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Favorite Indian Restaurant

24052 Mission Blvd, Hayward, CA 94544-1017
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Ranked #11 of 272 Restaurants in Hayward
Price range: $8 - $12
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
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Dining options: Buffet
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Jackson / Foothill
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Dallas, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Had Buffet for lunch.. Standard food... Usual veg and non-veg starter options...12$ for Lunch buffet.

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San Diego, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We decided to try the indian food place across the street from our hotel, and what a great surprise! Favorite Indian Restaurant was amazing! The staff was very friendly (and funny!) as our server kept us entertained with jokes, recommendations and just fun conversation. We got our drinks (great Indian beer selection!) then we hit the buffet. So many great... More 

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San Joaquin Valley, California, United States
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Visiting kin in Hayward, wife, grandson and myself were hungry for dinner and near the main campus of Cal State East Bay, We love East Indian food. It featured a buffet of both Northern And Southern styles. I like the Southern (More spicy) and the spouse prefers Northern. Every type of curry, massala, yogurt, meats, and delicious soups were on... More 

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Hayward, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This place used to be in a much smaller place on A Street before they moved a few years ago to Mission Boulevard. In the process, they toned down the spices and the heat and the food just isn't as interesting as it used to be. Its a comfortable restaurant, much more comfortable than, say Pakwan, further down Mission, but... More 

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Hayward, California
Top Contributor
255 reviews 255 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

For lunch or dinner, you have your choice of selecting from the buffet or ordering off the menu. After eating here several times, these are our favorites: Butter Chicken, Chicken Tikka Masala, Paneer Tikka Masala, Naan (bread) and the mango frozen yogurt to cleanse your palate. They have two other locations, but I have not eaten there, yet.

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San Francisco, California
20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

My wife and I drove 30 plus miles to try out this restaurant. Dinner buffet is not as great as people have mentioned on other reviews. It's average. I have eaten much better food at other places. Probably will not go again.

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Falls Church
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We love Indian buffets and this one is excellent. Usually Indian restaurants have buffets only in the afternoon. This restaurant has buffet dinner Friday, Saturday and Sunday. They have a huge selection which includes both north and south Indian dishes. They bring your water and bread (nan) to to your table and continually refill both as needed. Chai is included... More 

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Best Indian in the area, certainly one of the best food deals. Go for the lunch buffet (there is better quality food at the sit-down dinner service), for a huge meal and skip dinner. Or.. Go for a great dinner.

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Oakland, California
Top Contributor
173 reviews 173 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I love this place! I have reviewed before (in the old location) and am delighted to say that the new, much larger, home is often packed to the doors. My friend and I are predictable, and always eat the same items, but they are so good that we stick with it. The service can be somewhat quirky, but I always... More 

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Fremont, California
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

My family has scoured the East and South Bay looking for Indian lunch buffet. This places pretty much blows them away, bang per buck. There is a wide variety, the place is not packed to the gill with tables, and we even had booth seating (although the seat cushions are a bit worn out) They even bring freshly baked nans... More 

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Additional Information about Favorite Indian Restaurant

Address: 24052 Mission Blvd, Hayward, CA 94544-1017
Phone Number: 510-583-7550
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hayward
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 12
Cuisine: Indian

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