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Bawarchi Indian Kitchen

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10408 Venice Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-3337
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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43 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

What used to be called Bawarchi is now Zaffran Pot, and under a new management. I have commented elsewhere on the selection of Indian cuisine that Culver city offers, and Zaffran Pot is among the best. You can have your food there or to-go -- and in a rush hour the latter may be the better option since seating within... More 

Thank aksuresh
So Cal
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329 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2015

This area is a high rent, so the prices reflect that as well. For around $11, the buffet is decent, but of course, there are some that are better. I think I would be happier at dinner so no other Indian restaurant in this part of town even offers a buffet at that time. The food is standard fare...Mayura next... More 

Thank d l
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2015

If I go by the earlier ratings then I would say their quality has degraded. I have been here only once, leaving out Potato-Peas all the dishes were below acceptable taste to me. It was not worth the hassle that I had to do with parking the car.

Thank Pradeep A
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47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

Bawarchi has the most delicious Indian food, exquisitely seasoned, and each dish has such complex and unique flavors. There are wonderful vegetarian dishes, and the chicken tika masala is amazing! There is a lunch and dinner buffet, very reasonably priced. They offer an amazing pickled vegetable dish. WOW!

3 Thank AW1008
Culver City, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2015

This is one of the best Indian Buffet I had so far. The staff is super friendly and the prices are very affordable. The buffet have about 20 to 25 dishes includes appetizers and desserts. Also they give you a fresh garlic naan from kitchen or if you want roti its a whole whet bread or you can get the... More 

5 Thank John V
Culver City, California
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2014

I have been going to Bawarchi Indian Restaurant for many years and the food is the best I have ever eaten. I love this restaurant and the staff are extremely nice and friendly. The owner and chef, Dilpreet and the sweet lady, Rupinder, who is a chef there are the nicest people I have ever met. They go out of... More 

5 Thank Wendy M
Los Angeles, California
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2014

I just been here with my family the food was great. the flavor was soo good I was just keep eating those carrot putting. I recommend this place the great Indian buffet I never had before. Just try.. I am sure you will love it........

6 Thank rajash g
Culver City, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 10, 2014

Bawarchi has one of the best Indian buffet at reasonable price over 25 items. My mean message is in this review that the food at Bawarchi has great flavor and the staff is really friendly. Excellent job bawarchi also my TIPS are that try some gajjar halwa (carrot pudding)--(dessert) and vada pav (indian style veg burger).

6 Thank maninder s
Los Angeles, California
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2013

my favorite in Indian restaurant now this place is best I never been here but when I stooped by today for dinner I love it the so good 5 out of 5. the food was cooked so beautiful and taste was really flavor able I will be back for sure.....

5 Thank Adams J
Los Angeles, California
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48 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2012 via mobile

Bawarchi has excellent north Indian food, or a reasonable cost. Do not miss their missi roti, tikki chat and mirchi ka salan. We always land up eating too much. I like the rotis better than the naan. The chai is nice too, but it's a huge portion.

5 Thank dhandhania

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10408 Venice Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-3337
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Culver City
  • Phone Number: 310-838-2130
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