Mantra Restaurant and Lounge

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632 Emerson St, Palo Alto, CA 94301
(650) 322-3500 · $$$ · Californian, French, Indian
Rating: 4.0 out of 5"27 reviews ·


  • Mon - Wed11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
  • 4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Thu - Fri11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
  • 4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Sat4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Sun4:30 PM - 10:00 PM


We have reinterpreted your favorite Indian dishes with a lighter, healthier touch and present them now in new shareable small and large plates. Relax with cocktails and enjoy our Half Price Happy Hour in the lounge.We hope you’ll come in to experience the new Mantra.It’s Modern, Casual Indian. Share the experience.

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Business Casual · Romantic · Bar Scene · Credit: Discover, MasterCard, Visa



Latest reviews

  • Bunch of rude and unprofessional folks run this place

    Rating: 1.0 out of 5"by by RamShyam at Citysearch at Citysearch User Review4/23/2011My wife and I decided to celebrate, at Mantra, our 9th anniversary of the moment when we first met. I checked on the web and found multiple dinner hours listed on the web - Mantra's own website st... More
  • Unprofessional Service

    Rating: 3.0 out of 5"by by pen28 at Citysearch at Citysearch User Review1/8/2009A girlfriend of mine came across Mantra as she passed by and since we were meeting for dinner suggested I meet her there. She had to wait about 20 minutes for me as I took a wrong turn so she sat ... More
  • Good but not best

    Rating: 3.0 out of 5"by by shionn at Citysearch at Citysearch User Review10/18/2008It was our reunion party all my friends has gather together but we were not getting any idea where to celebrate this occasion, one of mine friend suggested that there is a best place to celebrate.... More
  • Not as expected!

    Rating: 2.0 out of 5"by by lisahazarika at Citysearch at Citysearch User Review9/26/2008We decided to try out Mantra and must say that they have a great place. There was live music on that Saturday evening. However we were disappointed with the food. We had the chicken curry and arug... More
  • Best Indian restaurant in US thus far, second best being Baluchis in NYC

    Rating: 5.0 out of 5"by by Lekh at Citysearch at Citysearch User Review4/19/2008I went with a friend of mine for a casual dinner. The best samosas I have ever had. I focus on the little things like chutneys and raitas and Chef Sachin Chopra delivered what I have been looking ... More