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Hot and Cold Cafe

205 9th St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1515
434-846-4976
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Ranked #6 of 275 Restaurants in Lynchburg
Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian, Mediterranean
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Buffet
Description: Lynchburg's Premiere Indian-Mediterranean Fusion Restaurant. Taste homemade Indian and Lebanese food. Try our lunch buffet Monday through Friday. Many Vegetarian dishes. Menu includes Gyros, Hummus, Tabouli, Falafel, Baklava, Chicken Tikka Masala,Homemade Parathas, Biryani, Chai, Mango Lassi and the best Kheer (rice pudding).
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English first
Lynchburg, Virginia
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

What I enjoy about Hot and Cold is the atmosphere. You sit close together and get to meet other people. This arrangement is not typical of Lynchburg dinning. My wife and I enjoy the Indian food. Very good with fresh ingredients. Unfortunately, there is not a large selection.

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

It serves Indian-Mediterranean food made on the premises. We had the buffet at lunch time on a Saturday. I tried a little of everything and enjoyed the mild flavors. The owner explained that there was a hot sauce if desired. Quoting from the menu, choices include:Starters. Sandwiches, Wraps, Cafe Special Medley Wraps etc. There is a web site that would... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Our first time for Hot and Cod Cafe on Oct 21. Warm greeting by the owner, Uday has been here for 8 years. He's a neighborhood fixture now. Makes a point to explain the buffet menu. Our buffet had several vegetarian choices, okra was specially good, Uday uses a little ginger and other spices, I forget but he is happy... More 

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Eastern Shore, Maryland
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271 reviews 271 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We finally decided to try H & C Cafe after many, many trips to Lynchburg to visit daughter and grand kids. And we found out what we've been missing. This place is just off the main street in downtown L'burg... which really isn't too busy on a fall Saturday at 12:30 in the afternoon. The smells are wonderful when you... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We were stumbling around Lynchburg looking for a late lunch. It was around 3PM and Hot & Cold sounded like a good sandwich place. We drove up and I said "looks Greek" from the food listed on the window. Walked in and smelled like and Indian restaurant. Looked at the menu and it was both! Kind of. Having photographed a... More 

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Lynchburg, Virginia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Lynchburg is lucky to have two very good Indian restaurants that have both excellent food and service. Hot and Cold is the better of the two at lunch. The lunch buffet at Hot and Cold does not have a wide selection each day, but what they serve is of the highest quality. The owner takes pride in serving foods with... More 

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I'm not a big fan of Indian food but every time I go to Lynchburg I have to stop at hot and cold. Great fresh food , great service and always something new and yummy on the menu. If you don't stop here you are missing out on some of the best food in Lynchburg.

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virginia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Lunch buffet hit the spot. Chef and owner came out to find out how I liked it and also said the custard had no eggs in it - only milk and fruit.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

I have been to several Indian weddings and have had some amazing Indian food in my adopted city of Washington DC--Hot & Cold ranks up there with the best of the best. I was recently driving my grandfather of 96 from his home in Florida to my home in Washington DC for Easter. It was lunchtime and we were near... More 

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San Diego, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

What a surprise for us, traveling through Va. from the West coast, to happen on this superb food in the Hot and Cold Cafe and with a friendly chef, Uday. We ordered from the menu, dal with spinach was so good that we took home 2 orders for dinner. homemade chutney, rice vegetable patak, mango pudding. Many vegetarian items.

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Additional Information about Hot and Cold Cafe

Address: 205 9th St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1515
Phone Number: 434-846-4976
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cuisine: Indian, Mediterranean

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