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Banana Leaf

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$$$
Thai, Asian fusion, Malaysian
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McCarthy Ranch Shopping Center, 182 Ranch Dr. (McCarthy Blvd.), Milpitas, CA 95035
408-719-9811
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Sunday
Closed
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Good for:
Families with children

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 86
    Excellent
  • 53
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Must visit restaurent in Milpitas !

I love Roti Paratha !!! Bit expensive but worth it ! You may have to wait also but wait is worth too ! Food is so tasty that you will forget about all the wait time. Do try it !

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
mukulb77
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Bangalore
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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Bangalore
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

I love Roti Paratha !!! Bit expensive but worth it ! You may have to wait also but wait is worth too ! Food is so tasty that you will forget about all the wait time. Do try it !

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

One word for this restaurant - "Awesome". You go there any time, you will have to wait.. But this wait is worth.. Awesome food... and nice hospitality...

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Phoenix, Arizona
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

It's always packed so get there early for lunch or wait till 1P when the crowd thins out just a bit. I try to come here each visit.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

After signing the credit authorization slip, waiter claimed the charge did not go through. I showed manager my immediate email notification from Visa, showing pending charge from Banana Leaf. Manager insisted I must pay again. Now I have TWO pending charges from Banana Leaf for same bill. The amount is small, but truly wrong in principle to attempt to charge... More 

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Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Had a dinner with friends. Looks like always packed and had to wait for our turn. However, the food was good. Had Malay and Indian stuff. Tasty food and a should try place.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Been here a couple of times and both times the restaurant was packed so had to wait with a beer - but worth it so don't be put off. This is a noisy, busy sociable place maybe not the best for a quiet dinner. Food is an asian mix of Thai and Malaysian styles but all very good. This is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

I have been twice to this restaurant (so far) and both the times their parantha with curry sauce was my favourite. I experimented a little and tried black pepper aubergine, absolutely worthy the risk. One of the interesting dishes I have tried in a while. However, I wish I could say the same for the cocktails, drinks. I tried their... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
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56 reviews 56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This place is really popular for good reason. You get authentic Malaysian food that's perfectly prepared and absolutely delicious, and the prices are reasonable for the area. Service is also quite good, though the kitchen is usually faster than the bar. The coconut rice is amazing!!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

I had the pineapple rice and some type of curry chicken it was great. The service was fantastic and it has a great environment.

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London, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We were told we were very lucky to get a table in this very busy restaurant - and it was so worth it! The pratas were as flaky and yum as people had told us, the aubergine tasted great and overall it was a lip-smacking meal.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: McCarthy Ranch Shopping Center, 182 Ranch Dr. (McCarthy Blvd.), Milpitas, CA 95035
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Milpitas
  • Phone Number: 408-719-9811

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 35
  • Cuisine: Thai, Asian fusion, Malaysian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:45 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:45 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:45 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:45 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?