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Kalachandji's Palace & Restaurant

5430 Gurley Ave, Dallas, TX 75223-1851 (East Dallas)
214-821-1048
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Ranked #228 of 3,055 Restaurants in Dallas
Price range: $0 - $20
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian, Vegan, Vegetarian
Dining options: Buffet
Neighborhood: East Dallas
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Dining options: Buffet
Neighborhood: East Dallas
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Hurst, Texas
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151 reviews 151 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

First, if you're a vegan, this place must be heaven. If you're not a vegan and enjoy traditional Indian food, like me, you will realize they serve a variety of vegetarian foods and flavors from several different cultures, including Indian. Only you can decide if you like or not. The food is served buffet style and allows you to choose... More

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Zephyr, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

To start, this was not an Indian restaurant so I am not sure why it is listed as one. Each dish was okay, but this was not Indian food at all. It was actually a mix of Thai, Chinese, Greek, etc. which isn't bad if you want different types of food at one time. I agree with Eric S. in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

Another veggie restaurant in Dallas! Very spiritual setting (in a Hari Krishna temple but the restaurant is in its own separate room and courtyard). Excellent Indian influenced food. No booze but the Tamarind Cooler is lovely. Buffet style.

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Chicago, Illinois
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76 reviews 76 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The food choices were so bad that it's a shame. I was surprised that they even call this a restaurant because there was no food apart from like a raw salad buffet. The only thing I liked about this place was the temple, which was surprisingly full of White Americans part of the Hare Krishna movement! The temple looked good,... More

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Dallas, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I eat here all the time and love the fact that, as vegetarians, we can eat anything on the menu. The food is excellent but the menu is limited so it's best to check their Web site to see what's for dinner that evening, my personal favorite is the eggplant parmigiana. However, no matter what else they... More

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Alachua, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Our most desirable place to have dinner when we are in Dallas area. Being vegetarian there is no other place in Dallas area to have pure and scrumptious vegetarian meal. always a great verity of dishes on menu. Beautiful in-door and our-door patio sitting with soft music. when you are there and ready for desserts try their Blueberry and Suji... More

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Kalachandji's is in the Krishna temple and staffed by residents. It's a vegetarian buffet with a nice selection of tasty, but not overly-spicy foods. The courtyard seating area is very nice. I've never observed any proselytizing. If you are interested in the Krishna's you can wander the halls a bit.

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Denver, Colorado
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51 reviews 51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Loved this place!!! Make no mistake it's located inside a temple that's located inside the ghetto. What you will find inside is heavenly Indian food. When we arrived we were totally confused about how you pay. You basically just jump in line, grab a plate, hit the buffet, and sit. Eventually a waiter magically appears right as your thinking dessert... More

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Tyler, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

This buffet restaurant is located near the Arboretum in an old church building. The food was fresh, nicely prepared and was vegetarian and/or vegan.

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Dallas, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I wanted to review Kalachanji's because it is simply one of my favorite places on earth where I love to go to get energized. The food is blessed with the divine energies of the staff who prepare fresh vegetarian meals filled with loving kindness. Aside from the meal itself, treat yourself to a brief meditation in the temple and sit... More

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