Amber India Restaurant

2290 W El Camino Real # 9
Mountain View, CA 94040
Amber India Restaurant - Homestead Business Directory

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Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, Amber India in Mountain View has earned the reputation of the best Indian Restaurant in the San Francisco Bay Area. Inside the restaurant you?ll find that owner Vijay Bist has strived to provide a cozy, relaxing, ?walk back in time? environment influenced by traditional Indian artwork and decor.
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Top Sentiments among Amber India Restaurant Reviewers

Best Indian restaurants Good Butter Chicken dish Spicy dishes Nice lunch buffet Delicious lamb vindaloo Amazing buffets Rich brown mildly spicy sauce Great flavors Fantastic Chicken Tikka Masala Like naan fluffy

Customer Reviews (32 reviews)


on Citysearch Jan 23, 2009
Good options for vegetarians. Definitely the better of the two Ambers in the bay area. Wait can be longish - so, be prepared (more)

Guest G.

on Judys Book Nov 09, 2008
I have tried many indian restaurants in bay area.I would say this was the worst experience.It is a noisy place.I ordered a dish (i tried it at many places) which was stale and had some weird taste, smell.On complaining... (more)

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on Citysearch May 07, 2008
I love this place, the food, ambiance and drinks are great. The food is tasty and the service is helpful. They even served my daughter something special Paani Puri that was not on the menu!The prices are reasonable , as... (more)

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on Citysearch Feb 01, 2008
This place was within walking distance to the hotel I was staying at. The food was excellent and the service was very friendly. The server was very good at suggesting dishes and was right on top of the water supply:-) I... (more)


on Citysearch May 22, 2007
My husband took me there for my birthday dinner after hearing some reviews. But it ruined a great day! The service was bad. Had to wait amid a crowd and were being passed up! maybe because we were Indians they just didnt... (more)


on Citysearch Mar 23, 2007
Good ambience. Very passable food. Disinterested service -- Maybe 10 years ago in the bay area, this place would have been unique. Today there are soooo many excellent and cheap places in the south bay and... (more)

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on Citysearch Jun 26, 2006
I'm Indian and I really like this place. This is one of five Indian places I go to eat Indian food and I won't stray. The food is appropriately spiced and their is a variety of entrees to choose from. The staff is friendly,... (more)


on Citysearch May 31, 2006
<b>The Scene <br></b>Located in a bland strip shopping center along El Camino, Amber India also boasts a surprisingly pretty interior of authentic artwork and elegant serving pots and utensils. <br><b><br>The... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Apr 28, 2006
The food is excellent with mild and spicy selections. On weekdays there is a great buffet for lunch. There is often a wait for a table on weekends, so you may want to order to go. Kids love the incredibly rich butter... (more)

Pooja S.

on Judys Book Apr 17, 2006
THis restaurant very conveniently located is definitely a big hit with the masses. But I would rate it just OK, as I don't think the food is that great most of the times. We are frequent visitors to this place. My husband... (more)
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