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India Mahal
Cuisines: Indian, Pakistani
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Reviewed 7 June 2013

The India Mahal is, by far, the best Indian restaurant in Wilmington. Excellent buffet with a great variety, including breads. One can tell the ingredients are always fresh, the various dishes well tended at the serving station, and everything is always very nicely spiced! The staff is very friendly -- and the more you get to know them the friendlier they are. It is simply a great meal, in a great atmosphere, for a great value for Indian cuisine in Wilmington...

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Thank Prince-of-Crows
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Reviewed 1 June 2013

We came here because we had an Attractions book coupon for "$10 off anything" and we were curious about their buffet. No one else was dining when we arrives at 12:45pm. We were immediately told that "anything" didn't include the $9 buffet. After some discussion, we were allowed partial value on the coupon.

Many buffet items were not labelled ( or had an incorrect label) and all were cool to slightly warm in temperature. The naan bread was dry and stiff. Nothing was stirred or otherwise presented in an appealing manner. That said, some of the dishes were well-seasoned and quite good - served hot, they might have bee delicious. The vegetable curries were especially rewarding.But the overall ambience was not attractive or welcoming.

My rating was based on the quality of some of the food. Skip the buffet and order direct from the menu, and you may enjoy a better experience.

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Thank Slav2katz
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Reviewed 20 March 2013

I enjoyed the lunch buffett very much. The food was fresh and hot , but I got there a little before noon. I would eat there again and found it to be a good experience. I have eaten at other indian food restaurants in town but I do not enjoy them as well. I will return.

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Thank kjzv237
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Reviewed 17 June 2012 via mobile

Service was not that great for us , may be we were the last customers for the day.No cutleries till we asked for it !!!
We found onion garlic nan and basmati rice not cooked very well.

On a positive note, the paneer tikka masala was delicious . Also owner was very friendly:)

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Thank kazhcha
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Reviewed 21 May 2012

I never order off the menu at the local Indian restaurants, because they all offer buffets, and you can try all sorts of things. This buffet is smaller than Tandoori Bites, but the food is better. Staff is friendly, prices reasonable.

Thank alisluv
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