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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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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Thank Japangela
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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Thank Jack S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Went back for a second time. Love this place and service is exceptional. Will go back if I travel through the area. Restaurant is clean. Only thing I don't like we always have to park across the street and pay $7 for the parking.

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Thank Gonzalez1981
Alderson, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

I ate here one evening with a client and vendor. I had Chicken Tikka. It was ridiculously good. I will be back. Our server, who I will call Fabulosa (because I have forgotten his name) was attentive and happy. He brought joy to our table along with the food.

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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, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Romantic
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?