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5210 Prospect Rd, San Jose, CA 95129-5018 (Saratoga Ave)
+1 408-973-9673
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5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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San Jose, California
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

Had the lunch buffet this week. When I go to ethnic places, I look for food-locals for verification that the food it what is claims to be. By that measure, this place is authentic. And I found it to be delicious and (sorry if too personal) is didn't upset my stomach as some indian food does. I even had the... More 

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Thank TravellingDrek
Fremont, California
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594 reviews
395 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Good service & food. There are many unique Indian dishes. We had Palak Chaat which is a great appetizer & even good for a meal. Lasooni Saag Pandeer, Shaam Severa Kofta & Punjabi Kadhi Pakora were good. The Teen Mirch Ka Salan was good but too spicy for me, but fine for my wife. For breads the Mint Lachcha Paratha... More 

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Los Altos, California
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Was there for Friday lunch buffet with colleagues. This place was referred by a Russian friend, they have a very good buffet menu. In starters were street food items including pani poori, pakoras and chaat. Mixed veg salad was fresh, tangy, spicy and good. Papad was crust and very nicely roasted. Tandoori chicken was tender, juicy and had right portions... More 

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Thank Sri b
San Jose, California
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133 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

Ambiance: Mynt is well laid out. Good spacing between tables, and some function rooms for larger groups. The furniture is comfortable and in great shape. Of course, the tables are covered with white paper over cloth, which is good since you'll probably slop stuff around when serving. Staff: Good. Might take an attempt or two to get their attention sometimes.... More 

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Thank C K H
Saratoga, California
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200 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

We ordered 8 dishes and a few appetizers- everything was tasty and less oily than you usually get. The portions were on the small side and nothing was spicy, (which is too bad, because we really like spicy foods). The cauliflower appetizer was really amazing! Service was attentive.

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Thank IlariaK
LOS ALTOS
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72 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

I have been to this restaurant three times. Although the portions are small, they offer authentic Indian flavors. The second time when I came here, there was a sign posted on the door of the women's restroom to ask ladies to use the men's room. I know this is not a new restaurant, but I am unsure how long it... More 

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Thank LenaCDoll
San Jose, California
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

My tandoori chicken was dry and tasteless; my friend was discouraged from ordering the dish she had chosen by the server as it was "too spicy." She didn't like the recommended dish either. Service was attentive, but I don't think we will return.

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Thank AG2_12
San Jose, California
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2016

I don't know what Mynt is like at dinner, but the lunch buffet is hit and miss, with more hits than misses. Some items were very good, while others were just ok. A group of 12 from work arrived about 12:15 on Tuesday and were seated almost immediately, despite not calling ahead. They seem to expect business groups around lunch... More 

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Thank James T
Atlanta, Georgia
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2015 via mobile

Went for a work dinner. Tandoori chicken some of the best that i have had, as well as the regular naan and naan stuffed with potatoes.

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Thank rebecca d
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2015

Always enjoy this place - I like to get there at 5:30 before the crowds - great seating and staff always friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5210 Prospect Rd, San Jose, CA 95129-5018
    (Saratoga Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-973-9673

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