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“Customer Dinner”

Minerva Indian Cuisine
Ranked #31 of 339 Restaurants in Gaithersburg
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Buffet
Restaurant details
Dining options: Buffet
New York City, New York
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Customer Dinner”
Reviewed April 30, 2013

The food was excellent, great variety of dishes including vegetarian, seafood, and chicken. My customer thought the food was very authentic.

  • Visited April 2013
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English first
Houston
Level 5 Contributor
90 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Great Indian Restaurant”
Reviewed April 26, 2013

We went there as it was just besides the hotel.

Lunch buffet is delicious, we stuffed ourselves in Indian food. Fresh, flavory, well cooked, the right taste for the right dish.

We went also at night, plates can be "A la carte" -just the dish-, or "Dinner plate" -a tray with the maini dish you asked, surrounded by anything else, including Dahi with mint, and dessert (today was rasmalai).

Fair price, great food. If you like Hindi food, that's the place.

  • Visited April 2013
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Washington, DC
Level 6 Contributor
130 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“It's a very good place”
Reviewed March 15, 2013

Friends had told us about this place so we decided to try it on a Friday night. It's fairly large as Indian restaurants go. Even at 7:30 most tables were taken. The food was very tasty with the spices being just right. The local India community must like this place because we saw three large parties of them---always a good sign.

  • Visited March 2013
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Silver Spring, Maryland
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
“Consistently Good”
Reviewed March 15, 2013

My wife and I have always been happy with this place. We've been going since they opened up, and have never been disappointed. I'd recommend the lunch buffet, but get there by Noon because can be a wait, and they can run low on items. The tandoori chicken is espcially good, always tender and flavorful. Lots of items, and unique curries not found at other places. They keep the quality up, and the Mgr. Alex is pretty accomodating. Wait staff is just ok, but they do get busy, so somewhat understandable.

  • Visited February 2013
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Bethesda, Maryland
Level 6 Contributor
312 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
“Great Indian Food Cooked and Served by A Bunch of Spanish Guys!”
Reviewed January 29, 2013

This place had been recommended several times by friends. My wife and finally decided to give it a try. We were pleasantly surprised. Food was good. Service was good (and friendly). The skewered lamb is particularly good! The Naan too.

  • Visited January 2013
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