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Nawab Indian Cuisine

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118 Campbell Ave SE, Suite A, Roanoke, VA 24011-1422
(540) 345-5150
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Milan, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been meaning to try Nawab for some time and finally made it. The lunch buffet is great, highly recommend. Very good selection. We arrived at 11:30 as they opened and the restaurant quickly filled up. The by the glass Chardonnay was also very good. Highly recommend!

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Thank eholbrook
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time trying Indian food. Had the goat. It was spicy. Just the way I like my food. Their curry is different from I expected but that's ok. It was delicious except the smell of the cilantro. Good food! Amazing atmosphere. Would visit again

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Thank Aneisha R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We switch it up from buffet to ordering from the menu. Both options are great and never disappoint. The staff is extremely friendly and attentive. Price is comparable to competitors and on point for the location and quality.

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Thank David B
Huntsville, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

The two of us ate lunch at Nawab Indian Cuisine. The buffet was Very Good...somewhat limited and bland...but tasty. The same can be said of the service, atmosphere, and value. The restaurant is centrally located and easy to find.

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Thank Helga H
Roanoke, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

Our party of 9 shared 7 dishes and everything was very good with the exception of the lamb. It was tough but the sauce was great. The disappointment was also after seeing on the menu some very unique cocktails we were told their was no bartender there to make them:(

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Thank DR5492013
United States
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

We are regulars at the Nawab buffet for a couple of years now. The food is excellent and consistently good. Their Vindaloo dishes are one of the best Indian dishes we've ever tasted. Their buffet is an excellent quality/price meal and they always have a lot of variations. Service is also always wonderful. It is definitely one of the best... More 

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Thank Boliath
Roanoke, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016

I love Nawab. All other Indian restaurants that I have been to (which have been a good variety, in state and out of country) pale in comparison. The service is attentive and professional. The decor is modern with an intimate feel. The food is divine! Seriously, it seems a spiritual experience to eat their food! the Saagwala is out of... More 

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Thank Klilapp
Rocky Mount, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Risking local ire.... I like Nawab better than Taaza. The buffet is just that good. I always love everything I eat, end up going back for seconds, and wishing I could get thirds. The naan bread at the table is fresh and a great addition to the meal.

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Thank Tammy B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

I'm married into an Indian family, so we eat at Indian restaurants a lot. This one was different. Not the usual dark lighting and gold and red furnishings. It was modern and playful. Kinda Bollywood. Young energetic staff. The food was slightly different than the standard Americanized fair. Though they had the ever dependable chicken korma, they also had goat... More 

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Dunnellon, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in to Nawab at lunch time and enjoyed an excellent buffet of traditional Indian cuisine. Service was prompt and friendly, the buffet was very clean and appealing and all the food was fresh and hot. The two of us ate for less than twenty bucks.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Campbell Ave SE, Suite A, Roanoke, VA 24011-1422
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: (540) 345-5150

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