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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$4 - $25
CUISINES
Indian, International
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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meals, features

Menu

All Lunches Are Served With Basmati Rice and Chutneys
SOUPS‎
Dal Shorba Soup
A Traditional Soup Made With Split Peas and Lentils, Subtly Flavored With Spices, Garnished With Cilantro
$2.50
Co-Co Nut Soup
Shredded Coconut Soup Made Wtih Whole Milk, Cream, Nuts, And Sweet Indian Spices
$2.50
DISHES‎
Chicken Curry
Braised Chicken In A Savory Curry Made Of Onions, Tomatoes, Fresh Ginger, Garlic, Cumin, Coriander And Cloves. We'll Cook To Your Order - Regular Or Hot
$7.95
Chicken Mushroom
Boneless Chicken In A Savory Curry Made Of Onions, Tomatoes, Fresh Ginger, Garlic, Cumin, Coriander And Cloves. We'll Cook To Your Order - Regular Or Hot
$7.95
Lamb Curry
Tender Young Lamb With Onions, Tomatoes, Garlic And Ginder. We Will Tailor Spiciness To Your Taste - Mild, Regular Or Hot
$8.95
Shrimp Curry
Fresh Shrimp In A Robust Tomato Base Sauce With Ginger, Garlic, Coriander, And Other Herbs
$7.95
Keema Mutter
An Ancient Recipe Of Ground Lamb, Peas, Coriander, And Ginger
$7.95
Chicken Saag
Delicately Spiced, Boneless Chicken With Spinach, Cooked In Freshly Ground Indian Spices
$7.95
Shrimp Vindaloo
A Super Hot Dish From The People Of Bengal
$7.95
Chicken Labadar
Boneless Chicken Marinated In Yogurt, Charbroiled And Sauteed In Herbs. Simply Fantastic
$7.95
VEGETARIAN DELIGHTS‎
Saag Pakora
Vegetable Fritter Cooked With Ginger, Garlic And Fresh Spinach
$7.95
Channa Masala
Chick Peas Steamed With Tomatoes, Ginger, Garlic, Onions and Indian Spcie - The Sultan's Summer Supper
$7.95
Dal Makhani
Lentils Fried And Butter With Onions And Tomatoes
$7.95
Palak Aloo
Delightful Ragout Of Potatoes, Spinach, Tomatoes, Light Cream, Cinamon, and Other Indian Spices
$7.95
Aloo Mutter
Green Peas Steamed With Onions, Tomatoes, Ginger, Garlic And Potatoes
$7.95
Saag Paneer
A Mound Of Lightly Seasoned Spinach In A Steaming Blend Of Light Cream, Our Own Cottage Cheese &Indian Spices
$7.95
Mattar Paneer
Our Flavored Blend Of Homemade Cottage Cheese and Green Peas Lightly Seasoned With Fresh Herbs
$7.95
Shahi Korma
The Choiciest Of Fresh Vegetables Along With Homemade Cheese, Cashews, and Raisins, Sauteed With Ginger, Cardamom, Cloves and Special Indian Spices
$7.95
Malai Kofta
A True Mughlai Delight - Balls Of Freshly Minced Vegetables Simmered In Cardamom, Saffron, Garlic, Cashews, And Light Cream Sauce
$7.95
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Reviewed February 24, 2020

I had eating take out food from this restaurant years ago and thought is was really good. We went for a special dinner and I was sorely disappointed. The food did not seem to be fresh. It was grey and dingy. The food was bland...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 28, 2020

Every time when we get to visit Lewiston, ME we think about eating at this place (Mother India)! We ate at this restaurant 3 times w/in the past 4 years - the food is super authentic Indian, spicy and very pleasant. The staff is friendly...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 14, 2019 via mobile

Visited while traveling for work. The owner was super warm and welcoming. Order Makni Chicken and Nav Rattan Korma. Both were delicious! The korma had a fantastic assortment of vegetables that were perfectly cooked! Can't wait to come back.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed August 15, 2019 via mobile

Visiting in the area and looking for a change, we visited Mother India. Oh my goodness, this was the BEST Indian food I have ever had! The spices were complex and interesting. The food was perfectly done. The service was excellent. We will be back!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Always helpful with menu suggestions and everything I've had has been great. Been there about 5+ times now, looking forward to going back for a quiet local and pleasant atmosphere.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

Not having experienced India food, we went for the midweek lunch buffet. The buffet is limited in number of offerings, but a good selections in a range of spiciness. Staff was gracious in explaining, and 'hot' dishes are posted. We will be returning to try...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed April 29, 2019

Mother India is one of my favorite places. The food is fresh, delicious, and the servings are generous. Saag Paneer, Chicken Tikka Masala, Naan, Mango Lassis -- all delicious. I also love how the restaurant opened because people from the town started a campaign to...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

This was my first experience eating Indian food! It was amazing! The staff was friendly, helpful, and accommodating! We ordered off the menu and it was hot and flavorful. I am going back to try the buffet so I can experience more choices. I cannot...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed November 17, 2018

We stopped in for their buffet on a recent Saturday afternoon. The price was quite reasonable at about $11 per person, but we found the food choices to be a bit limited. Also, I think the choices seemed to be directed toward customers with little...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

As someone who has traveled to India seven times I consider myself while not an expert in Indian food, someone who has a strong appreciation.. The other night on a business trip to Lewiston, along with a friend, I had dinner at Mother India and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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They do have a small selection of wines & beer.
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