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Zaika Indian Cuisine

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Indian, Wine Bar
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421 3rd St, Niagara Falls, NY 14301
+1 716-804-0444
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Delivery, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff
Description: Zaika Indian Cuisine takes pride in serving the best Indian cuisine in...
Zaika Indian Cuisine takes pride in serving the best Indian cuisine in town. The variety in taste and flavor of Indian food is simply overpowering. We have all day buffet's during lunch and dinner everyday uptil the middle of october.We also offer a la carte menu which lets customers choose the level of spice from super mild to super spicy on a huge variety of dishes.We dont claim to make extraordinary food but we do simple food right and fresh.Our outdoor patio is a perfect place to enjoy beers from india and around the world. We also offer a decent variety of wines and have a full liquor bar. Zaika also offers Indian Breakfast during the peak summer season. Please call to confirm breakfast hours.
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  • 80
    Excellent
  • 58
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cheap and efficient

Its a nice restaurant. You get buffet all day. They have a good selection of Indian beer. Their buffet variety is limited but good enough for what are you paying.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 5, 2015
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Edison, New Jersey
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Edison, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 NEW

Its a nice restaurant. You get buffet all day. They have a good selection of Indian beer. Their buffet variety is limited but good enough for what are you paying.

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Kent, Ohio, USA
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21 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 NEW

We had a very helpful server that day. Unfortunately, when I walked in it was with high expectations. I had looked at the menu and expected a lot more. But they served a limited menu that day, and there was no buffet. As Indian restaurants go, it was good, but average, not exceptional. Great location though! Mango lassi was good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 NEW

I walked in with exceedingly high expectations. I had the dinner buffet. Staff was courteous. The food itself was ok. Flavor trimmed down to the average American. Their mango lassi was my favorite.

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New Hampshire
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 NEW

We loved this little restuarant so much we went both days we were in Niagara. The chicken tikka marsala was fabulous, choice chunks of white meat chicken in an amazing fresh sauce cooked to perfection. The staff were friendly, the owner popped in and again was very personable. We went a little earlier the next day and caught the end... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We did the buffet, it was simple but perfectly assorted. Place was very simply decorated, but the food is delicious! I especially loved the chicken tandoori. The rice was perfect.

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15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

In my personal opinion just want so say that the food is not amazing and the flavor was just spicy, every dishes have the same flavor, flat flavors, I think they do not put attention in the presentation for my is very important and there I can not see the art of the presentation. and the site was so quiet... More 

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Bcheema, Manager at Zaika Indian Cuisine, responded to this review

Dear Sir We sincerely apologize for the unfortunate experience. We really appreciate your feedback. May i please request a receipt number so i can look into it further, if you were charged more than you should be, we certainly would like to correct our mistake. We really like to investigate into this matter, to us customer satisfaction is utmost important.... More 

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29 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I always get the buffet when I go there. You are able to try a bunch of different foods. Very good, make sure you get the naan! I love the Chana Masala and tempura vegetables.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

In USA specially at Niagara Fall, Zaika Indian Cuisine attract all Asians specially Indians and Pakistanis to enjoy meal with full stomach after so much walk. Menu is fully Indian but food quantity is small as compared to price. But it is nice to taste your own in Niagara.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Very disappointed the had a bad like old chicken meet, the service was unfriendly and there was no parking i would never go back

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Mentor, OH
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We dined here bc of the high TA rating. We are glad we did! We were in the area on a weekend trip. Niagara Falls, NY was pretty dead on a cold windy January day. There was only one other party in the place. It was very simply decorated, but the he food is delicious! I especially loved the chicken... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 421 3rd St, Niagara Falls, NY 14301
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Niagara Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 716-804-0444

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Indian, Wine Bar

Description

Zaika Indian Cuisine takes pride in serving the best Indian cuisine in town. The variety in taste and flavor of Indian food is simply overpowering. We have all day buffet's during lunch and dinner everyday uptil the middle of october.We also offer a la carte menu which lets customers choose the level of spice from super mild to super spicy on a huge variety of dishes.We dont claim to make extraordinary food but we do simple food right and fresh.Our outdoor patio is a perfect place to enjoy beers from india and around the world. We also offer a decent variety of wines and have a full liquor bar. Zaika also offers Indian Breakfast during the peak summer season. Please call to confirm breakfast hours.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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