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Mynt

5210 Prospect Rd, San Jose, CA 95129-5018
408-973-9673
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Ranked #322 of 1,906 Restaurants in San Jose
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Saratoga Ave
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English first
Saratoga, California, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Our go-to Indian restaurant. Not the cheapest, but the vest value around. Very good Indian food in a nice setting. Butter chicken is great as is the sea bass. The only issue is a small parking lot. Have come back time and again.

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Austin, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

During my last visit at Mynt I ordered Rogan Josh (Kashmiri Lamb) extra spicy, naan and the Goan Okra Shrimp Curry. The shrimp curry was my favorite - it was mouthwatering. And the lamb was excellent, too. The bread came from their tandoor oven, which makes for authentic taste and texture. We'll be back.

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Fremont, California
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96 reviews 96 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We were there for their lunch buffet. The food was very bland. The baby eggplant was not fully cooked. The chilli chicken was overcooked. The starters were not hot and crispy. The aloo tikki was very soggy. The veg pakoras soft. The staff was very friendly. The naan was hot and fresh. The salad was fresh and good. I liked... More

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Beaverton, Oregon
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

I was treated to the lunch buffet at Mynt by my co-workers who are from India. They recommended this place when we requested to be taken somewhere "authentic". The food was great and the service was good, despite the lunch hour rush. I'm not a huge fan of Indian food myself, however the food here was great and I would... More

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

i often visit this indian restaurant .food is good as well the service .But feel that the menu items especially the main course has very limited items.So if are visiting with the thought of traditional indian items..you will be disappointed.Food is kind of indian fusion kind ,i guess to attract more non indian crowd with shrimp and fish items. they... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

Had a lunch buffet with a friend. Staff was courteous. The food was quiet tasty and was authentic Indian. Choices were good. We were served hot naan and parathas when requested. In all a very good experience. Will definately go back there.

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Budapest, Hungary
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63 reviews 63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

I was working in Sunnyvale and staying in San Francisco so my colleague took me to Mynt for a Friday night dinner. The food was quite good - we had the Manchurian cauliflower, Dal Makhani and Aloo Gobi. There was not as much spicing as I'm used to and it wasn't very hot, but it was delicious and I ate... More

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San Jose, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

My family visited Mynt last week and were very thrilled with the food and the service. There were 7 of us, 2 that are vegans. Mynt was very helpful in assisting all of us novices at Indian food selecting tasty and not too spicy selections. We ordered way too much food and took home enough for a couple of more... More

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Sunnyvale, California
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

Mynt has always been a mediocre restaurant in terms of food and service but yesterday it hit a new low. We were having lunch with a few friends and one of my friends bit on something hard and sharp while having Dal Fry. It turned out to be at least an inch long, sharp, hard piece of plastic! Had she... More

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Fremont, California
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414 reviews 414 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012

Good service & food. There is fusion Indian & typical Punjabi Indian food. We had the chat-pata bhindi which was good nicely done small pieces of bhindi without a lot of oil. The shimla mirch was not spicy but was nicely prepared - a unique dish with shredded paneer & potatoes - not heavy. The tomato mozzarella kofta was a... More

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