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7905 Norfolk Avenue, Bethesda, MD
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Ranked #10 of 301 Restaurants in Bethesda
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Reservations
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- Sep 16, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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101 reviews 101 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

I am not a big fan of buffets, but Kadhai has the best Indian lunch buffet I've ever had. Everything is so fresh and delicious. They are also very conscientious and keep everything very hot and fresh and constantly replace things. The entire restaurant is very clean. Definitely try the rice pudding and the carrot pudding--so yummy! Kadhai is also... More

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6 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We visited this place because it already had good reviews and we hoped that we wouldn't be disappointed... And we weren't Pleased we book a table as it was just about full when we arrived. The manager and waiting staff were very attentive to our needs. We chose from a very good selection on the menu, and when it arrived... More

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69 reviews 69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

First visit, not our last! Food - delicious. Garlic naan, Chicken Makhani, Chicken Khadai, Lamb chops grilled with vegetables, Methi Malai Chicken and Mango Lassi were all excellent. The Palak Chaat was good but not nearly as good as Rasika's version. Mango chutney was ok. Portions are very generous. Service - very good: polite, pleasant, attentive. Will definitely return !!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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67 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We stopped in for the buffet after reading some of the other reviews. Tasty options abounded. Chickpeas, palak paneer, chicken, and lamb as well as other veg dishes. Pakoras and loads of sauces, garnishes. I thought each dish was tasty and each one tasted different than the next. Not so spicy which I like. The staff was so nice that... More

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Potomac, Maryland
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70 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Nice staff and atmosphere, delicious lunch buffet with many chicken and veggie dishes; the lamb is cooked to perfection. Rice pudding for dessert. Went there for a work lunch but will bring husband back for dinner.

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66 reviews 66 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Had a delicious meal the other night. The menu is extensive and has all the usual offerings. But they are fresh and well-prepared. The service is good and the food us nicely presented

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Spring, Texas, United States
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We took our family with 3 small boys here for the lunch buffet. This place was packed. Great service. Our drinks were always full. The food was very warm and I got to try some new dishes I had not had before. The naan was not cooked with a somewhat crispy crust like I like it. My husband and I... More

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Bethesda, MD
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145 reviews 145 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

It was aloo bobi and butter chicken to get a feel for this place and both were very good. Waiter suggested lamb curry baked in the kadhai for our next time. Place was packed inside and out on a Saturday night, but the food arrived hot and freshly prepared. Service is old school which is a good thing. We'll be... More

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washington dc
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is a fantastic restaurant serving authentic Indian cuisine. Service is superior. Diners may dress casually. Moderately expensive compared to Bethesda's other fine restaurants.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Indian food is my favorite so dont get my review in a really serious way ! Its really good! The buffet is excellent

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