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Bombay Exotic Cuisine of India

3960 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3112
+1 619-297-7777
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (11 reviews)
“samosas” (7 reviews)
“lamb” (10 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:30 Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
3960 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3112
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a very cute restaurant but the food is just average. My mom and I went there on a Monday night the restaurant was not busy. We had the buffet it was $15. I had one of their drinks is was weak. I like...More

Thank amytud1
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Love the food here. Delicious. Unfortunately the service is always a problem. Slow or busy. It will take 20 minutes to be able to order your food. Maybe 30 minutes later you will get it. They are just a different pace here. Hard to get...More

Thank Amanda Q
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

GREAT atmosphere and GREAT service! Is it cheap/inexpensive? No. But is it good? Yes! Candidly it's a little pricey for Indian food and the portions weren't very big but we enjoyed ourselves (and their FANTASTIC cocktails) and would definitely come back! The eggplant Bhartha was...More

Thank SandyQTraveler
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I go there at least once a month and im never tired of this place. The food is awesome and if you go there at lunch time there is a very nice buffet.

Thank AlbertoMay
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Food was awesome! We loved everything we got, I just wish the portion was a tiny bit bigger for what you pay for the curries. Our waiter was AMAZING, I wish I could remember his name! He was helpful with suggestions, friendly and funny. One...More

Thank Meghann K
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

My spouse and I had a wonderful experience at this establishment. The food was fantastic, service was great and atmosphere was beautiful! We are considering them for catering our next event.

Thank shelleyvasey
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Tried as much as I could during the lunch buffet. Loved it all till I was stuffed. My girlfriend loved it too. Definitely coming back.

Thank Christopher V
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Bombay was AMAZING!!! Five stars for the food! Five stars for the service! Five stars for the atmosphere! Five stars for the entertainment! My husband and I flew into San Diego from Seattle for our anniversary and had heard about Bombay from a friend that...More

Thank LaDonna S
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I am not from India and I am not an expert on Indian food but I really liked eating here. The food was tasty and the service was good. I love the decor and would love to throw a party here. So fun. It is...More

Thank beachmamaesq
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Loved the decor. Looks clean. The food is quite okay. Went in for buffet. I wouldn't rate a buffet good if it did not offer paneer for vegetarians. This place unfortunately did not have any paneer. The samosa was nice. Food wasn't spicy. They should...More

Thank Veggie4eva
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3960 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3112
    (Washington Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-297-7777
  • E-mail
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