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Sitar Indian Cuisine

6004 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-6345
+1 865-588-1828
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“garlic naan” (7 reviews)
“pakora” (4 reviews)
“chicken curry” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
6004 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-6345
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We really liked the service here. The food was good, we'd give the food 3 stars but the great service rounds it up.

Thank tiarakkem
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Excellent food and good service! The younger waitress doesn't know English very well, but we could communicate pretty well. We came with our family and another family we are friends with so it was a larger group and they got all the orders correct. If...More

Thank KYKnobs
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Long time fan of the Sitar lunch buffet. Great selection of delicious, colorful vegetables, very good selection of chicken done 3 or 4 different ways, enjoyable selection of sauces. Some simple salads and desserts, but you rarely have room for them. This buffet will please...More

1  Thank Gould S
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Very good food for very great price .if i will be in that era again i will definitely go there .and it's not only me my whole family like the test of all food

Thank bhagyesh p
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This was a huge disappointment. It began with a Lasse that tasted as if it had gone bad. My curry that I ordered hot was mild. I also could not taste the usual variety of spices used in an Indian curry. It was as if...More

Thank jazzyjava
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

As stated in the title, we were new to Indian cuisine and our waiter was extremely patient with us. I ordered the chicken tikka biryani and it was divine. The serving size is enough to feed me for the next three days. The chicken was...More

Thank rrjenkins
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We ate during their lunch buffet. It was delicious and I am still craving their food. I wasn't allowed to bring home what I couldn't finish though so I will not dine in next time. Very friendly staff.

Thank vivat2017
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with my bf and family for my birthday. My bf and I have eaten Indian food before so we knew what we wanted but my family were new to the whole experience. The best part was the staff was very helpful and super...More

Thank Emily I
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Sitar has been a long-time favorite since I moved to Knoxville in 2009. I have an earlier from review from 2015 that raves about it, and how it has always been one of my most favorite restaurants in Knoxville. However, after my last three visits,...More

1  Thank lithicschik
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Whenever we travel, I enjoy finding Indian restaurants, as we do not have one in our town. This location was a good stop. The lunch buffet was $7.95, which is less than most. I enjoyed the chicken curry and the tandoori chicken, though my son...More

1  Thank rwilliams2911
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Connie S
25 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from disgusted173 | Reviewed this property |
You cane request smaller portion or ask waiter to get something for children. Best thing to do is go at lunch time when they have buffet so that children can try different things.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6004 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919-6345
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-588-1828
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