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2520 US Highway 22, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076-1536
+1 908-233-5511
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Today
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 22:15
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
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Westfield, New Jersey
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515 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

This was my first time here. My wife and kids had previously tried it and returned with good reviews. They were right. This is a good go-to place for Indian food. We shared chicken tikka masala, chicken korma plus bread and appetizers. Everything was very good. I expect to return.

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Thank Dennis D
rotherham
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I visited Red Pepper twice last week, once for dinner and also for the lunch buffet. The food was delicious and everything we ordered was cooked to perfection. All of the staff were extremely helpful, friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The Onion Bhaji were amazing and definitely beat my local Indian restaurant at home in England. Compliments to... More 

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Thank emaliz
nj
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is phenomenal. Great food, lovely atmosphere. The lunch buffet is to die for. It's my go to spot after I've been traveling. The service is great and the management is very friendly. If you're looking to stuff your face with quality authentic Indian food, this is the place to go 👍🏼

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Thank Noorene H
Union
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

The food always fresh and the service prompt....resturant very clean,....$11.99 for lunch all you can eat...best indiian food around. Highly recommend AAA+++++

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Thank P2704CVjamess
NY
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535 reviews
403 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Another delicious meal. we had an assortment of dishes with friends. lamb vindaloo with potato, dal makhani, puri, rice, green peppers, and onions, followed by the very tasty custard dessert. it all tasted great, the service friendly, and efficient, and the atmosphere relaxed. highly recommend.

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Thank BuddhistNYC
NY
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535 reviews
403 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

we dropped into this restaurant last week for lunch. we've had many many dinners here, but not a lunch. and we weren't disappointed. the buffet was great. I had Tandoori Chicken, and a variety of other treats. dessert was great, custard and fruit salad. highly recommend for lunch or dinner. Well managed, nice people, service very good, and relaxed atmosphere.

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Thank BuddhistNYC
NY
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535 reviews
403 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015

Goat curry, dal, and rice. Food is always good, service very good, and a relaxed atmosphere. Recommended if in the area.

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Thank BuddhistNYC
Scotch Plains, New Jersey
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

A South Asian friend told me about Red Pepper, and I'm glad she did. The place serves authentic Indian food that is quite tasty. The vegetable samosas, the chicken tikka masala, and the lamb vindaloo are particularly good. The variety of dishes isn't as large as some other Indian restaurants, but what they do serve is usually very good. And... More 

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Thank S S
Scotch Plains, New Jersey
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

The food is always great. They have a wide variety of Northern Indian dishes. I suggest you start out asking for Mild, as the Medium is pretty hot. I am a vegetarian, but my guests have informed me that the meat dishes are also excellent. The appetizers, breads, condiments and main dishes are all great. I never ordered anything I... More 

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Thank Russell P
Saddle Brook, New Jersey
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2015

We have been to this place multiple times in the past four years. Great food , reasonable price and good service. We are vegetarians and have tasted and liked the dishes like samosas, hariyali kofta, lychee nirgisi, stuffed kulchas etc... The only thing we are not very fond of is the Hakka noodles. But the food in general is good.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2520 US Highway 22, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076-1536
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Scotch Plains
  • Phone Number: +1 908-233-5511

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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?