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POPULAR ITEMS
Chicken Biryani
USD 15.75
Chicken Vindaloo
A spicy goan chicken curry in a chili vinegar sauce.
USD 15.75
Flash-Fried Pakoras
Onion and vegetable fritters served with tamarind chutney.
USD 4.25
Punjabi Samosa
Seasoned classic potato and peas stuffing in a thin pastry shell, served with tamarind chutney.
USD 4.5
About
Modern Indian flavors transformed into a contemporary gourmet experience! Pleasant, amazing dining experience.
PRICE RANGE
$4 - $18
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Indian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Table Service, Delivery, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed February 22, 2020

We were at Amaya today for lunch. It’s weekend so they had five different Thalia to choose from. We ordered poori ( which was deep fried but never puffed and full of oil, I believe it happens when the oil is not hot enough), paratha(...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 2, 2020 via mobile

Taken me 4 months to get round to reviewing this restaurant - but feel it should be recognized, even if a little late. Found this little gem of a restaurant while traveling in Rochester, NY. Totally exceeded our expectations. Extensive menu with traditional fare. Service...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed October 16, 2019 via mobile

Third time here and just not nearly as impressive. Still ok; did they change ownership/management? Tried both off menu and buffet

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 18, 2019

Takeaways were excellent. We tried biryani with raita, mutton curry dal and rotis. Portions were adequate, tasty and well packed. Size of meat pieces were good and they were well cooked. Breakfast thalis were diverse and tasty.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 7, 2019

The food was very tasty and thoughtfully presented. I also appreciated how professional the staff were and how beautiful the restaurant was. It was a wonderful treat to eat at this restaurant.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed September 5, 2019

We went there on a Sunday and had their Thali and Chicken biryani, it was the tastiest Indian cuisine I’ve had in a long time! Coming from a guy who’s eaten quite a bit of Indian food, the chefs here really know what they are...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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nlaroia, Owner at Amaya Indian Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2019

Thanks a lot, we are very glad to learn about your visit to Amaya. We will share your views with our chefs as well, this will be very encouraging for them. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed July 27, 2019

Food was stellar, naan bread tasted great along with the saag paneer. Mango lassi was great as well, only thing that could be improved was the speed of service, other than that highly recommend this restaurant, favorite place to eat in Rochester.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

Excellent option for Indian food including many speciality and vegetarian items. Central location in Brighton makes either pickup or dining in a good option. Prices are reasonable, and portion size is very good.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 22, 2019 via mobile

Called twice to make reservations but no answer, but went anyway. Food was delicious. service was good, price was acceptable. Sits in the corner of a shopping plaza so parking was easy. Many locals eat here.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 11, 2019

The Food was really good and tasted authentic and flavorful. but what really sets them apart is the service. most Indian restaurants in States do okay on food but lack a good service level. this place on the other had has some of the best...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Response from AmayaIndianCuisine | Property representative |
The restaurant is about 5.7 miles from the Airport and the best way to get to it would be by a cab. We look forward to serving you during business hours. We are closed on Mondays. Please call or check our opening hours on... More
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