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Dishes of India Fine India

1510 Belle View Blvd, Alexandria, VA 22307-6530
703-660-6085
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Ranked #5 of 654 Restaurants in Alexandria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $12
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Awesome food, and I love Indian food. I found this years ago because it is close to home and I tried it out of laziness, but the downstairs location and its humble decor belie that great food they serve. Any friends I have that try it also love it and being close, it is a simple way to feed guests,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Friends, readers-- let not the strip-mall setting fool you! I have found the best Indian food in MD/VA and it lies below a Belle View shopping center! My lady and I moved to Alexandria a few weeks ago, and in our quest for delicious Indian food (it's an addiction... we're ok with it), we took TripAdvisor's advice and stopped in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We visited Dishes of India on a Saturday night! As a tourist we didn't know where to go but thank God we found this place through Trip Advisor!Restaurant is very clean and staff are friendly and attentive! We ordered the house soup which tasted really good! The mixed tandoori was delicious! My daughter had some chicken from the kids menu... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

You would hardly find this unassuming lower-level restaurant in Belle View shopping center, much less expect that it has such excellent, budget-friendly Indian food and pleasant white-tablecloth atmosphere. We count it a real neighborhood find and have dined here multiple times. Succulent butter chicken, chicken tika masala, vandaloos, biriyani, and piping-hot naan. Service is always great and there is a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

I love Indian food and have been to quite a few restaurants. Dishes of India is the best. I didn't eat from the buffet as I've found in other places that it's best to order from the menu. The first time I visited I had Chicken Tikka Masalas (?). It was perfect. The sauce was amazing, the chicken was tender,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Dishes of India is a hidden gem! Located just outside of Old Town Alexandria in the Belle Haven shopping center, it is worth the short drive. The restaurant is located downstairs, but is beautifully decorated and comfortable. The service is always attentive. And the food...the best Indian food we've ever had! We highly recommend this spot!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

As if that was possible- this was nothing like the indian food we are used to. We have traveled the world and if you are looking for authentic indian food this is not the place to go. The service was great and very friendly. The food was too sweet and flavors (spices) way too toned down.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Great traditional Indian cuisine. The buffet has something for everyone, even if you're new to this style of cooking. The service was excellent, despite my arrival time. The buffet closes at 2:30. Well worth the money, even if you only have one plate. The lamb was delicious. It was nice to have the opportunity to enjoy it out, since I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

By far the best in Alexandria, if not Northern Virginia. The food is excellent, and the staff are wonderful and very heapful. I try and go once a month and love to bring guests who are always pleased.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We had our doubts......small store front restaurant in a strip mall and you have to walk downstairs to get into the restaurant that is a very simple decor- but the food and service is outstanding. Very reasonably priced for what we considered gourmet quality food. I guess the ambiance and location force the prices down but this is a winner.

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Additional Information about Dishes of India Fine India

Address: 1510 Belle View Blvd, Alexandria, VA 22307-6530
Phone Number: 703-660-6085
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 12
Cuisine: Indian

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