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Swagath Indian Cuisine

1060 Trowbridge Rd, suite 3, East Lansing, MI 48823-5248
517-336-0700
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Chicago
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Enjoyed the lunch buffet. Don't know how it ranks against the other Indian buffets in the area, as I have not tried them.

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East Lansing, Michigan
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24 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Swagath has consistently competent Indian food. The inside of this restaurant is quite plain and is somewhat dated, but is relatively clean and pleasant. The food is good, though perhaps a bit dated because they stick to the standard dishes/recipes that patrons love. No part of the cuisine really shines, nor does it give any reason for disappointment. Service is... More

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East Lansing, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Great place for chai masala and an Indian buffet on a Sunday noon. Excellent food with lots of choices. Decor is palin but then again its a buffet. Prices very reasonable and the service is very good.

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Eaton Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I've been looking for a decent curry house in the Lansing area since I moved here from the UK where Indian restaurants aren't so thin on the ground. Having tried Sindhu and Persis, I was looking forward to my visit to Swagath but was prepared to be disappointed. From the moment we stepped in, the wonderful smells reminded me of... More

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East Lansing, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The first time I ate there was for their lunch (buffet), a couple years ago, and they were great. Lately it has not been good. The flavors are bland and the palak paneer, when first opened was the best I had but now its not even creamy, they put tomatoes in it? We were there last Fri night (9/26) and... More

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East Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I used Swagath's for six weeks this summer, needing to cater a dinner for a class I was teaching. The food was absolutely fantastic and they were so accommodating and very generous with the budget we had for the six weeks. I can't recommend them enough if you need catering for any event. The staff was very nice and the... More

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Plano TX
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Swagath has a nice buffet. The Mango Lassi is wonderful but the best thing are the huge Dosa that they make. They don't put them on the menue so you have to order them alacarte, one is good to feed two people. If you get it with the stuffing, they put nuts in there, so just be careful if you... More

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Ovid
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Indian food is my favorite, and the Swagath is of such quality that it has received repeat business from my family. On my birthday, I often choose to eat here. The menu is varied, the wait staff friendly. The atmosphere isn't great, but it isn't bad either, just kind of mediocre. Their lassis are great, with fresh ingredients, which isn't... More

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East Lansing, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Swagath is a friendly, accommodating buffet restaurant. Swagath serves a variety of Indian dishes at their buffet or you may order off the menu. They can accommodate large crowds in their ample dining room and additional dining area toward the back of the restaurant. My family and I love Indian spices and find the meals here good. It is not... More

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15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I think they should get rid of Tandoori Chicken from there Menu, it was just horrible. There was no taste and no spices to the Chicken and it seemed like that I paid for the bones. I wish I could take a picture of the bones and post it, but that will be further disgusting. There South Indian food was... More

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Address: 1060 Trowbridge Rd, suite 3, East Lansing, MI 48823-5248
Phone Number: 517-336-0700
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  East Lansing
Cuisine: Indian

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