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Kashmir

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279 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116 (Gloucester Street)
Green Line: Hynes Convention Center or Copley T Stop
617-536-1695
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Good for:
Casual Dining
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 42
    Excellent
  • 70
    Very good
  • 31
    Average
  • 18
    Poor
  • 15
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Very tasty Indian food, in a comfortable restaurant with good service

I enjoyed dinner at Kashmir with a friend. The restaurant is located on fashionable Newbury Street, near the convention center, in Back Bay. The food was very good, both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes which we shared. We started with Vegetable Samosas (hot, crispy, tender), and enjoyed... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
drfumblefinger
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Calgary, Canada
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Outdoor seating
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Framingham, Massachusetts
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215 reviews 215 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

They have great lunch buffet! I love their curry! They are always very clean and service is great. During the summer they have outside patio seatings. It is very nice restaurant!

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Calgary, Canada
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313 reviews 313 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
181 helpful votes 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

I enjoyed dinner at Kashmir with a friend. The restaurant is located on fashionable Newbury Street, near the convention center, in Back Bay. The food was very good, both vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes which we shared. We started with Vegetable Samosas (hot, crispy, tender), and enjoyed main courses of Tandoori Tikka and a vegetarian curry the name of which eludes... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

I want to start out and say the restaurant has a decent vibe going on. The wait staff was a bit slow and not very attentive. The chicken tikka masala was lacking flavor as was everything else we had. The prices are defiantly on the high end of the scale ($20+ a plate). I have been to less expensive venues... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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107 reviews 107 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

I was impressed by the speed of the service, with very friendly staff and good food. Quite large, with outdoor seating, the restaurant sat us promptly with immediate beverage service. The mattar paneer was flavorful, as were the samosas and my companion had the chicken tikka, which was cooked perfectly with the right amount of spicing. It was not a... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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66 reviews 66 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Kashmir is in a nice location, close walking distance to back bay hotels. I am always dreaming of burning hot Indian food, so asked the server to 'blister my tongue", make the dish the hottest the cooks could manage. Service was average. The Murgh Curry was warm, but spice was very disappointing. Flavorful, and nice quality chicken. but much more... More 

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boston, ma
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64 reviews 64 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Lamb tiki masala! One of the few places that doe it right. It's a bit pricy - $19 for dinner prices but oh so yummy. You can sit outside during the summer which is lovely and it's nice inside too. It's a pretty spacious restaurant. The service is always friendly and timely. I've never had a bad experience here. Great... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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79 reviews 79 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

I returned to this restaurant with family after having visited here a year ago, because I had a positive experience the first time. We were not disappointed, and found the restaurant thriving, even on a cold and snowy night. The food is very savory, slightly under-spiced (i.e. if you want medium, order medium-hot). The dishes we got, including an eggplant... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

The waiter recommended a dish which was soft and over cooked; We sent it back, the restaurant manager said..."you ate most of the 3 (out of 6) mushy shrimp." Sorry. He was rude, rude, rude. We have eaten there many times and he did not seem to understand good restaurant etiquette and protocol. If the the dish is unacceptable, the... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Yesterday I went to the Indian buffet at Kashmir on Newbury Street and I had the best Indian food ever. In addition to the buffet I was brought a basket of fresh Naan to my table. All the food on the buffet was very fresh and well prepared. I am sure to be a repeat customer at this restaurant. It... More 

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Magnolia, Texas
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106 reviews 106 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

It took us a while to decide what to order - lots of tempting options on the dinner menu. After we selected 4 entrees to share, the waiter asked us to specify the desired level of 'hot' for each dish, which we varied from 'medium' to 'hot.' Only real complaint is that the medium was more like mild, and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 279 Newbury St, Boston, MA 02116
    (Gloucester Street)
  • Public Transportation: Green Line: Hynes Convention Center or Copley T Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighborhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: 617-536-1695

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?