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15 Park Avenue, Clifton Park, NY 12065
518-348-1494
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Today
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • 32
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Love the buffet

The staff are incredibly friendly and attentive. The weekend Buffet is always fresh and the food is amazing. Its a great prices for all you can eat. Definitely the best Indian food in the area

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
travelingqueen9207
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Upstate New York
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Upstate New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The staff are incredibly friendly and attentive. The weekend Buffet is always fresh and the food is amazing. Its a great prices for all you can eat. Definitely the best Indian food in the area

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Montgomery, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Everything you would expect at a lunch buffet. Condiments, soup, plain and garlic naan, appetizers, along with four vegetable dishes and three meat. Have been here three times and the quality has been consistent. Decently spicy too, unlike some places that seem to pander to bland American tastes.

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Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This is quite good Indian food, very pleasant interior if modest, very attentive service. Very well prepared, very fresh. Garlic nan a treat, haven't seen that, tandoori chicken very fresh and moist. Onion chutney not at all bitter as it is some places. Spicy chicken dish was excellent. Very cheap for what is offered, and how well prepared.

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Latham, New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

wonderful food , excellent service . This restaurant is comfortable and very clean. All the food I've had has been very good , spice level is right on the money. One of the best buffets in the area. Highly recommended.

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Latham, New York
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25 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

A friend and I were out shopping and decided to grab a bite; we did not want one of the many chains. We settled on Shalimar and we were very happy we did. The buffet had a nice range to choose from. We sampled many dishes and then enjoyed a very tasty rice pudding for dessert. Our only complaint was,... More 

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Senior Contributor
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21 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Very good buffet with nice options to choose from. Nan was also good, although only a few pieces were brought out at a time so often there was a line waiting for more. Tables are very close together, so getting in and out was a little challenge. Some minor inconveniences, but the food was worth it. Plus dinner for four... More 

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Senior Contributor
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42 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

First time to try Indian food and here is what I think about shalimar: -very nice staff -fast service -delicious food -small place Would recommend it to anyone!

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Fell in love with this place when they had $5 all you can eat buffet on Central Ave. New location doesn't have as much heart, but parking is better. Staff a bit colder compared to former downtown location , but NOT unfriendly (maybe this has to do with now being located in an impersonal strip mall?). Cleanl! Prices fair, food... More 

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Rock Island, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Yesterday we ran into Shalimar when we went to the TD Bank and so glad we did! The lunch buffet was very good and only $7.99. They also have Baklava for sale by the register so we got some to bring home. Restaurant was clean and waiters were very attentive.

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Clifton Park, New York, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I am not a big spice person so I only eat the less spicy dishes. But this restaurant has a yummy buffet! The food was fresh and the aroma was amazing. The employees were very nice and very attentive. I had chicken tandoori, chicken masala, rice, naan bread and coconut naan bread. Oh talking about it makes me want to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 15 Park Avenue, Clifton Park, NY 12065
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Clifton Park
  • Phone Number: 518-348-1494

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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