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2574 Esplanade, Chico, CA 95973
(530) 899-1055
Today
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 20
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  • 15
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent!

We don't have a decent Indian restaurant where we live, so we were super excited to go to Priya. The food was outstanding and the service GREAT!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
Paul0088
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Corona, California
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Corona, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We don't have a decent Indian restaurant where we live, so we were super excited to go to Priya. The food was outstanding and the service GREAT!

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Chico, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This is the best Indian restaurant in town. I have yet to try a dish I did not like. We normally do pick up.

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Arcata, California
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14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

The lunch buffet is an excellent deal at under $10. I recommend going early during the lunch service to ensure freshness on items like the naan and pakoras. The staff are very nice and attentive to their customers. I have never been disappointed here!

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Corning, California, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Was really good for a buffet. Food was fresh and authentic. Restaraunt could be nicer. Service was good.

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Northern California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The buffet is a real bargain with a very wide selection of delicious freshly cooked Indian foods constantly replenished by what appear to be Indian cooks who are grand mothers. Despite a bargain price, the setting is elegant and a good place to bring guests.

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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We really liked Priya the last time we were in Chico, so we went back this week. My husband loved the Lamb curry and I enjoyed the Tandoori mixed grill. service was very attentive. when my husband ordered his food extra spicy our waiter brought out samples of more dips he thought we should try. Limited but adequate wine menu.

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Santa Rosa CA
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101 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

One of my daughters and I had the lunch buffet. We both really enjoyed everything. My other daughter ordered off the menu and really enjoyed her meal as well. Our water glasses were kept filled. Service was quite good. This is definitely a go to again place.

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California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have been here twice now, once for dinner, and recently for the buffet lunch. The buffet is a wide variety of foods, sauces, and naan. It is all you can eat and I wish I could eat more it was so good. I love this place!

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Chico, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Best Indian Food in Chico and on par with the best places in the Bay Area. The lunch buffet really stands out and dinner is great too.

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Magalia, CA
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32 reviews 32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

We've been to Priya maybe a dozens times since they opened and the food and service has always been consistently good. I especially like the thin crisps, served with the white, green, and red sauces as an appetizer, the Indian beers, the little fried dough ball with sugar sauce for dessert, and the selection of curries and tandoori dishes. It's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2574 Esplanade, Chico, CA 95973
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chico
  • Phone Number: (530) 899-1055

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?