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Dishes of India Fine India

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1510 Belle View Blvd, Alexandria, VA 22307-6530
703-660-6085
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 54
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Worth seeking out!

You have to know this restaurant is here to find it - tucked into a strip mall a few miles south of Old Town Alexandria, the Dishes of India has friendly/welcoming service, a diverse and comprehensive menu, generous portions and reasonable prices. We have dined there numerous times and every dish... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Alexandria, VA
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Alexandria, VA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

You have to know this restaurant is here to find it - tucked into a strip mall a few miles south of Old Town Alexandria, the Dishes of India has friendly/welcoming service, a diverse and comprehensive menu, generous portions and reasonable prices. We have dined there numerous times and every dish ordered is delicious. Good food, prepared and served well.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I eat here about once a month. It's equally convenient coming from Mount Vernon Beacon Hill or Old Town sections of Alexandria. The quality is consistently good and the service is consistently great. Perhaps the appeal to so many locals is the adjustment made to make Indian food taste better to the American pallet, but I agree with some other... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Simply Great Indian food. Hidden away in a strip mall in what seems like once was a storage cellar this restaurant is top notch service and quality food. Great take out as well. No need to drive to DC or Bethesda for Indian this place is simply one of the top in the area.

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Alexandria, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Family-run and delicious food, great service, cozy for family meals and romantic for date nights. Inside seating only. Cocktails served.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I love Dishes of India - It's a great place to dine in or carry out. The food is really great. It's windowless (it's below ground) and there isn't much to the decor. You certainly go there for the food, which is reason enough.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

You'd never expect to find such a nice Indian restaurant in the basement of a local shopping center, but here it is. The food is dependably good, ambiance is nice, and the prices are reasonable.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I'm not a fan of Indian food (usually too spicy for me), so when our friends invited us to lunch at Dishes of India last month, I agreed to take one for the team. I ordered the luncheon buffet and was very pleasantly surprised that I enjoyed everything I had. I gave up any pretense that I was familiar with... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Not a fan of Indian food until I ate here 5 years ago. Great lamb, eggplant and chicken dishes prepared as spicey as you like. Great service and reasonable prices. A local favorite so stay away so it doesn't get to crowded. Exceptional lunch bufet.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Stumbled across Dishes of India by accident one afternoon, as we both fancied some Indian food. We turned up to a strip mall and wondered what we'd let ourselves in for, but then we had the food and it was magnificent. That was almost three years ago, and we haven't looked back. The chicken is so tender, I don't think... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Yummy,this was my first and it won't be my last, needed something quick and simple and this did the trick!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1510 Belle View Blvd, Alexandria, VA 22307-6530
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: 703-660-6085

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12
  • Cuisine: Indian, Seafood
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

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?