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Shanti Restaurant

#857 of 2,525 Restaurants in Boston
€€ - €€€Indian, Asian, Pakistani
4197 Washington St, Boston, MA 02131-1733
+1 617-325-3900
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good52%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“naan” (5 reviews)
“mango” (2 reviews)
“indian food” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 15:00 Hours
Indian, Asian, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
4197 Washington St, Boston, MA 02131-1733
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Shanti has such an incredible buffet at a great price. The food is always so freshly made and so flavorful. I usually go there almost every Sunday and sometimes during the week when I have time.

Thank axsdf1965
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The place had good reviews online and we were looking to try out a new place for dinner, so went for Shanti. We ordered the chicken tikka as appetizers, chicken tikka masala and some plain naans. The chicken they used did not taste pleasing.The chicken...More

Thank Anish-Reviews
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Good place for correct price. Good flavors. Good attention. Good option at a good price. I will definitely go back.

Thank Raul B
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Shanti is some of my favorite Indian food (outside of India, of course!) When I deserve a special treat (and am sick of what the kids typically request) this is my go-to. The kids love the mango lassi, naan and mutter paneer. I love the...More

Thank Barb M
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Good food, great price and nice service. Lunch buffet, lots of vegetables dishes. Chicken and beef were available. Lovely condiments.

Thank saisiri
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Through trial and error, this is the best Indian food in town. They have a huge selection and you can order through Eat24, Seamless, Foodler, Grubhub and a bunch of other food apps. Their Tikka Masala gets an A+.

Thank 733stevek
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Firstly the food is awful and there is no smile on anyone's face while serving.. they just do the serving with of zero interest. We ordered aloo paratha and it is thickest one i have ever seen in my life and mixed vegetable curry (while...More

Thank lakshmiprasanna89
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Chat, chicken, naan, mango chicken, goat curry, potatoes & lentils, okra curry, gulab jamun and rice pudding for dessert with chai. Clean, friendly, good, authentic

Thank cjdesai
Reviewed 3 September 2016

This is a small, but very clean venue right on Washington Street. We tried several dishes and all were excellent, including garlic naan, chicken tikka masala (fantastic sauce), chana masala, aloo gobi - potatoes were just a bit under done, but the cauliflower was cooked...More

Thank Remdawg30
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I've never been in for dinner. Because I live close my husband and I always get take out. The food is delicious and the portions are big. Tikka masala is a bit tangy for my taste, but everything tastes delicious. Last time we ordered take...More

Thank FPassos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
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: 4197 Washington St, Boston, MA 02131-1733
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 617-325-3900
  • E-mail
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