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694 University Avenue, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 294-8886
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 14
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  • 9
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very good

This restaurant is very good. We arrived at some time in the middle between lunch and dinner, but they served us. We ordered lamb and chicken and both were very tasty. I do recommend the place!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 20, 2015
Gildardo S
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Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

I went here with my friends because we wanted to try some new food. I ordered the chicken tandoori and it was ok, not many spices. The mixed entrees were good. We'll go back to try new things!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

This restaurant is very good. We arrived at some time in the middle between lunch and dinner, but they served us. We ordered lamb and chicken and both were very tasty. I do recommend the place!

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Beacon, New York
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92 reviews 92 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Decently good Indian food- portions were good. Service was very attentive. A good selections of items on the menu- we tried a few paratha types, paneer dish, pakoras, beer and wine. the food was not too greasy, in all a decent indian place

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Tucson, Arizona
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82 reviews 82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I think this restaurant is in Hillcrest, San Diego ... not La Jolla. It's in the University area and so popular with everyone. Food was OK ... I would have given them an extra point but my shrimp were overcooked. Appetizer sampler can do with re-vamping be replacing the potato with vegetable pakoras or even lamb kebab. We confused the... More 

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San Diego, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I just love this place--Indian with vegan options. Restaurant itself is cozy, and delivery is fast. Veggie pakoras are super.

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nyc
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49 reviews 49 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I'm sure other people that are Indian that go to Indian restaurants will know exactly what I'm talking about. For some reason, when Indian people (or people of Indian descent, like me) go to an Indian restaurant, the staff act very aloof and make you feel like you're under a microscope. And as a mom, traveling with my two teens... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

I have been to many Indian restaurants, but this one, in Hillcrest, is one of the best. Reasonably priced, great food, wonderful atmosphere. It is in a very lively neighborhood, with plenty of places to visit before or after your dinner. Will definitely be back when we go back to San Diego again.

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Missoula, Montana
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136 reviews 136 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This restaurant is part of the Indian Palace "chain" up in La Jolla - and it doesn't disappoint. The spices were perfect, the heat was accurately represented, the Naan bread was delicious and the price point was just right. We will definitely come back to this restaurant.

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San Diego, California
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88 reviews 88 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

The food in their lunch buffet looks good but the taste of the food is just not up to par and lunch here was a big disappointment. Having eaten Indian food at many restaurants in a variety of cities and being big fans of Indian cuisine, we consider ourselves connoisseurs of Indian cuisine. The curries in this buffet had one... More 

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Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Ok so I haven't been to India. So I don't know if it's completely authentic. Owners are Pakistani I think. But I know good food. Actually, this is excellent food! The service? The waiters are sooooo attentive and on top of everything. I even think they may be overstaffed. But hey, I'm a happy camper when I'm there. Decor- i... More 

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Additional Information about India Palace

Address: 694 University Avenue, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92103
Phone Number: (619) 294-8886
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Indian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 694 University Avenue, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92103
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: (619) 294-8886

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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