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Reviewed February 11, 2022 via mobile

Very friendly service, generous portions, yummy flavors all in a really clean restaurant. I loved the chana masala and the cauliflower!

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed November 21, 2020 via mobile

Harbor Blvd Masala Twist is wonderful. Indian food is a favorite of ours, but not on the spicy side. Marsala Twist listened to our concerns and we were delighted with the mild sauces. Lamb Tikka Masala and Chicken Biryani with Raita Yogurt sauce and Peshwari...Naan was delicious. Outdoor patio dining in Covid times was pleasant and the walk around the harbor topped the day.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed March 13, 2020

try someplace else! once again they refused to put an adequate amount of chicken in our dishes. This will be the last time we order food from them. The food taste good and is flavorful, it just lacks substance. You always get minimal chicken or...goat in your orders. This last time, I told them I would pay extra for more chicken and it seemed they put even less than usually. It's a shame, but please avoid this placeMore

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 15, 2020 via mobile

Omg! What a treat to finally have Indian food in Oxnard, CA. I couldn’t believe this was possible. They even deliver. Highly recommend chicken tikka, mango lassi and nan bread. Only issue was they forgot utensils so I’m rating this four stars.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 3, 2020 via mobile

My family was pleased to have a new food experience... generous portions and delicious (not too hot, but just right)! I know Indian food and now they do too.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 23, 2019

This was our first and definitely not last visit to the restaurant. The food was very flavorful and the staff friendly. Highly recommended. the people there are fun and easy to talk with. I like my food HOT and they do a great job satisfying...my fire.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed December 19, 2019

I am a huge fan of Indian food and have been to the Subcontinent a few times. This place is friendly, inviting and really quite inexpensive. Their tikkas are excellent, as are their rotis, naans and chapatis. I'm told the biryani is very good (I...can't eat rice so no personal experience) and their aloo tori is to die for. The Masala Twist has replaced my previously favorite Indian place in the area and I hope they are able to stay around in a highly competitive environment.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed September 16, 2019

This is a family run business. We searched to find great Indian food and we found it. The sauces are incredibly flavorful and balanced. A lot of people are worried about the "heat" of the spices but don't fret, they are all mild allowing all...the flavors to blend. Tandori Chicken, Chicken Marsala, were my favorites. The chicken was so soft and moist and again the sauces spectacular. The Spinach saag, as well as the other vegetable dishes are outstanding, as is the garlic Naan. And they have a carrot pudding for dessert that was fantastic. Since our first visit here about three weeks about we have returned four times bringing family and friends. All of them were very impressed with the food and some were timid to start. This is a fantastic restaurant.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 23, 2019

Masala Twist is a great addition to Channel Islands Harbor. The food is tasty and they are careful to spice it to the diner's taste. Solid menu and they do take out as well.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed June 7, 2019

The food is tasty and most of it is gluten free. I enjoy the buffet. There is no air conditioning but because it is near the water, that is not normally an issue.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed April 22, 2019

We were greeted at the door for lunch and was told to sit anywhere. The waiter had enough of an Indian accent that it was difficult to understand what he was saying. However, our daughter eats Indian all the time so she translated for us....The ladies went for the buffet, as it has many items to choose from. I went for the mixed tandoori as a main and the lamb samosas for app. We were all extremely pleased with our meals. Everything was cooked beautifully, the flavors are second to none, it was not too hot and not too saucey.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

Five of us tried this wonderful restaurant in the beautiful Channel Islands Harbor for the first time last night for dinner. Wow! Wow! Wow! We tried 5 vegan dishes and the garlic naan. Everything was exceptionally delicious and seemed to be prepared with less oil...and salt than most restaurants use. We ordered everything “mild” — so that the intense flavors of the spices came through — then we added their very flavorful hot sauce as needed. For me, this was the best Indian food I have ever had — our friends were equally impressed. We are lucky to live nearby and we now have a new “go to” restaurant for dining in and take out! The staff was very friendly and helpful.More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

I was looking forward to eating at this place but was not happy with it and will probably not return we went for dinner the food is pricey for what you get we ordered a checking dish And I could count the number Of pieces...of chicken that was covered in sauce I like Spicy food but this food was so spicy I couldn’t taste anything The service was great and the staff is friendlyMore

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

This is a new addition to Channel Islands Harbor a beautiful destination close to the beach and bay. Family owned and operated they are very nice but you don’t go there for the service. Amazing flavors with great lamb dishes. You must try a couple...of the breads and make sure to ask the server about recommendations for a sauce to accompany each dish. Also allow some time to walk around.More

Date of visit: September 2018
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