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1107 North Broadway, Rochester, MN 55906
(507) 288-6280
Today
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 27
    Very good
  • 8
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  • 2
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Tasty

Good buffet, lots of puffy naan and samosas. The chicken tikka masala was good and the pakoras yummy. They had papadams.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 20, 2015
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Menomonie, Wisconsin
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Menomonie, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Good buffet, lots of puffy naan and samosas. The chicken tikka masala was good and the pakoras yummy. They had papadams.

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Villa Rica, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We stopped in to the India Garden Buffet around 1:30 PM, and it was not crowded. The food was really good, but if you do not like fairly spicy food, it may be too much spice for your pallet. There was a nice selection of dishes on the buffet. The atmosphere was pleasant, and it was a great value at... More 

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Rochester, Minnesota
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117 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We loved this Indian cuisine. I had the chicken Burundi and omg was it good! In fact I think that's what I'll get from now on! The hubs had a platter and loved it also! Voted best Indian for the past 8 years for a reason!

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Duluth, Minnesota
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75 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We like to go to Indian buffets. During a recent visit to Mayo Clinic we visited this restaurant twice for lunch (once to try it out, and then a return because we liked it so much). There must have been something like 6 or 7 main dishes, plus samosas and pakoras, two different kinds of rice, and a small salad... More 

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Rochester, Minnesota, United States
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We enjoyed the food and varied buffet selections. We will return again. The only thing I think they could improve is the decor, some of it seems a bit too worn. But it still is one of our favorite Indian places in Rochester. Attentive serivice!

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Rochester, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I was excited to have some real authentic indian food. I grew up on a lot of indian recipes including; samosa, parathas, chicken curry etc. The ambiance of the restaurant is just basic but I am not one to judge the restaurant, the waitress came over and took our orders. I had the chicken tikka masala with rice and I... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This place hardly deserves a star at minimum. Had Indian food in Branson, MO and they did not tone down spices at all. Flavor was amazing there. The food here is not comparable to say the least. The rice wasn't sweet and the meat was tough. I won't come here again. I'm sad that I wasted my money here. (Note:... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

food was salty when the food was to go , service not good enough when we were inside, some times the rice not cook good , the place look like not clean i think because it is old furniture

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Our server could not speak English, so I could not ask questions about the menu. I ordered the "mix grill" (spelling from the menu), 20 dollars and definitely not worth it. The rice was well prepared, but every piece of meat was dry and hard to chew. The "salad" consisted of wilted iceberg and 2 slices of tomatoe served on... More 

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Eyota, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

India Garden has a great lunch buffet. Excellent food including tandoori chicken. It's a little expensive for lunch, but well worth the treat!

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Additional Information about India Garden

Address: 1107 North Broadway, Rochester, MN 55906
Phone Number: (507) 288-6280
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: Indian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1107 North Broadway, Rochester, MN 55906
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: (507) 288-6280

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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