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Cumin

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1414 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 342-1414
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Wed 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 am
Sat - Sun 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Chicago
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of my go-to restaurants. Always a winner. The owners and staff are friendly and inviting. Some of the best Indian food I have ever had, and I have eaten plenty.

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Thank Richard H
Xenia, Ohio
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, great service and reasonable prices. The only drawback is that the place is too congested.

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Thank KalMe0425
Murfreesboro, Tennessee, United States
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59 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

$15 buffet is overpriced... Considering the price the menu is only okay...Quality is not bad..However No mutton is always disappointing. However, service was very good.

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Thank Rajarshi G
Bentonville, Arkansas
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

I definitely recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for a great Indian meal. Lots of options and the service was fantastic. Very affordable and easy to get to. We drove and parked right out front on the street.

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Thank Alician S
London, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

Pared with extremely polite gracious servers, the menu is stupendous, you will be pleased at the amount of your check when it arrives. Whenever the opportunity stop in for a quick lunch buffet - well presented, clean and appetizing, I frequent here at least twice a month for lunch. Tandoor Chicken is world class for preparation on buffet. An absolute... More 

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Thank Drew W
Jackson, Wyoming
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82 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016

Love this place! Great food, nice comfortable atmosphere. Nice drinks & wines to chose from. Small taxi ride from Michigan Avenue that we happily take every visit.

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Thank freddiecat7
Schiller Park, Illinois
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

I went to this place for a dinner, I have never tried Indian food before and i was highly surprised, food was really good, the staff was nice, there was no waiting for the table, this place has because variety of Indian and American food and wines I can definitely say yes to this place. The only drawback is that... More 

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Thank TedK112887
Chicago, Illinois
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97 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

Never had a bad dish here -- as good or better than any of the places in the Indian strip on Devon. But their Nepalese selections -- the dal and the cauliflower especially -- are superb. The tandoori vegetables are the tandooriest. Reservations for dinner on Fridays and Saturdays are definitely recommended as it is often quite busy and there... More 

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Thank Bryan S
Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

This is the spot my best friend and I go to whenever we get a chance. We've been going to it year after year and I think the flavor gets better each time. She and I absolutely love this restaurant. We always order the tikka masala, and it's honestly the best tikka masala we've both ever had and then we... More 

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Thank Rachelders
Oklahoma
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

A great restaurant and perfect if you need to get away from the masses on the Mile. We like spicy and the Chicken Vindaloo was awesomely spicy - a rarity for us - my husband always has to request a hot sauce to supplement and didn't this time. I had the Chicken Tika Masala and it was also spicy -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian, Nepali, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1414 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: (773) 342-1414

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?