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Namaste Indian Cuisine

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6300 NE 117th Ave, Ste A, Vancouver, WA 98662-5514
(360) 891-5857
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Clovis, California
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157 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friends go here every week and now I know why. It's soooo good. Buffet includes chai which they bring around to the tables regularly while you are dining. And the mango ice cream (self serve) is wonderful. Whether it's for a quick lunch or one to linger, this is a great place. I love the lamb dish but also... More 

Thank MsCathleen
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Came in for lunch, had the buffet. Had all 4 vegetarian items, only ate 1. The spices were, for me, all wrong. 2 were way too sweet. I'm no chef but I eat Indian every time I travel and this was the worst food I've had on a buffet. Price is good and the selection is impressive, but not tasty.

Thank Max P
Deer Island, Oregon
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56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

The food here is incredible! I feel happy when I walk in a smell the spices of curry and saffron rice! My mouth waters! The buffet is our favorite. Ample hot fresh made perfect Food! Palek paneer is my favorite creamed spinach dish, dal and chicken dishes are delightful. Fresh hot Naan bread a plenty! Clean atmosphere. Indeed we say... More 

Thank DeerDiane
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121 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

So we have dined here a few times before. Typical buffet set up. Atmosphere is a bit sketchy at first, old and bit run down to say the least. However, once you dish up some goodness, that all goes away. The variety of dishes are good comfort food! We will be dining here again when the urge hits again!

Thank rollingwheel
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

The buffet is a great option as you can try many varieties of curry and other dishes. My family enjoyed trying and discussing several different things. We all found things we really liked and had several trips to the buffet. It was really nice that the items are labeled with their names and short descriptions, which makes it easier to... More 

Thank Brittany P
Portland, Oregon
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2016

We just had the most wonderfully flavorful meal, the buffet at Namaste. It was a little challenging to get into, and the decor is more "family style" than "romantic", but none of that really matters when the food tastes this good. We got there early, so the buffet was fresh. There was a large selection, with several varieties of vegetables,... More 

Thank nomadicgold
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

Had the buffet. Good selection between veggie, lamb, chicken and goat. Everything was nicely spiced without being too hot.

Thank Jeff H
Nampa, Idaho
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104 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2015

The buffet was recommended by the hostess, so that was what we did. The food was very good. The labeling on the buffet items was not so accurate or at least the placement of food and labeling did not seem to always coincide. The decor was what we think of as Indian. One of the waitstaff seemed to have difficulty... More 

Thank Sharon G
Vancouver, Washington
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

Consistently good food, lots of variety and friendly staff. They do offer a buffet lunch or dinner. We live in Vancouver so this is a favorite go-to restaurant, especially for my husband.

Thank 720dee
Melbourne, Australia
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2015

My friends and I were on a cycling trip in the USA and had a hankering for some Punjabi food. Loved the buffet: The crispy pakoras, freshly cooked naan, tadka daal and the vegetable curry were delicious. Some of the meat dishes could be further improved - But then I am being picky and we're lucky to have some of... More 

Thank Jagdeesh Singh D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Reservations, Buffet, Seating
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6300 NE 117th Ave, Ste A, Vancouver, WA 98662-5514
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Vancouver
  • Phone Number: (360) 891-5857

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