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Neelam Exotic Indian Cuisine

1178 Route 35 South, Middletown, NJ 07748-2600
+1 732-671-8900
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1178 Route 35 South, Middletown, NJ 07748-2600
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Good food. Chicken curry, masala, smoked. Rice dessert not my favorite. $12 close to att ahs lots of friends

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LesterrTravels
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

With so many choices these days it is hard to find that diamond in the rough. Neelam Exotic Indian Cuisine fits the bill. Their Vegetable Appetizers for two were a great start. Chicken Tikka Masala and Chicken Korma came with nice big chunks of white...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank warsid621
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The atmosphere at Neelam is is very relaxed, casual and everyone is always friendly & helpful! My husband, youngest son and I have been there several times for lunch and definitely look forward to going for dinner soon.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank chrisarc69
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Consistently good food that is reasonably priced. Help is good and attentive. Many different dishes to try.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank lmeli24188
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Had food delivered from here and it was the best food I’ve had in Middletown since moving here 5 months ago. The shrimp curry dish was cooked perfectly and full of authentic flavors. My husbands chicken tikka masala dish was also delicious. Highly recommend!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Jill4115
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Neelam is a very nice family owned India restaurant that my family always enjoys. I recommend it to anyone who likes to try out different cuisines.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank nanco42
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We've been going to Neelam for many years. Everything is still good or even better ! As lately we've been trying different dishes. Their Tika masala sauce is the best I've ever tried. You can have it with shrimp or chicken. It comes with delicious...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank izzy212184
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Quiet place with good food and friendly staff. Not that big but a nice selection none the less. Always have a good experience eating here.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank dadof4gr8kids
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Sometimes it’s easy to forget about a really good restaurant because it’s been around for a long time. Neelam in Middletown is really quite good for traditional Indian food. It’s a nice casual setting to enjoy Tandoori, great Indian breads, curries, rice dishes, and many...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I'm so glad this restaurant is close to home. Always delicious, kind service and cozy atmosphere. One thing that would make the experience a little nicer would be to have soft Indian music playing in the background instead of just chatter from other tables. Our...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Carolann D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1178 Route 35 South, Middletown, NJ 07748-2600
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 732-671-8900
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