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Milan Indian Cuisine

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1817 Emmet St., Charlottesville, VA 22901
434 984 2828
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Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 70
    Excellent
  • 37
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great lunch buffet

Very nicely prepared Indian food, brought out to the buffet table in small portions, so that the food remains fresh. A good assortment of dishes, not too spicy (for the American palate). Prompt service

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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English first
Charlottesville, Virginia
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Very nicely prepared Indian food, brought out to the buffet table in small portions, so that the food remains fresh. A good assortment of dishes, not too spicy (for the American palate). Prompt service

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Pittsburgh, PA
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118 reviews 118 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I've been here twice now and haven't been disappointed. I'm still relatively new to Indian food, but I've not been disappointed by anything I've had here. Lots of flavor and spice, not too much heat. You're mileage may vary on the last one. If you don't know what you'd like, go for the lunch buffet. At around $10(without tip or... More 

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San Diego
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53 reviews 53 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Milan has been a favorite for quite a while. The absolute best thing here is the buffet, which is served only during the lunch time. Food is very delicious. But beware, Indian food tastes great going in! But coming out is the only cost you'll have to pay...

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Milan is such a great restaurant! I was traveling one day and I came across this restaurant. The food was really good! I recommend this place for anyone who loves Indian food! Always good!

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Shenandoah Valley, VA
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I was hesitant about this restaurant, because I've been to some super expensive Indian restaurants before that weren't all that good. This restaurant had great atmosphere. It was reasonable, no more expensive than an Applebee's. The food was great! We took home leftovers and it was so yummy that I had it for breakfast the next day. Definitely get Naan... More 

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Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews 44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

When I go to the JAG School, I go here. My wife doesn't like Indian food, so when alone, I eat some Indian. I have always liked their food. I tried some Josh Rogan Goat, and it was excellent. I always get the King Fisher beer, and it never fails to delight. I always have a good experience here.

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Newport, North Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This was one of the very few restaurants in Charlottesville open on Christmas Day. The service was excellent-it was a busy day. The food was good. The wait staff were very pleasant and attentive. For us it was great because we had a vegan, a vegetarian and one who is gluten intolerant-not may restaurants can accommodate all of that but... More 

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Floyd, Virginia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I've been once, for the liunch buffet. I was not bad, but neither was it anything to get exxcited about. I may go back one day but I am in no rush.

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San Jose, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

It depends on how much u like the Indian food . If u are into eating the authentic Indian food , this place is not the one . But if u just want to eat some thing like Indian .. This may be the place . And also in Charlottesville , this is the only Indian restaurant which might be... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I love indian food....so I was with my friends to celebrate one of My friend birthday....we order the meal and I order chicken tikka. Waiting for 20 to 25 mins they get me wrong order. I would understand if they where busy but there was not lots people... well the food was terrible.... and the service was even worse. So... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1817 Emmet St., Charlottesville, VA 22901
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: 434 984 2828

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?