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Swagath

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Defence Colony
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14, Defense Colony Market, | Near Veterinary Clinic, Defence Colony, New Delhi, India
+91 11 2433 0930
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New Delhi, India
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Well i visited their another restaurant at Noida and m totally fan of this place bcz of their food... Defence colony itself is a well settled area with all known restaurants.. visited this restaurant couple of weeks back with few of my other foodies friends ... Place is nice very cozy interiors and i must say u need prior reservationa... More 

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New Delhi, India
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81 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here for a business dinner. I was pleasantly surprised by completely authentic Indian food and nice hospitality. I have been here earlier and every time the experience is better than earlier. This place is frequented by ex pats and this is a nice locality with other nice hang outs around. Recommended.

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Thank DrChandrakant
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to have lunch at the Swagath Restaurant while shopping for Indian Cookery books in the Defence Colony district. Fantastic service, excellent food and a manager who was quite willing to share his knowledge of the food and its preparation with us. I fine dining experience in Delhi which will wake up your taste buds for good Indian food... More 

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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139 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Variety. Indian ( South & North), Continental and Chinese food. Good seating. Nice decor. Food is good and reasonable price.

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Thank MUTTOOS
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

one of my favorite restaurant in delhi.i like so much their crab butter pepper garlic.and also chetinad chicken and fish tawa fry mouth watering.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food was really tasty - great mutton biryani and staff were knowledgeable as I'm gluten free. Ambience could have been better, restaurant was cold and they were playing dance music. Would have been nice to have Indian music playing.

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Thank hungryboyfriend
Oxford
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84 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I have been going to Swagath for years and our recent trip was a a good as ever. We have two friends visiting India for the first time and it is such a good restaurant to initiate people into good quality, sensibly priced, clean and delicious eating that is NOT in a 5 star hotel. As expected our friends loved... More 

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Juba
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

The decor is nice. Tables etc very close together so you feel 'businessy' and hurried rather than nice dining. Wide ranging Indian menu but food came barely warm, relatively bland and served with minimal enthusiasm. It gains more stars for the tasteful decor than anything else.

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New Delhi, India
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Good food. Drinks are always 1+1. Very nice ambience especially on the top most floor. Must try the Butter Chicken.

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Kent
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant, nice food but over priced. The waiter was trying his hardest to sell us the fresh prawn that was on the menu and guess what it was one of the most expensive items. He was over insistent which put me off the restaurant a bit. Excellent service though.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14, Defense Colony Market, | Near Veterinary Clinic, Defence Colony, New Delhi, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  National Capital Territory of Delhi  >  New Delhi>  > Defence Colony
  • Neighbourhood: Defence Colony
  • Phone Number: +91 11 2433 0930

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