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5th Element

9485 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256-7901
+1 904-448-8265
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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Indian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9485 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256-7901
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Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting 5th element since 2 years now. The food and the staff are amazing. A must try is the malai kofta and bullet naan. My daughter is fond of getting idli from them- she says it's super soft and better than home...More

Thank SharmaSharad
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Excellent food and great service! So good that we returned for a second time to experience again. I highly recommend it!

Thank alegriafury
Reviewed May 5, 2017

The bottom line here is that the food is amazing. Some of the best Indian I've ever had. And the menu is vast. At dinner on Saturday there was no buffet, probably a good thing. But the place seems to cater to the buffet crowd....More

1  Thank Palooka32
Reviewed April 13, 2017

If you are new to Indian food, or a veteran, 5th Element has something for you, and if you know how to order.......something special... Our group of 6 including a toddler who was transfixed to the big screen Bollywood MTV show, sampled from at least...More

3  Thank baird t
Reviewed April 6, 2017

And in so saying this restaurant is authentic, I wasn't impressed. Food all tasted the same to me, rather on the bland side except for some spicy hot dishes that were too hot for my taste and curry which I avoid. There was no American...More

Thank Roberta P
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love the food here. Tiki masala is my favorite. Ice cream at the end is complementary. Loveeeee this Indian food!!

Thank Emily R
Reviewed February 14, 2017

best indian food buffet in usa , variety , taste ,is awesome and the price is unbeatable love this place

Thank Alex H
Reviewed February 6, 2017

I'd been desperately searching for a good Indian place for months because the last city I was in had nothing. This place delivers! The prices are great and so is the service. They offer a wide range of southern and northern Indian dishes. I love...More

Thank Gregg L
Reviewed January 11, 2017

Wow! An Indian buffet (they also have a traditional menu). They had a large variety and most things were labelled. The sag was so spicy and so delicious, I am sure it is my new favorite Indian dish. Extremely reasonable and very, very good!

Thank LHH_7
Reviewed January 8, 2017

I always review restaurants on three imp criteria. Food, Service & Ambience Lets start with food: Worst! Worst ! Worst ! dont try north indian food. Extremely shameful that they call themselves Indian restaurant. Next Service: If food was worst ! then service is terrible....More

Thank Reflection4u
fifthelement2015, Manager at 5th Element, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2017

Firstly we regret for the inconvenience caused. Ideally all our orders are served on first come first serve basis and also are dependent on the time for preparation. There was and will never be a discrimination factor at 5th element, no matter how difficult the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9485 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32256-7901
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-448-8265
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Authentic Indian Restaurant (serve indo chinese, south indian,north indian,punjabi)
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