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Udupi Bhavan

1717 Middlesex St., Lowell, MA
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Ranked #1 of 239 Restaurants in Lowell
Sun 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tue - Wed 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thu 11:30 am - 3:00 am
Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 11:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Indian
Most recent review
- Sep 4, 2014
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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Awesome food sunday night dinner buffet is mouth watering and you will love each and every item. Get little crouded as good food always attract customers and also bcz of small space but each and every item you order worth every penny of it. Love going again and again batter than trying some other crapy place and make your mind... More

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Compton, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I read the reviews on this site and decided, "What the heck; got nothing to lose by trying it out." Followed the directions and still missed it at first as it is tucked into the side of a little strip mall behind a convenience store. Not a really inviting exterior, but once you get inside that all changes. The place... More

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Washington DC
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138 reviews 138 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This place is great. We found this place on the net when looking for south Indian options in and around the Boston area. It was quite a drive from downtown boston, but it was totally worth it. The place is a small place with a small/mid sized buffet, but all the items in the buffet are delicious. They also have... More

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Lowell, Massachusetts
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

We are huge fans of Indian food, although until last night we had never tried Southern Indian cuisine...what a treat! Neither of us are vegetarians but I can tell you no way did we miss the meat. Even though we don't have anything to compare this with, I get the feeling we have found a hidden gem in Udupi Bhavan.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I can't tell you what anything is called…..but I come here about once a month for a lunch buffet. I live in Boston and come here for their food, that's how yummy it is. As a gluten free vegetarian, I am able to eat almost everything they serve. The flavors and variety in the buffet are incredible. I've been to... More

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Boston, MA
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71 reviews 71 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Have been here 5 times and really enjoyed it each time! Excellent variety of Indian veg dishes plus delicious dosa and chutneys. Very nice and friendly service. A bit tricky to find (make sure to get good directions!). Definitely recommended!

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Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I love to eat here. It is one of my favorite places for south-Indian food. They have big varieties of dosa, uttapam, punjabi and south Indian curries. They also have Indo-Chinese fusion food. I love spring dosa and noodles dosa. Their paneer makhni and paneer bhurji is delicious and for appetizer I always opt out for Kathi rolls and bread... More

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Acton, Massachusetts
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176 reviews 176 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This is my new favorite in greater Boston. Udupi is in the outskirts of Lowell and is tucked in the side of a small strip mall in an area of fast food outlets. Not a pretty area. Is completely vegetarian (can also do vegan). Has a huge selection. Includes a whole variety of uthappam's which are rice and lentil pancakes... More

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Haverhill, Massachusetts
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

This restaurant sets itself apart from the many other Indian restaurants at which you may have dined. Most Indian restaurant offer Northern Indian dishes. This restaurant specializes in the vegetarian cuisine of Southern India. Their dosas (large crepes, both filled and unfilled) are amazing and made fresh to order. The food was delicious and the service was very efficient. The... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Took my dad to this place and as it turns out, this place was really good.The restaurant itself is small but was kept clean.Someone dropped a fork on the floor and instantly someone took care of the spilled food with a vacuum cleaner.I had the lunch buffet which includes south indian appetizers like Idli dosa vada pokara etc before you... More

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