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Paradise of India

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87 Main St, Amherst, MA 01002-2350
+1 413-256-1067
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good31%
  • Average27%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible6%
2 weeks ago
“Decent Indian food”
Mar 3, 2018
“Great Indian food”
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Indian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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87 Main St, Amherst, MA 01002-2350
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OK for Amherst where there are not a lot of choices. However, you could drive over to Northampton where the Indian food is much better. Portions are small, and some dishes are overly spiced. Order beer, not wine. Acceptable but no better than average.

Thank DocSag
Reviewed March 3, 2018

I had the Chicken Tikka Masala and it was delicious, and my friend had the Mango Chicken and it also was great. The Nan is perfect and generously apportioned. The Mango Lassi is one of the best I've had. The service is excellent and the...More

1  Thank IMGA2015
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Visiting our daughter at Amherst College we kept walking by this place and we finally had dinner here. This is superb Indian food served simply in a very low key setting. Everything is delicious with large portions so bring a big appetite. This is a...More

1  Thank bonnlm
Reviewed August 16, 2017

This restaurant used to be fantastic years ago,but now it is mediocre. If you are in Amherst and really want to eat Indian food it is okay. The food is on the bland side, but the service was good. It is a small place with...More

1  Thank Judith G
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Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

Good food! I love the curry here! Chicken tikka masala never let me down! I came at 2:50pm, and they are supposed to close at 3, but they still let me in. Also they offered very good service!

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Reviewed March 11, 2017

Only Indian in Amherst; there are several better choices in Northampton. Typical menu but food is so-so. Pricing is reasonable. Seating but no ambiance.

Thank DocSag
Reviewed January 13, 2017

I always enjoy my visits to Paradise of India. Food is a little cheaper than India House in Noho which is the premier Indian restaurant in the region. Service is quicker. A great reliable eat!

Thank pmblood
Reviewed December 9, 2016

I love this place, it is one of our favorite Amherst staples. Chicken Tikka Masala, heck yes. the sauces are perfect and it is a very affordable and tasty place for a quite and quick lunch or a romantic dinner.

Thank GeminiLifeSurfers
Reviewed July 2, 2016

For all those Indians in Amherst, if you plan to go here to satisfy the undying craving for Indian Food. I would suggest a complete no. The food is not worth the price. The quantity is also less. India House in Northampton is much much...More

1  Thank Neha S
Reviewed June 12, 2016

...or of Mabel Loomis Todd, her brother's mistress, reviewing the cuisine in light of her world travels. This modest restaurant is one of the closest eateries to the Dickinson Museum. As an aficionado of both poetry and Indian cuisine, I was grateful to find one...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Main St, Amherst, MA 01002-2350
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 413-256-1067
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