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Maharani

#255 of 1,050 Restaurants in Lille
Certificate of Excellence
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25 rue de l'hopital militaire, Lille, France
+33 3 20 50 76 23
Today
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Reservations
Delivery
Late Night

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 35
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
ONE WORD TERRIBLE

Having been there last year, as many restaurants are closed on sundays in lille, we tried this again I called up and made a booking. On arrival the staff looked hustled and bustled and were not really interested. We aske for our food to be spicy, and all the main dishes came out with the same... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
CafeGreek
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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99 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Having been there last year, as many restaurants are closed on sundays in lille, we tried this again I called up and made a booking. On arrival the staff looked hustled and bustled and were not really interested. We aske for our food to be spicy, and all the main dishes came out with the same coloured slop. Portions were... More 

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Henley on Thames, null, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

I'd noticed this restaurant numerous times and was looking for a takeaway before going out for the night whilst on a weekend to Lille. We got exactly what we asked for, I chose the Madras and my other half had a Tikka Masala, we shared Bombay aloo. Staff spoke English and were friendly. Portions seemed small but we're just enough.... More 

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Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

i pretty much felt that I was back in my hometown with such great Indian cuisine the best food in Lille according to the experiences I had . The service was excellent and we never had a problem about the language in this restaurant .

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Good food and plenty of it. The menu was in French but that was ok for us.Good value and freindy staff.

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Paris, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I visited this restaurant recently and it perfectly fit my taste. The food is very tasty and affordable. good ambience and friendly service. I am surely going to visit again with more people. goes down the list as a get together spot with my friends.

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

A best place to treat your taste buds with some authentic Indian cuisine with a mesmerizing ambiance, good customer service by Mr. Baljit. Had a pleasant experience and looking forward to visit again.

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Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I have visited this restaurant after seeing review on Internet but disappointed when visit. Food taste was ok. Service was not good. No warm welcome or no proper attainsion on customer.

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Medway
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Tucked away but worth finding. Reasonable portions and prices but the chicken Tikka masala and basmati rice delicious. One waiter a bit serious looking but I did see him smile twice! Loo is a weird wooden throne thing, about a hundred years old. Random.

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Having read some reviews, tried this restaurant, initially waiters seemed weary, however after talking to them and Manager Baljit, they could not do enough for us, food was steady, not amazing but good, small portions but maybe that's French standards, prices seemed average. Would visit again when in Lille.

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Pune, India
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Well I walked in here one late and cold evening of September 2013. I was not willing to experiment with the local food and this place seemed highly recommended with the people of the town. The waiters though were hanging out at the entrance and can be a bit arrogant but Indian food at this price was okay to go... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 25 rue de l'hopital militaire, Lille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nord-Pas-de-Calais  >  Nord  >  Lille
  • Phone Number: +33 3 20 50 76 23

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 23 - 28
  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Questions & Answers

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Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?