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Favorite Indian Restaurant

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24052 Mission Blvd, Hayward, CA 94544-1017 (Jackson / Foothill)
+1 510-583-7550
11:00 - 22:00
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Hayward, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Good restaurant. We were a big group of 40 and they accommodated us in their banquet room. Their curries were good. Naans were soft and fresh. Our group of 40 became 50 soon but they accommodated them without any issue. Ample parking around. Banquet room is good for a party of 50. Beans and potato curry and eggplant curry were... More 

Thank Meena B
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The buffet is a wonder. Lots of different choices, both vegetarian and non-veg. Very tasty. Good price.

Thank SFboy2
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The atmosphere is okay. Could use some more popular Indian videos and music. There was plenty food for the price. I like the more authentic spicy Indian food and so this was low on the spice side. They are close by and so its good when I don't have much time.

Thank Choo Y
Hayward, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The food is delicious, service is pretty good, and the price is a STEAL. Lunch(everyday 11-2) is only $9.99 and dinner on the weekends is $14.99. Best Indian spot in Hayward!

Thank EuniBee
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

My husband and I like to try new places when we go out. Now that is going to be very hard to do because I am always going to want to go the Favorite Indian Restaurant! From the moment we walked in we were warmly welcomed, seated right away and shown the buffet. Normally I do not like buffets but... More 

Thank Chelle W
San Leandro
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51 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Friends took me here for the first time several years ago - and now, if I want to go to a sit-down Indian restaurant I go here. The prices are reasonable! The food is good!

Thank RubyS959
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Our "favorite" Indian food restaurant. The food is always delicious. We always select naan and butter chicken then go from there.

Thank Roy S
Oakland, California
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334 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

My friend recommended this place for our get together and so it is worth it for the food you get for the lunch buffet which costs about $10.95 after the Yelp check-in. You don't pay until after the buffet so I showed them my yelp check-in and the three of us got the discount, so nice! This is my first... More 

Thank KWong55
Oakland, CA
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95 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Favorite Indian Restaurant in Hayward continues to be one of my go-to places because of their consistently good food, reasonable prices, and -especially- because of their complimentary local delivery service, a real plus on those evenings in which I don't want to go out. This time I tried their mixed-lentil vegetarian dish- it was very good. Other favorites of mine... More 

Thank FoodieDoodie58
Fremont, CA
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This place has always provided me my Indian food fix. The service, quality and variety of food offered have kept me coming through the years. I'm a fan👍🏼

Thank Maestri

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24052 Mission Blvd, Hayward, CA 94544-1017
    (Jackson / Foothill)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hayward
  • Phone Number: +1 510-583-7550

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