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Curry in a Hurry

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119 Lexington Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-8129
+1 212-683-0900
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“curry” (22 reviews)
“saag” (2 reviews)
“yellow dal” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly
119 Lexington Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-8129
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is my go to restaurant in this area. Always has several choices. Food spicy and interesting. Staff is very gracious and helpful in explaining what is on offer that day.

Thank cej18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a long line of taxi drivers (Indian,I guess) always parked outside on their break eating here. They have several prepared dishes in pots bubbling away in the window. High turnover helps keep things fresh. Not the greatest atmosphere, and really better for take...More

Thank totallyNYC
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

I found this restaurant by accident and glad I did! I ordered the tikka masala and it was very, very good. The portion size was enough for three meals for myself! Wow! Oh, and the staff is wonderful, too. 😊

Thank Silkartist
Reviewed June 28, 2017

Food is average for the area, and is a bit more expensive compared to Haandi. However, it needs to be cleaned up, dusted, washed, bleached, mopped, etc etc. Its like going into a run down restaurant in a Third World country, but you are on...More

Thank Stone P
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

Its on the 29th street with other Asian restaurants around. Food was good. Lots of varieties to choose from.

Thank Alwyn N
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Combination platter is the best deal in the city. Even enough for two. Free salad and rice pudding. Sadly the upper level was remodeled with the worse decor choices. The booths were removed, the carpet was changed to tile, the lights were replaced to bright...More

Thank c0mercial24
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

If you like curry.. please avoid this place.. for the price it fails to offer a decent tasting curry with a meat.. I had beef curry and it was too hard to have any flavour.. and felt hurried.. the chicken tandoori is dry.. I would...More

Thank Neil R
Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

$8.44 (including tax) for a Dosa big enough to feed 2 people (and packed with potato/spiced filling); served alongside a bowl of lentil soup. The Yellow Dal that was with it, was excellent! Sat upstairs (not fancy, but very comfortable booth!). Waiter upstairs super helpful...More

Thank Your_Best_Adventure
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Good food with choice of buffet or sit-down dining. Service is good as is location. You may have vegetarian, meat, or fish dishes.

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Passed this place on the way back to the hotel, was hungry and took a chance. Just inside the door are counters with the usual Indian dishes, along with an authentic Naan oven. You can choose food there and take it upstairs to the dining...More

Thank Sherry K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Lexington Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-8129
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighborhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-683-0900
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