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Masala Box

4202 Bell Blvd, Bayside, NY 11361-2862
+1 718-281-2699
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4202 Bell Blvd, Bayside, NY 11361-2862
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Reviewed April 6, 2018

This restaurant has amazing food and has wonderful staff and I highly recommend it to people without allergies. Unfortunately I cannot recommend it for celiacs. In the past I have gotten glutenized by something which should be traditionally gluten free (Punjabi Chole/Channa) and leftovers also...More

Thank MV i
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Probably a 3.5 stars. Airy, modern, comfortable. Compare to other establishments on Bell Blvd, with low ceiling, this one on the corner of 42nd St and Bell Blvd is pleasant and open. Good utensils, good service, clean bathroom. Street parking, free after 7pm. The food...More

Thank Irene E
Reviewed June 21, 2017

I can't believe this place has this high rating when the food here is one of the worst I've ever had. I know my Indian food and eat them almost everyday. This is truly made for American taste and lacks the authentic taste of Indian...More

4  Thank AKrulzNY
Reviewed June 20, 2017

After a full day in NYC, it was lovely to find this restaurant on Bell Blvd, within a block or so of the LIRR station. I don;t like spicy, and while I am primarily vegetarian (also GF), I do eat fish occasionally, so I had...More

Thank Meryl Ann B
Reviewed January 12, 2017

This Bayside Indian restaurant has a contemporary flair and clean modern flavors. Every dish is distinctive and spot on. This is the first time we took food out, and even though we drove an hour, the dishes were still warm when we arrived--they packed things...More

Thank reginalampert
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

My bride loves Indian food I've never tried till this place. My wife ordered and I had a chicken dish she had a vegan dish both spicy and an olive bread. I gotta say it was good and spicy we had a potatoe puff type...More

Thank Mike J
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

We visited on a hot night in July. The place is nice but the air conditioner is almost non existent. Service is slow and food is not good. Prices are low but you get what you pay for. Not going back.

Thank Lauren R
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

We came upon this charming restaurant after a business meeting in Bayside, NY. The service was attentive, the place clean and inviting and the food superb. Our table of 6, ended up sharing our plates because we wanted to try all the wonderful dishes. Our...More

Thank MaKER450
Reviewed July 26, 2016

Excellent service, great food and nice decor. Authentic dishes, prompt service and classy atmosphere.

Thank anyaheifetz
Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

The food was excellent. The prawn curry the chicken Biryani and the vegetarian fare was fantastic.. Worth a visit with family and friends

Thank Priya D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4202 Bell Blvd, Bayside, NY 11361-2862
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Bayside
  • Phone Number: +1 718-281-2699
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