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94 River Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-5618
+1 203-924-2626
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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94 River Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-5618
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second time here, first time was a lunch buffet but I thought the evening dinner was much better. We had 5 adults each ordering something different meaning we could all share a sampling offers a number of dishes. We have very spicy chicken tikka masala,...More

Thank wacotom
Reviewed 31 October 2017

My Husband and my first date was at Baingan so it will always have a special place in my heart. With that being said, I don't know if it changed owners or what but the food and service has been better than it has been...More

Thank BugznCakes627
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We have eaten here maybe twice before but this was our best dinner to date. We chose to celebrate our anniversary here and were not disappointed. We ordered a variety of dishes - Naan bread, Lamb curry, chicken saag, butter chicken, chicken 65... All were...More

Thank TomatoTwist
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have been going to Baingan since shortly after the y Opened. Leaving the place last night, all I felt was good. I like hot Indian food. While really hot, the food never loses it's fabulous taste. I love it. They rank...More

Thank Earl E
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Menu is extensive and we have been pleased with each choice we ordered. The Chicken Masala (not the way they spell it) is delicious and I tried the Cashew Chicken (think it was Korma) Sat and it was great also....fun watching what the tables nearby...More

Thank Joan K
Reviewed 12 February 2017

After driving by for years I finally stopped in for the buffet on Saturday afternoon. The restaurant was full with a birthday party going on in the back so we sat in the front. The buffet provided a nice selection and for the price of...More

Thank grump51
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Solid Indian food and great service. Ask and they try to accommodate any needs you may have. Reasonably priced especially for the portions you receive. Stop in its worth it!!

Thank Deane M
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Had lunch this past Saturday. The buffet had a nice variety of Indian dishes. The tomato soup was fantastic. We sat in the back dining room overlooking the river. I would definitely go back.

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I have always given this place great reviews, but the last two times I ordered take-out from here, I had problems. The first time, the chicken tikka was burned - black - could barely eat it. I wrote a letter, but it was apparently ignored....More

Thank TellMeWhereToGoNext
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Its gone off in here. The staff and service used to be so good. I think it is under new management. Staff are miserable but food remains very good. They always question me when I say spicy 8/10. I know my Indian food and what...More

Thank efoden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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: 94 River Rd, Shelton, CT 06484-5618
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Shelton
  • Phone Number: +1 203-924-2626
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Open about 2 months, absolutely delicious food and best service, very attentive and huge selection cooked how you wanted it, we will definitely go back!
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