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The Jewel of India

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104 Main St, Waterville, ME 04901-6602
+1 207-680-2055
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“naan” (6 reviews)
“chai” (4 reviews)
“lamb curry” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
104 Main St, Waterville, ME 04901-6602
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Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised to find the restaurant quite quiet and not super busy (that happened as we were leaving). The food is fantastic. We had four dishes we share among six of us and that was plenty. Chicken with Mango, a shrimp and rice...More

Thank Marty T
Reviewed February 27, 2018

Good food and service with vegan options. We have gone here intermittently since they opened but have gone more often in the last year.

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed January 21, 2018

First time there and enjoyed the food very much. Loved the Naan and sauces. Good service too Want to return

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed December 23, 2017

I am quite familiar with Indian food and have eaten in many Indian restaurants in Manhattan. I have had over the years eaten in many Indian friends homes. I was hoping that a good Indian restaurant had opened in this area. But the food was...More

Thank jamesbreslin7843
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

When I am working in Maine (actually, over an hour drive from Waterville) I stay in Waterville just to go to this restaurant. If that doesn't tell you how good the food is then let me elaborate... I often eat Indian food because they have...More

Thank Molly M
Reviewed October 6, 2017

My husband and I saw the restaurant as we drove through the area. Having gone to India twice to teach English, we have some idea of Indian food. He ordered the lunch prawn curry and I the lamb curry. Both came with basmati rice. We...More

Thank datutor
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

So surprising to find such an excellent Indian restaurant in Waterville Maine. All our food tasted fresh and superior to what we are used to. Samosas tender with a delicate mashed potato filling. Sauces for both the chicken tikka masala and the lamb kabob masala...More

Thank Bob D
Reviewed August 31, 2017

We typically order take-out; many delicious choices on the menu. When very busy we've been given a chai to drink while waiting and that was delicious too! Our absolute favorite item is the Jewel biryani for two. We usually get some bread and other items...More

Thank rapplebee
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I love this place and it is a true jewel. Authentic Indian food and we have gotten to know the owners and family over time. They are very proud of their heritage and their cooking and it shows. If you are in...More

Thank Doctorj53
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

Indian food is some of my favourite since there are a lot of vegetarian options. This restaurant didn't disappoint. I had the kofta and dahl and it was delicious! A sign, for me anyway, of a good Indian restaurant is how they make their chai....More

Thank Molly M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Main St, Waterville, ME 04901-6602
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Waterville
  • Phone Number: +1 207-680-2055
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