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Kama Bistro

9 S La Grange, La Grange, IL 60525
(708) 352-3300
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Ranked #2 of 56 Restaurants in La Grange
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Price range: $12 - $20
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Sat - Sun 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian, Pakistani
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Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: La Grange / US 20
Transit: BNSF metra.
Description: Kama Bistro is named after the Indian cupid, the god of love and passion, symbolizing the aesthetic pleasure of the senses. Indulge your senses and experience the passion Kama brings to its food and service. This is not your ordinary Indian food. Kama Bistro’s menu puts an emphasis on fresh, high quality ingredients. Freshly ground spices go into sauces made from scratch every day. Homemade paneer (cottage cheese), all-natural chicken and prime domestic lamb make for superior protein. Everything is prepared to order to ensure its quality. The menu is rounded out with innovative cocktails, diverse wine and a select microbrew list to accompany your food. The martinis, including mango, cinnamon pleasure, pineapple and cucumber chili, are always made from fresh fruit purees and homemade syrups, all-natural and a perfect balance to spicy food.
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Lee's Summit, Missouri
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I don't have the chance to eat Indian food on a regular basis so when this was a choice for our dining I was ready. La Grange has a great line of restaurants on Burlington Ave and this is just one of many I have loved. Our server, Agnieszka, made the experience even better by her suggestions and information. She... More

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Illinois, United States
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This is a great new location for Kama Bistro and they made the right choice. Pleasantly pleased and surprised by the warm atmosphere and the delicious Indian fushion flavors. Must try the lamb tacos...it will definitley make you want to come back for more! Sat at the bar and had a cocktail and appetizer and learned more about the menu... More

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Carlsbad, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

So, My parents are feom India. We eat at many indian restaurants from Cali (where we live) to chicago (where I was born and raised). This place is awesome! Great food, wine and beer! Parking was easy for us on a Friday night too. Go. Dont walk, just sprint and make rez too.

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Westmont, Illinois
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61 reviews 61 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Don't be fooled by the lack of web site or the Facebook page which suggests it is a vegan restaurant. This little jewel in La Grange is a big surprise. Sensational, creative Indian fusion which seems to mesh Malaysian and other wonderful tastes with the creative use of sea foods and other proteins. Everything we tried was well executed, fresh... More

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4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The father of the owner is the source of some of the traditional recipes on the menu, but the owners of this innovative Indian restaurant in charming La Grange are wholly responsible for the creative and innovative take on Indian fusion food. Try the mussels and the lamb chops--they exceed any I've had anywhere. Andy, the waiter is fantastic! Ask... More

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Chicago NW Suburbs, IL
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

I love hot, my friend hates hot and we both loved the food. The waitress was a font of information and we both were totally pleased by her recommendations after she took our likes into account. Nice atmosphere, good wine, great food.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I dined here with family and grandchildren. After a long wait, my husband finally had to go find someone to take our drink orders. He had to find a server several more times during the meal! Our meals all came out at different times; several of us were finished before 2 in our party were even served. Food was only... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

I have never had Indian food before but my gf has. She rated it the best she ever had, I enjoyed it very much and the staff was so friendly and helpful to someone who has never tried Indian food before. I took the knowledgeable waitress' recommendations and I enjoyed it very much. My gf went for some very hot... More

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20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Food: High quality ingredients with actual taste of Indian food. I tried the Goan fish curry and chicken biryani. Both were excellent and tasteful just as they came. No need to ask for less or extra hot! Ambiance: unlike the typical Indian restaurant with an overdose of art and a unnecessary traditionalism, Kama is a balance between modern and contemporary.... More

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Oak Forest, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Just had a very tasty lunch with a friend who had never had Indian food, I have had it a couple of times this was delicious. We both enjoyed it thoroughly,our server Ally was most helpful explaining the variety of dishes on the menu.

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