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Namaste Cuisine of India and Nepal

1520 Deborah Rd, SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124
505-896-3126
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Ranked #1 of 100 Restaurants in Rio Rancho
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $19
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet
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  • English first
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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Great food, friendly people. My go to place for Indian food. My wife is Indian, from S.A. , and loves it as much as i do. I have only eaten the buffet and go there regularly. Thanks, Namaste.

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Albuquerque
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I am sick of reading reviews from people who think chain restaurants serve good food. It tastes the same regardless of where you eat it in America because some chemist and food panel prepares it that way in a lab. Don't go to Namaste thinking you'll get the same tasting stuff as a chain. This is real food at Namaste,... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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47 reviews 47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Took my husband for his birthday with the familia. Always have a great time there. The family that owns it are friendly and the food is top notch. One of the best Indian food restaurants in the area.

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Rio Rancho
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I love Namaste. They never, ever, disappoint. We took my mother over the Christmas break while she was visiting from San Diego. She and I both had the Tandoori Chicken and wine with the meal. My husband had the Lentils. Namaste is one of the few places I know of that you can truly satisfy both vegetarians and carnivores at... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We have never had a bad meal. The owners work there and are always friendly. They keep the glasses full, even when busy. I love the chicken korma and my husband loves the tanori chicken.

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Albuquerque, Nm
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121 reviews 121 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I've eaten here twice, once for the lunch buffet and recently for dinner off the menu. I enjoy the buffet because of the variety of foods available but the dinner was fantastic as well. The restaurant is clean, nicely decorated, warm, and the servers are very attentive and friendly. The food is phenomenal and it just smells incredible as soon... More 

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

My husband, kids and I have made this a regular place. The food is always superb and the owners are really nice! Our favorites include chicken vindaloo, rack of lamb and vegetable chow chow. Reasonable pricing..highly recommend!!

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This place is always packed during lunch time so get there early. They offer an all you can eat buffet, the food is wonderful and the price is very reasonable. My favorites are the spinach, the meatballs, the butter chicken and, of course, the naan bread. Finish it off with mango custard or rice pudding. I can't decide which one... More 

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The only thing better than the fabulous food is the superb service! This is a restaurant that my husband & I never get tired of coming to!

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My favorite meal at Namste is the lunch buffet because I don't know the names of all the dishes on the menu. The buffet gives me a chance to learn about Nepalese and Tibetan food. Everything is delicious and all the food is at the correct temperature. Some buffets have food that is too cool on the steam table but... More 

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Additional Information about Namaste Cuisine of India and Nepal

Address: 1520 Deborah Rd, SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Phone Number: 505-896-3126
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Rio Rancho
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 19
Cuisine: Indian

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