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Kalpasi Indian Cuisine


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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner


Indian, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s nice to see an authentic South Indian restaurant, as many ethnic restaurants nowadays are making more bland dishes. Kalpaasi had authentic Chettinad flavor. I ordered the vegetarian thali while my husband ordered the Utthapam. Everything was delicious. I don’t eat much spicy food, so...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank LoveFood210
Reviewed November 24, 2019

Had paper onion masala dosa which came with good amount of sambhar. The stuffing was on the side instead of inside which actually worked much better and the coconut chutney was very tasty. Only thing is the dosa was thick - not paper dosa.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank 108Lexi
Reviewed November 15, 2019

I like the food, it is very authentic South Indian food. The flavors are fresh, exquisite and always have originality. I would definitely recommend this restaurant and will always come back to have some great food in the area.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Tots N Us Child... A
Reviewed November 6, 2019 via mobile

Had lunch here with family. Reached quite late, but the staff were very friendly and accommodating! Nicely set up restaurant with large seating area. The starters set the pace for our lunch. Very tasty prawns 65! The mutton kothu parrota and Biriyani was superb. A...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank eskayes
Reviewed October 9, 2019 via mobile

Very below average food, didn’t taste fresh cooked at all . Will not recommend, all precooked food taste like blend and no flavor

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank prushat
Reviewed July 1, 2019

you will experience some non typical offerings from south India here. The spice level is great. Flavorful without being overpowering.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank paul_p051
Reviewed June 20, 2019 via mobile

We usually go to several other Indian restaurants around Herndon, but this is the first time we came to this one. Food The minute my appetizer (Chicken 65) came in, I fell in love with the taste and flavor. We also ordered Appam (which was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Alsuperbro_Sellu
Reviewed June 20, 2019

Had dinner here on Jun 17th. The food was very good but very spicy. Service was average. The cuisine is Chettinad (an area in Tamil Nadu). Filter coffee was very well-made.

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank K V S
Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

The manager was very helpful and informative when we had questions about the menu. On a scale of 1 to 5 for their heat index we chose three and it was some of the hottest Indian we’ve ever had. We had chicken vindaloo and the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Foodisfun77
Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

We chose this place for a random dinner after a long day walking in Washingthon D.C.!! And that was a really good descision!! The food was superb! The staff was so nice and presented the food very precise since we have very various taste in...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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