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Curry Mantra

9984 Main St, Fairfax, VA 22031-3902
+1 703-218-8128
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“butter chicken” (11 reviews)
“curry” (11 reviews)
“naan” (13 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
9984 Main St, Fairfax, VA 22031-3902
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Reviewed November 15, 2017

The food is really unpredictable here. Some days I love the food, other days the same food is very disappointing. A little more consistency would do great. I like the chicken kalijeera

Thank farhana z
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Went in for the buffet. The waitresses were friendly and the food smelled good. But as I went up to the buffet to get a plate, what do I see but a nice big roach crawling along the stainless steel about 2 inches from the...More

1  Thank Joseph K
Reviewed June 13, 2017

I had heard good things about Curry Mantra, and decided to give it a try. We ordered carry out. Chicken Tikka Masala, Chicken Curry and Naan. Should have been great? Should have been a staple they do well. It wasn't. The Masala and the Curry...More

Thank greek1899
Reviewed April 10, 2017

My daughter and I went here to get my "Indian food" fix. My first time, she's a repeat customer--for a reason! We were immediately greeted and seated. Service was excellent, attentive but not rushed. The food was delicious. Can't remember the name of our appetizer,...More

Thank Terry928
Reviewed March 22, 2017

We really liked the restaurant, the food was delicious, and the service was super friendly. We got the tandoori chicken for an appetizer, a goat curry, the lamb roganjosh, garlic naan, and the pistachio ice cream. Everything was delicious! The spices were great, the meat...More

Thank travelerxhan
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

We usually go early, between 5pm and 6pm, and we beat the crowd. Service is always great, we've had between 3 - 5 different people attend to our table of 2! The food is great, don't think we've ever had anything that we would not...More

Thank Melstravel3
Reviewed December 16, 2016

Good Old-School Curry Shop located in Fairfax. Have been going for years and the food is unfailingly good. Must be a Curry-Lover.......

Thank pmurphy2016
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

This neighborhood Indian restaurant seems popular because of its large menu and rather spicey fare. Ask what is mild, as needed. I had to ask for yogurt to cool things off. Food: 4/5 Spicey! Service: 5/5 Helpful, prompt, and friendly. Decor: Attractive and clean, Value:...More

Thank H S G
Reviewed November 19, 2016

A fantastic restaurant in Fairfax on Main St. featuring a varied collection of spicy Indian dishes. Great customer service and finely cooked chicken curry with tomato sauce and healthy vegetarian food makes a colorful combination with no compromise on traditional flavors. Ate a Mughlai Biryani...More

Thank jnkcityreviews
Reviewed November 14, 2016

This was our second visit (first visit was for their lunch buffet, which was so good that we HAD to return). This visit was for dinner, which is NOT a buffet, but served from the menu. We started with reservations for a party of ten....More

Thank Joseph S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$29 - $31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 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 - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9984 Main St, Fairfax, VA 22031-3902
    (Chain bridge, Rt 50)
  • Public Transportation: Vienna Metro
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax
  • Phone Number: +1 703-218-8128
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Experience our MANTRA (MAGIC) of making CURRIES. Enjoy Curries with Classic & Traditional decor. The Best of Fairfax.
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