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16, Pnadara Road Market, New Delhi 110003, India
01123387932
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Description: In a small crescent of New Delhi, packed between houses of under secy's...
In a small crescent of New Delhi, packed between houses of under secy's lies a stretch of land famous for its Butter Chicken and Brain Curry - for people acquainted with New Delhi, this is almost synonymous to The Pindi Restaurant.The Pindi charm has not diminished over the years. Defying traditional business calculations, which put the lifespan of a restaurant at 5 to 10 years, Pindi, which serves hearty Punjabi cuisine, has been around since 1952. Shri K L Wadhwa, its founder had a vision for Pindi which has been carried out successfully through generations.With delicacies like Butter Chicken, Dal Peshawari & Kashmiri Kebabs and specialty dishes like Brain Curry, Keema Kaleji and Mutton Burra Kebab, Pindi is really about GOOD, FINGER LICKING FOOD!
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Had lunch at this restaurant and it was a good experience. You have many options to choose from. Overall worth.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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Amritsar, India
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Amritsar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Had lunch at this restaurant and it was a good experience. You have many options to choose from. Overall worth.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

The food is excellent. I visited with my friend from Indonesian he is not found of Indian food and we order Chinese food... The chines food was excellent teast but I know it is not Chinese food but the taste was excellent. I order an Indian food it was good but not excellent. The price is very expensive for this... More 

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New Delhi, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Pathetic restaurant.... Pathetic food.., worst service... It's d worst of all d restaurants at pandora road... We ordered for butter chicken which was too watery nd tasteless...tandoori chicken was just ok... Waste of money... Service was poor ... We sat for bout 15 mins but still no one came to take order... We had to call d waiter to give... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Our guide in Delhi suggested Pindi's for lunch. He mentioned the food was good and that the restaurant was "hygenic" for us foreign visitors. We appreciated that. We were pleasantly surprised at the range of choices on the menu. We chose non-veg dishes, all of which were quite tasty! The naan and gulab jamun were especially delicious. Great stop for... More 

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Had a business dinner. The food was very nice and tasty. However, the best part was sitting next to the national award winner, actor Rajkumar Rao.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We were taken to Pindi's by our driver, who was taking us on a tour of sights in Delhi. He recommended the place for our lunch and we were very happy with his choice. After persuading our driver, Aravind, to join us and help us pick the dishes we should have, we were brought a rang of very tasty dishes.... More 

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I have been at Pindi's more than 10 times.. and everytime found this joint doing good. the food is awesome in taste and a fit to your pocket (though bit expensive compared to small food joints) but its justified with location. recommend if you're around India gate. suggest have sufficient time in hands as waiting some time goes up to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Liked the ambiance inside. Liked the food specially non veg tandoor dishes. Liked the hospitality of the staffs.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

It is one of the oldest eateries in that part of delhi and serves delicious veg and non veg dishes. I personally like there tawa vegetables and chicken tikka masala served with naan. One of the highly recommended places to visit while in Delhi for a good indian meal.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Restaurant does not serve alcohol. Staff hovered around, made us feel uncomfortable. Had extensive menu but when we ordered many choices were not available. Food was tastefully presented. Food was tasty. Restaurant is modern, no warmth. Bill was $60 for the three of us. After three weeks in India bill with alcohol is usually about $40. Two of us were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16, Pnadara Road Market, New Delhi 110003, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  National Capital Territory of Delhi  >  New Delhi
  • Phone Number: 01123387932

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 9
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

In a small crescent of New Delhi, packed between houses of under secy's lies a stretch of land famous for its Butter Chicken and Brain Curry - for people acquainted with New Delhi, this is almost synonymous to The Pindi Restaurant.The Pindi charm has not diminished over the years. Defying traditional business calculations, which put the lifespan of a restaurant at 5 to 10 years, Pindi, which serves hearty Punjabi cuisine, has been around since 1952. Shri K L Wadhwa, its founder had a vision for Pindi which has been carried out successfully through generations.With delicacies like Butter Chicken, Dal Peshawari & Kashmiri Kebabs and specialty dishes like Brain Curry, Keema Kaleji and Mutton Burra Kebab, Pindi is really about GOOD, FINGER LICKING FOOD!

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