pretty standard (about $10 for a vegetarian entree, rice and bread are extra), but they will make special orders if you ask nicely and clearly explain what you want. Best masala sauce...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2009

This place was wonderful, the service terrific, and the food extraordinary. My husband and I had the lamb vindaloo as an entree, and numerous appetizers. The servers were all darling and even gave us a complimentary dessert. The place is inexpensive, and the food is...More

1  Thank leona2181
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1713 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10128-4907
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-987-9839
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