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Namaste India


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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner


$2 - $9
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I am 50% Indian by birth and enjoy going here. It is authentic food and served well. A fun discovery in the heart of Cuenca!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank SriandKira
Reviewed May 16, 2019 via mobile

We really enjoyed our diner here. The food is very good, the staff friendly and the restaurant has a nice atmosphere. Recommended!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Niels W
Reviewed May 1, 2019

We had dinner here and were quite surprised that we were the only diners in the restaurant on the night we arrived. A large party of locals did come in for dinner before we left and another patron for an order to go. We ordered...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank lunanegra5
Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

Very good food, friendly and attentive service. I'm by no stretch an Indian food expert, but I certainly enjoyed it. Arguably the best samosas I've ever had, and there was a different kind of naan bread that had a filling in the middle (forget the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank BeevaHabba
Reviewed March 23, 2019

So tasty and authentic indian cuisine and indian chefs. We were aiming to eat Ecuadorian but were so pleased to eat here! We recommend the channa masala and sag paneer. everything is fresh and people are very kind. Do go!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dunya133
Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

This place looks nothing like the photos. My table was held Together with packing tape. A large table hosting a party of over a dozen people stayed piled with dirty dishes during the 50 minutes I was there.it was never cleaned off. My waiter smelled...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank judithjberns
Reviewed March 4, 2019

This is the real thing - the taste you get in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Goa... They staff are great about adjusting the spice level to individual taste. The default is pretty spicy. Another great advantage: they serve Sunday nights, which is rare in Cuenca. One...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Byblos M
Reviewed February 24, 2019

I really enjoyed dining at this restaurant. The decor was authentic and I loved watching bollywood musicals on TV. The food was so tasty and I enjoyed it with a Brahma beer.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank DPM-WPB
Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

From the somosas to the vegetable curry with naan- all of the food impressed us. I don’t like spicy food and they were able to make my meal mild for me yet added some spice to my husband’s meal. The staff was great and friendly...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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namasteindia33, Manager at Namaste India, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2019

Thanks for your valuble recomendation,

Reviewed January 1, 2019

We went for dinner with friends. We arrived 1/2 hour late, but our friends had already ordered and had not yet received anything. That should have been our clue. It took over one hour after we ordered to get the silverware and plates. The food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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