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Ekta Indian Cuisine

250 E Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125-3929
+1 215-426-2277
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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250 E Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125-3929
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Visiting Fishtown staying in an Airbnb nearby. Some college friends are in the area and we decide to get Indian. My partner and I are vegetarian. The other couples are not. We were all able to find plenty of good options to go around. Everything...More

Thank Makayla D
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

So far best Indian restaurant I ve been, the food taste fresh and the service is very polite and attentive

Thank francesco b
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The buffet was excellent with a good range of meat and vegetarian selections. The chicken tikka masala and tandori chicken were so tender and flavorful. There was a corn saag panier that was very good and that I've not seen it on any other menu....More

Thank EABx
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This was our first visit to the new 3rd outpost of Ekta. By far, their Bryn Mawr location is the best of the three and is amazing and one of the best Indian meals around. Fishtown location (Girard) is also very good. University City was...More

Thank nskaye
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Had a wonderful dinner. The chicken in the Chicken Tikka Masa and the Chicken Saag was nice and tender, the flavor was perfect, the host was very attentive but not hovering over. Basic ambiance. This is a BYOB

Thank AkHasan
Reviewed 19 September 2016

If you're hungry for Indian food (and you're in Philly), stop reading this and go to Ekta right now. Or have them deliver! Packed with flavors, Ekta is outstanding. Highlights include the Butter chicken, Veggie samosas and Shabanam curry. I've toured the menu, and have...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We went for a lunch... the ambience is OK, food is Good, Staff is OK, restaurant location is OK too, pricing is Good. Overall an average one.

Thank blacksteallion
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Forget West Philly for Indian! Unless you know an Indian family who can cook you dishes you cannot find on any restaurant menu, you must make Ekta your go to place for dine in or take out Indian. Their sauces are the best I have...More

Thank Chalita2020
Reviewed 17 November 2015

We met our son for dinner in Philadelphia and he suggested eating at EKTA. It is his favorite Indian restaurant, Food and service were both good. We had the veg. samosa,garlic naan, balgan bharta (smoked eggplant) and .chicken tikka masala. All were good. There is...More

Thank ckatmomi
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Our daughter took us to Ekta in Philadelphia. She loves the Ekta in Bryn Mawr but they were booked. We had not eaten at an Indian Restaurant before. The food was incredibly delicious. The only drawback is that the restaurant is BYOB and we did...More

Thank Denise W
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Lunch, Dinner
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Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 E Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125-3929
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-426-2277
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