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117 Northwestern Ave, West Lafayette, IN 47906
765-269-9980
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
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I have eaten at Blue Nile several times for weekday lunches. Typically, service can be a little slow, but that is the pace of the restaurant. Today, it was slow. (If you want your check, proceed to the cash register or you may wait a while!) The food is good. I ate the fattoush, which I highly... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
Shane H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

I have eaten at Blue Nile several times for weekday lunches. Typically, service can be a little slow, but that is the pace of the restaurant. Today, it was slow. (If you want your check, proceed to the cash register or you may wait a while!) The food is good. I ate the fattoush, which I highly recommend for salad.... More 

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Elkhart, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Had been there some years ago, but happily returned with my wife while visiting our old Boiler haunts. Was very pleased with the lamb biryani (tender, spicy lamb cubes on basmati rice.) A half-order with lentil soup was plenty (with obligatory baklava after, of course.) The owner/server/hostess is very friendly & hospitable. This dish was delicious and served piping hot... More 

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

I like Mediterranean food a lot. This is a small place, and not very crowded, not on the street either. The food portion is big, and many dishes you should definitely try out. It is a family business, so you don't have that kind of

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Food is very good. Mom and Pop place run well and some unique choices. We had a Celiac, vegetarian, a 1.5 year old and myself in our party. Everyone ate well with two to go boxes for late night snacks. If you would like your Mediterranean food hotter than mild, just ask and they will make it. Not a fancy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Food is very good. Mom and Pop place run well and some unique choices. We had a Celiac, vegetarian, a 1.5 year old and myself in our party. Everyone ate well with two to go boxes for late night snacks. If you would like your Mediterranean food hotter than mild, just ask and they will make it. Not a fancy... More 

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East Lansing, Michigan
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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I love this place! The food is amazing and the staff is very friendly and helpful. I would recommend the hummus and the schwarma. It's not fancy at all but it's a great value.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Food is very good. Mom and Pop place run well and some unique choices. We had a Celiac, vegetarian, a 1.5 year old and myself in our party. Everyone ate well with two to go boxes for late night snacks. If you would like your Mediterranean food hotter than mild, just ask and they will make it. Not a fancy... More 

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Hobart
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

First time visit. Off the beaten path. It's in West Lafayette and not Lafayette. Small place so you are sitting in top of one another and don't have privacy in your conversations. Windows not kept clean, tile and grout appears dirty due to age. We ordered based on another review that raved about two different items on the menu. First... More 

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Champaign, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Delicious food made with fresh ingredients. Best lamb ka bobs I've had in a long time. Very good falafel as well. Atmosphere is unimpressive therefore I recommend take out.

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Lafayette, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I've eaten at Blue Nile a dozen times and their food is consistently awesome. It's a small place, within walking distance to Purdue's campus, and family run. When you walk in, family members will likely be sitting around the front. Just walk past them and someone will show you where to sit. The staff is extremely friendly and efficient. At... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 117 Northwestern Ave, West Lafayette, IN 47906
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  West Lafayette
  • Phone Number: 765-269-9980

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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