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| Movenpick Hotel Al Khobar, Al Khobar 31952, Saudi Arabia
+966 13 898 4999
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Perth, Australia
1 review
Reviewed December 18, 2016

We have travelled around the world, but this remains the best Indian restaurant we have ever been to. The food is inventive, the taste is exceptional and every dish is presented to perfection. The ambiance is also superb. The staff are courteous and welcoming, especially Babu and Wasim. Thank you for a consistently exceeding our exceptions, you are truly outstanding.

Thank AKBasu92
1 review
Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

Amazing food taste & respectful service by babu nice decoration i would like to come again and hopefully you people will enjoy the food and service as much I enjoyed

Thank mohammad y
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

I always love to come here on special occasions as the food is consistently perfect. I strongly recommend this special location. The food selection is vast and quality is high. You can see this time they surprised us with a pretty gift :) Thank you Sanjit! Please ask for this gentlemen and he will take good care of your event!

Thank Jazzmoondj
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

The best restaurant in Alkhobar. The environment was romantic. Thank you @Sanjit for great service. :)

1 Thank Ibrahim A
Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

A signature food,amazing staff. Its journey full with wonders. Smell,look and taste Thank you Sanjit

1 Thank Uthman A
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Maharaja is the best Indian restaurant in Saudi Arabia .. today i got the best birthday dinner for my wife and i would like to thank Sanjit for his help his choice of the cake was perfect.

1 Thank Yasser S
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

I was a little hesitant walking in to the movenpick. They had two great choices the buffet and the Indian maharaja restaurant. As I walked into the maharaja I was floored by the ambiance. It was really something beautiful. If there were to be a restaurant in the taj Mahal it would be called maharaja. I dined alone, as I... More 

1 Thank DrMHouseh
Middle East
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed December 7, 2016

I never tasted Indian food before as I found it very spicy, I gave this restaurant a go and it was incredible. The food was delicious, very well presented, every single details was perfect. The homemade indian bread was to die for, the dessert and I dont normally like lamb, but I tasted it and ate it all. There are... More 

1 Thank Kimina29
Alkhan-Kala, Russia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 1, 2016

Recently in Nov had lunch for 3 : I am totally familiar with Indian food & have had it 100’s of times, hence feel qualified to critique. Food is mediocre/OK but not a Wow, but the prices are Wow overpriced 750 SAR for 3pers , I am quite sure that you can get more flavorful & more authentic Indian food... More 

Thank onlyfairplay
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed November 20, 2016

Ambience and reception of the hotel is good. The taste of the cuisine was okay. Starters were tasty. Biryani was not unto the expectations. Deserts very really delicious

Thank Kanif B
shanali2016, Food & Beverage Manager at Maharaja by Vineet, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your feedback and I am very sorry to read that Biryani was not up to your satisfaction. It goes without saying that your valuable feedback has as well been shared with the culinary team. It would be a great pleasure to welcome you again at Maharaja Restaurant, you may contact me anytime at 00966... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $100
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Movenpick Hotel Al Khobar, Al Khobar 31952, Saudi Arabia
  • Location: Middle East  >  Saudi Arabia  >  Eastern Province  >  Al Khobar
  • Phone Number: +966 13 898 4999
Maharaja by Vineet is the legendary Indian restaurant of the 5-Star rated, Movenpick Hotel Al Khobar. It is a 56-seater, fine-dining culinary venue for gastronomers to experience the opulent atmosphere, first class service and sumptuously exceptional Indian cuisine. Vineet Bhatia, the globe-trotting super chef who owns Michelin-starred restaurants in London and Geneva, turns Indian tradition into cutting-edge dishes. Specialties include live Tandoori cooking stations and innovatively rethought Indian classics including the modern-day "Tiffin" Business Lunch with fares that range from Chilled Tomato and Coconut Soup, Jalpari Kebab, Tawa Lamb Tikka with Risotto and Naan, Murgh Makhanir, Dal Maharani and Gobhi Manchurian. Open Monday through Saturday, 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm for lunch and 6:30 to 11:00 pm for dinner, Maharaja by Vineet is set in an elegant ambience and is highly popular with local diners.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?