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11800 W Broad Street, Suite 910, Richmond, VA
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Ranked #23 of 1,387 Restaurants in Richmond
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $31
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Indian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Located inside the Town Center underneath Hotel Hyatt House
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  • English first
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English first
Richmond, Virginia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Went to Lehja for an early New Years Eve dinner. Lehja is small, "cozy" might be a good word. If you sit close to the front door be prepared to get a blast of cold air every time the door opens. On to the food. Had the appetizer special, at the recommendation of our waiter. It was by far the... More 

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60 reviews 60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

This is my favorite Indian restaurant in the USA and one of the best I've had anywhere. My wife and I have been coming here since they first opened and each time Sunny and his staff exceed our highest expectations. The variety of food is eclectic, aromatic and sinfully tasteful. The service is always excellent and the atmosphere is welcoming,... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This was our first trip here. Warm welcome, nice atmosphere --a bit noisy but only because they were busy. Well appointed bar, good draft beer selection and pretty decent wine list esp. by glass. Had some questions about menu and was guided through them nicely with some good recommendations. Service was very good and attentive. My wife out -ordered me... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I was shopping in the mall and decided to stop in. I was with my mother. The dinning room was packed. The atmosphere was clean but very loud. It was defiantly not relaxing after a day of shopping. The service was very good. The food was less than par. We had 2 glasses of wine, an appetizer to share, an... More 

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Arlington, VA
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239 reviews 239 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We reserved at Lehja based on the TA and other rave reviews. It's rare to go to a place with high expectations and have them exceeded, but this is one of those places. It was a quiet Sunday and not many patrons but they made it special for us. Wonderfully knowledgable and charming service from Raj, who had excellent recommendations,... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

For me, Lehja had only one problem--I wanted to try almost everything on the menu, but we have our limits. What particularly excited me was that it had such variety, and many dishes you don't see at most Indian restaurants in the suburbs. My server not only helped me to choose with his own recommendations and descriptions, but he let... More 

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Tappahannock, Virginia
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105 reviews 105 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

After past travels in Asia and Europe my taste buds were calling out for some genuine Indian tastes and after some serious checking with friend and colleagues Lehja was recommended..... and it turned out to be excellent treat and a total recapture of past memories. Everything was perfect with superb taste, presentation and variety. I'll be back many times! Although... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Excellent Indian food made fusion while keeps authentic base. Great out come. Great bread. Nice staff. Young modern atmosphere.

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Richmond, Virginia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I'm Indian and it's hard to get me to an Indian restaurant since most of the menu items are made mild and lacking flavor for the American palate. If you order the food at Lehja Medium Hot, then they are quite authentic tasting and the flavor is excellent. Additionally, they go out of their way to source fresh, local ingredients.... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

There are few places even in India where you can get this quality of fine indian food. After you are seated if Sonny comes and you tell him what you like, he goes out of his way to ensure that your food is to your liking. The rich variety and intricate balance of spices and heat are beautifully blended to... More 

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Additional Information about Lehja

Address: 11800 W Broad Street, Suite 910, Richmond, VA
Phone Number: 804-364-1111
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 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 - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 31
Cuisine: Indian

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