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Milan Indian Cuisine

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$$ - $$$
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1817 Emmet St N, Charlottesville, VA 22901-2812
+1 434-984-2828
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Huntingtown, MD, USA
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Maybe it was a bad night, but we had a reservation in advance for a booth and ended up wedged in a corner at a table next to a large party instead of in a booth per our reservation. The kids were jumping up and down on the benches, chairs, and screaming. Service was very very slow. Waters were filled... More 

Thank TpRain
Long Island, New York
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91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Super food. I have eaten in scores of Indian. thiIS ONE OF THE BEst , veggie or meat , order mild spicy or in between

Thank drmojo48
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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72 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Good quality indian with pleasant service. Just what i was hoping for. The menu has a good selection, and i very much enjoyed it.

Thank Eric L
Lexington, Virginia
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Having lived in the NYC metro for 40 years we were never at a loss for great Indian restaurants. That changed when we moved to central Virginia, until we found Milan in C'ville. It's as good as anything in NY, and we go there whenever possible. The poori is spectacular, as is the Tikka Masala, among many other dishes. And,... More 

Thank Lee M
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80 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

You know, the first thing I do when looking for a restaurant is to see the negative reviews here in Tripadvisor. And folk, I cannot explain, nor accept, the bad comments I've seen. Either these naysayers are totally ignorant or are just miserable enough that nothing would satisfy them. Milan has got to be one of the finest restaurants I... More 

Thank Tuckergoose
Staunton, Virginia
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

went there for lunch today . very good meal. good lunch buffet . good nan . very good chicken dishes .

Thank Stephen P
Woodbridge, Virginia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Words can't even describe how good this restaurant was. You must go try it for yourself.... Highly recommend the tandoori chicken. Stop reading this and go... I'm serious. Go!

Thank santolick
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140 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

I believe you should go with the buffet at this restaurant. On average, their ala carte dishes are around $13 while the buffet price is $15. So for me it's more worth it to go with the buffet package. And I did not regret it, good quality food, very tasty and delicious. Highly recommended if you are staying at Charlottesville... More 

Thank adrianwn
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Food was good. Rosemary naan awesome. Scallops awesome. Lentil soup was straight broth and nothing else, and there were no vegetables added to the meat dishes which was weird. We didn't get lentil crackers for a complimentary appetizer like the people at the table beside us and every other Indian restaurant I've ever been to. We assumed this place just... More 

Thank Dramaticme
Hollywood, Florida
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203 reviews
161 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

I grew up on very hot spicy food. I usually find an Indian restaurant when on a long term project. I asked for a Lamb Saag dish hot and that's what I got. I was surprised by the large portion which I could not finish. So I ate the rest for breakfast at the hotel the next morning! There was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12 - $18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 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 - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1817 Emmet St N, Charlottesville, VA 22901-2812
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-984-2828

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?