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The best Indian Food in Stockton according to online reviews

If you love big flavors, then chances are you're a fan of Indian cuisine. Whether you're an old pro or looking to expand your palate, these Indian restaurants in Stockton are a good bet according to Trip Advisor reviewers.

Swagat Indian Cuisine

Swagat is a hidden gem tucked away in the shopping strip on Grand Canal. Reviewers praised Swagat's traditional menu as well as the prices and service. Naan is always popular at Indian restaurants and fans think Swagat has their naan game on point. While dinner is popular, a lot of diners find themselves returning again and again for the lunch buffet to take advantage of generous servings, great food and quick service perfect for their lunch break.

Where are they?
2233 Grand Canal Blvd. Suite 205

Tandoori Nites

Tandoori Nites is the perfect place to introduce yourself to the journey of flavors that is Indian cuisine. Buffets during lunch and dinner are ideal for someone looking to really explore the different options. It's also a good option for someone who knows what they want, and they want it all. The curries are a popular item with reviewers who say they are "full-bodied" with the perfect amount of spice.

Where are they?
8102 Kelley Dr. Suite B

Amarvilas Indian Restaurant and Bar

Amarvilas is a newer restaurant, just opening their doors in 2020. The fact they opened during one of the toughest years for restaurants and that they're still going strong is testament to the quality of their cuisine. The garlic naan comes up again and again in reviews as diners can't seem to get enough. The vegetable samosa also gets a lot of positive reviews, making it a great option when you have a vegetarian in your group.

Where are they?
6680 West Lane

Royal Indian Cuisine & Banquet

Authenticity is the name of the game at Royal Indian Cuisine & Banquet. Their takes on classic Indian dishes have fans raving on review sites. The chicken tikka masala is a popular dish among reviewers, as is the chicken tandoori and lamb vindaloo. Essentially, anything you pick from the menu will be a winner and have you coming back for more.

Where are they?
7610 Pacific Ave. B-1

Maharaja Indian Cuisine

When you walk through the doors you'll feel like you've travelled to India. The enticing smells of the food, the authentic décor and the music in the background gives this place all the ambiance you could ever imagine possible. The chicken biryani always makes new fans, as does their garlic naan. The chicken tikka masala also earns positive reviews, and the vegetable samosa is a perfect starter. If you're in a hurry around lunch, come check out the buffet.

Where are they?
678 N. Wilson Way, Suite #42


Shan-E-Punjab is a unique spot in Stockton: one part restaurant, one part grocery store and all parts amazing. Get your fill on some traditional Indian dishes, with some fans saying they have the best samosas in town. Others love their vegan options. If you're a home chef, this is where you want to go when you're trying to source authentic ingredients to try to create some traditional dishes yourself.

Where are they?
3206 E. Hammer Lane, Suite B

Desi Grill

Desi Grill actually specializes in halal, Pakistani cuisine. The dishes are often similar with some slight differences that can be fun for Indian food lovers to try. Everything is fresh with seasonal ingredients sourced from local farms. The end result are meals that fans swear by. The seekh kabobs, chicken tikka boti and tandoori chicken are all incredibly popular, and sure-fire bets for your visit.

Where are they?
8626 North Lower Sacramento Road, #53

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