IndeBlue - Collingswood
IndeBlue - Collingswood

IndeBlue - Collingswood

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://indebluerestaurant.com/
  • Phone: 8568544633x2
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:30am - 3:00pm
    Sunday Brunch: 11:00am - 3:00pm
    Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 9:30pm
    Friday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
    Saturday - Sunday: 3:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Indian, Contemporary Indian
  • Executive Chef: Rakesh Ramola
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, BYO Liquor, Delivery, Entertainment, Gluten-free Menu, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access
  • Catering: IndeBlue offers to go party trays and in house catering for up to 80 persons. For larger events we have partnered with several facilities or we can provide catering to the location of your choice.
  • Private Party Facilities: Our dining room has an upper level for more private dining.
  • Private Party Contact: Heather or Rakesh 8568544633x3
  • Entertainment: Live entertainment every Thursday!

Getting there

  • Cross Street: White Horse Pike
  • Public Transit: Just a few blocks from the Collingswood Patco station.
  • Parking: Public Lot
  • Parking Details: Always free parking!
A word from IndeBlue - Collingswood
Indeblue is a BYO located in the quaint town of Collingswood, NJ. We offer a fresh, modern take on Indian cuisine as well as traditional Indian favorites. We showcase fresh meats, local produce and house-made cheese and breads. We take pride in offering a variety of vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free menu items that are both creative and full of flavor.

Chef Rakesh will take you on a culinary journey throughout the many regions of India. Our knowledgeable and courteous staff will guide you through your dining experience.

Indeblue is a top Zagat rated Indian restaurant and was voted "Best of Philly" by Philadelphia Magazine. Join us and taste the difference.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerFit for Foodies
  • Diners' Choice WinnerOutdoor Dining
IndeBlue - Collingswood reviews from OpenTable diners
116 reviews since May 20, 2014
Overall Rating4.5
  • Food4.7
    Service4.4
  • Ambiance4.2
    Noise LevelModerate
96% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
fit for foodies (81)neighborhood gem (81)great for outdoor dining (55)special occasion (52)good for groups (40)romantic (32)great for lunch (26)hot spot (15)great for brunch (13)kid-friendly (11)late-night find (6)scenic view (1)Show More
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    What a wonderful night. The food was as outstanding, as it always is. Chris, our server, was the best!!! Just wish they would bring back the Rose petal ice cream!!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding
    JohnW
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    We took 4 friends for their first Indian food. The waiter was very helpful and we tried an assortment of dishes including the goat biriani. What a great night. Everything was delicious. You must have some of the Kashmiri naan. It's a BYOB so don't forget to bring a bottle to complement the meal. I can say we now have 4 more Indian cuisine lovers. We'll be back.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • As usual great food.
    AnjaliVIP
    Dined on 9/1/2014
    We ordered Thali and the food was great in that also, service is always great. Will recommend everyone try the Thali as you get a variety.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Best Indian in NJ
    JulesNJ
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    One of the best Indian restaurants around. Will definitely be going back. Highly recommend reservations since it is a busy restaurant.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Pickyfoodie
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    WE always enjoy the food here. There were a few hiccups this time, but the waiter took care of the problems and we were overall satisfied.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Indian food
    hate2cook
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    I have been here several times and have never been disappointed. The wait staff explains the dishes with which I am not familiar. The thali is my favorite.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Woodysworld2000
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    James our server was very knowledgeable and friendly, when asked he was able to give us all the info we needed. The food was exceptional, Hot, Delicious and very well presented. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone interested in a dining experience that would be hard to match at twice the price, and no I am in no way related to the owners!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Good Food in general.
    goodfish
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    I liked my meal, it was not great but it was good. However, eating "upstairs" does get noisy, if you value dinner conversation don't sit upstairs. The front porch may be the best locale. The price of the meal was high, I've eaten her three times and now considering each experience I'd say the value is not there. I've had better Indian food for about 60-70% of the price I paid here. I had the gluten free Naan on each occasion and only enjoyed it once. But, on that one visit it was great. A really good idea. The regular Naan is good not great, but it will cost you $4.00 per serving of one piece. Every other Indian restaurant gave us as much Naan as we wanted for free.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Always Aims to Please
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    Food is excellent, and service is superb! Always an AWESOME experience!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • We love IndeBlue
    rousso
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    We have eaten at IndeBlue more times than I can rememeber. The food is always excellent. It is our favorite Indian restaurant in South Jersey and we have eaten at many of them!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Best Indian Food Around
    TaylorNicole17
    Dined on 8/25/2014
    Be sure to try the Thali with a friend! Gives you a great idea of all the delicious options they have to choose from!! Make sure to keep a bottle of German Riesling in tow!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Queenbee
    queenbee
    Dined on 8/24/2014
    I loved everything so much our first visit that I was wondering if going back would at least be as good. Well, everything was amazing. Our server was enthusiastic and encouraged us to try new dishes, the atmosphere is pleasant and friendly, it is super clean and overall a wonderful evening. One thing: if you like spicy extra spicy is RED HOT! This is by far my new favorite spot!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Very good Entree, Naan was poor
    goodfish
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    Three of the four of us ordered the Sea Bass and we all loved it, really nice, fresh, spiced and cooked just right. The bread basket was unimpressive but not bad, just not worth the $12 we paid. I ordered the gluten-free Naan, it was awful; doughy and limp. I had ordered it before and that time the gluten-free Naan was just great. So, I'd say this restaurant is inconsistent, sometimes great, but not reliably so. When we ordered our entree the waiter asked if we'd like it: Spicy, Medium or Mild. We ordered our fish medium and it was fine but the risotto was way too hot, so I guess he meant the risotto and even then they over did it in my opinion. My salad was a bit dry but the Yellow Lentil soup was good. All in all expensive, not a value.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great food and BYOB in SJ
    Lemmycat
    Dined on 8/14/2014
    IndeBlue in Collingswood is a great option for your Indian food fix. The food is always outstanding and BYOB makes it a good value overall. Outdoor seating is available if the weather is favorable. In addition to a nice a la carte selection and seasonal specials, for the price of two entrees they offers a Thali combo pre-fix (available in Veg, Non Veg or Seafood) that includes 2 entrees, appetizer, dal makhani, chutneys, raita, and Naan. I particularly like to go Thursday night when the Sitar and Tablas duo play which adds to the experience (pls tip them to support their appearance). Caveat: The indoor ambiance suffers a bit from noisy acoustics in the dining room, especially if there are obnoxiously loud patrons which is hit or miss.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Group of 6
    ml2013
    Dined on 8/14/2014
    We went to IndeBlue with a group of 6 people. 4 of the 6 were never at an Indian restaurant. They were wowed by the look of the restaurant. We had excellent service, and the food was AMAZING. We ordered 4 appetizers, and they liked one so much we had to order another (crispy spinach). We each got an entree, desserts and the famous chai tea. Everything was excellent. They could not wait to return! They also loved the music, and the energy of IndeBlue.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great evening!
    Hanejh
    Dined on 8/11/2014
    We chose this restaurant in order to celebrate a family birthday. There were six of us dining and the food and service were both outstanding. Without us having to ask, they even brought a desert with a candle to the table for the birthday celebrant. Altogether, it was a very pleasurable evening.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great restaurant!
    BunnyBear
    Dined on 8/8/2014
    We go to Indeblue often. We love the variety (changing specials menu with exotic or unusual choices) and the standards. The service is almost always top notch. Occasionally, we have gotten a bad waiter or waitress, but the owner is on top of that and they never last long. My one complaint is very inconsistent spices. I've gotten the same dish dozens of times and sometimes it is perfect, others it is barely recognizable. It isn't just the hotness of the dish, sometimes new or different spices are used. I find this incredibly frustrating, but when it is perfect, it is worth those frustrating times.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, great for lunch
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • great food
    Artery1234
    Dined on 8/8/2014
    Atmosphere was good and the food was very delicious. Our server was excellent.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, great for outdoor dining, romantic, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Love this place!
    Sweetz9422
    Dined on 8/7/2014
    Started dining here about two years ago and absolutely love it! Wait staff is always knowledgeable about different dishes and give great advice. Food is always amazing, no matter what I try! Nice ambience. Outside deck doesn't have the most scenic view but is still a nice, relaxing, and quiet place to enjoy your meal!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • First time and loved it!
    Jafipp
    Dined on 8/2/2014
    We loved exploring Indian food. The waitress was so helpful in ordering the right things for the whole experience. We will be back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • August Specials
    ml2013
    Dined on 8/1/2014
    We celebrated our friend's birthday at IndeBlue on Friday evening. Food was amazing as always. The lamb chops special with rum and raisin had such delicious flavor! We always have an excellent meal with attentive service. One of my favorite places for dinner!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • A little disappointing...
    Thao
    Dined on 7/31/2014
    I made reservations for my friends and I to celebrate a birthday. I left a special request on my reservation and to the hostess over the phone mentioning that it was for a friend's birthday. I asked that if my friend doesn't order a dessert if they could bring out a small scoop of ice cream and she said that it wasn't a problem b/c they provide this service. Unfortunately, the server did not acknowledge my special request. There was a considerable/noticeable wait for our food. We went on a Thursday night and it was NOT BUSY AT ALL. There was no excuse for such a long wait on the food. I'm really disappointed because this place is one of my favorites and reflecting on this experience, Indiya's service (downtown Collingswood) is far better.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • IndeBlue is great for celebrations
    lovegoodfood
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    We took my husband here for a special 60th birthday dinner. He likes it "hot" - and he got it "hot!" The food was delicious, the service was great, and we had an overall wonderful celebration dinner.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, neighborhood gem
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • one of the best meals ever
    josheVIP
    Dined on 7/24/2014
    we came here for restaurant week and had one of the best meals we have ever had! we sat outside on their nice little deck - it was late (around 9p) and it was very pleasant (and nice and quiet). chris the waiter added a lot to the meal - he made great recommendations and took care of us like we were his only table - GREAT WAITER!!! the food was so good i'm still thinking about it. it was a special menu so it's no longer available, but we have eaten here before off their regular menu and it is great too. the homemade fig ice cream (which i believe is on their regular menu, with a slightly different presentation) is AMAZING - get it!!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, late-night find
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always a Great Experience
    Weaver
    Dined on 7/24/2014
    We visited for Farm to Table week, have eaten at the Collingswood location many times. Food was wonderful, service was very attentive. Anyone who enjoys inventive Indian food should try the restaurant.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 7/23/2014
    you guys have to work on your reservation system. i reserve a table for 5 in the morning and it was not ready when we reached there, that was doctors meeting which i organized and i had to go thru embarrassment.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • First timer
    pattyg0405
    Dined on 7/23/2014
    We went there with another couple as a first timer in an Indian Restaurant. I was very impressed at the levels of food that they offer. It isn't a one size fits all. They had mild, moderate & spicy for many of their entrees. The ambiance was nice, and the staff was patient. When we arrived for our reservations, no waiting was necessary!! Would DEFINITELY recommend and WE WILL be going back!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Farm to Fork Week visit
    OpenTable Diner Since 2005VIP
    Dined on 7/22/2014
    I went to IndeBlue with two friends for Farm to Fork Week and really enjoyed it. They were featuring a 4 course menu for $35 which I thought was very reasonable. Our server was very accommodating and pleasant and was very knowledgeable about the food. The second course featured some items that came as one piece but we asked if we could order two additional pieces of each and they accommodated us for a small upcharge which we very much appreciated as we all like to share. I always appreciate that they ask your preference on spice level. We love spicy but it's nice that they ask. We'll definitely be back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Thoroughly Enjoyable
    Bons
    Dined on 7/20/2014
    First time dining @ IndeBlue and it was lovely. Plan on returning with family to expose them to your good food!
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Best Indian Food BY FAR
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    WE been going to INDEBLUE for about two years now. Servers ,chef ,and workers are all friendly and knowledgeable. You never get tired of their menu because every month they have a monthly special menu for apps,and main courses.Their desserts and especially their homemade fig ice cream are all outstanding!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • dinner review
    inde4me
    Dined on 7/18/2014
    wonderful tastes from every dish!!! no need for desert after a meal from indeblue.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Perfect!
    DomsMom
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    My husband and I go to Inde Blue at least once a month to check out their specials because we know the food is going to be amazing, the service superb, and the overall experience will be a great one! They have something for everyone!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always delicious
    Aminin
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    The specials change and are always delicious. We tried the crab balls one this time and it was wonderful. The Maitre'D was very enthusiastic in his suggestion.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Excellent! Can't wait to go back!
    Tara82885
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    Excellent food, service and ambiance. Wonderful menu with plenty of selections, just had trouble choosing! Reasonable pricing. Can't say enough great things, we cannot wait to go back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Another excellent meal!
    Diner1
    Dined on 7/11/2014
    We love IndeBlue and this visit was excellent as usual. The regular menu has lots of creative offerings, and the specials are exceptional!
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Fantastic Indian Food
    foodiefestino
    Dined on 7/10/2014
    My wife and I absolutely love this restaurant. We've eaten there many times over the last year and it is easily one of our favorite local spots. We switched up our usual dinner routine and ordered off of the July Specials menu, everything was delicious. The Corn Soup was flavorful and spiced just right with a nice hint of sweetness from the corn. The Watermelon Salad was refreshing and with a nice spicy kick from the spices and candied ginger. The Stuffed Chicken and Lamb Balti were both amazing and unique dishes that differed from anything else on the menu. Service was also fantastic, everyone that works there is very knowledgeable and helpful if you have any questions.
    Special Features:
    kid-friendly, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • 5-Star
    5star
    Dined on 7/5/2014
    As always the food and service was excellent, this is the best place for Indian Food, the taste and level of spices are outstanding, the service is always excellent and this is a MUST PLACE FOR INDIAN FOOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Excellent for special diets
    cerridwyn
    Dined on 7/5/2014
    Went to IndeBlue with a friend for dinner. We ate outside and received excellent service. Our server was very helpful with menu questions and had great suggestions for us. As a gluten free vegan, it us sometimes hard for me to find menu options that meet both requirements, but IndeBlue had several. I ordered a spicy watermelon salad and the onion bhaji and my friend ordered the sampler platter. We would both definitely return.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • reviewer2321
    Dined on 6/28/2014
    2nd time there, 2nd most amazing meal ever there too.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • IndeBlue a Must Try
    SirSpeedy4
    Dined on 6/28/2014
    This was our second visit, different friends both times; we were all very pleased.The staff couldn't have been more accommodating to our handicap guests.They explained every dish and how it's eaten. Very pleasant experience both times. We tried many new things the staff suggested.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall