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India's Restaurant-A Taste of Paradise

#426 of 6,970 Restaurants in Houston
#453 of 7,512 Places to Eat in Houston
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5704 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77057
(713) 266-0131
Today
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Buffet, Delivery, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 32
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
An institution in Houston

When my Indian friend recommended India to us, we didn't hesitate 1 second. I must admit, we were not disappointed at all. In fact, I wouldn't hesitate a bit to recommend India to my friends. We went for dinner on a Friday evening and we were very pleased. We went back for their Sunday brunch... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
Garry D
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Pinecrest, Florida
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Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
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70 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

The butter chicken is better than a lot of authentic Indian places I've been to I loved the warmth of the staff and the choice of wine to go with the food Everytime I visit Houston a visit is warranted Wish you the best

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Pinecrest, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

When my Indian friend recommended India to us, we didn't hesitate 1 second. I must admit, we were not disappointed at all. In fact, I wouldn't hesitate a bit to recommend India to my friends. We went for dinner on a Friday evening and we were very pleased. We went back for their Sunday brunch. Although it was good, my... More 

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Houston, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We had an excellent experience at India last week. Warmly welcomed when we arrived, we were served by a highly courteous staff. Our food was delicious, well-seasoned and finely presented. Coffee service was great. The decor at India dates back a few decades we think, but we happily overlook this minor point as this is dining as it should be.... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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110 reviews 110 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Great authentic indian food and good service makes this the best Indian restaurant we have been to in Houston. It's a bit out of the way location wise if you live inside the loop but not to far

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Houston, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

India ' s is a personal favorite, which I have been privileged to share with various family and friends. The service is world class, with every member of the staff providing a personalized and family feel. The food is phenomenal, with the added benefit of a knowledgeable and understanding staff, who will gladly help first time guests with where to... More 

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Houston, Texas, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Disgusting experience- rip-off: On January 04, 2015 I have called for the food quote for 30 people gathering for Birthday party out of which food for 5 people to go. I was very much specific about the food items we were needed and the manager got that item written down, he put me on brief hold and quote me the... More 

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india
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52 reviews 52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I have frequented this place at least 3 times and twice the food was stale. The only time when it seemed fresh was when I asked something that was not on the menu. So perhaps that is the trick to get freshly prepared food and not food that has been reheated by adding butter to get rid of the stale... More 

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Great Yarmouth, England
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103 reviews 103 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The reason for my title? well I've never been to India but we do have great Indian food in Britain and the food at Indias is certainly comparable to anything over here. I've been here twice, for dinner, and its always been pretty empty thus there isn't much atmosphere and you sometimes feel that the staff are desperate for you... More 

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Texas
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190 reviews 190 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I was in town for a conference, and I ate there by myself. Maybe they don't appreciate tables taken by one person. After I was greeted and seated, I went to the buffet to get food. After that, I could not get a refill, and I could not get any naan. I could not get the attention of any server.... More 

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DeRidder, Louisiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

I ate goat for the first time. The waiter helped me pick the correct dish . My wife had chicken korma along with fresh bread and rice. Everything was blue ribbon. Our bill was$40.00. Give this place a try. The name of the business says it all.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5704 Richmond Ave, Houston, TX 77057
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: (713) 266-0131

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 30
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?