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Nawab Indian Cuisine

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118 Campbell Avenue SE, Suite A, Roanoke, VA 24011-1420
(540) 345-5150
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Indian Food

I tried their buffet and the regular menu. I liked both of them. specially i liked their bullet naan. I liked their baigan bahar and subj bahar kofta and bindi masala.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
santosh p
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Washington DC, District of Columbia, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Those who read my reviews know that I rarely use the word 'exceptional'. It is a word reserved for memorable cuisine that rises above the average and that simply leaves you willing to eat to satiation. Nawab is such a place. As vegans, my wife and I look hard to find restaurants that are both vegan friendly and tasty. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I tried their buffet and the regular menu. I liked both of them. specially i liked their bullet naan. I liked their baigan bahar and subj bahar kofta and bindi masala.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The restaurant is very elegant and simple, the service is very good and of course the food is one of the best seasoning food I've eaten.

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Glen Allen, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This restaurant is in downtown Roanoke, and is easily accessible by car or foot. The food is great. I ordered the Goat Dhanshak, which is a spicy goat stew served over jasmin rice. I also ordered the garlic naan bread and raita, a condiment made with yogurt, mint, and spices. Everything was great. Other people were eating the chicken tikka,... More 

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Abingdon, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We had never had much experience with Indian food so we decided to give it a try. It was amazing. We had excellent service as well. Will definitely be dining here again asap. A great, fun find for dinner in Roanoke!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

I shared dinner with a friend. The vegetable appetizer sampler was a delight. Our entrees were perfectly presented and a joy to eat. Service was excellent and we learned a little of the language from our host.

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Scott Depot, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We had the Sunday buffet and were absolutely blown away. Every single dish -- and my husband tried about every single one -- was excellent, which is surprising for a buffet. I adore Indian cuisine, and yet Nawab's was able to surprise me. The service was excellent, every employee friendly. The food -- simply superb.

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Cary, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

A very good ambience cool serene look no pompous.Search for good,true and ethnic Indian dishes ends here.We could get a very high quality dishes very rich in nutritional value with ethnic taste. I have been visiting this great country for last over ten years but I never dreamt of this quality and taste. The body language,sweet communication and unparalleled service... More 

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charlottesville, Virginia, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

While visiting for the weekend I took my 'rents out here for dinner and had a nice time. The restaurant is located just off the Market Square so it is a busy area for Roanoke and we were seated by the window so we got to "people watch." We all got different dishes and shared and enjoyed each of the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We have dined here many times during the last 15 years. When the restaurant first opened the food was absolutely fabulous and authentic. During the last five years the quality has slipped but it is still very good Indian food. They have a good tandoor oven and the breads are usually excellent. Occasionally the dishes are over salted.

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Address: 118 Campbell Avenue SE, Suite A, Roanoke, VA 24011-1420
Phone Number: (540) 345-5150
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
Cuisine: Indian

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  • Address: 118 Campbell Avenue SE, Suite A, Roanoke, VA 24011-1420
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: (540) 345-5150

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  • Cuisine: Indian

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