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Sakoon

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357 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1256 (Castro & California)
Bus stops: Train Station: Mountain View Caltrain, VTA Light Rail
650-965-2000
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11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Phenomenal Buffet

Not much of a buffet fan, but this place is quite impressive. Food couldn't be fresher. Highly recommended.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
RickRokk
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Campbell, California
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Terryville, Connecticut
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170 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

delicious indian food. lovely sidewalk tables. excellent service. best samosas and raita i've had. the bhuna gosht was excellent, as was the ki aloo tikki. the sunehri murgh was just so-so

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Campbell, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Not much of a buffet fan, but this place is quite impressive. Food couldn't be fresher. Highly recommended.

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Dublin, California
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

First of all, we visited their new Fremont location, not the Mountain View one. We had seen positive reviews about the Mountain View restaurant on the local PBS station. They were very courteous in seating, and helped us with ordering a variety of dishes. The tandoori seabass and lamb curry were the highlights of a multi-course meal for six adults.... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

This is a lovely place to have your dinner with your family after a stroll in down town Mountain View. The food is of good quality, the Malai Kofta is out of the world! You will be lucky, if you get a seating in the front; the back side tables are not up to standards. The service is good. The... More 

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Mountain View, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Good Indian food in a nice atmosphere with good service. Love the chicken biryani and the tandoori lamb. Last time I was there, it was for a pre-theater dinner. They made a point of making sure we didn't have to wait for our food and we got out in plenty of time.

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Mountain View, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I found Sakoon about a year ago now and I love the food. They have a fantastic ambiance as well. It's a very good restaurant for a romantic dinner. They staff there are also very nice and are very attentive. The food is excellent. I've had Indian food in India and other places around the world, my my favorite is... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Service was excellent -- attentive and timely -- and food was very good with large enough portions that we had delicious leftovers for the next day. I thought the wine was overpriced given the quality. The dining room banquettes need some updating. The cushion of the one I sat in had a round shaped indentation from so many people sitting... More 

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Mountain View, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

I love Indian cuisine. My husband likes it on my birthday and other special occasions. We both really like Sakoon. The service is exceptional and suggests dishes that we will both enjoy. I rolled out of there I ate so much.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

i was told that its one of the best place for Indian food and i wasn't disappointed, although finding parking was painful but thats same with any restaurant in Castro street. Loved the ambiance, staff is very helpful and food was also great...

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Austin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

This was my first Indian food experience and I enjoyed it very much. It's a very warm and comfortable atmosphere. The staff are very nice and the food was delicious. Numerous gluten free options clearly marked on the menu, and staff was pleasant when answering my questions about ingredients. Would definitely recommend and return.

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Additional Information about Sakoon

Address: 357 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1256
Phone Number: 650-965-2000
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
Cuisine: Indian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 357 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-1256
    (Castro & California)
  • Public Transportation: Bus stops: Train Station: Mountain View Caltrain, VTA Light Rail
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: 650-965-2000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm

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