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823 N Charles St, Ste B, Baltimore, MD 21201-5387 (Mount Vernon)
410-539-0944
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Ranked #179 of 1,808 Restaurants in Baltimore
Price range: $20 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: Indian, Vegetarian
Neighborhood: Mount Vernon
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Good for: Romance, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet
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English first
Reggio Emilia, Italy
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

The place is nice and the food is tasteful... The service is perfect and always nice and available for any request... I place to taste good Indian food... I suggest chicken Korma...

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Vero Beach, Florida
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133 reviews 133 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I'm not kidding. All my Indian friends say it is the best. The lunch buffet is exceptional and cheap!

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Abingdon, Maryland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I'm not a very adventurous eater, and I hadn't had Indian food until I was convinced to try this place. You should either go with a person familiar with Indian food or at least have an idea of what you want to eat because the menus don't go into great detail about ingredients. However, the food is delicious! My only... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This is a Mount Vernon staple for very good Indian food. And the owner aims to please when it comes to ingredients and spicing. Consistently yummie.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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154 reviews 154 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Pretty good spread and they kept it stocked. Food only warm and my favorite chicken tikka was very dry today.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

My boyfriend and I ate here for the first time last night and we enjoyed every minute! I just happened to pick this place off Google maps on a whim. We wanted to have a nice night out. This place is in the basement, so it can be easy to miss if you aren't paying attention. The inside is cozy... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The Service and Food are always excellent at Akbar!! My mouth is watering just thinking about their food.

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Savannah, Georgia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

When we arrived (7;00 p.m.) the place was almost full. Good sign of things to come. Granted even though there's a limited amount of seating, everything goes smoothly because it's self evident from the owner, wait staff and kitchen work together and you can sense the pride they share with all their guests; from the couple who were last to... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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154 reviews 154 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I've been coming here for years. I love the meat samosas, mixed grill, and the rice pudding. They make a good gold margarita too believe it or not

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Baltimore, Maryland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

We went to buffet lunch on Saturday prior to going to the Walters. We liked the Akbar in Columbia, so we tried this one. The restaurant is downstairs from street level and you immediately feel like you are in a basement. The carpets, furnishing and tables are all in need or replacement. What once was elegant is now just shabby.... More 

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Additional Information about Akbar Restaurant

Address: 823 N Charles St, Ste B, Baltimore, MD 21201-5387
Phone Number: 410-539-0944
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Mount Vernon
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian

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