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Priya Indian Cuisine

2072 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702
(510) 644-3977
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Ranked #197 of 602 Restaurants in Berkeley
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Indian, Pakistani
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Dining options: Buffet
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Addison Way
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English first
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Went there for the first time today. Good selection of food for their buffet. The goat was very tender and full of flavor. Two types of rice, the tika marsala was real good! So were the curries. You have of vegetarian or meat and they serve Indian beer! I'd go back.

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Rochester NY
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24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Nice buffet dinner....peaceful atmosphere, music not too loud, servers are pleasant and attentive. The food was nice and fresh with a large variety. Id have given fhe place five stars but for two things : the tandoori chicken was overcooked and dry, and a couple of the dishes with sauce (curry and tikka masala) were VERY salty. And I actually... More

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Berkeley, California
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56 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Most Indian buffets put out sort of mid-range Indian options....good but not great. Priya is distinguished in that they have a variety of buffet options (e.g. not just the standard dal, tandoori chicken, chicken tikka masala, etc). They usually have something that I've never tried or at least something that I don't routinely get so I have the opportunity to... More

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San Francisco, CA
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148 reviews 148 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

We recently ate here for the first time. Hm. It was very authentically Indian. I will give it that. And it seemed like a family-style place. But whoa, we went at 5 pm and practically had to beg to not order "buffet." The food we did get was, at least, absolutely rock-solid and mouth-watering as well as a good price.... More

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013 via mobile

To be honest this didn't look too promising. A bit shabby, artificial flowers... Anyway I had a matter paneer thali and every bit of it was excellent. Really tasty, clearly distinghished flavours. Really several steps above the average. Service a bit random but go with it. Great value too.

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Oakland, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

I was hungry and had the luncheon buffet. Tandori chicken was good. Chicken marsala was OK. They served goat, which was good. A vegetable dish was good and spicy. There were four types of chutney. The mint and peanut chutneys ere spicy and were my favorites. The marasla tea was excellent as was the yogurt to cool the hot spices.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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47 reviews 47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

Used my credit card for a trip down the east coast. And used my dining companion's credit car to buy and expensive watch in Lahore.

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Santa Cruz, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

Enjoyed the food, decor and service. Beware of filling up on the appetizers! Good thing we had a fridge and microwave for the leftovers. Short walk from Holiday Inn on University.

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Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012 via mobile

Mixed pakoras as an appitizers with three sauces... I avoid deep fried food but my spouse was attracted to this plate... Very very good

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Alameda, CA
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71 reviews 71 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2012

My spouse has been to India many times, and he has said this restaurant is as close to going to a posh Indian Restaurant in India. Was excellent food, great price, and great service. This is a very Non-Americanized restaurant. Get the Thali Dinner. It is the best value, and gives you a variety sampler style of Indian food.

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