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4015 Lauderdale Drive, Richmond, VA 23233
(804) 360-8686
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Richmond, Virginia
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88 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here for a business lunch, and this place nailed the perfect dining experience. Helpful staff, on-time service, outstanding food, waiter(s) showed up at the exact-correct time. And the price was quite frankly too low for the food and service provided.

Thank xylograph
Henrico, Virginia
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64 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Welcomed at the door. Changed our seating for our Red Hat group. Got all of our orders correct. Lamb was delish. Waiter took the time to explain the menu and different sauces. Everyone was very pleased. The members who didn't think they liked Indian food really missed out. Many options to chose.

Thank Baileyh0
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

Dinner among friends and two teenagers couldn't have been better. The waiter and other staff gave us so much attention and assistance it made the decisions we made about or meal informed and very pleasant. We tried 3 different kinds of naan and also took a 4th kind of naan home with 2 vegetarian dishes for those who couldn't join... More 

Thank Bec515
Glen Allen, Virginia
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

We enjoyed the dinner at Anokha again. Never has this place failed to impress us and our friends. I will wholeheartedly recommend this place to anyone. Tarun was very courteous, knowledgeable, friendly and fast. The food was served much faster than we expected, in spite of the fact it was almost full that night. The owner ensured everybody was served... More 

Thank Ganapathy k
Singapore, Singapore
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109 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Never fails. Delicious, cheap, friendly. I've left off reviewing this place for a while, because it's been jam packed ever since!! I gave away the secret! This time I went and got the standard two meals and mango lassi, and asked them to just bring something new. Goat curry, turns out, is delicous. The cucumber, red onion, fresh tomato, spiced... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

U can not beat the price and quality of this Indian food-- try the saffron martini- goes very well w/ the food. The have a menu that u get Naan, rice, soup or salad, a main dish-- for under 15.00. This is served everyday for lunch. Staff are very pleasant.

Thank recovnurse
Newport News, Virginia
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food artfully presented coupled with good service and a cozy atmosphere. The prices were reasonable and portions generous.

Thank Recovered_Desperado
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

After reading the positive reviews, we thought will try having dinner here at Anokha. The ambience was really good. No regrets. But the food was not up to the mark. We ordered Lasooni Gobi, malai kofta, naan and vegetable biriyani. Lasooni Gobi had exactly 6 pieces and such a small sized Gobi florets. At least Gobi florets could have been... More 

Thank Krisarchish
Richmond, Virginia
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

We had a number of lunch dishes and apps. Nothing really stood out but the Saag Paneer was tasty. The drinks were good, too!

Thank Travelnut5050
Blue Ridge Mountains, Virginia
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363 reviews
269 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

My husband and I always stop at Anokha for lunch when we're in the Richmond/Short Pump area. They have lots of entree choices on their lunch menu, all served with Naan bread, veggie of the day, rice, and a small dessert. Service is fast and the people are friendly. We will return.

Thank sunflower35

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 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
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: 4015 Lauderdale Drive, Richmond, VA 23233
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: (804) 360-8686

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