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Mehak

410 Eddy St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4618
+1 607-256-3425
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“naan” (5 reviews)
“lamb” (4 reviews)
“biryani” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
410 Eddy St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4618
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed November 10, 2018

We were looking for a lunch spot off the Cornell campus and visited the "collegetown" area, where there were a bunch of eateries, most of them ethnic. We chose Mehak - an Indian buffet-style restaurant. It's oddly two doors down from another Indian restaurant -...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank LuxeFamilyFun
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Just about all of the South Asian style restaurants in Ithaca, NY are really, really good; but there will be a favorite among them. Mehak is mine. It's buffet-style serving for lunch but the food selection has delicious zing - but not too much! Add...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Don F
Reviewed September 16, 2018

This Indian restaurant in Collegetown is popular for good reason - it's the real deal, with good prices and good service. The buffet is wonderful, with great standard dishes and some unique ones, in a very pleasant easy atmosphere, in a great Collegetown location. I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank oneupstatenewyorker
Reviewed March 5, 2018

I was stunned to discover that so few reviews have been posted about Mehak - it is one of Ithaca's best restaurants! I don't mean this in the sense of fancy, high end, etc, but rather in terms of the quality of the food, the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank oneupstatenewyorker
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

Although I have eaten here countless times, and love this as the best Indian food I have eaten anywhere, I as still surprised on our recent visit. We tried two new items. We tried potato naan in addition to the garlic and onion Nan we...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank originalbriandeyoung
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

There were some unique dishes compared to the usual suspects, and they mostly tasted good. Nice location.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank emizco
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

The biryani, the mulligatawny, and every other item, excellent. The nann is the best I have ever had. Nice Buffett, with new or different items every time I go. We enjoy going for dinner and ordering from the menu, as they have excellent lamb and...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank originalbriandeyoung
Reviewed July 7, 2017

With the restaurants all occupied we were keen to have a good lunch which we did. A good buffet for 10.95 I think and we were all very satisfied with the variety, speed and the price.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank prasan68
Reviewed June 21, 2017

I had lunch with a friend there last week, and the buffet offered a wider range of dishes than I've found with other Indian buffets in Ithaca. (There were also three kinds of halvah, so that may have had a positive influence on my review--I...More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank Ithakan
Reviewed April 22, 2017

Excellent, attentive service. That usually convinces me to at least check out a restaurant, but the food at Mehak closed the deal. The vegetable combination platter appetizer was a great start, while we waited for the rest of our group to show. While all the...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank 576alettas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 Eddy St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4618
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-256-3425
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