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Dishes of India

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1510 Belle View Blvd, Alexandria, VA 22307-6530
+1 703-660-6085
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11:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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Alexandria, Virginia
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

i love this place. Some of the best food outside of India. Also, I feel like I am among family here as it is owned by the Bhatt family and all the people who work here are amazing. Highly reccommend

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Thank KDB21
Miami Beach, Florida
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94 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is much better than it looks. We were there for lunch and were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food. The service was great too. It is a place without any pretension but delivering what they promise.

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Thank Jean L
Honolulu Landing, Hawaii, United States
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Dishes of India 18 Nov 16 approximately 7pm. The restaurant was pretty full so I chose to take my food to go. My order was taken promptly and it took about 30 mins which was appropriate for what I ordered. The food was very delicious and I couldn't have enjoyed it any better. The customer service was great... More 

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Thank Jermaine G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service and food is delicious. Never disappointed. The lunch buffet its the best and the price is right. We definitely come back.

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Thank Manuel A
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We wanted to try something light, so we decided to order some appetizers. We ordered the samosa and a plate of chat papri. Great service. The samosa wasn't too my liking since the fillings were a little too mushy for me. The char papri on the other hand was very delicious and authentic tasting. I will go back to try... More 

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Thank hokies_k
maryland
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Y third trip to Dishes of India today. Never disappointed. The lunch buffet is awesome and appears to have a few extras on the weekends. Had a lovely Shrimp dish that was new ( to me) and 2 desserts.

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Thank woodbine8
Alexandria, Virginia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

We were tempted by the positive reviews and ordered carry out. The first impression was positive when we picked up the food. The staff was very welcoming. We couldn't wait to get home and taste the food. The dish that we got didn't resemble any of the Chicken Vindaloos we have eaten in the past. The sauce tasted like a... More 

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Thank vikunja2014
Lees Summit, Mo
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585 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,077 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Check this place out for their weekend buffet lunch. They have all your favorite Indian dishes and all very good. Great service as well.

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1 Thank postrawb
Torrance, California
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64 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We have heard very good about this restaurant through our friends, We ordered Daal soup, vegetarian biriyani, Garlic Naan, Aloo Paratha, Onion Kulcha, Vegetable vindaloo, Gulab Jamun All of them were delicious, affordable. Good service. Nice ambiance. We will surely visit the next time

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Thank Easwarin
Sheffield
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Drove some way to visit this restaurant. I was shocked how one dimensional, and bland the curry, and dhal were. Both dishes were an unappetising shade of dark brown and tasteless. Never again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1510 Belle View Blvd, Alexandria, VA 22307-6530
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-660-6085

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?