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Bollywood Bistro

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3955 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030-3322
+1 703-273-0031
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3955 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030-3322
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It's a nice place and the service was good. We never had to ask for refills. The first thing we got was the garlic shrimp. The flavor was good, but the shrimp had a rubbery texture like it wasn't cooked properly. I don't regret getting...More

Thank ahirt845
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a Saturday evening. The service is excellent. The food is delicious. Large portion and good flavor. There is a large outdoor patio.

Thank Brellie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner here with several family members and had a mixed experience. The food (a biryani, chicken tikka masala, and a mixed vegetable dish) was good and served with a nice degree of spice ... nothing particularly special, but tasty. Service, though, was inattentive, especially...More

Thank LMOverby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a really enjoyable late lunch. Menu offered good selections The service was attentive and food was authentic

Thank Wrbcks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go here 5-7 times a year. The service is excellent and the food is very good. We have never had a bad meal or been disappointed with anything. They have a very reasonable corkage fee of $15 (I have never thought wine seemed to...More

Thank Tim G
Reviewed July 5, 2017

My wife and I had the Tikki for a starter, Bengali Macchi for an entre, along with rosemary naan. This was accompanied with a cold Indian beer. The food was really good and we love the spicy Bengal Macchi. The service was very attentive and...More

Thank Grk48
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

We attended a wedding where the food was catered from Bollywood Bistrow located in the heart of Fairfax. We tasted chicken tandoori, goat curry, jumbo shrimp and mattar gobi, among others, and everything tasted flawless to my palette. No wonder the restaurant has received rave...More

Thank csserious
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I stopped by for a lunch buffet and it was amazing! There are 4 vegetarian dishes, chicken tandoori, the freshest salad, desserts, and delicious Indian cardamom tea with milk to finish the meal. My friend loved the rice pudding and another round...More

Thank Halyna N
Reviewed June 17, 2017

We enjoyed the Lunch Buffet and stuffed ourselves! The food was mouth-watering, tasty, and full of flavor (not too spicy). I ate so much that I had to skip dinner -- sorry, I could not help myself!!! OVERALL the food is OUTSTANDING. The Service is...More

Thank Phantastic4u
Reviewed June 4, 2017

A buffet-style Indian place, which makes the prices they offer extremely reasonable. Delicious food, a clean atmosphere, and very friendly service. My only complaint is the food isn't very spicy. It's tasty and satisfying, to be sure, but because it is a buffet the spice...More

Thank Jon M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3955 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030-3322
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-273-0031
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