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409 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8103 (Manhattan)
(212) 689-5666
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Ranked #2,747 of 11,666 Restaurants in New York City
Tue - Sun 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Indian, Vegetarian, Healthy
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 29th Street and Third Avenue
Transit: 6 train to 28th Street.
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English first
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

A very different type of all you can eat. Not a Buffett . Excellent assortment of western Indian dishes brought to you. Ask and you will get as much as you can eat.highly recommended gor families. Individual cubicles add to privacy and comfort. Uniformed waitresses in Indian costumes add authenticity to the dining atmodphere

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New York City, New York
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We came to Vatan as a party of nine who love vegetarian Indian food. The table was gracious and quiet- the portions more than ample-(only a few of us requested more and it was brought quickly). We loved some of the dishes and liked others but being brought a selection was fun and easy. We were each served an enormous... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

All u can eat Gujarati food. Absolutely Delicious food: amazing atmosphere and decor. Great service.

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Plano, Texas
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

As I entered Vatan Restaurant in NYC for the first time, I was very impressed with the ambience of an Indian village. A lady dressed in traditional Indian attire explained about their food and served us dinner. I recommend visiting this restaurant when you are really hungry. Because they serve a lot of delicious food in a three course meal.... More

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Midwest USA
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Food is served "Thali" style, meaning you get several small portions of a several foods. They serve a 3 course meal thali style, so there is no choice of what you get. It turns out to be a huge meal. If you like Indian food you will love it. The service was very good and the decor was fun. If... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Food was very spicy kids did not eat and we asked them not to bring any more courses for then and they still charged the entire amount.

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Doha, Qatar
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The Restaurant's look and feel is very Indian/indian village kinds with the idols of Indian god. The ambience is good and the food menu is generally fixed. We ordered some drinks aside from the menu. The food was not that great and plus it was way expensive. You could find much better vegetarian food somehwere else at a better price.... More

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Freehold, New Jersey
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This is one of the best Indian restaurant in north east America. Like the concept of pure vegetarian. The restaurant food and service is awesome as well as the ambiance. Whenever you go to New York city, make sure you visit this restaurant to eat. Also you must be real hungry to justify the fool dish otherwise you can not... More

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Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Visited here for a family reunion (17 of us). We were lucky to find street parking right in front of the restaurant. The restaurant has a beautiful decor and setup. The person at the reception was very welcoming and provided temporary seating till all parties arrived. We were seated on the second floor. The place looks awesome. Everything looks and... More

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New York City, New York
Top Contributor
467 reviews 467 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

IF you like Vegan food then this is a place for you. They have an all you can eat plan that gives you so much carbs that you feel stuffed to the gills. Some of the pickles and chilis are HOT Hot Hot so be careful. THey do have beer but if you are a meat eater this is not... More

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Additional Information about Vatan

Address: 409 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8103
Phone Number: (212) 689-5666
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian, Healthy

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