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Masala Indian Kitchen

2208 Kaliste Saloom Rd, Lafayette, LA 70508
+1 337-981-6858
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Ranked #16 of 477 Restaurants in Lafayette
Price range: $10 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Dessert, Indian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations, Private Dining
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English first
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

If you are visiting Layfayette and are tired of Cajun food and all things deep fried, this is the place for you. We had the Chicken Tika and lamb roganjosh and both were excellent! Medium spiced is the way to go for both dishes. Service was great, prices are reasonable (especially compared to a big city) and the atmosphere is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We drive 2 and 1/2 hours just to eat here. Excellent everytime. We travel for work all over the US and this is the best Indian food ever. We highly recommend it.

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My co-worker and I have a standing date every week for "Masala Monday" - their lunch special is the butter chicken that day. It is probably my favorite dish in all of Lafayette. They have a "thali" for lunch daily - it's sort of like an Indian bento box - includes a cup of soup, side salad, samosas, naan, dipping... More 

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Lafayette, LA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Now we aren't particularly knowledgeable about what constitutes great Indian food, but my husband and I love this restaurant. We've had Indian friends think highly of the food, so should be authentic. The pakoras app is so yummy; really haven't had a dish we didn't like. Desserts are ridiculously good.

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New Iberia, Louisiana
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I always enjoy my experience with Masala. Sometimes the spice level is not consistent. I have had the Indian hot where I was burning on the inside, and the hot where i have not tasted it at all. But overeall am always always always always beyond pleased with my food and my service.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Had lunch take out. Had a very spicy Masala chicken salad. It was excellent. One of my favorite places to dine in as well.

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Opelousas, Louisiana
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I'm not an expert on Indian food but I did live in Karachi, Pakistan and remember the food. This was as good if not better. I went with a friend and we had 2 main entrees. She had the Salmon Masala (w/extra spice) and I had the Butter Chicken. I don't know why they call it Butter Chicken because it... More 

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Lafayette, Louisiana
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35 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Great atmosphere. I have been here 3 times for dinner so decided to try lunch. They have a weekday daily special which is basically a sampler of entrée, veg, naan bread, appetizer, salad, lentil soup. Great presentation -- love the food. Good value, great service.

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102 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I have been eating at Masala Indian Kitchen for years! I also have traveled a lot and have eaten at Indian restaurants all over! So now, I can honestly say, that Masala tops them all! Yes, in Lafayette, LA, again, we have the best food - even Indian food! The lunch special is a DEAL!! Dinner is always lovely! I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I live 1 1/2 hours from Masala. My husband and I try to get out that way every 2-3months. It's a special treat for us. We love their food. Never had a poor dining experience. Excellent wait staff. Deserts are a treat for the mouth and the eye. We shall keep coming back. Their chicken tikka masala is excellent. Their... More 

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Additional Information about Masala Indian Kitchen

Address: 2208 Kaliste Saloom Rd, Lafayette, LA 70508
Phone Number: +1 337-981-6858
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Lafayette
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: Dessert, Indian

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