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Cafe Roti

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200 Parkview Pl, Lakeland, FL 33805-4548
+1 863-688-2800
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Today
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 87
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Worth the drive

We have been eating here since the beginning of this restaurant! Never once been let down in quality or service. We come from the opposite end of town at least one time a week for this exotic food! Have tried everything on the menu and have our favorites but every dish is exceptional and extremely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
jennparker61
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Lakeland, Florida
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Lakeland, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

We have been eating here since the beginning of this restaurant! Never once been let down in quality or service. We come from the opposite end of town at least one time a week for this exotic food! Have tried everything on the menu and have our favorites but every dish is exceptional and extremely well prepared. Never one time... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

Great food...across from LRMC...Having this Indian restaurant in Lakeland is wonderful. So glad when they opened

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

From the outside you might question your decision to try Cafe Roti. The inside lacks atmosphere but it is clean. However , the food and the service more than make up for the lack of ambiance. The sauces are various and each can be prepared to the degree of "hotness" you desire. Our group of traveling foodies have tried most... More 

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Matlock, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The first visit was in November 2014 and I thought I'd found a real treasure. The food was good and just as described and the service was excellent although the place itself lacks any ambience as there are just Formica topped tables and harsh lighting. On the second occasion I ordered exactly the same dish which turned out to be... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This place has definitely become our favorite go to place for lunch and dinner. Lunch is a GREAT value and the food os cooked to order with the spice level you request. Staff is more than accommodating to Amy special requests you mau have. We have to travel to the other side of town for this food but do so... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Yes it's a little bit pricey for lunch, but it's is worth every penny, if you're into great tasting food.... I can't wait to go for dinner. You would spend nearly this for the better fast foods... The service was very pleasant. ( This is NOT "fast food" ) Service was as expected for the meal presented. Was fairly busy... More 

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Ancaster
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Once I heard that this restaurant served lamb, my friend and I decided to try it. We were NOT disappointed! Each bite was better than the last and the surroundings were interesting. We will return for more next month and recommend it to anyone who craves something different.

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Winter Haven, Florida
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54 reviews 54 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I couldn't really find anything to fault this place on, but neither could I find anything great to say either. It is the only place in the area for Indian food. During our visit the service was average, as was the atmosphere. I thought the wait for dinner was a bit longer than I might have expected, but then they... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I have never tried Indian food before until my dad made me. It is now my favorite restaurant! Try the butter chicken, it is the best! BTW, I am 10 years old and love cafe roti

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Lakeland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This was my first visit to this restaurant and will most likely be my last. I walked in at around 2 PM for lunch there was no other customer in the restaurant besides myself. I was lead down a hallway into a very dimly lit dining area and seated. The server took my drink order and did not return with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 200 Parkview Pl, Lakeland, FL 33805-4548
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-688-2800

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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