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Shalimar

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180 Delaware Avenue, # 6A, Delmar, NY 12054
(518) 439-4200
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Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good fun - nice lunch buffet

We have eaten dinner at the restaurant in Delmar, gotten take out and had the lunch buffet. The food has been consistently good. The lunch buffet during the week is a great value and includes lots of variety - great for trying different dishes.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
PJDavisAllen
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

We have eaten dinner at the restaurant in Delmar, gotten take out and had the lunch buffet. The food has been consistently good. The lunch buffet during the week is a great value and includes lots of variety - great for trying different dishes.

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Delmar, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

My wife and I have eaten here on numerous occasions and have alway thoroughly enjoyed out meal. The only downside is the lack of a liquor license but they allow you to bring your own. We have never had a bad experience and the staff are always plesant.

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15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We get our takeout indian here and love the food. They also have a fabulous lunch time buffet during the week with awesome food, great service and a big turnover so the food is very fresh. Don't miss out on the samosas!

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Albany, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I have not had the pleasure of dining in at Shalimar but I am more than impressed with their take out. I love their selection, authenticity, and flavor. The portions are well sized and they have some of the best naan I have eaten anywhere. The establishment itself is nice, and I look forward to enjoying their lunch buffet sometime... More 

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Voorheesville, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

What else can I say? The food is very flavorful and the service is efficient. We've never had anything but a good meal here.

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Delmar, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We seldom have time to plan a sit-down meal out, but love to order take-out from Shalimar, at least 1x/month. Even with special diets and picky eaters, there is something for every one at Shalimar!

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Delmar, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

I tried Shalimar's again after a previously average experience. I like good Indian food and this is only average. I invited three friends who love Indian food and their opinions were about the same. In fairness to the owners, we went for a late lunch when the buffet was ready to close and the food was probably not at its... More 

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Albany, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I love the opportunity to get authentic cuisine and this is one place where it is available and affordable. We go several times a year with friends and BYOB. We go for the luncheon buffet regularly. I like having the chance to get food that I can't prepare at home and that fits the bill. The people there are always... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Stopped in for the luncheon buffet. Always like the food here, but this time the chicken dishes were little too spicy for me. Vegetables were excellent and service outstanding. Loved the Kheer (rice pudding dessert). Will be back for dinner where I can specify how much spice I want. Good value.

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Troy, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I had never been to an indian restaurant. I was apprehensive about the food but I was pleasantly surprised. The food was great. Loved the buffet so I could try different foods and see what I liked. I liked almost everything to my surprise. I will be going again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 180 Delaware Avenue, # 6A, Delmar, NY 12054
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Delmar
  • Phone Number: (518) 439-4200

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian, Pakistani
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?