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Shanti Indian Cuisine

) #776 of 2,387 Restaurants in Boston €€ - €€€ Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
1111 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA 02125-3301
+1 617-929-3900
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
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1111 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA 02125-3301
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently visited Boston with our family. Our family had two kids and they were visiting US for the first time. After the initial day of trying local cuisine, we wanted to try Indian food. On checking at nearby restaurants (we were staying at Double...More

Thank drsudhir2014
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

My friend and I ordered take out from here. It was well priced and we had a lot left over. I ordered the matter paneer and my friend ordered the Chana Masala. Both were delicious. The restaurant had both gluten free and vegetarian options which...More

Thank Kennedy S
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Well, if this is the little place in Roslindale Square, then I've got it right. I was so lost in Boston that day. That's what happens when you escape to live in Maine, then return to the big city. It eats you up. Speaking of...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is a very good restaurant. The mulligatawny soup is the best I've had, and the samosas are excellent. All of the dishes I've tried, chicken tikka, maki dahl, many others, have all been terrific. Hard to imagine going wrong.

Thank David P
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This is an Indian Cuisine Restaurant which open in the morning from 11:30 AM till 3:00 PM and then reopens in the evening at 5:00 PM and is open till 10:00 PM. Food is good.

Thank Pankaj K
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

I do not live in Boston so I cannot compare to other Indian restaurants here but this place is far better than many others tried in my life (out of India!). Food was delicious and portions are generous. Service is good and so the atmosphere....More

Thank AnnaRog
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Food here is AMAZING. Ordered the Meat Samosas, the garlic naan, and the chicken tikka as appetizers, and then had the lamb vindaloo and chicken tikka for entrees. All the food came right away and every dish was delicious. Prices are great, and the restaurant...More

Thank HunteRuby
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Shanti is one of my Indian go to restaurants for lunch. A must try, the food is sooo good. Great eats, ambiance and decent prices. Just try it!!!

Thank MzD_Boston
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

Great Indian food could use more options for the lunch buffet but it was still great, very clean including the bathroom great service and decor and the food so tasty

Thank Gillian J
Reviewed 8 October 2015

I always look forward to a good Indian meal when I get to Boston from the Cape where most ethnic options are very limited! I have been to Shanti many times and it continues to be rated by Zagat as the #1 Indian in Boston....More

Thank Denny670
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
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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 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA 02125-3301
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 617-929-3900
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More than 12 years after its inception, Shanti continues to proudly serve fresh, authentic South Asian cuisine. The menu has numerous traditional items, such as Mulligatawny soup, Indian salad, Samosas dishes, tikka dishes, naan, Roti, poori, Tandoor. Now with an expended location in Roslindale.