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Bollywood Masala

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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23418 Three Notch Rd., California, MD 20619
+1 301-862-7735
11:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 21:30
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I really enjoyed our meal. Everything was on point except for the service. We aren't sure if it is always that slow or if it was just the night we went. We will be back since we both love Indian food. The goat dishes are really great and they have a nice broad range of curries.

Thank Ali C
Austin, Texas
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This place is great for really good Indian food. The owner and his wife are usually working the tables and have lots of good info. The menu is extensive from goat to seafood. They give you lots of food and I have never been disappointed with a meal there.

Thank Kutsudon
Virginia Beach, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Great flavors, very friendly people, lots of food for your money. Great Indian wines. If you haven't tried Bollywood Masala you should.

Thank maryanne716
Boston, Massachusetts
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63 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

At a gathering of family and friends we decided on this restaurant after several in our party expressed a desire for Indian food. Every appetizer, entree, and side dish was flavorful and enjoyed by all. Portions were good, especially as we shared across the spectrum of young children to elders and everyone was full and satisfied! Service was good and... More 

Thank Marie T
Lexington Park, Maryland
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

The service was good, they checked in on us frequently, and the food was superb. My fiancee had never had Indian food, and she loved it! The atmosphere was very nice, pretty quiet and had nice music playing. Expect a hefty bill for larger parties, but honestly I felt it was worth it.

Thank Chris A
Lexington Park, Maryland
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I had seen the weekday discounts and thought the Indian food would still be inexpensive on the weekend. I went with my family on a Saturday and it was pricey for the small amount of food you got. I had some kind of chicken and rice dish that was flavored with curry and a bit too spicy. My wife had... More 

Thank Ronald P
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The new location is open and bright. The food is spiced and cooked properly. It's delicious. The service is professional and courteous, down to earth and avoids stuffiness. We loved taking out from the old location. This location is worth sitting down and enjoying dinner and drinks. Two thumbs up.

Thank Lavern Lydiah W... G
Lexington Park, Maryland
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I was ignored by 3 waiters that were working my area of the dining area. Yes. I am a particular diner. I expect atleast an acknowledgement with in the first 10 minutes. That didn't happen. I should have known to leave right then, but I had a craving. The staff kept passing me over because they were fawning all over... More 

Thank Elizabeth W
Hollywood, Maryland, United States
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83 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

The food is so delicious. However, the service is just terrible. Sadly, this isn't even the first time the service was bad. It is consistently twrrible. My advice, order your food and carry out.

Thank Peggy A
Great Mills, Md
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I've been eating at Bollywood for a few years now and I can say it is my favorite restaurant in St. Mary's County. I don't think I've ever had one thing I didn't love. My personal favorites are the Chicken Bollywood and the Chicken Makhani Madras. Everything is always flavorful and fresh. It's such a nice change from the overkill... More 

Thank Melanie W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23418 Three Notch Rd., California, MD 20619
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  California
  • Phone Number: +1 301-862-7735

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