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Bollywood Bistro

3955 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030-3322
+1 703-273-0031
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“naan” (14 reviews)
“rogan josh” (5 reviews)
“garlic shrimp” (4 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3955 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, VA 22030-3322
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

This visit was a group of six who ordered a diverse set of food on a Sat night. Chicken curry, biryani, lamb curry and kebobs were ordered. All OK but the chicken curry was rather mild for me. The place was bustling with all tables...More

Thank dennis2go
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

During our recent visit to my son in Fairfax VA, he suggested to have dinner at Bollywood Bistro. We ordered various dishes, I choose chicken curry. The portion was good and the taste was absolutely delicious, the best I have every had. We also has...More

Thank MedA48000
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Wonderful food and great service. Please tell your server how much spice you want in your food. The food is great BUT some people may want the spice level higher or lower. The vegetarian dishes are great. The bread is a must.

Thank Brellie
Reviewed 25 August 2017

The stopped by for the lunch buffet. It was a great surprise. The selection was extensive. The taste and richness were amazing. I could not stop eating. They offered selection we had never seen in another Indian buffet and we have been to so many....More

Thank Nedelka M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

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 30 July 2017

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 24 July 2017

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 20 July 2017

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

Thank Wrbcks
Reviewed 16 July 2017

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 6 July 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
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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
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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