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35 Richardson Heights Ctr, Richardson, TX 75080-6316
(972) 437-2858
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Very good vegetarian choice

This area is full of Indian restaurants and Indian Grocery stores. This place changed hands about tone year ago. They serve vegetarian buffet. Most of the foo dis south indian but they do have a few north indian items, o for a vegetarian there are good choices. Unlike most places like this one... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 7, 2015
nishendu
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Dallas
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Dallas
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96 reviews 96 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

This area is full of Indian restaurants and Indian Grocery stores. This place changed hands about tone year ago. They serve vegetarian buffet. Most of the foo dis south indian but they do have a few north indian items, o for a vegetarian there are good choices. Unlike most places like this one, they do provide choice of Dosa that... More 

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Plano, Texas
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47 reviews 47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

Agreed - one does not go to a veg Indian restaurant for a romantic dinner or for the ambiance. But for the great food that this place serves, a facelift would do wonders. Been there a few times now and each time the food has been outstanding. I've tried the pongal, Mysore dosa, utappam, thali and masala dosa - no... More 

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Oklahoma
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42 reviews 42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We have been frequenting this restaurant every chance we get on our visits to the Dallas area. The food is prepared fresh and it is not oily unlike many other Indian restaurants in the Dallas area. The two gentlemen that manage (own?) the place are friendly and very welcoming. The staff is very friendly as well. We have tried their... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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188 restaurant reviews
264 helpful votes 264 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2012

The offerings were: 2 soups, 4 appetizers, 12 hot dishes, 2 desserts, and bread. Excellent authentic South Indian sauces and a nice variety of vegetables. One of the best places I have visited, and all vegetarian. The cost is only $8.00.

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Texas
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31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2012

it is south Indian food. you can all sorts of vegitables at lunch buffet. cost is $8 only. new selection every day.

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Santa Barbara, CA/Dallas, TX
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193 reviews 193 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

My husband and I ate here two times in 4 days, it was that good! We went in on a Thursday night and started with the free soup, tomato. It was hot, both in temperature and spice level, but SO good! I ordered the mutter paneer and my husband had the fresh mushroom masala. Both were excellent, the masala was... More 

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Irving, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

The quality here seesaws like a giant pendulum on steroids. We went here a couple of months ago, couldn't get enough of it. This time, couldn't get enough of it...TUMS. The quality has seriously deteriorated. There are NO south indian items on the buffet except for idlys and stale wada. Service is slow. The complimentary dosa, is all complementary and... More 

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Perth, Australia
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

This one really stands for its name UDIPI - unlike others who embrace the word - just to attract customers. The ambience was good. We had the wonderful privilege to experience the real taste of South Indian food. It was perfect and filling. Personally, the taste took me back to my childhood memories – food placed on my right hand... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

We have eaten at this location once and have ordered take out from here many many times. We always get the masala dosa, which is a crispy indian crepe stuffed with a scrumptious spiced mashed potato and onions. It is served with sambar (which is like a vegetable soup that you use to dip the masala dosa in) and coconut... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2011

Dosa, idly yuck. curries average. Dal n sambar below average. Ambience nill. I went 4 lunch buffet on Sunday & I can rate this restaurant as one of bad indian restaurants. If at all I have 2 go 2 go this place, buffet is worth of 5 usd.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 35 Richardson Heights Ctr, Richardson, TX 75080-6316
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Richardson
  • Phone Number: (972) 437-2858

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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