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Zaika

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2800 Clarendon Blvd. #900, Arlington, VA 22201 (N Clarendon Blvd and Clarendon Blvd)
+1 703-248-8333
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Reynoldsburg, OH
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63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came in on a night when travel was challenging for many in our party, and as a result not everyone could make the reservation at the same time. The staff here allowed my husband to use their resources to charge is cell phone while we waited. We order 3 appetizer plates - quite good - and were finally able... More 

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Thank NantucketBaby
Greensboro, North Carolina
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This charming restaurant is tucked away in an upper corner of a shopping district, but well worth the time to search for it. Exquisite indian food served by staff who are attentive and knowledgeable. The kitchen is adept at adjusting spice levels so that no one need worry about food being too spicy. Had an exceptional meal on a Sunday... More 

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Thank Betty M
Northampton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure to eat here this evening and our whole experience was superb. Waiters were all attentive and could not do enough to help, we had a nice table nice atmosphere and brilliant food at a sensible price which indicated the quality of the food. Would highly recommend and definitely would return here.

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Thank lambo2004
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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300 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

My son and I went here for dinner with a groupon, which was graciously accepted no questions asked (not sure why others had problems with their groupons). The restaurant is beautiful and immaculate. We were served our appetizers within five minutes of sitting down (Aloo chat papri and garlic naan), literally it was that fast. Once we ordered, the meal... More 

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Thank TroisChatsLies
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

The food was okay okay. It was not up to the expectations. Though I liked the candle light and the way the table was setup but the taste of food was fine!

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Thank Anmol H
Vienna, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

The service was great and the food outstanding. Make sure you have the Spinach Salad, it has an Indian name but I can't remember it. They will know if you say Spinach Salad.

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Thank sheilafletcher2016
Arlington, Virginia
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56 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

The wall and ceiling murals in this posh place are like nothing I've seen in another restaurant, and the food is just as spectacular. They had a brief rough patch a couple years ago with a sub chef but are back on their game. Our favorites are the aloo chat papri appetizer, samosas, malai kofta (potato and cheese dumplings in... More 

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Thank Foody4LF
Washington, DC
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31 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

This restaurant lives off groupons and does not seem to care whether its customers are satisfied. If you come with a groupon, they will come up with all kinds of caveats on how it can be used. The only thing worth having is the buffet, because at least then you can see what you are getting in advance. However, the... More 

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Thank acca808
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

This Indian restaurant is tucked away in the mall, but you will not be sorry if you happen upon it. I knew from the moment I tasted the delectable complimentary papadum that this would be a great meal. Our waiter was friendly and knowledgeable and recommended the Kurkure Patte, which was amazing. I wish I could eat that every day.... More 

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Thank Casey G
Hartford, Connecticut, United States
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112 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

I have been going to this location since it was Tandori Nights. When I learned it became another restaurant, I was worried that it changed. We went and realized it is still the same fantastic food as it always has been. Great service, great flavors. My only suggestion is to please clean the bathrooms more often and pay attention to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2800 Clarendon Blvd. #900, Arlington, VA 22201
    (N Clarendon Blvd and Clarendon Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Clarendon Metrorail Station (Orange) Courthouse Metro Station (Orange)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-248-8333
Description
Tandoori Nights, offers an appetizing array of India’s regional cuisine, including signature dishes from Bombay and Goa, as well as vegetarian specialties from the south. A delicious complement to the main dishes, the traditional Naan bread, baked in the tandoor oven, is given extra flavor with garlic and fresh butter, spices, dried fruits and more.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?