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Vatan

409 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8103
+1 212-689-5666
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
Indian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
409 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8103
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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61 - 70 of 152 reviews

Reviewed April 12, 2015

Vatan is one of those NY places you would walk by if you just noticed it on the street, but be sure not to. When you enter this Indian vegetarian establishment, you are transported to a peaceful Indian courtyard (presided over by a giant Ganesh)....More

2  Thank Heidi D
VATANNYC, Manager at Vatan, responded to this review

Thanks for rating us! We look forward to see you soon!

Reviewed March 30, 2015

Had dinner yesterday with a group of 8 other friends. There is an unlimited all you can eat thali or plate option where all of us ran into serious problems of restraint and saying no even when the stomach was full. We are a multi...More

2  Thank Vijkash
VATANNYC, Manager at Vatan, responded to this review

Thanks for rating us! We look forward to see you soon!

Reviewed March 18, 2015

We are regulars here at Vatan. It is the best Gujrati Thali in New York City and probably the East coast. When I lived in D.C. I would travel all the way to go to Vatan for their delicious unlimited thali. LOVE this place!

2  Thank MIDS302014
VATANNYC, Manager at Vatan, responded to this review

Thanks for rating us! We look forward to see you soon!

Reviewed January 28, 2015 via mobile

Perfect place to enjoy Gujrati home style food. The devote andante cd is in an ideal location in busy manhatten location. The decore is superb. Just loved it. We have been here with family and friends on several occasions.

Thank Vandanaps206
Reviewed January 28, 2015

As a gujarati, I can say this is one of the few restaurants that actually reflects the food we eat at home. Just be aware of the quantity, its a lot of food and feels like a waste so I dont indulge in this too...More

Thank pranjals
Reviewed December 30, 2014

This is a Gujarati style Indian cuisine restaurant. The interior décor is different with picture painted walls, a mock well to draw water and tables in a rural cabin style. Pleasing to the eye. Service was good and waiters were efficient and helpful, offering suggestion...More

Thank Arun Kumar T
Reviewed December 6, 2014

A very nice restaurant conveniently located on 3rd Ave. Superb food (great assortment) with great service.

Thank Shwetank J
Reviewed November 15, 2014 via mobile

A very different type of all you can eat. Not a Buffett . Excellent assortment of western Indian dishes brought to you. Ask and you will get as much as you can eat.highly recommended gor families. Individual cubicles add to privacy and comfort. Uniformed waitresses...More

Thank Pixbuff
Reviewed November 2, 2014

We came to Vatan as a party of nine who love vegetarian Indian food. The table was gracious and quiet- the portions more than ample-(only a few of us requested more and it was brought quickly). We loved some of the dishes and liked others...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

All u can eat Gujarati food. Absolutely Delicious food: amazing atmosphere and decor. Great service.

2  Thank sjadva
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Ltpucker
Hi! Excited to go back, been to your restaurant twice and loved it. Do you serve wine or is it BYOB?
March 24, 2016|
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Response from Prashant S | Property representative |
We have full bar
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Jain1983
Hi Do we have to take off the shoes while seated at Vatan? Planning for a dinner and will dress accordingly if needed to take off the shoes. Thanks
February 19, 2015|
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Response from anbhat | Reviewed this property |
No. You do not need to take off shoes.
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Jain1983
Hi Do we have to take off the shoes while seated at Vatan? Planning for a dinner and will dress accordingly if needed to take off the shoes. Thanks
February 19, 2015|
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Response from VATANNYC | Property representative |
it is yes and no - depending on table you select.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$32 - $32
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-8103
    (29th Street and Third Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: 6 train to 28th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighborhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-689-5666
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