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Gate of India

201 James Street, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-528-5548
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“garlic naan” (5 reviews)
“pakora” (4 reviews)
“peas” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
201 James Street, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always friendly and always tasty I usually get the CC for two with my girl friend and it gives you some of everything, Make sure to ask for garlic Naan it makes it that much better

Thank tfcappiello
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We have been here probably 6 or 7 times since we moved in the area. This place just never disappoints. The food is superb and the best Indian I have had since visiting London England. Great menu choice and I look forward to trying new...More

1  Thank Mary M
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I looked on line and saw only fair ratings for this restaurant but a local recommended it to me so I went. Had the Rogan Josh and liked it very much. Fair size portion, excellent value, relaxing surroundings. Will go back next time I have...More

1  Thank Keith F
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Always the same, amazing food, warm service and cozy, atmosphere. Great for one person, romantic dinner for two or a family night out.

1  Thank Instakt
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Good portion size, but poor flavour! I didn't really noticed any flavour on the chicken, and the garlic naan looked/tasted more like old plain naan. Not the best Indian food!

Thank drcemauro
Reviewed 14 March 2017

A group of us from work went to Gate of India last week for dinner. I had never been there before and I loved it. Truly, loved it!! I had the samosa (you get two, along with a sauce), which were just the right level...More

1  Thank cruisinchristine2017
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend heard this place was the best for Indian food. We both agreed on the exact opposite. Butter chicken was more like sweet sauce leftover tandoori chicken. The other 4 dishes were also disappointing. We won't come back.

Thank Shawn N
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The staff are wonderful. The atmosphere is very peaceful. We have taken the family several times and have also had many romantic evenings here. The food is fresh and made to order. We highly recommend this family business!

1  Thank John V
Reviewed 27 December 2016

While the Gate of India is perhaps not what it used to be, it's still decent. Went there just before Christmas with a colleague and enjoyed the dinner. My companion felt the naan was too thin and therefore a little over crispy, I like it...More

Thank djd304w
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We went to Gate of India for a family dinner after hearing it had some of the best Indian food in Hamilton. Not true. The four of us ordered about 12 dishes all together, which came in the most bizarre order. The first series of...More

1  Thank Chattyscrapper
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Mellissa M
24 April 2017|
Response from jdacosta16 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry but I really don't have any idea about glutton free items. check out their site at gateofindia ca or simply call the restaurant at 905 393 7641 and ask them. The food is supreme and worth trying it. I rate it the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 13:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 James Street, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-528-5548
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