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Klay Oven - CLOSED

414 N Orleans St, Chicago, IL 60654-4421 (Near North Side)
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Price range: $30 - $30
Cuisines: Indian
Neighborhood: Near North Side
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations, Delivery
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Hubbard
Transit: Brown Line Merchandise Mart

26 reviews from our community

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English first
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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75 reviews 75 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Had a Chicken madras and Tikka with naan and rice at Chicago OTC. Food was decent but the service guy appeared decidedly aloof and reserved (typical of Indians settled in the US when they interact with supposedly fellow Indians) We asked for a commensurate meal options for three people and without even pausing for second to get our question right,... More 

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Montgomery, Alabama
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013 via mobile

I came across this little restaurant on the way to the Frank Lloyd Wright House. Simple lunch buffet with a wide variety to choose from, including vegetable, lamb, and chicken. The food was tasty. The rice pudding however lacked some flavor and was lumpy. The service wasn't quite take it or leave it, just reserved. Overall, I liked the place,... More 

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Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

I adore Indian Food. These guys would be right up the street from my hotel. But the locals say they lost their lease and are looking for a new place. So this is just a warning that they simply don't exist right now.

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New York
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66 reviews 66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

My wife and I ate at Klay Oven in Oak Park for several meals over the past two years. Klay Oven serves tasty, delicious Indian food. We often go for either the lunch special or lunch buffet. The atmosphere is relaxed and the service is attentive. I would recommend a visit to Klay Oven for savory Indian food.

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Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012

Have been to the Oak Park location several times. Food was just okay; attitude "take the money and run!" Could have cared less.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2012

It was a slow night and we were the only people in the restaurant so I felt bad for the staff. I couldn't understand why the place wasn't packed! The food was amazing and the staff were extremely nice. I can't wait to try it again!

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Chicago, Illinois
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43 reviews 43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2011

The buffet for lunch is very good, never been to the dinner. The tandori chicken and the daily curred are quite good and the place is clean, good place for lunctime.

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Rockville, Maryland
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68 reviews 68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2011

This is a clean comfortable restaurant with an affordable lunch buffet for 11.95. I took a group of 12 people meting at the Holiday Inn Mark Place and everyone enjoyed it and some plan to go back later in the week for the both the quality and quantity. The buffet makes it easy to fit it in to a busy... More 

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Lake Forest, Illinois
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126 reviews 126 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2011

My meal at Klay Oven was a wonderful and relaxing experience. The service was impeccable and classy is the best word to describe them. The mango lassi was one of the best I have ever head, and the same goes for the samosas and the naan bread, which I could not stop eating. For the entree, I ordered the palak... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2010

I took my boyfriend here for his birthday dinner and it was a really great experience. The service was excellent and the staff was extremely friendly and accommodating. The food was delicious. We both agree that its the best Indian food we've ever had.

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Additional Information about Klay Oven

Address: 414 N Orleans St, Chicago, IL 60654-4421
Phone Number: 312-527-3999
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Indian

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