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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 good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“curries” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1178 Route 35 South, Middletown, NJ 07748-2600
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

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

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!

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.

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

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.

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

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

Thank Carolann D
Reviewed 25 October 2017

My friend recommended Neelam for a quick bite during lunch. It has a really nice Indian buffet. It's simple but hits the spot. It has a small Indian buffet but I enjoyed it. The greeting is warm when you enter. If I'm in the area...More

Thank Linda147
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Nice menu good food and inexpensive.the only negative is the parking lot is to congested.Good lunch buffet.

Thank F6653GQkennethm
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I've heard about this place and finally went with my friend. We stopped in for the buffet lunch. It's only about $10pp and it is all you can eat. They had a wonderful assortment of food and it was truly delicious! I look forward to...More

Thank DorothyF79
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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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, 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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