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Akbar Cuisine of India

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3115 Washington Blvd, Marina del Rey, CA 90292-5550
+1 310-574-0666
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11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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193 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,596 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Akbar's Indian restaurant is on a main road but not exactly in the tourist area but has an open kitchen where you can see all of your food being prepared. We had the shared starter of spicy chicken wings and when we ordered the spicy chicken wings we were warned that they were very hot by the management. Boy were... More 

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Thank SUSAN H
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Great food. We had a good spicy Lamb Vindaloo. The Chicken Tikka Masala was very tasteful. And good fresh Saag Paneer, with good spinach. Friendly staff. Would definitely go there again.

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Thank wolffman1973
Santa Monica, California
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250 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Good food, good company and a high energy chef! Food was plentiful and as tasty as any Indian food I've eaten. Courses ranged from veggies to all sorts of treatments of various meats. Lamb dishes were my fav's. Chicken dishes were also very good. Service was excellent. I'd go back in a heartbeat!

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Thank aresverde
Dallas, Texas
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

A very good restaurant in a no frills location but with excellent Indian food. The Tandoori is excellent with a very good Tandoori Chilean sea bass. A very good wine selection. The service was efficient and very pleasant. Moderately priced, we really enjoyed the experience.

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Thank Selwyn J
Marina Del Rey, California
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

Incredibly delicious Indian food...I would even go as far to say that it is the first or second best I have outside of India and Brick Lane in London. Okay, but not great, service is the only thing that keeps this restaurant from being one of the best you could ever visit. Keep your eyes on the prize, the delicious... More 

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Thank tgr57
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015

The food was absolutely delicious, the presentation was beautiful. We started with the Ginger Lamb Chops, they were aromatic and very tasteful. The Chicken Akbari was savory and tasty. They make their own Naan bread, we had the cheese stuffed Naan bread, it was exquisite. We can tell they work hard to serve the best food and that they love... More 

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Thank Bea4trips
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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105 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

The food was great. Slightly different than your typical Indian cuisine, in a good way. My only gripe is that the service was fairly slow.

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Thank mram28
Los Angeles, California
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

I've had Indian food in many places in the world and with no doubt I can say this place is one of the best if not the best Indian food I ever had. Nothing else to add. Delicious

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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

This was a very unassuming place, but the food was wonderful. My husband and I went here for dinner and split a few dishes. Portions were very large and the spice level was perfect.

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Thank Spicegirl123
Los Angeles, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

This restaurant has seen better times, from the outdated decor and furniture to the tired look and countenance of the counter staff. The lamb chops were lukewarm and raw, the tandoori chicken was burnt and the service somewhat sloppy. The cheese naan was probably the only saving grace. One member of our party did not want her food served "dinner... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 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 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3115 Washington Blvd, Marina del Rey, CA 90292-5550
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marina del Rey
  • Phone Number: +1 310-574-0666

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