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Shanti

7 Broad Canal Way, Cambridge, MA 02142-4000
+1 617-714-5051
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
7 Broad Canal Way, Cambridge, MA 02142-4000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This busy restaurant does a fantastic job and offers really nice versions of all the standards. The food has a bit of a "home" feeling......literally coarser than many Indian restaurant preparations, but that is meant in a good way. Good selections of beers and wines,...More

Thank kelownatraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The lunch buffet is very tasty and varied. Enjoyed several meals here at a very moderate price. The service is fine and quiet. No buzz words.

Thank Kjell Arne J
Reviewed 8 December 2017

The food is good but the service is sometimes a bit awkward. Lunch buffet here is reasonable though you'll feel rushed by the staff if it's after 1:30, even if the place isn't crowded. As for the food, there's plenty of variety. The prices are...More

Thank sepowell1
Reviewed 9 November 2017

So I guess I should have listened to most reviewers on the buffet about staying away from this place. The buffet would have been worth $13 if the quality of the food was good. I got there at 1.45pm and was super excited to see...More

Thank Anshita_S
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I dined at 7pm on a Sunday in August; the restaurant was deserted. I ordered the Meat Samosas to be followed by the "Lamb Curry" - which I assumed would be somewhere between Korma or Vindaloo (there being no Madras advertised). Poppadoms and pickle appeared...More

Thank IainH99
Reviewed 28 July 2017

As someone who has lurked on TripAdvisor for many years, but never got round to submitting my own reviews, it was going to take something exceptionally good or exceptionally bad before I finally got around to writing one. Well that moment has arrived; I've just...More

Thank David I
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Some of the buffet items were tasty enough, but the potatoes in the aloo gobi were undercooked. You might be better off ordering from the menu.

Thank mrsirin
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Very kind Indian waitress with beautiful brown eyes, tasty Mulligatawny soup, inspiring Malbec, lamb patia to die for. My highlight of the day!

Thank SalSickDoc
Reviewed 5 May 2017

It's a nice place to eat with good atmosphere and decent Indian food. The food was tasty, and some of the food was very spicy, so be warned! The serving size was large, and includes rice and free papadum when you sit down. Service was...More

Thank Travread
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner as it is just down from where I was staying. Had an appetizer and goat curry. The curry tasted well but it was just too salty for me. If they added a little more curry, it would have been better.

Thank Leewho
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Broad Canal Way, Cambridge, MA 02142-4000
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-714-5051
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