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Baingan

94 River Road, Shelton, CT
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Ranked #2 of 123 restaurants in Shelton
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Open about 2 months, absolutely delicious food and best service, very attentive and huge selection cooked how you wanted it, we will definitely go back!
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: Open about 2 months, absolutely delicious food and best service, very attentive and huge selection cooked how you wanted it, we will definitely go back!
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English first
Titusville, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We have been on business for two weeks and this is the best food so far. Don't pass up the bread basket, the naan is amazing. We had a few curries and the dessert was amazing. Work you way through the menu...it's amazing.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We are so happy to have good Indian food in town! They are always so friendly here. The food is yummy. We order a lot of the vegetarian entrees and have never been disappointed. We have not had any problems with spicing, usually we order medium and that's what we get. When we have leftovers wrapped we order extra naan... More

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Shelton, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

What can I say, Baingan makes you feel right at home when you walk in the door. We have been going to the restaurant almost since it opened. Their staff is always courteous, knowledgeable, and looking out for your best interest. I say that because I attempted to order a "hot" dish and they warned me against it, knowing my... More

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CT
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

I have been coming here since they opened and their food is always really good and the service is great, too! I love the booths in the front two rooms, so cozy and warm in the winter. And, I like the fact that you could sit outside on a nice day in the summer on a pretty good sized deck... More

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shelton
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Frequent this place often because of its proximity. All the foods are great but try their dal (lentil) , lamb chili do piyaza, lamb saag , paneer bhurji, goat curry, papri chat, aloo tikki..yumm..

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Beacon Falls, Connecticut
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53 reviews 53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

I definitely consider myself a "foodie" but for years, I would always say that the only ethnicity of food I didn't care for was Indian. This is mainly because I went to places that were not to the caliber of Baingan and I only tried dishes with curry out of ignorance of the other options. My brother and his wife... More

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New Haven, Connecticut
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157 reviews 157 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

I brought home take-out from here for the first time- I lived in the area for years and I had no idea about this place! It is on River Rd/ Rt 110 just south of where Route 8 crosses the Housatonic River. The food is very good, and you can tell the quality of the food is high. Overall, we... More

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

I was at the Baigan with my family and friends ...its one oft he best restaurant i have ever been....food is amazing ...staffs r friendly .....owner is very welcoming ...location is the best ...over all A +........ ...i highly recomment everyone to try this place ......this restaurant has got my five star rating .....will definately go there again :)

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Branford, Connecticut, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Love this place. Very good food, I must say it's more authentic food, excellent service and beautiful view. This is my fifth visit, will be back in two weeks. Must try this location.

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Seymour, Connecticut
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Not the first time we have visited but would love to go more often. We think the food is wonderful, the staff attentive, they cook the food how you want it and their thin crisp cracker with sauces is wonderful, not sure what the right name is but love it. Great indoor or out and you can see the river... More

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