Category Archives: Indian

Street Kitchen

Street Kitchen, web site, 7943B Tysons Corner Center, Ste G21U (2nd floor), Tysons Corner, VA, Tysons Corner Mall I, floor 2, near the restaurant American Tandoor, 571-633-1820 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Zagat | TripAdvisor | Ylp] … Continue reading

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Bindaas

Bindaas, web site, 3309 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC, 202-244-6550 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | Washingtonian | TripAdvisor | City Paper | Ylp | Gayot] From the people who brought you Rasika, this place is … Continue reading

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Where to dine in London

I recommend two Indian places, neither super cheap but each worth it: Amaya, and Gymkhana Both are good for vegetarians, the former especially. Trishna is another good Indian place in London, though I won’t get to visit this time around. … Continue reading

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Chettinadu Indian Cuisine

Chettinadu Indian Cuisine, web site, 15124 N. Frederick Rd., Rockville, MD, 301-251-8991 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Google | Ylp] Get the goat soup, the chettinadu naattukozhi varuval (chicken in a tamil dark sauce, a real knockout), … Continue reading

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Curry Leaf

Curry Leaf, web site, 13919 Baltimore Ave #4, Laurel, Maryland, 301-497-2017, a bit north on 95, they are often closed for part of the mid-afternoon. (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | Washingtonian | TripAdvisor | Ylp … Continue reading

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Banana Leaf

Banana Leaf, web site, 5014 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC, 202-506-7554 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | TripAdvisor | Bethesda Mag | Ylp | Don Rockwell] Across the street from the bookstore Politics and Prose. I … Continue reading

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Sagun Tandoor

Sagun Tandoor, web site, 6007 Centreville Crest Lane, Centreville, VA (in Centreville Crest Shopping Center), 703-815-8000, closed Mondays. (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Google | Ylp] Might this now be the best Nepalese restaurant around? The chicken … Continue reading

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Diya

Diya, web site, 2070 Chain Bridge Road, Vienna, VA, 703-970-7500 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [zabihah | Ylp | Don Rockwell | Gayot] This is in that camera-shaped building near Tysons Corner on Rt. 123. They serve … Continue reading

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Bawarchi

Bawarchi, web site, 13949 Metrotech Drive, Chantilly, VA, next to Lotte Plaza, formerly the home of Karaikudi, 703-378-9100, they don’t always answer their phone. (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) Chettinad food, very regional. Get the chilies in … Continue reading

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Shakthi

Shakthi, web site, 3807 Mount Vernon Avenue, Alexandria, VA, 703-739-2400, where Po Siam used to be, next to The Birchmere (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [DelRay Patch] This Sri Lankan restaurant is a knockout. Get the String … Continue reading

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