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1550 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-2366
+1 414-276-2250
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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1550 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-2366
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Food and service were both good. We always get dishes to share so we had a good sampling. We ordered our food to be between mild and medium on the spice level and it was just the right amount for us gringos.

Thank Theo D
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We took our two college age sons here earlier this evening, our first time at this restaurant. We ordered a lot of different dishes and everything was outstanding! Mia was our server and she could not have been more helpful. My sons don't really like...More

Thank Rip P
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

As a vegetarian, Indian is one of my favorite so I have long relationship with the Indian cuisine , Maharaja defiantly stands out! The service was outstanding! It was enough just to raise our eyes and a waitress show up. We ordered veggie kari, dal,...More

Thank Gilad Y
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Come here almost every week. Best Indian food in Milwaukee. Owners are wonderful and really take good care.

Thank Vinay N
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Had been craving Indian food, and wanted to try with my family. We made a reservation and were greeted promptly by the gracious host. Our waiter came, friendly but a little slow and confused parts of the order. We really wanted to try the naan...More

Thank Maria W
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Ah this used to my desi buffet place when i was doing my MS at UWM. Staff is pretty friendly. You get a lot of variety for veg/nveg so this use to be choice for both the parties. One thing you will get here all...More

Thank Traveller_4m_Krypton
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Maharaja used to be a great restaurant. Now, it is nothing but mediocre. Most of the food was lukewarm on the buffet, and had been sitting out for a long time. The water for tea was not hot. Service was mediocre, with a waitress complaining...More

Thank Lori703
MAHARAJA M, Owner at Maharaja, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2017

Update 1/15/17: No response from this Trip Advisor user. Thank you for dining with us Lori. We are disappointed to hear that your experience did not meet expectations. However, we believe several of your statements need to be addressed and require further clarification for the...More

Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Family of 2 adults, 2 children dined here on a Saturday night. Parking was easy. We were greeted and sat at a table immediately. Server was very polite and attentive. The food was amazing. We love Indian and have been searching for somewhere close to...More

Thank GoHerdHuntington
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I have only gone for lunch but the food is AMAZING. I am definitely coming back. I got to try many dishes and it truly was awesome.

Thank Leonardo L L
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Had the buffet at 11:40am. Everything was beautiful, fresh and handmade. Variety was outstanding. Loved the chicken tiki masala, the pepper chicken and the garlic chicken. So many choices, - a great way to taste different foods and see what you like. The Naan is...More

Thank Evanken
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1550 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-2366
    (Albion & Brady)
  • Public Transportation: 30 Farwell & Albion
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 414-276-2250
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Milwaukee's Premier Indian Restaurant Maharaja meaning great king features traditional Indian cuisine inspired by the most northern regions of Punjab and Rajasthan, to the more southern regions of Bengaluru and Tamil Nadu. Maharaja will truly take you on a culinary journey through the largely diverse subcontinent of India.
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