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1318 Worcester St, Natick, MA 01760-1501
+1 508-653-2000
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible26%
Mar 3, 2018
“Food is tasty”
Aug 9, 2017
“Indian cuisine light”
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1318 Worcester St, Natick, MA 01760-1501
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

The entire place menus, walls, bathrooms, doors could all use a good washing; The Mint sauce and tamarind sauce for the lentil battered onions were very tasty; The biryani was very colorful

Thank LJK0308
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

A modest location with agreeable staff, this restaurant serves one note dishes that serve the purpose but do not wholly satisfy. Of particular note was the absence of a welcome papadum with Indian condiments… When appetizers arrived, it did not include the onion condiment, family...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed April 22, 2017

We're foodies who know and appreciate a good meal, with my lovely partner having managed a very successful Boston restaurant. The experience at Minerva began with a dirty fork, and maybe that was a sign of things to come. Here's the rundown: sweet corn chicken...More

1  Thank Scottford
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

My first and last time at this restaurant. For those who are new to India food, their meals could pass the test (with a "C"), but I have been to India many times and do know what really good Indian food is. I expected really...More

Thank Noraatc
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Provides Indian food. With a touch of South Indian food. I felt the place was not as hygienic as normally one would expect. But the food was good enough.

Thank forgrps
Reviewed February 15, 2017

First, the atmosphere isn’t the best for a comfortable meal. Like many Indian restaurants, there are too many people on the wait staff with little to do. One paced up and down the aisle between the tables, constantly watching the patrons. It made us feel...More

Thank MetroWest52
Reviewed February 13, 2017

We have been Visiting this place since 2008. Great food. Big buffets and good service.have catered food for many parties. Everyone loved it.

Thank Ptakash r
Reviewed January 13, 2017

We enjoyed the large variety of dishes at this weekday buffet, but the staff did not refill the serving dishes in a timely fashion. I had to ask for spoons for the tasty lentil soup,and I had to refill my water glass myself.

Thank Sailordog
Reviewed November 12, 2016

Very amazing,,, dozens of appealing tapas style and sushi, much more than most can eat. everything from soup nuts, as much as you want. Wine and beer is not included.

Thank tamingofthestew
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I frequent this restaurant one a month for my Friday buffet. The majority of the time these is a great selection and variety of foods from mild to spicy. Reasonably priced. Wait staff is very efficient, always there to clear the plate and make sure...More

Thank jonathross
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1318 Worcester St, Natick, MA 01760-1501
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Natick
  • Phone Number: +1 508-653-2000
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