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“Did not disappoint!”
Review of Amma

Amma
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Ranked #551 of 14,520 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $40
Cuisines: Indian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Neighborhood: Midtown
Cross street: Between 2nd & 3rd Ave
Transit: 6 train, 51st Street Station
Reviewed January 17, 2013

Dined at Amma earlier this month, after reading reviews online for best Indian in New York. This restaurant did not disappoint! Service was friendly and attentive, food was delicious, and overall ambiance of restaurant was enjoyable. Will definitely visit again on my next trip to the city!

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Thank elizabeth7887
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Reviewed January 14, 2013

While it doesn't look like much from the outside, Amma is a gem. Wonderful flavors, great presentation.

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Thank TravelSarahH
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Reviewed January 9, 2013

Every mouthful was a delightful assault on the taste buds. A big step above the average Indian Restaurant. Nice taster of pea patty with tamarind and mint sauces was complimentary. Try crisp layered spinach and sprouting bean starter which you have to eat by hand. We had chicken in roasted coconut (yum) and lamb Maas daal which was intensely spicy. The crispy okra is sublime! Light strips fried with lemon and spices. You can order as a side or main. Very attentive and helpful service. Cosy little gem! We would definitely go every time we are in NY and will tell friends. You'll love it.

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Thank HelenJC
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Reviewed January 4, 2013

Fantastic restaurant and food, this was one of the best Indians that we have ever had, and we have eaten in a lot of indian restaurants, as its our favourite kind of cuisine, the atmosphere was great, it is worth booking a table, this is a hidden gem we had a taster special menu and all the courses were well cooked and well presented, this was a good value for money also, the staff were very friendly and I would definitely recommend this restaurant. Enjoy.

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Thank Tim S
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Reviewed December 27, 2012

Find an Indian restaurant that stands out from the average is not very easy. Most of them serves always the same with a standardized flavor, where most of the dishes looks like the same. This is not the case of Amma. They serve excellent dishes, cooked at tandoor and also some tasty curries. The service is very attentive and accurate. The place is a bit small and the decor is soft, despite not make you feel in an Indian atmosphere.

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Thank Antonio D
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