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Kamal Restaurant

140 Howe Street, New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 498-2801
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Ranked #141 of 494 restaurants in New Haven
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- Jul 8, 2014
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11 reviews from our community

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English first
Grandville, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We just ate in for the first time this evening after having ordered take out several times. It appears that most people do take out, as it is almost always somewhat empty inside. You don't go for the decor which is an interesting mix. Instead you go for the food. I debated among the rankings due to this balance. The... More

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Bristol, VA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

I and three friends had a leisurely dinner here and thought the food was uniformly excellent. We ordered a couple of different appetizers and each a different entree, all were top-notch. My lamb curry was some of the best I have ever eaten, and the chicken vindaloo and spicy shrimp curry were to die for! You owe it to yourself... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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154 reviews 154 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
169 helpful votes 169 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2012

Didn't seem to be doing a whole lot of business in the late lunch time (2 p.m.), but the curry was good and the lunch specials reasonably priced.

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Seattle, Washington
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2012

I had a very nice dinner here -- authentic, well-presented, and mostly pretty delicious. The raita was disappointing, but the chicken koorma was some of the best I've had anywhere.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2009

Great place for the buffet

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New Haven, CT
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2009

Our family has been going here for years, mostly for the buffet. It's a very kid-friendly place, and the management and staff are always so welcoming and gracious. The buffet food is extremely tasty, although mostly on the milder side. The decor is a bit lackluster, but still has its own homestyle charm, probably because the people are all so... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2008

Good Indian food. Very nice staff.

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Rochester, New York
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86 reviews 86 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2008

Quality has gone down.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2008

Absolutely the best Indian in New Haven. Our favorite!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2007

Never eat the buffet.

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