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485 Main St, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1822
(413) 528-3116
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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New York City, New York
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Really, the low-key exterior of Aroma belies the excellent care - both in cuisine and service - that this family-owned restaurant offers guests. I am in the area every month and try to eat in, or take out from Aroma regularly. I have tried so many dishes, they're all delicious. The cost is very reasonable which is rare to find... More 

Thank Joy H
New York City, New York
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Vegetarian options and so many other choices as well. Variety of bread selection and wine as well. Aroma flavors and generous portions with attentive service. Great value in prices as well

1 Thank mauracurry
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a Sunday lunch on the recommendation of some friends. There was a lunch buffet so we went with it because minus a basic curry my kids have never had Indian food before. The food was great and my kids all found a few dishes they loved. The staff was friendly but would go from inattentive to... More 

Thank Mallowpufft
Dedham, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

The food was spectacular, although the service left something to be desired. We told the server at the outset that we had to get to the theatre, so time was of the essence, but oddly he seemed to ignore this request despite several reminders, and it took longer than expected to complete our meal.

Thank Diane F
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Though the exterior is a bit shabby, the food, service, and ambience are superior. We had the rice dish with meat, fish, and vegetables, and it was delicious. A great Indian restaurant.

1 Thank Jeanine B
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

On one hand, this is far from great Indian cuisine. On the other hand, everything is clean, parking is easy, and the family that runs it is very hospitable and efficient. For some reason, the lamb dishes are best.

1 Thank John G
New york
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80 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

We had a very good dinner here. The food was fresh and very tasty. Each dish had its own spice blend, so sharing made the meal even better.

1 Thank Babs1newyork
Meriden, CT
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

We had a memorable Sunday meal at Aroma. For an appetizer we chose the meat samosas. A serving of two in a crispy buttery crust. The nan was served with the main meal which included a large serving of basmati rice. We chose a chicken and a lamb dish, each were smothered in their signature sauces, one was curry, the... More 

1 Thank Celis0814
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016

Eight of us had dinner at Aroma one night and we ordered 8 different dishes. We enjoyed all of them. The restaurant is happy to vary the spiciness of the dishes, unless one had been partially prepared in advance -- e.g., marinated in sauce precluding more individualization. Service was good. Would happily eat there again.

1 Thank Judy B
Cleveland, Ohio
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Indian food is our favorite so we try them every where we go and we travel A LOT. Food was good , service and atmosphere were mediocre at best , because of that we would never go back

1 Thank 678serena

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 485 Main St, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Great Barrington
  • Phone Number: (413) 528-3116

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?