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Place Napoleon Bonaparte, 77300, Fontainebleau, France
+33 1 64 23 74 92
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Paris, France
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 2.35 pm and they accepted us. However they kept on rushing us, from pushing us to order even though we haven't chosen yet, up to the point when we were eating the dessert. They kept saying that the kitchen will close and the whole restaurant will close. I HATED IT! Such rude service . It would have... More 

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Thank Elaine L
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Being an indian i am a good judge of indian food and trust me the taste of food is not good...the meat is bad quality and the cheese nan you really have to look for the cheese...3 euros for such a cheese nan not worth it...i do not recommend this restaurant at all...i suggest try gare du nors restaurants for... More 

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Thank tourtan
alicante
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100 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Outside table in the centre of the town, as appetizer nice naan with suaces, very good Indian vegetable curry, good house wine

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Thank margreet71
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The welcoming is short and swift. The selection is classic Indian menu, the butter chicken was good but not exceptional. The dish were normal in quantity. The Naan was good and promptly served upon request for more (freshly baked). Reasonable pricing and quick service. It is the kind of service you would want when you want to spend time visit... More 

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Thank Xavier F
Beirut, Lebanon
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

The food was good. Portions should be more generous. Small bowl with a couple pieces of chicken in sauce is not enough. One waiter was friendly and always smiling. The others not so much. Place was well located near the chateau with a good view.

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Thank Michel A
Chateaudun, France
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Maybe ist was because we were the first guests in the evening. The courses followed so quickly that we had little time to relax. The food was good, but not exceptional. It lacked a heater for the main course, it cooled down to quickly.

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Thank diste0
Stanford, California
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Tired & hungry, I was thrilled to see they offered take-away (a emporter) ordered palak paneer, dal & nan. When I got back to my hotel, I discovered their palak paneer was actually spinach swimming in a disgusting cheddar cheese sauce and the dal consisted of a tablespoon of lentils in a pint of oil! Furious, I immediately gathered the... More 

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Dubai
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500 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015

The Maharadja is located next to the castle main entrance. This is probably the only advantage. Although service was fast and kind, food proved very difficult to digest (we all had to do a long night walk to eliminate calories) as dishes were served with high-fat sauces and dressing. As we are used to excellent Indian food in Dubai, we... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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106 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2015

One evening, out of curiosity, we headed to an eatery that calls itself an Indian restaurant - Le Maharaja, which it turned out, was run by Bangladeshis... The food itself was bad, no way closer to what Indian cuisine is. The naan was very crisp and not soft and fluffy as it is supposed to be. The daal (lentil gravy)... More 

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Wales
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136 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Ok, so we visited an Indian restaurant whilst in France! I'm glad we did. The food and service was very good and very reasonably priced for the location. It was also nice to see local people eating there, as well as tourists. Well worth a visit for a pleasant lunch.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place Napoleon Bonaparte, 77300, Fontainebleau, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Seine-et-Marne  >  Fontainebleau
  • Phone Number: +33 1 64 23 74 92

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