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Bukhara Indian Bistro

16718 Wayzata Blvd., Wayzata, MN 55391-1410
(952) 476-7997 ‎
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Ranked #5 of 38 Restaurants in Wayzata
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Saint Louis Park, Minnesota
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49 reviews 49 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

Had read a lot about Bukhara and considering it was started by someone who previously owned Taste of India ( Oh! wow!) and India Palace ( Oh! Oh!) Then they talked at length about Mughlai style of cooking. I should have known better. We went in expecting great food and we were treated to mediocre food that is served in... More 

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We visited Bukhara on a Saturday night with a group of four people. The Samosas were great, served with a flavorful chutney. Each of us ordered a different entree. I enjoyed the chicken tikka masala and my wife had a vegetarian masala with chickpeas. Everything arrived to the table in a timely manner and was served hot. Our friends were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

While visiting friends in Plymouth from the UK, we ordered take out from Bukhara... I have had Indian food in the US before, but none as tasty as this!!

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Houston, Texas, USA
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58 reviews 58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The vegetable samosas were good, but a little dry. I enjoyed the lamb biryani and naan, but nothing really stood out for me. I would probably give them another shot when I'm back in town; maybe try something else from the menu.

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Long Beach, California
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207 reviews 207 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Indian food is not one of our favorites but we like good curry. Felt it lacked something. There were no other people in there and that should have been our first clue. Won't be back

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Indian restaurants are one a mile in twin cities. But they are also as common as it gets in terms of taste. Bukhara presents a difference, We tried the buffet twice just to make sure the first time was not just a hit and miss case of getting good food. Naans are always freshly provided at the table. The refills... More 

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Minneapolis
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9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Buffet's are usually bland; inoffensive. Not here. This is excellence, available every day. Not only are there the standard Indian fares, Palak Paneer, Tandoori Chicken, but Fish Masala, Lentil Soup and a host of other offerings. The host will greet you with a smile, the wait staff is fast and helpful and the interior design is pleasant without ever being... More 

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Plymouth, Minnesota
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107 reviews 107 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Bukhara is excellent! The chef's recipes are more complex than other Indian restaurants in the Cities with lovely flavor profiles. While everything that we've ever tried here, we've enjoyed, our particular favorites are the Rogan Josh spicy and the Chicken Tikka Marsala mild. We also highly recommend the Beef Samosa - one order of two can easily be split for... More 

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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43 reviews 43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

A small restaurant tucked in a strip mall. These places usually have the best food. This place definitely delivers! If you like spicy Indian food this is where to go. They have seafood, beef, vegetarian and chicken options. Unlike most Indian restaurants the naan portion was generous. The level of spice I asked for was more than superb. Price was... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Located in a strip mall this restaurant is run by an Indian family and all the servers and reseptionists are Indian. The booths are comfortable and the atmosphere pleasant. The wait staff is polite and helpful. The friends we were with enjoy Indian food and claimed that his was the best of the best. The plain naan and the garlic... More 

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Additional Information about Bukhara Indian Bistro

Address: 16718 Wayzata Blvd., Wayzata, MN 55391-1410
Phone Number: (952) 476-7997 ‎
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Wayzata
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Indian

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