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The 10 Best Indian Restaurants Near Emeryville

Updated: October 6, 2021

Starving for samosas and dal? Head to these Emeryville Restaurants for the best Indian in town. We scrutinized top sites, incorporating millions of diner reviews for these best Indian restaurants in Emeryville. If you're after tandoori or Punjabi we know you will find the best Indian options at the Emeryville venue listed.

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Wazwan Indian Cuisine

Indian, $, EmeryvilleIndian, $Emeryville
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

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Vik's Chaat

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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Ajanta

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

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Tigerlily Berkeley

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

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    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life
  • Zagat

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Udupi Palace

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline

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    Hoodline
  • Zagat

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JotMahal Palace of Indian Cuisine

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline

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    Hoodline

Curry Up Now

Indian, $$, OaklandIndian, $$Oakland, San Pablo Gateway
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0
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  • diablo Magazine

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Mount Everest Restaurant

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

India Palace

Indian, $$, AlamedaIndian, $$Alameda, West End
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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  • CultureTrip

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East Bay Spice Company

Indian, $$, BerkeleyIndian, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Food52

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  • Eater

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    Eater

Why these restaurants?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We pored over ratings for 28808 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 restaurant reviews in Emeryville and 1901 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Eater, Food52 and CultureTrip had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. The restaurants you see have been featured in Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in Downtown Berkeley, Food52 - 10 Delicious Reasons Berkeley Belongs On Your Bucket List and CultureTrip - Top 10 Restaurants In Alameda. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • A great drink pairing for prawn curry

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for prawn curry can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some cold drink, particularly a glass of saffron lassi. This, sweet, cold drink balances the spicy prawn curry.

  • Pinot Noir and vegetable jalfrezi


    Food with spicy and tart flavors, like vegetable jalfrezi, should be paired with a red wine like Pinot Noir if you want the most to be brought out of the flavors of the dish.

  • The ideal pairing for shellfish curry

    When ordering shellfish curry, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Viognier, a popular white wine.

Factoids

  • chicken tikka masala milestone

    chicken tikka masala has an interesting history, but it is generally agreed upon that it originates from The United Kingdom. The tasty dish has become immensely popular and sought after throughout the world.

  • For the love of curry

    National Curried Chicken Day - have you ever heard of it? Well you better be ready to enjoy it if you’re in The United States on January 12.

  • 33,839 pounds of curry

    The Culinary Association of Singapore is the proud world-record holder of the largest curry, an impressive feat considering its weight of 33,839 pounds.

Parking tips

Finding parking in Emeryville can be tricky, especially if you are going out for food. Luckily, you can secure parking stress-free with our partner SpotHero, a digital parking reservation service.

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